Toot Toot! (that’s my horn right there)

Posted by Lipglossiping On November - 22 - 2011

By some twilight zone-esque stroke of good fortune, I’m one of the nominated top 6 beauty blogs in the Handbag.com 2011 Beauty Awards.

The competition is ridiculously tough and once you click through to see it, you’ll be like “sorry Char, her’s is actually better” and I’d probably agree with you but I do have a secret weapon up my sleeve to curry favour.

Having had a look at the awards in closer detail, it appears that if I win, I get to exercise bragging rights and a badge.  However, when you submit a vote for your favourite, you can enter into a draw to win all sorts of wondrous, beauty prizes.  So really… you could say that I’m actually asking you to do this for your own benefit…

…but I won’t, ‘cos otherwise you’d definitely vote for someone else.

 

p.s.  I’m not a video blogger – have I just disqualified myself?

p.p.s.  The beauty blog category is on the first page.  Lazy.

p.p.p.s.  I like things in threes.  Thank you!

 


20 Responses to “Toot Toot! (that’s my horn right there)”

  1. Gillian Close says:

    Voted for you !! 😀

  2. redtiger21 says:

    Voted for you- best of luck!

  3. May says:

    I am SO voting for youuu :)

  4. Anitacska says:

    I’ve voted! :)

    Have to say though, the products are really random, but what’s werirdest is that you can vote for Sephora as best online retailer. Last time I checked this was the UK and there’s no Sephora!? *scratches head*

  5. Siobhan says:

    i wouldn’t worry about the fact it says video bloggers – in the blurbs it doesn’t even mention videos and doesn’t seem to realise that Pixiwoo is 2 people!

    x

  6. Alicat says:

    I voted! Good luck! xx

  7. Caroline says:

    I’ve voted for you! Do have to agree with the randomess of the products to vote for!

  8. teenee says:

    lipglossiping for the win! 😀

  9. Amy says:

    Voted! Says alot about how much I love this blog if Lisa Eldridge was a contender!!

  10. chell says:

    vote for youu 😀

  11. Lilmiznutcase says:

    Voted for you and good luck, but I do agree that some of the products nominated seem a bit random. Also 30 categories is a lot! I ended up skipping a lot of them because I hadn’t used any of the products in the category. There seem to be so many beauty awards now, it’s hard to know which are worth focusing on.

  12. Jude Dunn says:

    Have voted for you, good luck :) Jude xx @jadlgw

  13. Leah says:

    I already voted before I saw this so NER 😀

  14. mary says:

    voted for you!, (your blog is GREAT and deserves to be up there among the best) xx

  15. Thank you very much everyone, for not just your votes but generally being lovely and making today brim with awesomeness! x

  16. Sarah says:

    You are hand-on-heart my number 1 daily must-read beauty blog, so you got my vote, although some of the other nominees are awesome too.

    Is Aimee McKenna a YouTuber? Her blog hasn’t been updated since May so I guess the content must be on YT?

  17. Consider my vote for you cast :-) I have to agree the list is a bit random.

    Samantha

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

LUSH Blousey Shampoo leaves me feeling shirty...

I don’t have the easiest scalp in the world to please. It’s dry, much like my hair and this time of year is when it’s …

Monday Musings: The next BIG face... is it worth it?

Gwen Stefani, Rachel Weisz, Cheryl Cole, Eva Longoria, Scarlett Johansson, Andie MacDowell, Beyonce, Natalie Imbruglia, J-Lo, Gerald Butler, Jane Fonda, Halle Berry, Diane Kruger… …what …

Butter London Scoundrel NOTD

An oldie because my nails haven’t been this long for nearly a year but they do show off this gorgeous shade quite well (even if …

Winter Warmers: The ultimate Cold Weather Fragrances!

If the Met Office is to be believed, we’re ‘in for it’ (technical description) this Winter, I hope so anyway… I’ve just bought some bargain …

Guest Review – Liz Earle Young Skin Try-Me Kit

I’m delighted to introduce my latest guest reviewer Rachel from the delightful QueenofTurquoise.  As a more suitable candidate age-wise than me, she’s been trialling the …

Laser Thread Vein Removal with Sk:n Clinics: A before/during/after with pictures

  Fifty years ago, there was very little we could do about most cosmetic imperfections.  Children wore port-wine stains and birthmarks on their skin their …

Currently reading: Passport to Beauty by Shalini Vadhera

I received an email after my post about geography and beauty to recommend a book which is basically all about… geography and beauty.  It’s called …

Video: Holiday Skincare Packing

Apologies for the shitty quality, this was an impromptu idea after packing up my skincare/makeup for my holiday.  I’ve uploaded two videos – one to …

NOTD - Jessica Nails Black Ice

Introducing the Stumpsters!  My new look teeny weeny fingernails! The fabulous LionLovingTiger brought it to my attention that every cloud has a silver lining and …

FOTD - GOSH Smoky Eyes Palette

Here’s that FOTD I promised showing the GOSH Smoky Eyes Palette I was sent. Remember the one? No, sorry not that one… I meant this …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads