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Hosts (and friends!) Jessica Matlin and Jennifer Goldstein turn up the volume and bring you the big, juicy, world of beauty on their weekly podcast. With day jobs as beauty editors, Jess & Jenn are plugged in to the industry's latest news and share their inside access along with candid stories of their beauty adventures, from celebrity interviews and freaky new facials to miracle products and epic beauty fails. Each week, they also get advice from their favorite people in the business, including Hollywood makeup pros, perfumers, plastic surgeons, and even the manicurist at their local nail salon. Delivered with a heavy dose of fun, Fat Mascara is where beauty obsessives can get their fix.


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Special Mini Ep: Meet the Founders Behind Sparked at Ulta Beauty's Star Brands
00:11:40

In this bonus episode, we bring our burning beauty questions to founders Lauren Bosworth (of Love Wellness), Zoe Boiku (of Zoeva), Sharon Chuter (of Uoma Beauty), and Lilit Caradanian (of Elcie Cosmetics). We talk about everything from why feminine wellness is now A Thing, to the best way to apply foundation. This commercial-free podcast is produced in partnership with our friends at Ulta Beauty. They are dedicated to bringing up-and-coming brands to beauty lovers. Visit ulta.com/sparked to find out more and shop the Sparked at Ulta Beauty virtual experience. 

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Oct 17, 2019
Ep 178: Ask a Facialist: Renée Rouleau
00:53:30

Aesthetician Renée Rouleau answers your questions: How to find a great facialist, how much treatments should cost, which at-home skincare devices are actually worth it, and more! Before that, we discuss your feedback to last week’s segment on bullying in the beauty industry and Jess reconsiders acrylic nails. 


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Oct 15, 2019
Ep 177: We Still Need to Talk About Breast Cancer
00:44:56

Elizabeth Hurley, global ambassador for the Estée Lauder Companies' Breast Cancer Campaign, explains why her work to support breast cancer research will never be done. Plus, Jenn and Jess weigh in on a viral discussion about bullying in the beauty industry and discuss a new advancement in vegan color cosmetics. 


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Oct 08, 2019
Ep 176: Perfume, Tattoos, and Skateboards with D.S. & Durga's Co-Founder
00:37:02

David Seth Motlz, of D.S. & Durga, talks about how he became a self-trained perfumer, the bacon-y smell of autumn leaves, and the difference between natural and synthetic fragrance compounds. Plus, David plays co-host with Jenn and they discuss how streetwear has influenced the beauty biz and the best way to heal a fresh tattoo. 


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Oct 01, 2019
Special Mini Ep: Our Favorite Beauty Buys from Sparked at Ulta Beauty
00:14:58

In this bonus mini podcast, we shopped (separately!) for our favorite beauty products from four emerging brands in the new Sparked at Ulta Beauty program: Uoma Beauty, Zoeva, Elcie Cosmetics, and Love Wellness. Now, we're coming together to compare hauls and share our tips for using the products. This commercial-free podcast was produced in partnership with our friends at Ulta Beauty. They are dedicated to bringing up-and-coming brands to beauty lovers. Visit ulta.com/sparked to find out more and shop the Sparked at Ulta Beauty virtual experience.


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Sep 27, 2019
Ep 175: How Beauty Companies Build Their Brands & Stores
00:55:19

Christopher Skinner, founder of School House, an agency that works BTS on brands like Pat McGrath Labs, L'Occitane, and Eve Lom, talks about trends in the industry, what brands should (and shouldn't) do to refresh their images, and how marketing strategies differ in China and India, and he shares so many more "who knew?" beauty nuggets. Plus, Jenn & Jess talk about fall’s best floral perfumes and discuss Victoria Beckham’s new makeup line.


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Sep 24, 2019
Special Ep: Derm Secrets for Strong Skin, with Dr. Erin Gilbert
00:29:48

In this bonus podcast, internationally recognized dermatologist and neuroscientist Erin Gilbert, MD, PhD, FAAD, explains how external and internal daily aggressors (called the exposome) affect your complexion, and what you can do to keep it healthy. (Hint: These factors cause 80% skin aging, so skincare matters! Mineral-rich French thermal water may be in order!). This special mini episode was produced in partnership with our friends and skincare experts at Vichy Laboratories. Visit vichyusa.com to learn more about the #1 anti-aging brand in European Pharmacies.


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Sep 19, 2019
Ep 174: Talking Too Faced with co-founder Jerrod Blandino
00:52:50

Too Faced co-founder Jerrod Blandino is here to chat about his journey from the Estée Lauder counter to building a brand that was acquired by the beauty giant. He also opens up about money, spirituality, mascara, and more. Before that, we talk labiaplasty (!), Birkenstock’s new skincare line, and the newest take on pastel hair. 


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Sep 17, 2019
Ep 173: Jess & Jenn’s Big Life News (and Fashion Week!)
00:28:28

It’s just us this episode, but we’ve got lots to discuss: some personal news, the appropriate age to start wearing makeup, our favorite beauty looks from New York Fashion Week, and more.


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Sep 11, 2019
Ep 172: Throwback Epsiode! Makeup Artist Kristofer Buckle
01:04:12

Makeup Kristofer Buckle is one of our favorite (and most hilarious) interviews, so we thought it was worth giving it another spin! Buckle gets real about his humble beginnings to touring the world with star clients like Mariah Carey. Expect unfiltered makeup advice—Buckle isn't afraid to be blunt (and that's why we love him). We'll be back next week with a fresh episode! 


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Sep 03, 2019
Ep 171: Ask the Cosmetic Chemist
00:44:50

Cosmetic chemist and founder of BeautyStat Ron Robinson answers your biggest questions about all things ingredients, from clean beauty to essential oils and where to find unbiased product info online. This is a must-listen for anyone who is serious about skincare! Before that: We discuss our SPF pet peeve and the pros and cons of dermaplaning. 


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Aug 27, 2019
Ep 170: How Many Foundation Shades Does the World Need?
00:45:48

Chemist Balanda Atis, the head of L'Oréal's Multicultural Beauty Lab and Face Lab, talks about how she develops foundation formulas, expan shade ranges, the myth of makeup "oxidation," and the secret to a great mascara. Plus, we salute Intern Tiff on her last show and discuss Disney beauty collabs for grownups. 


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Aug 20, 2019
Ep 169: This Podcast May Save Your Life
00:42:42

The president of the Skin Cancer Foundation, dermatologist Dr. Deborah Sarnoff, is here to bust some myths about sun protection, share her SPF knowledge, and explain exactly when, why, and how to get a skin check. Plus, pale blotches on your skin (and what to do about them), flexible foundation formulas, and the reason Jenn should not be allowed to cut her own hair. 


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Aug 13, 2019
Ep 168: Acupuncture Explained
00:58:45

Dr. Shari Auth, co-founder of WTHN, helps demystify the world of Chinese medicine, from acupuncture to herbs. She also shares her tips for getting more zen, even if you can't make it to her buzzy NYC studio. (PS: Her voice may be the most soothing we've ever had on this podcast. Prepare to bliss out.) Before that, we discuss a cool new body treatment, the (surprising) results of the Harper's Bazaar Real Beauty survey, and what to do about bug bites.


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Aug 06, 2019
Ep 167: Dewy Dumplings (!) with Makeup Artist Nam Vo
00:43:39

Celebrity makeup artist Nam Vo (who works with Chrissy Teigen, Aimee Song, and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley) talks about her job at a strip club, how to get #dewydumpling skin, THOT makeup, glow porn, and so much more. Plus, beauty travel tips and Jenn's cure for bumps on your butt.


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Jul 30, 2019
Ep 166: Disrupting the Manicure
00:53:38

Olive & June CEO and founder Sarah Gibson Tuttle shares tricks for DIY-ing your mani, explains how to find an ethical nail salon, and offers invaluable advice to budding entrepreneurs. Before that: thoughts on Lady Gaga’s new makeup line and the beauty world's butt wars (really).


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Jul 23, 2019
Ep 165: Redness, Rosacea, Face Dandruff & All the Weird Stuff
00:52:48

Dr. Francesca Fusco teaches you how to "search and destroy" all your skin issues (redness, rosacea, angiomas, seborrheic dermatitis) and shares her favorite skin rejuvenators, like PDO thread lifts and the product one of her patients calls "Jesus in a bottle." Before that, we discuss solutions for dry toenails, the disappearance of the world's frankincense, and California's law banning discrimination based on one's hairstyle.


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Jul 16, 2019
Ep 164: Chaz Dean & the No-Poo Revolution
01:13:48

Chaz Dean, founder of Wen Hair Care, talks about his journey from hair assistant to one of the most successful—and recognizable—names in beauty. Chaz discusses his game-changing hair philosophy, life as a public figure, as well as the most difficult period in his career. Before that: We review a new custom face cream, unpack the EU's "clean beauty" crackdown, and discuss the strange politics surrounding body makeup. 


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Jul 09, 2019
Ep 163: Actives, Antioxidants, and the Truth About Topicals
00:58:49

Dermatologist Dr. Macrene Alexiades dives deep on antioxidants, barrier protection, and active ingredients—topics that are talked about a lot in beauty but rarely explained. (Warning: You may expect more from your skincare after this episode!) Before that, we discuss the best anti-chafing products for the summer and why we never want to be photographed next to Emily Ratajkowski.


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Jul 02, 2019
Ep 162: Secrets of a Braider
01:00:13

Braider and hair stylist Kamilah, aka @mshairandhumor, pops by to talk all things braids, from techniques and maintenance to who can wear them (and who can't). Before that: We talk about skincare for menopause as well as our favorite perfumes for summer.


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Jun 25, 2019
Ep 161: Drunk Elephant Founder Tiffany Masterson
00:58:34

Drunk Elephant founder Tiffany Masterson stays true to her promise of full transparency, discussing the ingredients that her skincare brand avoids and why (the answers will surprise you!), what "clean" means, how she manages social media controversies, and the rumored sale of her company. Plus, Jenn's hair and makeup for her wedding; incels getting plastic surgery to look like "Chads"; and sensory-inclusive hair salons.


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Jun 18, 2019
Ep. 160: The Elegant Elizabeth Hurley
00:24:44

Elizabeth Hurley, Global Ambassador for The Estée Lauder Companies’ Breast Cancer Campaign, pops by to talk about beauty, philanthropy, swimwear, even farming.


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Jun 11, 2019
Ep 159: Gucci Westman Gets Real
01:03:37

Makeup Gucci Westman opens up about meditation, makeup school, creating a perfect complexion, and of course, her line, Westman Atelier. Before that: We try and define "clean beauty" and Jenn tests out the new lash perms.


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Jun 04, 2019
Ep. 158: Ayurveda for the Real Girl
01:04:27

Uma Oils founder Shrankhla Holecek explains the simple ways we can all make Ayurveda a part of our lives, from dry brushing to tongue scraping. Before that, we discuss Big Body Shop news; contemplate the scent of a relationship; and debate skincare fridges. 


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May 28, 2019
Ep 157: The Park Avenue Face
01:08:10

Plastic surgeon Dr. Andrew Jacono talks about new facelift techniques, preventative Botox, the perils of too much injectable filler, and how he can tell which celebrities have had "work" done. Plus: The James Charles controversy; why facialist brands are the new doctor brands; and how to improve your vagal tone (so you can chill out).


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May 21, 2019
Ep. 156: The Fashionable Podiatrist
01:04:13

Dr. Emily Splichal talks all about feet, from the pretty (pedicures, polish, moisturizing) to the ugly (fungus, bunions, corns), and shares lots of helpful tips. Plus: We weigh in on Glossier's latest drop (a combo eye-and-lip cream) and discuss a new FDA study detailing how common sunscreen ingredients, including oxybenzone, are absorbed into the bloodstream. 


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May 14, 2019
Ep 155: Red Lipstick Rules
00:59:50

Rachel Felder, author of the new book Red Lipstick: Ode to a Beauty Icon, shares the fascinating history of the world's most talked-about lip color, from the ingredient Egyptians used to redden their mouths and the Lipstick Wars of the 20th century to the secret story behind MAC's Russian Red. Before that: We discuss Glamsquad and other on-demand beauty services; hair-saving shower filters; and Dollar General's new makeup collection.


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May 07, 2019
Ep 154: (Still) The Godfather of Hair
01:16:51

Hairdresser Garren, the co-founder of R+Co who has styled everyone from Audrey Hepburn to Oprah, explains how he got his start, offers up tips for bringing the glamour, and tells us what *not* to do with a curling iron. We also recap our listener party with Davines, share must-know info about the cult-favorite exfoliating solution Biologique Recherche P50 Lotion, and give you some tips for dealing with over-exfoliated and compromised skin. 

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Apr 30, 2019
Ep 153: That Laundry Smell
00:45:42

Master Perfumer Steve Nicoll discusses a rarely seen side of the fragrance industry: scenting household products. The International Flavors & Fragrances expert explains how he creates popular home products, which aromas connote cleanliness, and why people like the smell of hot metal. Before that: Jess reports on her favorite beauty moments from Japan, and we answer the question, "What's healthier: air-drying or blowdrying?"


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Apr 23, 2019
Ep. 152: Obsessed with Glow with Patrick Ta
00:55:38

Patrick Ta went from bankruptcy at age 21 to having his own line at Sephora seven years later. Now, the makeup artist shares the lessons he’s learned along the way, including how to highlight like a Hadid, which bronzer makes the best eye shadow, and why a fan should be in your beauty kit. Plus, sunscreen for women of color and Jenn gets a lesson in Gen Z beauty trends from intern Tiff.


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Apr 16, 2019
Ep 151: Help For Hair Loss
00:56:16

Dr. Doris Day talks about why hair loss happens and what you can do about it. Stress management, serums, supplements, OTC and Rx drugs, lasers, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) treatments, surgery, and the best wigs—she discusses it all! Plus: Dove's play to change the way women are represented in media and advertising and eye creams for sensitive eyes.


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Apr 09, 2019
Ep 150: It's Freakin' Sally Hershberger!
00:59:34

Iconic hair stylist Sally Hershberger kicks back in the studio to talk about the Birth of the Shag, the state of the salon business, working with Annie Leibovitz and Herb Ritts, and hanging with Cher, Joan Jett, Meg Ryan, and, well, everyone (!). Before that: The new "Glass Makeup" trend; "mewing" to sculpt your jawline; and Wands for Wildlife.


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Apr 02, 2019
Ep 149: The Laser Guy
00:53:35

Dermatologist Robert Anolik, MD, is here to talk about Fraxel, IPL, LED, photorejuvenation, and all the laser things. We discuss how they work, the critical questions to ask before treatment, the products that complement treatment, and lots more. Before that: The college scandal rocks the beauty world, and Amazon launches its own private label skincare line.


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Mar 26, 2019
Ep 148: The Bad Boy of Perfume
00:49:57

In honor of National Fragrance Day (March 21), Kilian Hennessy, founder of By Kilian perfumes, is here to talk about the history and semantics of fragrance, the challenges of making perfumed lingerie, and why tuberose is better than Cheetos. Before that, we discuss dermarollers and dermastamps, beauty brands that crowd-source their product development, and a skincare line for men of color. 


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Mar 19, 2019
Ep 147: Welcome to the Guns Show
00:49:16

British beauty podcaster Emma Gunavardhana shares how she found her storytelling groove, why discussing beauty is a conduit to talking about mental health, and the beauty products and trends she’s into—and those she’s so over. Plus, more on Glossier Play; Virgin Airlines updates its makeup requirements; and the “Italian manicure.”


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Mar 12, 2019
Ep. 146: All About Vaginas with Cindy Barshop
00:58:02

Cindy Barshop, founder of V Spot, is here to break taboos about all things below the belt, from vaginal rejuvenation to a shot for better orgasms to—buckle up—anal bleaching. Barshop also spills on what it was really like being a Real Housewife of New York. Before that: Salon owners' current headache; skincare's sexy new texture; and Glossier's big new Play. Also, we're announcing an exciting giveaway from our friends at Ouai! Listen in (and check out our website) for details. 


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Mar 05, 2019
Ep 145: Your Beauty Tour Guide
00:49:53

Makeup artist Stephanie Flor, founder of Around The World Beauty, shares life lessons and beauty discoveries from Peru, Ecuador, India, Japan, Morocco, and other spots. Plus, she spills backstage secrets from New York Fashion Week. Before that, we discuss the new "lo-fi facial" (get into it!) and the FDA’s latest proposed sunscreen guidelines (and the Environmental Working Group’s surprising response to them).


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Feb 26, 2019
Ep 144: To All the Products We've Loved Before
00:33:13

In this special episode, Jenn and Jess pay homage to the beauty products they've loved throughout their lives. Plus, is New York Fashion Week still relevant to the beauty world? And Jenn considers DIY-ing her bridal look—but needs your help finding a wedding dress.


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Feb 15, 2019
Ep 143: When Are You More Than Just an Influencer?
00:46:32

Beauty influencer Arshia Moorjani pulls back the curtain on what it's like to be a full-time content creator, how she is trying to elevate the space, and the beauty dupe she swears by. Before that: We talk about semi-permanent makeup; derm-designed haircare; and how your next shower can help change someone's world. Really.


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Feb 08, 2019
Ep 142: Ask The Pharmacist
01:00:36

C.O. Bigelow president and pharmacist Ian Ginsberg answers questions about parabens, sulfates, probiotics, drug tests—and what it's like to run one of New York City's last independent apothecaries. Plus, we discuss Olaplex, French Girl "nothingness," and Jenn's sassy AF grandma. 


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Feb 01, 2019
Ep 141: From Red Carpet to Green Beauty
00:34:09

Giuliana Rancic, E! host, entrepreneur, and founder of Fountain of Truth skincare, is on the other side of the mic this week. She opens up about fertility struggles, beating breast cancer, being her own glam squad, and how red carpet coverage has changed. FYI, guys: It's a mini episode—we'll be back with lots of beauty news next week!


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Jan 25, 2019
Ep 140: Everybody Has a Beauty Story
01:04:39

Allure editor in chief Michelle Lee is here to talk about her career, her favorite products, how to deal with negativity, and why she banned the term “anti-aging” in her magazine. Before that, we ponder Kendall Jenner’s Proactiv endorsement, Jess shares tips for dealing with fly-away hairs, and we discuss some controversial news about sunscreen and vitamin D. 


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Jan 18, 2019
Ep 139: All About Eyes
00:56:32

Dark circles, under-eye bags, milia, crow’s feet...dermatologist Shereene Idriss, MD, has got the fix for all your eye-area issues. Plus, she shares her favorite products, including the $2.99 “eye cream” you probably already own. Before that, we talk about new year’s resolutions, beauty buys from the Consumer Electronic Show, and the sad state of cosmetology licensing in some U.S. states.


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Jan 11, 2019
Ep 138: The Naughty & Nice List
00:44:21

We're wrapping up 2018 with a special episode highlighting the best and worst the beauty industry had to offer this year. From our favorite brands, launches, and looks - to the products, news, and trends we'd rather forget about - consider this the ultimate beauty recap. Happy New Year!


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Dec 28, 2018
Ep 137: Do What Feels Good
00:58:28

Hannah Bronfman, the DJ, fitness influencer, and beauty entrepreneur is here to help us recalibrate for the new year. She opens up her beauty black book, reveals what's on her top shelf, and predicts that persimmons will be the It fruit of 2019. Before that: a tribute to Oribe Canales, our favorite holiday candles, and how to treat broken blood vessels on your face. 

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Dec 21, 2018
Ep 136: CBD Beauty and Weedwashing in the Beauty Industry
01:11:12

What is CBD? Derek Chase, president of Flora + Bast, is here to help explain why cannabidiol (CBD) is so big in beauty and how it can benefit your skin and mood. He also drops knowledge on the difference between hemp and marijuana, other cannabinoids (like THC), the ketogenic diet, adaptogens, and how to get surfer-boy hair. Before that: We critique the new "universally flattering" makeup shades; Jenn introduces a wild new study about goosebumps; and Jess reveals her Top 5 Cream Shadows of All Time. 

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Dec 18, 2018
Ep 135: A Vodka Soda and Three Hot Dogs
00:56:26

Chanel global creative makeup and color director Lucia Pica takes us behind the scenes of the fashion house's Métiers d’Art show, explains exactly how to get Penélope Cruz's latest eye makeup look, shares an acting trick Kristen Stewart taught her, and tells us why Charlotte Tilbury was the best boss. Before that, we detail our run-in with Julia Roberts and discuss the connection between aging and facial asymmetry.

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Dec 07, 2018
Ep 134: Retinol, Retinoid, Retin-A, Retinoic Acid
00:56:00

Dermatological surgeon Dr. Dendy Engelman is here to demystify topical anti-agers and explain how retinoids, peptides, antioxidants, and acids work. Plus, she offers real talk on which ingredients are truly, scientifically harmful and which are simply vilified by the interwebs. Before that, we discuss the Escape The Corset movement against South Korea’s rigid beauty standards and the new line Nécessaire and its high-end sex gel.

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Nov 30, 2018
Ep. 133 Respect Your Face
01:08:25

David Yi, founder of @verygoodlight, talks about changing heteronormative grooming standards, going through hard times, and finding YOUR good light (and some good products!). We also tell you where to donate gently used beauty products and discuss wearable tech that helps your skin. Plus, a very important question: Do we all need flushable tushie wipes?

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Nov 23, 2018
Ep 132: How to Approach a Face
01:09:33

Mario Dedivanovic, Kim Kardashian's favorite makeup artist and founder of The Masterclass, shares his surprising start in the biz, offers amazing advice to aspiring makeup artists, and sneaks in some seriously good beauty tips, too. Plus, help for hair breakage and Jess gets personal about why she loves beauty so much.

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Nov 16, 2018
Ep 131: Soko Mascara
00:39:57

Charlotte Cho, an aesthetician and the founder of Soko Glam, plays co-host this week. She and Jenn discuss the origins of K-beauty, double-cleansing, skip care, humidifiers, why houseplants help your skin, ASMR, and sooo much else. Plus: @esteelaundry is the beauty version of @diet_prada, but who’s behind the account?



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Nov 09, 2018
Ep 130: Go Ask Alex
01:08:28

Alessandra Steinherr was the Beauty Director of Glamour UK for over a decade, became a beauty influencer in her own right, and just launched her own range of affordable(!) skincare: Now she's in the studio to chat about her time on all sides of the biz. Before that: We ponder the idea of age limits on beauty trends. Plus, makeup artist Fiona Stiles has some clever tips for women with heavier eyelids.

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Nov 02, 2018
Ep 129: Works Cited
01:02:12

Hairstylist Jawara is one of the most in-demand stylists in fashion today thanks to his creativity, speed, and expertise with ALL hair types. We discuss why the latter is still (!) a rarity in fashion, and how the industry can fix the problem. Plus, Jawara discusses #assistantlife, working with frequent collaborator Solange, the secret sauce in his bag, and his recipe for the sexiest cologne on earth. Before that: the business of being a beauty influencer, the Deciem kerfuffle, and beauty companies faking customer reviews.


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Oct 19, 2018
EP 128: Somebody's Hoarding Makeup
00:57:55

Luke Henderson is back in the studio for a cozy beauty chat with Jess (Jenn is away this week), and all bets are off: We're talking celeb trends that just ain't working, $3 skincare secrets, product hoarding, Domino's pizza, the best spa in New York, Kate Middleton's beauty evolution, and lots of other dishy bits. 


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Oct 12, 2018
Ep 127: The Don
01:04:38

John Demsey, Executive Group President of The Estée Lauder Companies, Inc., is one of the biggest decision makers in the beauty world (he oversees brands like MAC, Tom Ford, Too Faced, and GlamGlow), but he wasn't too busy to stop by our studio for a chat. Demsey talks about his early days on the Bloomingdale's fragrance floor, shares his number-one rule for entrepreneurs, passes on free advice from Leonard Lauder, and gushes about his nine (!) pets. Before that: Jess discusses fragrance shopping in Amsterdam, we decide if facial rollers are worth the hype, and we solve a small (but annoying) acne issue.


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Oct 05, 2018
Ep 126: Don't @ Me
00:51:58

People magazine style and beauty director Andrea Lavinthal fills in for Jess, who is traveling for work. Andrea shares Hollywood gossip and her favorite beauty products, then she and Jenn discuss two important topics: frizzy hair and the perils that beauty brands face when they hire celebrity (and influencer) spokespeople.  

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Sep 28, 2018
Ep 125: Let's Talk About Lady Parts
00:57:39

Lo Bosworth, founder and CEO of Love Wellness and former pseudo-reality star (Laguna BeachThe Hills), talks about her passion: feminine health! We discuss washes, wipes, and the vaginal suppository Lo says changed her LIFE. Before that: Is the Instagram look officially over? Also, Jess visits the coolest fragrance exhibit, and we continue the ongoing conversation about essential oils. (Who knew they were so controversial?)

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Sep 21, 2018
Ep. 124: I'm From Another Planet
00:51:39

Olivia Wilde—actress, director, and brand activist for True Botanicals—is here to talk about eighth grade insecurities, her daughter's fascination with mascara, and her clean-beauty journey. Before that, we chat about New York Fashion Week (including Jess's celebrity run-ins!), fluoride-free toothpastes, and compression therapy. 

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Sep 14, 2018
Ep 123: The Cosmetics Cop
00:51:47

Paula Begoun—founder of Paula's Choice, author of Don't Go To the Cosmetics Counter Without Me, and basically the beauty industry's watchdog—is in the Fat Mascara studio to bust some beauty myths, explain what skincare ingredients can (and can't) do, and tell us how she really feels about sheet masks. This is an interview-only episode, but we promise it's a good one. Enjoy!

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Sep 07, 2018
Ep 122: Treasure Trove
01:00:21

Jan Arnold, co-founder and style director of CND, chats with us about all things manis, from sneaky salon practices to avoid to the best way to do gels. Before that: We’re having a party at the St. Ives Mixing Bar in NYC! Listen up for details on how you can come hang. Also, we report from last week’s New York Indie Beauty Expo, Intern Chloe gets on the mic before she leaves for her first real job, and - yes, more free stuff - Tatcha is a offering a mega giveaway for one lucky Fat Mascara listener! 

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Aug 31, 2018
Ep 121: Hey, Hunnie!
00:50:58

Jackie Johnson, host of Natch Beaut (and crazy-funny actress/comedian), pops by to talk about growing up on the Texas pageant circuit, the most shocking things she's learned about the beauty industry, which brands get her loyalty, and which "can keep walkin'!" Before that: An exciting giveaway from our friends at Beauty Pie; how to wake up with healthy hair; new strategies for recycling your beauty bottles; and natural-looking makeup tips for ages 60 and beyond.

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Aug 24, 2018
Ep 120: That Housewives Look
01:00:03

Luke Henderson, celebrity makeup artist and hairstylist, gets real about working with reality stars (he tends to the most major Real Housewives and Ladies of London), shares his top makeup recommendations, and reveals what on-demand beauty apps are doing to the economics of the industry. Before that: Big news for the Fat Mascara Fam (Jenn’s engaged!) and taking the perfect ring selfie is harder than it looks; California moves to ban animal testing; and—serious question—are waves the new blowout?


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Aug 17, 2018
Ep 119: You Only Have One Face
00:56:04

Aerin Lauder, founder of beauty and lifestyle brand Aerin, shares the sweetest stories about her grandmother (Mrs. Estée Lauder!) and talks about her company, her signature style, and her friends Ralph Lauren, Tom Ford, and Michael Kors (NBD). Before that, we discuss CosmoProf, influencers throwing shade, collagen supplements, and beauty brands that manufacture scarcity with hyped-up waiting lists. 

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Aug 10, 2018
Ep 118: Bold, Courageous, and a Little Outrageous
01:01:14

Linda Wells, chief creative officer at Revlon and founding editor of Allure, explains why the world needs another beauty brand (Flesh), shares what she really thinks about magazines, and opens up about her infamous banned-word list. Oh, and she tells us what products she actually pays for. Before that: New segment alert!: Jess Shops Like a Normal Person. Also, what to do if you get a sunburn.


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Jul 27, 2018
Ep 117: Jaclyn Hill Talks YouTube, Influencing, and Instagram
00:51:08

Mega-beauty influencer Jaclyn Hill opens up about that wedge between the influencer and editorial worlds, squashes rumors about her self-made story, and explains why she's more private than ever these days. (Also, she gives major selfie tips.) Before that, we recap our first-ever Fat Mascara listener party; ponder Forbes' Kylie Jenner cover feature; and spotlight a questionable new men's hair trend.

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Jul 20, 2018
Ep. 116: Welcome to California
00:46:24

Moon Juice founder Amanda Chantal Bacon gives us the scoop on her new adaptogenic skincare line, why lowering our cortisol is the key to good skin (and great sex), and what it's like to be the (unintentional) face of the modern wellness movement. Also: Jess fills us in on her wellness odyssey, and Jenn finds a new (ultra-gentle) alternative to retinol.

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Jul 13, 2018
Ep. 115: The Only One in Red Lipstick
00:54:39

Erin Parsons, Global Makeup Artist for Maybelline New York, talks to us about how she went from the Air Force to the makeup counter to working with Gigi Hadid in the big leagues. Before that, we chat about a boundary-pushing new beauty brand, Billie; why face wash doesn't get enough play; and our summer air-drying strategies.

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Jul 06, 2018
Ep. 114: Will There Be Tinctures?
00:39:53

Herbalist Barbara Close, founder of Naturopathica, shares her holistic approach to skincare without getting judgy about synthetics—and tells us how to prevent bloating after eating beans and greens. Also in this episode: an invitation to our Nexxus party; Jenn's eyelash perm; deep thoughts on button-pushing beauty (and Flesh, Linda Wells's new line at Ulta); and Hwahae, a Korean app that deciphers ingredient labels.

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Jun 29, 2018
Ep. 113: Pink Bubble Theory
00:46:05

Tina Bornstein of Tony & Tina enlightens us on the power of color and helps us tap into our own intuitive powers. In addition to being a beauty guru, she's also an energetic healer. Before that: We talk about our upcoming summer listener party (listen for deets!) and the new maximalist v. minimalist makeup debate. 

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Jun 22, 2018
Ep 112: It Can't Be Too Bedazzled
00:40:47

Hair guru Adir Abergel explains how to wear hair accessories (and not look ridiculous), reveals the cut of the moment, and inspires us to wear more jewelry. Before that: We chat about Sephora's big new beauty event, Crayola's cool Asos collab, and our cool new crimping hack.

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Jun 15, 2018
Ep 111: In the Mood for a Highlight
00:43:02

Rita Hazan, celebrity colorist, tells us what's killing your dye job, how to preserve it, and which shade of blonde just has to go. Before that: We chat about Jenn's #1 beauty crush; reveal our favorite beauty beach reads; and map out the ultimate travel beauty routine. 

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Jun 08, 2018
Ep 110: Makeup Gives You Superpowers
00:44:52

Ukonwa Ojo, CoverGirl's SVP of marketing, explains why the company dropped its "Easy, Breezy, Beautiful" tagline, stresses the importance of inclusivity in the beauty world, and predicts where the industry is going next. Before that: how women with food allergies should shop for beauty, the Fenty effect in makeup, and reef-safe sunscreens.

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Jun 04, 2018
Ep 109: A Royal Mini Pod
00:34:58

Meghan Markle got married! We chat about her wedding look (she and Jess had the same makeup artist, Daniel Martin!). Plus, we discuss the Cosmetic Executive Women Beauty Awards, do a Deep Dive on the skincare ingredient squalane, give you fixes for blisters, and review Glossier’s new mascara.

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May 26, 2018
Ep 108: You Swallowed A Piano
00:42:56

Smile! Cosmetic dentist Dr. Marc Lowenberg talks about bad breath, which oral care products are B.S., and what you can really do to get a more beautiful smile. Before that, we've got tips for preventing eyeshadow fallout and our take on some fancy new facials. Plus, Jenn talks about bladder matters, including how she deals with interstitial cystitis and recurrent UTIs.

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May 18, 2018
Ep 107: Chic, Chic, and Chicer
00:39:54

Rachel Goodwin, NARS Director of Pro Artistry, talks Met Gala glamour, her ice cream obsession, and the most underutilized product in your kit. Before that, we chat about Jess's Bazaar new gig; Pat McGrath's divine new collaboration; the real deal on sugaring; and whether your skincare really works better at night.

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May 11, 2018
Ep. 106: Rose Petals and Hot Water
00:43:37

Wedding recap time! Jess shares all the beauty details of her big day, Jenn plays doctor and injects filler, and the girls explain why bronzer can sometimes be a dirty word. Then, Benefit Cosmetics global beauty authority Maggie Ford Danielson reveals the company's storied past, details her favorite charities (and what you can do to help), and explains why she'd apply mascara with a Beautyblender if she could.

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May 04, 2018
Ep 105: Don't Stick Razors Up Your Nose
00:23:51

Essence magazine's fashion and beauty director, Julee Wilson, fills in for Jess while she's away on her honeymoon. During this special episode of Fat Mascara, Julee and Jenn discuss New York City's Beautycon, the double-cleansing trend, and have some very real talk about body-hair grooming. 

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Apr 27, 2018
Ep 104: Men's Grooming with Garrett Munce of GQ, Esquire, and Men's Health
00:45:47

GQ grooming director Garrett Munce discusses why men want permission to talk about beauty, the death of the term "metrosexual," and the reason he's over the lumberjack look. We also share the science behind topicals with CBD (cannabidiol), discuss Bobbi Brown's new wellness line, and get into the history (and current popularity) of cica balms.

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Apr 20, 2018
Ep 103: The Microbiome and Probiotic Skincare with Dermatologist Dr. Whitney Bowe
00:46:30

Dermatologist Whitney Bowe explains just what the heck the microbiome is (and why you should care), busts some old school skin myths, and adds some new beauty foods to your shopping list. Before that: We chat lip balm addiction; moisturizing at midday; and the new-school beer rinses.

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Apr 06, 2018
Ep 102: Whatever Makes you Comfortable with Hair Stylist Serge Normant
00:50:47

Serge Normant takes us through his career, from the early days of shared rooms to his big time salon in New York. Plus, some inevitable conversation on where the industry is headed (and how many products you'll need for the journey). Before that: Jenn's first couple's massage; the new millennial fragrances; and you asked, we answered: Is dermaplaning screwing up your skin?

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Mar 30, 2018
Ep 101: Dermatologist Dr. Heidi Waldorf on Cosmetic Fillers, Botox, Injectables, and Antiaging
00:51:44

Dermatologist Heidi Waldorf pops by to talk all things injectables, the best pillow for avoiding wrinkles, the state of anti-aging, and loads more. Before that, we reveal the biggest trend in niche fragrance, the verdict on CoolSculpting, and how to break out of that winter beauty slump.

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Mar 23, 2018
Ep 100: Frédéric Fekkai and Shirin von Wulffen of Bastide
01:00:24

Frédéric Fekkai and Shirin von Wulffen, the married couple behind Provençal bath and body line Bastide, talk with Jess about slow beauty and explain why the laissez-faire French girl beauty thing is a sham. Before that, we share our listeners' biggest beauty regrets, along with some of our own.

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Mar 16, 2018
Ep 99: Blonde Bombshell with Hair Colorist Justin Anderson of dpHUE
01:05:59

Justin Anderson, colorist and creative director of dpHUE, talks all things blonde, which celebrities are actually cool IRL, Mormon beauty, the best skincare tips he's picked up from his clients, and lots more goss! Before that: Jenn's high-risk press trip; Oscars beauty; and going makeup-free. 

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Mar 09, 2018
Ep 98: The Ten Most Popular Beauty Products Mentioned on Our Podcast
00:31:53

On this Very Special Episode, we count down the top 10 most-mentioned products on Fat Mascara ever! From the best mascara to best lipsticks, it's everything you need in your kit.

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Mar 02, 2018
Ep 97: Celebrity Hairstylist Sunnie Brook
00:47:40

Hairstylist Sunnie Brook talks about the glam (and not so glam) side of celebrity hairdressing—and shares some amazing advice she got from her dad. Plus, we talk about beauty products that cause air pollution; in-flight air pollution; and some highlighter and mascara tips that may just blow your mind.

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Feb 23, 2018
Ep 96: It's Not Gray, It's Sparkles with Devachan founder Lorraine Massey
01:04:32

Lorraine Massey, gray hair guru (and founder of curly girl mecca Devachan) stops by to talk all things silver. Before that: We chat about Fashion Week trends; over-exfoliation; and of course, the Deciem drama we can't stop watching.

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Feb 16, 2018
Ep 95: Physical Chemistry with Cosmetic Chemist Dr. Geoffrey Genesky (Jess's Husband!)
01:13:25

A Valentine’s Day Special! Dr. Geoffrey Genesky, scientific director for Kiehl’s—and Jess’s fiancé—talks about skincare formulation, the truth about silicone, and how the beauty industry’s hottest romance got its start. Also in this episode: the myth of perfect skin, hypoallergenic hype, and makeup tips for daytime drama.

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Feb 09, 2018
Ep 94: I Do the Question Asking with Jess & Jenn
00:28:17

Listen, we have so much to discuss with you guys this week, we decided to keep it real cozy (i.e. there's no guest). On the table: Some major job changes for both of us; listener feedback to the Kim Kardashian segment from episode 92; Jess's electrifying Clear + Brilliant recap; and a Beauty Book Report on the world's chicest lip balm. 

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Feb 02, 2018
Ep 93: Luxury of Time with Céline Roux of Jo Malone London
00:49:54

Jo Malone London's executive director of product development, Céline Roux, explains the magic that goes into making some of our favorite scents. Before that: L'Oréal's newest hair spokesperson steps down; a recap of Indie Beauty Expo L.A.; and why the masking trend shows no signs of slowing down. 

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Jan 26, 2018
Ep 92: All the Makeups with Makeup rtist Fiona Stiles
00:51:18

Makeup artist Fiona Stiles inspires us with new ways to look refreshed, organize our makeup, and channel our heroes. Before that: We discuss Kim Kardashian clones; combating the effects of hard water; and Jess's new concealer hack.

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Jan 19, 2018
Ep 91: Sex in a Bottle with Perfume Creator Frederic Malle
01:08:05

Frederic Malle, the "perfume art director," gives us a crash course in fragrance production, from why certain scents cost so much to where the best tuberose in the world is grown. Plus: We play a word-association game and he tells us what happiness, love, and sadness smell like. Also in this episode: the story behind those sequins makeup artist Pat McGrath puts in all her packages; a warning (or two) about cosmetic fillers; and the nail decal that could save your life.

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Jan 12, 2018
Ep 90: Jamie Kern Lima co-founder/CEO of It Cosmetics
00:55:32

Jamie Kern Lima, co-founder/CEO of It Cosmetics, is killing the beauty game right now. We talked to her about how she built her mega-brand, what it's like to lunch with Oprah, and if life is better as a blonde. Before that, we discuss Jess's dreamy escape to the Lush Spa, Jenn's mud-bath in the Dead Sea, and the Lenny Letter that begs the question, "Is exfoliation better than sex?" Hmmm.

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Jan 05, 2018
Ep 89: Full Face Beat with Cosmopolitan Beauty Director Carly Cardellino
00:55:59

Cosmopolitan.com's beauty director Carly Cardellino shares the biggest beauty stories of the year, predicts the trends we'll all be seeing in 2018, and tells us how to get in shape in two weeks (really!). Before that: Feeling sick? We've got makeup tips to help you look better. Plus, we chat about Pat McGrath Labs clothing and explain why exercise is good for your skin.

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Dec 22, 2017
Ep 88: Bouncy Bouncy Skin with Vicky Tsai of Tatcha
01:03:25

Vicky Tsai, founder of Tatcha, shares beauty secrets she learned from Japanese geisha—and drops mad skincare knowledge. Before that: End-of-day face fixes, virtual reality in the beauty retail world, and the best ways to detangle your hair.

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Dec 15, 2017
Ep 87: C'est Génial! with Sylvie Chantecaille
00:54:17

Sylvie Chantecaille, who launched Prescriptives and then founded her own beauty brand, Chantecaille, talks about her debutante days, French beauty secrets, and why environmental causes are so close to her heart. We also chat about the 2018 Pantone color of the year, the K-beauty trend "glass skin," and ways to give back this holiday season. 

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Dec 08, 2017
Ep 86: Mariah Carey's Makeup Artist Kristofer Buckle
01:04:36

Kristofer Buckle, makeup artist to Queen of Christmas Mariah Carey—and so many other stars—dishes on the divas he works with and shares tips for reaching your full glam potential and adjusting your makeup as you age. We also talk about discontinued (and revamped) hair products, Racked.com's article on the swag editors receive, and milia, those tiny white bumps that can form around your eyes.

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Dec 01, 2017
Ep 85: Hair is Hair with Hair Stylist Vernon Francois
01:22:28

Hairstylist Vernon Francois talks about living with dyslexia, growing up as a redhead, products for textured hair, and why you should never do your hair angry. Prepare for an epic conversation! Before that: We talk stretch marks, dirty hairbrushes, and Kim Kardashian West's new fragrance. 

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Nov 17, 2017
Ep 84: If You Don't Know Oud with Pinrose co-founder Erika Shumate
00:56:48

Pinrose co-founder Erika Shumate explains how science can help you find a fragrance and drops mad knowledge about synesthesia, perfumers, and marketing to millennials (she has an MBA from Stanford, NBD). Before that: beauty pop-ups and the Glossier You fragrance; an injectable filler that lasts five years and can help with acne scars; and how beauty editors actually test products. 

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Nov 10, 2017
Ep 83: Beauty Editor Sarah Brown of Vogue and American Beauty Star
00:59:44

Sarah Brown, Vogue’s former beauty director and a judge on American Beauty Star, spills behind-the-scenes info on the reality competition show, discusses her 15 years at the magazine, and reveals the very best foundation in the world. Before that, we talk about new hair and body products using micellar technology; lasers that rejuvenate your lady parts (drink every time we say “vaginal”); and give a movie review of The Kevyn Aucoin Story: Larger Than Life.

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Nov 03, 2017
Ep 82: A Fashion & Beauty Talent Agent Shares His Secrets
00:47:05

It’s a masterclass with talent agent Daniel Weiner of Streeters, one of the biggest global management agencies in the fashion and beauty world. He is dropping GEMS for budding makeup artists and hair stylists. Before that, we break the next big Japanese beauty trend; review the Gigi Hadid X Maybelline New York collab; and talk Gen Z yellow. 

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Oct 27, 2017
Ep 81: Miranda Kerr of Kora Organics is a Magic Girl
01:01:00

Miranda Kerr, supermodel and founder of Kora Organics, shares insightful tips for getting over grief and heartbreak, explains why “noninis” are the new martinis, and spills her best beauty secrets. We also discuss Iceland’s skin-softening (hair-ravaging) Blue Lagoon; the hottest hairstyle on Pinterest; and why rosacea is so prevalent right now (could an ingredient lurking in moisturizer be the cause?).

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Oct 20, 2017
Ep 80: Groupie Central with New York Times Columnist Bee Shapiro of Ellis Brooklyn
00:57:00

Bee Shapiro, author of the new book Skin Deep, interviews ALL the celebrities for her New York Times beauty column, and she's here to share their secrets—and some of her own. Before that, we talk about lash tinting and explain which sheet masks are the best. Plus, we have the true story of Sally Hansen: The woman behind the nail brand was actually a newspaper columnist, just like Bee!

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Oct 13, 2017
Ep 79: Positive Thinking with Makeup Artist Sonia Kashuk
01:03:11

Makeup artist Sonia Kashuk discusses her 17-year run with Target, why she uses three eye creams at once, and how having breast cancer affected her career—and her life. Plus, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we chat about our favorite pink products and share Dr. Heidi Waldorf's tips for dealing with skin issues caused by the disease.

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Oct 06, 2017
Ep 78: Brow Expert Jared Bailey on How Not to Have Sperm Brows
01:06:02

Benefit's global brow expert Jared Bailey is trying to make the world more beautiful, two brows at a time. Let's join him, shall we? Before that: deets on American Beauty Star, the new reality competition on Lifetime; some TLC for unhealthy nails; and ultrasonic water exfoliation (it's a thing).

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Sep 29, 2017
Ep 77: How to Be a Hostess with Laura Slatkin of Nest Fragrances
00:53:24

Laura Slatkin, founder of Nest Fragrances, indulges us in our favorite topic: everything candles and fragrance! A legendary party-thrower, she also explains what scents to burn at your next get-together, the food people can't refuse, and how to be a good guest. Before that: Our Emmy beauty breakdown; Jess's “no-eyeliner” eyeliner trick; and dealing with acne scars.

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Sep 22, 2017
Ep 76: Jen Atkin of Ouai Says Lose the Ego
01:18:48

Jen Atkin covers SO much ground in this interview. To start? How to use Instagram to your advantage, dealing with jealousy, cutting bangs, Real Housewives, egg freezing, and way more. Before that: We talk Victoria Beckham and Fenty Beauty; Jess recounts her private hair tutorial; and we respond to some listener feedback.

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Sep 15, 2017
Ep 75: Strand by Strand with Celebrity Hair Colorist Sharon Dorram
01:01:54

Celebrity colorist Sharon Dorram is the queen of expensive-looking hair. On this episode, she tells us how to communicate with your colorist, revive your dye job, and even sort out your skin. (Working on the Upper East Side, this woman knows every beauty secret there is.) Before that, we talk the MTV VMAs, recycling, and Macron's beauty budget.

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Sep 01, 2017
Ep 74: Take a Pill, Pet a Cat with Kristin Petrovich of Själ Skincare
00:42:47

Get out your crystals! Kristin Petrovich of Själ skincare is here to smooth our skin and help us all feel more grounded. Before that: The "Madonna" facial, color-adjusting makeup, and why it's so annoying when people say, "You look tired."

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Aug 25, 2017
Ep 73: A Minute to Obsess with Actress Molly Ringwald
00:54:56

Molly Ringwald, original Cool Teen/film icon talks to us about red hair, Riverdale, and what it means to feel pretty. Before that: Allure magazine bans "anti-aging" from its lexicon; Pat McGrath debuts her biggest collection ever; and the weird reasons your hair keeps breaking.

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Aug 18, 2017
Ep 72: Fashion Stylist Linda Rodin of Rodin Olio Lusso
01:02:14

Stylist and beauty entrepreneur Linda Rodin talks about her fabulous face oil and we ask her to weigh in on an important question: If we're talking about improving diversity in the beauty industry, shouldn't more mature women be represented, too? Plus, when spokespeople go rogue, eye cream, and what's growing in your shower pouf.

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Aug 11, 2017
Ep 71: Entrepreneur Marcia Kilgore Talks Bliss Spa, FitFlops, and Beauty Pie
01:18:11

Beauty-preneur Marcia Kilgore stops by to tell us about her latest big idea: Beauty Pie, which lets you buy luxury cosmetics at obscenely cheap prices. Before that, a few Qs: Who's the newest big-deal beauty editor? Why doesn't Jenn wear eye shadow? And would you try rainbow hair for a few hours?

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Aug 04, 2017
Ep 70: Psychiatrist Samantha Boardman Has the Positive Prescription
01:08:31

Psychiatrist Samantha Boardman discusses how beauty-focused social media culture affects women and shares fascinating research on the psychology of beauty, like why arched brows scare small children (really!) and the reason it’s so soothing to watch people apply makeup. Also, a chat (and giveaway) in honor of CeraVe National Cleanse Your Skin Week and answers to two burning questions: “Does drinking water actually hydrate your skin?” and “Would you buy beauty products that support a political agenda?"

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Jul 28, 2017
Ep 69: Goop Beauty Director Jean Godfrey-June
01:17:13

Goop beauty director Jean Godfrey-June is here to talk natural deodorants, concealer tips, her miracle cure for seasonal allergies, and how to break into beauty writing. Plus, adventures in NYC commuting, the truth about mineral oil, and pre-shampoo treatments.

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Jul 24, 2017
Ep 68: 12 Years to Make It with Hairdresser Harry Josh
01:17:24

Hairdresser Harry Josh not only does bangin' beach waves, he's also a master storyteller. Settle in and hear the drama-filled tale of Harry's rise and fall, and rise and fall, and rise again. Before that: We discuss Jess's wedding hair, and which fragrances do (and don't!) work on sweaty, hot summer days.

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Jul 14, 2017
Ep. 67: Dermatologist Dr. Howard Murad on Cultural Stress
00:58:12

The doctor is in! Dermatologist Howard Murad goes way beyond skin: He's also an expert on what he dubs "cultural stress." If you're feeling totally fried, consider this episode a must-listen. Before that: We discuss cutting edge hair-tech from Nexxus; why animal testing is *still* happening; and the best way to shave your legs.

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Jun 30, 2017
Ep 66: Hair Stylist Ursula Stephen Shares Her Secrets
00:57:01

Hair stylist Ursula Stephen talks about her creative process, conditioning secrets—and clients like Rihanna, Mary J. Blige, Laverne Cox, and sooo many more. Plus: Why pale blondes turn brassy, big fragrance winners, and the end of Estée Edit.

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Jun 23, 2017
Ep 65: Meghan Markle's Facialist Nichola Joss Talks Self-Tanning
00:49:17

Grab your face oil, and break out the tanning mitt: Nichola Joss, celeb facialist and tanning expert shares all of her secrets for looking bronze and sculpted. Before that: We chat deodorant versus antiperspirant; Too Faced's rumored collaboration; and Jess's nail salon nightmare.

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Jun 16, 2017
Ep 64: Bobbi Brown on Leaving the Brand She Built
00:43:38

Bobbi's back! Just months after leaving the brand she built, Bobbi Brown fills us in on her latest big projects, from her book to her pop-up shops to her groovy hotel. (Yup.) Before that, we discuss Jenn's beauty sleep hack, brow styles, and ocean-safe sunscreens.

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Jun 09, 2017
Ep 63: Absurd Amounts of Makeup with Parodist @lowcheekbones
00:48:34

Caroline Solomon—she's Instagram Famous as @lowcheekbones, the hilarious beauty-fashion parody feed—shares her process and her masterful makeup-removal technique. We also discuss nose-blindness, the case for getting a facial, and CVS's decision to stop selling sunscreens lower than SPF 15.

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Jun 02, 2017
Ep 62: Streicher Sisters Kristie, Jenn, and Ashley of Striiike
00:41:44

Meet the Streicher sisters! Brow guru Kristie, makeup artist Jenn, and hair stylist Ashley bring their West Coast vibes to our beauty roundtable this week. Before that: We talk apple cider vinegar rinses; facial fitness; and the latest in tattoo removal.

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May 18, 2017
Ep 61: President of the Fragrance Foundation Elizabeth Musmanno
00:53:03

Fragrance Foundation president and girl boss Elizabeth Musmanno is here to share insider secrets of the perfume industry. Plus, Jenn & Jess go down on the farm with Mary Kay, dream about Martha Stewart's new skincare line, and share tips for recovering from nail gels and chipped polish.

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May 11, 2017
Ep 60: It's Kind of Nerdy with Dermatologist Dr. Joshua Zeichner
00:50:39

Got zits? Let Dr. Joshua Zeichner take the wheel. He came by to talk all things acne, like at-home hacks and how to use retinol. Before that: We talk vloggers worth watching; how to prolong your dye job; and beauty's fun new collabs—grab your popcorn.

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May 04, 2017
Ep 59: Mercury in Retrograde with Jess & Jenn
00:24:46

It's just Jess & Jenn this week, but there's much to discus: post-Coachella thoughts on age-appropriate body bling; nude lipstick that won't make you look dead; and, finally, "Are spa treatments the new therapy?" Discuss.

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Apr 27, 2017
Ep 58: 50 Shades of Pink with French Makeup Artist Violette
00:49:25

Rebel makeup artist Violette shares her French girl beauty secrets, like how to pull off lived-in liner or get "sex hair." Before that: We talk toner, The Fragrance Foundation awards, and Gwyneth Paltrow's trick for getting grounded.

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Apr 20, 2017
Ep 57: Gift of Gab with Makeup Artist Laura Geller
00:53:19

Makeup artist Laura Geller is here to share crazy stories from her 20 years in the business—and tells us why her "baked" makeup goes on like a dream. Before that, Jess shares sage wisdom she got from a major(!) beauty boss, Carol Hamilton, Group President of L'Oréal Luxe USA. Plus, Jenn tells the tale of an epic makeup rivalry, and we offer up fragrance tips from our Annick Goutal event.

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Apr 13, 2017
Ep 56: Pretty Privilege with Editor Phillip Picardi of Out and Teen Vogue
00:48:35

Phillip Picardi, the digital editorial director of Allure and Teen Vogue (and a former beauty editor!), discusses gender and body politics, how writing about beauty has changed in the past few years, and growing up as a makeup-loving boy. Before that, we get deeeeep, with real talk on salon tipping, the dark and spiritual world of Dr. Bronner's soap, and Jess's (two) breast-reduction surgeries.

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Apr 06, 2017
Ep 55: Jelly Texture with Alicia Yoon of Peach & Lily
00:39:52

Peach & Lily CEO and founder Alicia Yoon talks to us about the current Korean beauty obsession. Before that, we chat about the celestial beauty trend, debate bar soap versus body wash, and take a closer look at keratin products.

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Mar 31, 2017
Ep 54: Our Birthday Celebration with Jess & Jenn
00:29:14

It's our one-year anniversary! We're doing things a bit differently this episode. First, we go to Saved Tattoo so Jenn can get some Fat Mascara-inspired ink. After that, we share how we broke into the beauty biz (you asked, we answered!). Plus, we take a look back at our favorite moments on the show so far.

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Mar 23, 2017
Ep: 53 Honey, Listen! with Makeup Artist Trish McEvoy
00:45:47

Makeup artist Trish McEvoy helps us find the "triangle of light," organizes our lives, and demystifies makeup brushes. We also chat about drive-through Botox, offer tips to prevent mascara smudging, and get to the bottom of a burning question: Why is everyone so sensitive (skinned) these days?

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Mar 17, 2017
Ep 52: Emily Weiss of Glossier
00:53:12

Emily Weiss, founder and CEO of Glossier, talks about the moment she knew she had a killer idea, the future of the brand, and gives us a sneak peek to some upcoming products. Before the interview: We chat about lady mustaches, hanging with Bella Hadid, and beauty apps worth downloading.

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Mar 09, 2017
Ep 51: The Wild West of Microblading with Microblader Claire Vuillemot
00:36:16

Microblading expert Claire Vuillemot is here with everything you ever wanted to know about tattooing eyebrow hairs. Plus: The Oscars beauty police (it's just us), Jess has an infrared "journey," and we share our favorite eye glosses.

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Mar 02, 2017
Ep 50: Butter, Butter, Butter with Lisa Price of Carol's Daughter
00:50:18

Lisa Price, founder of Carol's Daughter, built a beauty empire from her Brooklyn kitchen—and she's here to share her natural-ingredient knowledge and business know-how. We also find out what's *really* happening with Rihanna's makeup line, Fenty Beauty; enter the dark and scary world of scalp care; and then have a 90s throwback moment.

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Feb 24, 2017
Ep 49: Supermodel Linda Evangelista Talks Beauty
00:51:05

Supermodel Linda Evangelista talks "Gianni" (Versace), "Georgie" (Michael), and beauty tips she's learned during her legendary career. Before that, we share highlights from New York Fashion Week, discuss adventures in facial-ing, and obsess about gummy hair vitamins.

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Feb 16, 2017
Ep 48: Charlotte Tilbury Wears Makeup to Bed
01:02:42

Makeup genius or life coach? Charlotte Tilbury does double duty, spilling beauty advice and tips for living in this (long-awaited) episode. Prepare to be transformed! Before that, we discuss Neutrogena's newest ambassador; the power of magnesium; and how long your hairdryer has to live.

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Feb 09, 2017
Ep 47: Cruelty-Free, Vegan Beauty with Leaping Bunny's Kim Paschen
00:44:00

Leaping Bunny program director Kim Paschen schools us on the state of cruelty-free beauty—and exactly what to know to be a more compassionate customer. Before that, Jess is feeling the London hair scene; Jenn has a special gift for our Fat Mascara listeners (!); and we discuss the beauty benefits of meditation. Ohmmmm.....

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Feb 02, 2017
Ep 46: Manicurist Madeline Poole on Viral Nail Art Trends
00:37:47

Madeline "@mpnails" Poole is in the studio to talk manicures, #nailfie tips, and how polish color trends start. We also dream about having a MAC collaboration, give the final word on when (and how) to apply face oil, and discuss the latest hair color trend.

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Jan 26, 2017
Ep 45: All In with Poppy King of Lipstick Queen
00:50:33

Lipstick Queen founder and beauty storyteller Poppy King is offering up major lip service this episode! But first, we take you inside our slumber party with Charlotte Tilbury, tell you how our new year's resolutions are going, and discuss a new hair gadget presented at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

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Jan 20, 2017
Ep 44: Jane Larkworthy on Beauty Influencers
00:47:48

Beauty legend (and Jess's former boss!) Jane Larkworthy dishes on being the beauty director at W and Jane magazines, the rise of "influencers," and the odor-fighting powers of chlorophyll. We also get into hair accessories for grown ups, natural beauty at Nordstrom, and nipple reduction surgery.

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Jan 13, 2017
Ep 43: Wende Zomnir of Urban Decay
00:51:29

Urban Decay founder Wende Zomnir manages to appeal to punk rockers, bloggers, cougars, basics, and well...everybody. We ask her how she does it, while still keeping her edge. But first: Let's talk pollution-proof skincare; the state of the mega-salon; and the St. Ives lawsuit.

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Jan 05, 2017
Ep 42: BuzzFeed Editor Essence Gant Predicts Beauty Trends
00:44:46

We've got tips, tricks, hacks, and money-savers in our special end-of-the-year episode! BuzzFeed beauty editor Essence Gant shares the top beauty stories of 2016 and predicts the big trends coming in 2017. Plus, the new brand Beauty Pie, secrets from Kim Kardashian's makeup artist, and our New Year's resolutions.

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Dec 22, 2016
Ep 41: Not Today Satan with Drag Queen Bianca Del Rio
00:41:19

Drag queen Bianca Del Rio is here to throw some shade, explain why surgical adhesive is in his makeup kit, and tell us about his new miniseries on Logo. Before that, let's talk about makeup sponges, get fired up about "post-Trump" haircuts, and find out why Jenn's mole disappeared.

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Dec 15, 2016
Ep 40: Purple Mist with Jo Malone of Jo Loves
00:48:55

Smell that? Its fragrance legend Jo Malone— here to tell us about her new book, the Jo Loves brand, and how she creates perfume using all her senses. We also have some deep thoughts on what age is the right age to start wearing makeup, the "French Face," and holiday candles.

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Dec 08, 2016
Ep 39: Dr. Pimple Popper
00:35:38

Sandra Lee, MD—better known as Dr. Pimple Popper—takes us into her weird, wild world of blackheads, cysts, and lypomas and shares the technique for a perfect pimple pop. Plus, after a month of testing 2016's top-selling drugstore mascaras, we can finally reveal our favorites, including a few surprises! We also remember to be beautiful inside and out thanks to rock goddess Shirley Manson and talk about how sanitary (or not) it is to use retail makeup testers.

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Dec 02, 2016
Ep 38: Tattoo Artist Virginia Elwood
00:39:23

Lets all give thanks to tattoo artist Virginia Elwood, who takes us behind the scenes of the fascinating (and sometimes intimidating) world of tattoos. Plus, thoughts on micellar waters, why Bill Gates is getting involved in the fragrance industry, and some day-to-night makeup tricks to get everybody through holiday party season.

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Nov 24, 2016
Ep 37: How Estée Lauder Deals with Counterfeit Makeup
00:40:32

Enter the beauty black market with your guide Gregg Marrazzo, Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel for the Estée Lauder Companies. But before we crack any crimes, we'll talk about the new "combination hair" type; politics and perfume; and solutions for beard burn.

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Nov 17, 2016
Ep 36: One of Us with Emily Kate Warren
00:41:24

Emily Kate Warren went from reporting on the looks to creating them: She now works as a pro makeup artist and hair stylist in Los Angeles. Emily tells us about life on both sides of the biz, as well as her women's creative collective, boxcar+muse. Before that: Press trip field notes; men and makeup; and the deal on "activated" charcoal.

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Nov 10, 2016
Ep 35: A Pail of Diamond Dust with Tata Harper
00:50:10

We are going green for Halloween! Beauty entrepreneur Tata Harper is here to tell us about her natural skincare line, the coyotes on her farm, and the Tata way to apply blush. Plus, we share what we'll be doing on Oct 31, discover a surprising cause of back pimples, and find out what's hiding under long nails. Scary stuff!

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Oct 27, 2016
Ep 34: The Lashes Chose Me
00:46:49
Mary Schook, aka The Beauty Fixer, introduces us to crazy skincare products from around the word (liquid micro-needles! silk worm cocoons!). Plus, How Botox gets made, thoughts on colored contacts, and our Refinery 29 Beauty Innovator nomination! For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Oct 22, 2016
Ep 33: Self Lovery
00:49:58
Actress Dascha Polanco (Orange Is the New Black, Joy) teaches us how to be more confident, smell delicious, and make our butts look amazing. Before that, Jenn & Jess discuss their wild weekend, lessons from Lauders, why botanical ingredients in skincare are great—but maybe not as miraculous as marketers would have you believe—and the truth about "no-makeup" celebrities. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
Oct 13, 2016
Ep 32: Women Are Kind of Tribal with Moj Mahdara of Beautycon
00:38:10

Baller business tycoon and Beautycon CEO Moj Mahdara tells us why vloggers will rule the world—and what her personal brand is all about. Jess shares Beautycon NYC highlights, Jenn learns to say hello like a European, and the girls discuss trichotillomania (hair-pulling) awareness and beauty sleep rituals.

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Oct 07, 2016
Ep 31: Live from Ludlow House: Stealing Beauty
00:41:22

When is borrowing or being influenced by hair and makeup from a culture other than your own okay, and when is it wrong? In their first live recorded episode at Ludlow House in NYC, Jess & Jenn host a roundtable with beauty experts Ursula Stephen, Mally Roncal, and Alicia Yoon to discuss cultural appropriation.

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Sep 30, 2016
Ep 30: Bobbi's World
00:50:10

Makeup artist and business wiz Bobbi Brown is here, and the advice she shares is basically life-changing. Jess & Jenn also share thoughts on the Marc Jacobs show, chat about the Emmys, skincare expiration dates, and a different kind of green manicure.

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Sep 22, 2016
Ep 29: Who Doesn't Want to Be a Rainbow?
00:45:31

Cool-girl hair colorist Aura Friedman talks rainbow hair and her tricks for keeping your color intact. Plus, Jess's new job at Teen Vogue, the best beauty at New York Fashion Week (including one NSFW look), fixes for chicken skin, and a debate about "feminine" washes.

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Sep 16, 2016
Bonus Ep: Talking Beauty at Strand Bookstore
00:48:25

Listen in as Jenn talks about challenging beauty standards with authors and podcasters Phoebe Robinson (2 Dope Queens, Sooo Many White Guys), Emily Schultz (Truth & Fiction), Georgia Clark, and Autumn Whitefield-Madrano during a panel she moderated for Strand Bookstore in NYC.

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Sep 13, 2016
Ep 28: Stick to Red
00:45:39

Christian Louboutin visits the studio to talk about his beauty line, his new fragrances—and what it was like to sneak into the Moulin Rouge (mais oui!). Also: Jess's adventures in wellness, the downside of dry shampoo, and redhead struggles.

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Sep 08, 2016
Ep 27: Earth Mother
00:36:42

Chill out with aromatherapist Amy Galper, who explains how you can use scent to help control your mood (really). Before that: The MTV VMA's best beauty looks; our trip to the Indie Beauty Expo; and lipgloss tips.

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Sep 01, 2016
Ep 26: It's Otherworldly
00:33:53

Zanna Roberts Rassi, co-founder of Milk Makeup/stylist/editor/red carpet commentator/Project Runway All Stars mentor, tells us about her insane career and quirky new makeup line. Before that: #FoundationProblems; the skincare product editors are obsessed with; and solutions for women with thinning hair.

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Aug 25, 2016
Ep 25: 6 ft. Barbie
00:37:22

The girls rock out with makeup artist Theo Kogan, founder of Armour Beauty and former front woman of the punk band Lunachicks. Plus, the best beauty looks from the Olympics, help for Jenn's bruises, and some real talk about the difference between cosmetics and drugs.

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Aug 18, 2016
Ep 24: Follow My Nose
00:40:53

How does perfume get made? Ann Gottlieb, who has created Marc Jacobs perfumes, Dior J'Adore, Axe and Dove deodorant scents, and every Calvin Klein fragrance ever (!), shares her secrets. We also take you behind the scenes of the Pat McGrath Labs #004 launch, give you permission to ignore beauty advice, and answer the age-old question: "Do I need to wear sunscreen if my makeup has SPF?"

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Aug 12, 2016
Ep 23: You Want The Cushion
00:37:18

Cosmetic chemist Ni'kita Wilson drops mad scientist knowledge, including how to read an ingredient label, the truth about parabens, and which anti-aging creams are worth the money. Plus: Poetic justice for makeup, what to do if your face is allergic to exercise, and which foods cause acne.

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Aug 04, 2016
Ep. 22: The Seinfeld of Hair
00:40:41

Hairstylist Orlando Pita has ruled the industry for the past 25 years. Now he gets real about work ethic, the show that changed his career, and why beauty editors are terrified of him. Plus: The week in beauty biz (special Kat Von D vs. Jeffree Star edition!), the girls get buzzed with cannabis beauty products, and the new "breathable" nail polish.

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Jul 28, 2016
Ep 21: Cornsilkifying!
00:30:56

Whether you're going somewhere this summer or just dreaming of travel, get cool tips from Wander Beauty founders Lindsay Ellison and Divya Gugnani. Before that, we talk photo-friendly makeup, plastic surgery shaming, buttne solutions, and we check in on Vicky's lashes.

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Jul 21, 2016
Ep 20: All the Hair Feels
00:36:02

Beauty news bonanza! We discuss L'Oreal Beaumojis, Barnes & Noble's new beauty selection, and predict the future of BeautyCon. Plus, we rate our favorite skincare devices. Finally, hairstylist Jon Reyman explains why dry cutting is superior, and the real reason some women seek out dude hairstylists.

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Jul 14, 2016
Ep 19: Sucking and Filling
00:41:46

Dermatologist and self-proclaimed fat expert Dr. Paul Jarrod Frank shares all the new ways people are getting rid of fat and cellulite—without dieting. Plus, everything you ever wanted to know about natural oils, why makeup tutorials trigger ASMR (euphoric tingles), and deep thoughts on the mom haircut.

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Jun 30, 2016
Ep 18: The Word No Woman Likes to Hear
00:40:44

We sit down with Autumn Whitefield-Madrano, author of the new book, Face Value: The Hidden Ways Beauty Shapes Women's Lives, and try to decode our complex ideas about beauty in under a half-hour. We actually get somewhere. Before that, we discuss undercut hair tattoos and the industry's new fast-beauty model. Plus, we check in on producer/test bunny Vicky's progress using Plume natural lash enhancer.

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Jun 23, 2016
Ep 17: Beauty Otaku
00:42:09

We hang with Troy Surratt, makeup artist and founder of Surratt Beauty. He gives us the scoop on his luxe line and breaks exclusive news on the forthcoming Kevyn Aucoin documentary. Also: A visit to Charlotte Tilbury's London boudoir; the way women are shopping now; and Jenn's DIY derm trick.

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Jun 16, 2016
Ep 16: Literally a Hot Mess
00:27:23

Investigative reporter Virginia Sole-Smith talks body politics, what it’s like to give someone a Brazilian wax, and which beauty treatments are total bullshit. Plus, vibrating eye massagers, the latest lip filler, and Jenn welcomes Jess to the world of gray hair (yay!).

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Jun 09, 2016
Ep 15: Lady, Your Nails Are Dry
00:31:39

We sat down with editorial manicurist Bernadette Thompson, the woman who single-handedly took nail art from the world of hip-hop to high fashion. Seriously, she's worked with everyone from Mary J. Blige to Tom Ford. Before that: Products millennials love; the "Tech Neck" phenomenon; and natural lash enhancers.

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Jun 03, 2016
Ep 14: We Made It Our Own
00:33:21

Makeup artist Sir John took a break from creating Beyoncé's next earth-moving look to hang with us. We talk Lemonade, Insta-haters, and the summer beauty hack he swears by. But before that! Jenn's new tattoo, an SPF report card, and if wearing makeup can earn you more cash.

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May 26, 2016
Ep 13: Unicorn Balls
00:36:29

Kat Von D is in the studio! She talks about bullies, cruelty-free beauty, and the one lip color that looks great on everyone. Plus: Crazy cosmetics in the Smithsonian, a new acne fix, and Calvin Klein gets racy.

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May 19, 2016
Ep 12: The Runway is Marble
00:34:24

Supermodel Veronica Webb sashays in to talk about makeup, her personal melasma cure, and what it's like to work with Azzedine, Donatella, and, oh yeah, Kanye West. Plus, French girl beauty, Jess's beauty pet peeve, and the cult of Pat McGrath.

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May 12, 2016
Ep 11: Let’s Spill the Real Tea
00:38:30

They’re here! YouTube stars/beauty besties Patrick Starrr and MannyMua talk about the internet star stigma, vulnerability, and how to (finally!) nail an airbrushed look. Before that: matte lipstick secrets and why face masks are everywhere.

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May 05, 2016
Ep 10: Denim Diapers
00:35:54

Model and activist Yomi Abiola talks about making the fashion and beauty industry a better place for women. Jess & Jenn mourn Prince and the lack of glamorous men in music today. Plus, floatation therapy, facial guilt, and the best concealers for allergy season.

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Apr 28, 2016
Ep 9: That Bitch Face
00:34:46

Get ready for an injection of anti-aging wisdom from the Queen of Botox, dermatologist Patricia "Call Me Pat" Wexler. Plus, the latest celebrity makeup lines; an Earth Day report card for the beauty industry; and Jess & Jenn test drive the new anti-cellulite jeans.

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Apr 21, 2016
Ep 8: 44 Motorcycles & A Lamborghini
00:40:16

Kiehl's president Chris Salgardo rides in to share his top skin tips and talk about giving back. Jess & Jenn get out their flower crowns for Coachella, chat about hair down "there", and reveal the best fragrances of the year.

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Apr 14, 2016
Ep 7: Girl Talk
00:34:08

Editorial manicurist/jazz artist Deborah Lippmann tells us about her mega-brand, collaborating with Gaga, and even sings a few bars. Also: A serious critique of Kylie's "Gloss" video; the deal with collagen supplements; are perms back?

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Apr 07, 2016
Ep 6: Fake It 'Til You Make It
00:32:35

Hair legend Michael Gordon, founder of Hairstory Studio and Bumble and Bumble, talks cool-girl hair. Plus: eye-opening makeup advice from Jess, the state of plastic surgery in the U.S., and why lipstick matters.

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Mar 30, 2016
Ep 5: Brushes Like Butter
00:31:23

Bicoastal makeup artist Daniel Martin dishes on the LA vs. NYC look, drag queen secrets, and beauty tips Jess & Jenn have never heard before. Plus, spring cleaning your brushes, halal makeup, and wacky (or maybe not?)face rollers.

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Mar 24, 2016
Ep 4: Starry Night of Perfume with Chandler Burr
00:31:34

The master of scent, Chandler Burr wafts in to discuss the fascinating world of perfume. Jess & Jenn get groovy with energetically charged products, debate Korean beauty products, and peek into the (nightmarish) world of Dr. Pimple Popper.

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Mar 18, 2016
Ep 3: Get Your Squinch On with Sarah Potempa of Beachwaver
00:32:56

Beachwaver inventor Sarah Potempa teaches us all how to be QVC gazillionaires with amazing hair. Jess & Jenn discuss double chins and Kardashian selfie tips, debate the ethics of gene therapy for cosmetic purposes, and offer final thoughts on fashion month (drink whenever they say goth).

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Mar 10, 2016
Ep 2: Miss Pop Talks Nail Art
00:30:35

Editorial manicurist Miss Pop shares her backstage secrets with Jess & Jenn. Plus, Oscar beauty looks, Caitlyn Jenner's MAC collaboration, and Jess's red lipstick issues.

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Mar 03, 2016
Ep 1: Childlike Glitter with Rose-Marie Swift of RMS Beauty
00:46:25

On their first episode (!) Jess & Jenn talk naturals with RMS Beauty founder Rose-Marie Swift, plus, Fashion Week trends, gender-free fragrance, and the ass gym.

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Feb 25, 2016
It's Me, Jess, and Me, Jenn! Bonus Episode!
00:32:40

To celebrate the launch of Fat Mascara, we're giving you a special bonus episode to get to know Jess & Jenn better!

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Feb 24, 2016