Glowing Up

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Esther and Caroline are on a mission to find their inner glowy goddess and share their findings about the worlds of beauty, health, diet and all things girly and glowy. Come glow up with them!

Episode Date
The Holy Grail of Sunscreen (with Marie Veronique and Kristy Moore-Jeffress)
Caroline and Esther sit down with legendary skincare formulator Marie Veronique to discuss her legendary, all-natural, eponymous skin care line, her background in chemistry, her collaboration with facialist Kristina Holey, and so much more! 
Aug 14, 2018
Guys We F****d x Glowing Up
Krystyna Hutchinson and Corinne Fisher of the anti-slut shaming podcast Guys We F****d come by to discuss being newly single. Moderately X-rated so listener beware!
Aug 07, 2018
What Jennifer Garner Eats (with Kelly Leveque)

Celebrity Nutritionist, author, and glowing goddess Kelly Leveque joins Esther and Caroline for an enlightening and reassuring discussion on her approach to nutrition. She explains the Fab Four concept and how it prevents hunger, shares delicious and quick and easy meal ideas, and spills the TEA on Jennifer Garner's favorite healthy smoothie recipe.  Binge eating disorder and recovery tools are also discussed.

Jul 31, 2018
Hummus Ranking and Jaw Clenching (with Lee from America)
Instagram wellness queen Lee from America is BACK on Glowing Up for a record third visit and there's so much to talk about.Lee describes the natural, at-home ways she deals with bruxism aka jaw clenching, eating garlic to prevent viral infections, Lee shares her favorite store-bought hummus brand, and more! 
Jul 24, 2018
Esther and Caroline go to the Farmer's Market!

Esther and Caroline recorded an episode LIVE from the Hollywood Farmer's Market and recorded their adventures sampling summer stonefruits, meeting local farmers, buying avocados, and so much more. Plus the girls run into a beloved member of the Glowing Up family!

Jul 16, 2018
53: One Year Anniversary Episode Part Two: Drugstore Haul!

It's part two of the Glowing Up one year anniversary and the girls celebrate with a good old fashioned drugstore haul! Esther and Caroline go crazy for their new Flower products (the Drew obsession is real), Caroline obsesses over scented makeup, and Esther loves her new rare scent of Burt's Bees lip balm.

Jul 10, 2018
52: One Year Anniversary Episode - Part One

The girls reminisce and review all that they've learned and taken way from one year of glowing up!

Jul 03, 2018
51: RETURNS (with Naomi Ekperigin)

Broad City and Great News writer and stand up comedian Naomi Ekperigin joins the girls for a wild ride. Seriously are these three soul mates? They share their most epic return moments, the power of receipts, the fall of department stores, and Caroline’s insane experience at Vidcon.

Jun 26, 2018
50: Crystals and Jeff Goldblum (with Vanessa Chester)

On this week's episode of Glowing Up, Jurassic Park Actress, energy goddess, and all-around super funny cool girl Vanessa Chester joins Caroline and Esther to talk about being in Barbie commercials as a kid, how she uses crystals on a daily basis, her amazing relationship with Jeff Goldblum, and why you need chicken feet for bone broth.

Jun 19, 2018
49: Reviews Episode!

Esther and Caroline finally review some of their favorite products from 2018 so far, including Pat McGrath Mattetrance, new Drunk Elephant products, Caroline's favorite Costco sardine brand, plus Esther and Caroline passionately throw down for their current favorite cleansers.

Jun 12, 2018
48: At Home in Your Body (with Kacie Carter and Caitlin Sullivan)

On this week’s episode of Glowing Up, the co-founders/owners/radical food feminists behind Esther and Caroline’s fave LA restaurant Honey Hi come on the podcast to discuss their personal food philosophy, what led them to starting their own restaurant, their surprising connection to Lee From America, and more!!!!

Jun 05, 2018
47: Ayurveda 101 (with Sahara Rose)

Today on Glowing Up, Ayurvedic expert, author, and all around glowy goddess Sahara Rose comes on the podcast to discuss her incredible life story, how she accidentally wrote the world’s best-selling book on Ayurveda, gives an introductory overview of the 3 Ayurvedic Doshas, and completely terrifies Esther (textbook Vata) and Caroline (total Pitta) with the do’s/dont’s of their respective Doshas. 

Sahara is the author of “The Idiot’s Guide to Ayurveda

May 29, 2018
46: Bone Broth and Royal Weddings (with Kathleen Hou)

Caroline and Esther invite Kathleen Hou (beauty director of The Cut) on the podcast to discuss Caroline's recent adventures in homemade bone broth, Kathleen's experience getting a penis facial, and Meghan Markle's possible scammer tendencies.

May 22, 2018
45: Sephora VIB Sale Haul (Part Two)

The Sephora VIB haul continues...retro lipsticks by Besame, organic shampoos from Rahua, cult-classic mascaras, organic translucent powder from ILIA, and so much more. The girls went all out this year - what are they keeping and what are they returning?? Plus Esther's new favorite, super affordable all natural vegan lip balm.

May 21, 2018
44: Sephora VIB Sale Haul (Part One)

The girls have a much needed check in with each other about how stress is negatively affecting both of them!! And then... we begin our very first ever Sephora VIB Sale Haul! Drunk Elephant and Too Faced, oh my!

May 08, 2018
43: Face Rolling and Potato Eating (with Lauren Alexander)

Caroline and Esther sit down with LNA Clothing founder (and Esther's old friend!) Lauren Alexander to learn about her fabulous skin care routine, the truth about nose jobs, the high tech beauty tools she's loving right now, and why she got into Chinese Constitutional Medicine.

May 01, 2018
JOHN F*CKING EARLY (with John Early)

John Early joins the girls and they discuss getting in shape to be on camera, doing whole 30 with Kate Berlant, embarrassing gym stories, and ginger slicing tips from John’s Mom. 

Apr 24, 2018
Hot Bird Girl (with Angela Trimbur)

Esther and Caroline bring back on fan favorite Angela Trimbur! They discuss Angela's new identity as a hot bird girl, lots of brow talk and hair talk, and Caroline shares her experience with a product she's morally unsure about. 

Apr 17, 2018
K Beauty Primer (with Alicia Yoon)

Esther and Caroline get a crash course in the basics of Korean Beauty with Peach and Lily founder Alicia Yoon. Alicia shares her inspiring story, K Beauty misconceptions, her favorite Peach and Lily products, and even breaks down the intimidating K Beauty routine into its most vital steps for girls on the go. 

Follow Alicia on Instagram Visit Peach and Lily Follow Caroline and Esther on Instagram, and watch Alone Together on Hulu

Apr 10, 2018
Baby Talk and Anal Talk (with Alison Rosen)

Esther and Caroline sit down with podcaster and author Alison Rosen to discuss some riveting horror stories from being in labor, her experiences as a new mom, the joys of hoarding, and her new book "Tropical Attire Encouraged, and Other Phrases That Scare Me." 

Follow Alison on Twitter and Instagram Preorder Alison's book on Amazon:

Follow Caroline and Esther on Instagram, and watch Alone Together on Hulu!

Apr 03, 2018
Glow Ups, Glow Downs, and Peanut Butter Cookies

Esther and Caroline sit down to record a rare solo episode!! They talk about glow ups and glow downs, set new health challenges for themselves, share their recent workout progress, plus Esther shares her simple 2 ingredient recipe for banana peanut butter cookies.  Follow Caroline and Esther on Instagram, and watch Alone Together on Hulu!  

Mar 27, 2018
Kimchi Fridge (with SoSuperSam)

Esther and Caroline invite DJ, singer, and all-around LA cool girl SoSuperSam (aka Sam Duenas) to discuss her favorite cheap Korean eats in LA, her simple skincare routine (hey Tatcha!), the unique joys of korean spas, and so much more!  Listen to Sam’s new single DRIP  Follow SoSuperSam on Instagram and Twitter Follow Caroline and Esther on Instagram, and watch Alone Together on Hulu!  

Mar 20, 2018
The Queen is Back! (with Julie Schott)

Esther and Caroline have Julie Schott back on the podcast to discuss her recent move to LA, her probiotic regimen, her glowing skin, what cleanse she’s trying and why she quit caffeine.  Follow Julie Schott on Instagram. Follow Caroline and Esther on Instagram, and watch Alone Together on Hulu!  

Mar 13, 2018
Work/Life/Vagina Balance (with Rachel Bloom)

The girls sit down with “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” star and creator Rachel Bloom to talk about her meditation routine, how she handles her busy schedule, tips for dealing with anxiety, and vaginas. 

Mar 06, 2018
Suing Mary Kate Olsen (with Tavi Gevinson)

The girls welcome the incredible Tavi Gevinson to the show! They go into childhood beauty talk, how Tavi and Caroline bonded for life over a gold glitter liner, complicated relationships with social media, and Esther receives her big diagnosis thanks to the Glowmies! 

Feb 27, 2018
Skincare Ends at your Nipples (with Lee From America)

Esther and Caroline invite Lee from America back onto the podcast to discuss meditation, Lee's skincare routine, homemade nut milks, and constipation tips. 

Feb 20, 2018
Dermatology Talk (with Dr. Ava)

Caroline and Esther ask dermatologist Dr. Ava tons of questions submitted by listeners. They discuss microneedling, hormonal acne, lasers, and so much more.

Feb 13, 2018
Sleeping on a pillow of carbs (with Georgie Flores)

Caroline and Esther invite Georgie Flores from Famous in Love to the podcast to discuss her retail hacks, balancing work with a healthy lifestyle and beauty secrets from her refrigerator. 

Feb 06, 2018
Listen to your French Ghosts (with Odacité Founder Valerie Grandury)

Esther and Caroline talk to Valerie Grandury, ethereal French Goddess slash founder of Odacité about French skincare, her raw vegan, non toxic lifestyle, and Valerie's incredible Parisian grandmothers. 

Jan 30, 2018
Tips from a Celebrity Hairstylist (with Clayton Hawkins)

Caroline and Esther invite celebrity hairstylist Clayton Hawkins onto the podcast to discuss the best hair piece to buy, tips for managing curly hair, the absolute best hair products you’ve never heard of, and 2000s reality TV. Also Caroline reveals a secret that nobody cares about. 

Jan 23, 2018
Glowing Up Your Finances (with Gaby Dunn)

We spent so much money on beauty last year that we figured we'd start 2018 off with some damn financial literacy. Caroline and Esther ask "Bad With Money" host Gaby Dunn all the basics in money. The girls talk investing, financial organization, and debunk the stigma of talking openly about finances. 

Jan 16, 2018
The New Year’s Episode: Your 2018 Grace Period

The girls get together and finally discuss their ultra specific new year’s resolutions! Esther and Caroline both share their own iconic celebrity sighting that shaped them to be who they are today. Plus! This week Alone Together premieres on Freeform Wednesday January 10th at 8:30pm. Every episode will stream on Hulu the next day :) 

Jan 09, 2018
Are The Holidays Over?

Break away from family and get back to some good ole fashion girl talk. Esther and Caroline take a moment after Christmas to talk family, food, traveling, and much more. Happy Holidays Glowmies! 

Dec 26, 2017
Glowing Up Holiday Gift Exchange!!!!!

Esther and Caroline celebrate the holidays with the first annual Glowing Up gift exchange.

Dec 19, 2017
LIVE from Credo Beauty (with Kate Berlant)

Esther and Caroline hang out with comedy queen Kate Berlant at a fun live episode recorded at Credo Beauty in LA! The girls talk clean beauty, mom makeup, acne routines, curly hair tips, and SO much more. 

Dec 12, 2017
2017 Glowmies Awards

Esther and Caroline share their respective favorite skincare and beauty products of 2017 in the first annual Glowmie Awards. Plus the girls share the story of their legendary encounter with Taylor Swift. 

Dec 05, 2017
She’s back! Live from New York part 2 (with Julie Schott)

Caroline bravely recounts a personal incident with Cameron Diaz, the girls learn about cool new stuff from Julie, and more “are you Caroline or are you Esther” in the second and last live from new york episode of the year! 

Nov 28, 2017
LIVE FROM NEW YORK (with Rio Viera Newton)

The first of two shows live from NYC! Rio shares her K-beauty secrets, Caroline and Esther discuss a wild red-eye flight, Esther reveals a recent, surprising dermalogical diagnosis, and so much more.

Nov 21, 2017
We ♥ Fat (with Lee From America)

Instagram sensation and overall wellness guru Lee Tilghman teaches Esther and Caroline everything they need to know about living the Lee from America way ....the girls discuss PCOS, matcha, fat balls, and have an overall positive and empowering female conversation.  

Nov 14, 2017
Millennial Pink Nipples (with Joanna Spicer)

Esther and Caroline talk to beauty vlogger Joanna Spicer about being a Glossier rep, her favorite face scrub, and the girls bond for life over their nipples. 

Nov 07, 2017
We Stand With Bananas (with Atlanta De Cadenet Taylor)

Model/DJ/it girl Atlanta De Cadenet Taylor joins Esther and Caroline to talk lots and lots of natural beauty, a trip to Japan, and candida. 

Oct 31, 2017
GROUP SMOOTHIES (with Stephanie Simbari and Elizabeth Kott)

Esther and Caroline and the hosts of That's So Retrograde discuss acupuncture, laser hair removal, and make a very chunky "smoothie in the round." 

Oct 24, 2017
The Importance of Layers (with Angela Trimbur)

Angela Trimbur gives Caroline and Esther the secrets behind her incredible brows, shares current favorites from her makeup bag and gives Esther and a few Glowmies hair advice.  

Oct 17, 2017
Esther and Caroline Need Help with their Morning Routines

Esther finds out just how sexy cleaning can be, Caroline shares her favorite under the radar K-beauty sunscreen, and the girls go through their recent makeup "empties" and discuss what will get a repurchase.

Oct 10, 2017
Panera Makeup

Caroline's experimenting with Bulletproof Matcha, Esther is obsessed with walnut butter, and the girls review a haul from Milk cosmetics.

Oct 03, 2017
Beyonce's Moisturizer (with Golden Sun Shyne)

Makeup artist Golden Sun Shyne talks about her favorite cosmetic and skin care products. Golden also discusses her work on Beyonce's groundbreaking visual album Lemonade and reveals the answer to the question everyone wants to know: What moisturizer does Beyonce use?

Sep 26, 2017
Fenty Beauty Review (with Jackie Johnson)

Esther, Caroline, and Jackie Johnson of the Natch Beaut podcast discuss Fenty beauty, Jackie’s signature hair look, and introduce a new segment FALL DOWN.

Sep 19, 2017
Glowing up LIVE! (with Nikki Glaser)

This week, Esther and Caroline are live from UCB in LA with special guest Nikki Glaser. The girls go through Nikki's makeup bag and find tons of budget friendly drugstore products, but spend most of the episode talking about their vaginas.

Sep 12, 2017
Skincare Reviews!!!

Esther and Caroline FINALLY review their product hauls from: The Ordinary, S.W. Basics, Koh Gen Do, and more. 

Sep 05, 2017
Makeup is Adult Polly Pockets (with Stephanie Stone)

The girls invite nail artist to the stars Stephanie Stone to the podcast to discuss beauty hoarding, Esther's past career as a hand model, and how to kill men with a Louboutin nail polish bottle.

Aug 29, 2017
"Julie Schott's Makeup Bag"

The girls have on their first guest (!), beauty director Julie Schott.  They go through her decidedly fabulous makeup bag and get enough tips from her to last a lifetime.

Aug 22, 2017
"Glow the F*ck Up"

The girls fight over essential oils (by skincare line S.W. Basics), Caroline brings Esther her new fave drugstore product (Maybelline brow Define & Fill Duo), and Esther introduces a new segment.

Aug 15, 2017
Liquid Lipstick & Lemon Water

The first group challenge, Caroline swatches some liquid lipsticks, and the girls answer listener e-mails.

Aug 08, 2017
"I know naps are trendy right now"

Esther gets a haircut, Caroline turns Esther's new diet frown upside down (lol), the girls answer listener e-mails (yay!!), discuss their favorite beauty youtubers, and a classic Esther beauty show and tell.

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Aug 01, 2017
I'm Glowing Down Every Minute

Caroline shares her skincare routine (!!!!), Esther does something very un-Esther like to try to surprise Caroline, and the girls finally explain what..."The Paris Trip" means.

Jul 25, 2017
*Does One Cardio Class*

Caroline's life is changed by cardio and Esther wants to try Yoga once. Also, Esther brings in her first drugstore makeup show and tell, and Caroline surprises Esther with a certain celebrity's contour kit. Also, #muffinslime happens this week. Not last week.

Jul 18, 2017
To KKW or not to KKW

With lots of self love, Esther coins the phrase #muffinslime, and Caroline takes a journey into Chinese herbal medicine.  

Jul 11, 2017
Time to Glow Up!

Welcome to the very first episode of Glowing Up! The girls introduce you to their world and Caroline discusses her NYX haul. 

Jul 03, 2017