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We share the biggest stories from the biggest names in the beauty industry for everyone to learn from.

We share the biggest stories from the biggest names in the beauty industry for everyone to learn from.


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We share the biggest stories from the biggest names in the beauty industry for everyone to learn from.




Hanieh Sigari: The Making of Personalized Skincare

Joining us today is Hanieh, the chef and owner of personalized skincare company, Qyral. She shared what her childhood looked like and gave us an insight into her entreprenurial journey, she talked about how she and her husband got separated and found love again as well as how she started Qyral and has been using it as a tool to help enable skincare professionals build customized skincare products for their clients with ridiculously minimal investment. About Hanieh After being disappointed...


Stacey Levine: Game-Changing Teeth Whitening for Professional and Personal Oral Care

Fola and Tolu enjoyed the eye-opening conversation with Stacey Levine which covered various aspect of her personal and professional life. She discussed how she and Jonathan met as well as how the teeth whitening company all started. You will be particularly touched by the selfless work that they do with their foundation. About Stacey Stacey Levine is the co-founder of GLO Science and the GLO Good Foundation. She is a mom of two entrepreneur sons, married to her partner in life/business,...


Pamela Springer: Chemical Peels for Skin of Color

Pamela came again on Beauty Care Pod to share with us what she knows about how to investigate the skin and use that investigation to make sure how to come up with the best treatment to make sure that you get the best results, and this starts by understanding the composition of the skin. Bio Pamela Springer has been in the aesthetics industry for more than 20 years. She is a highly sought-after speaker for TV, medical conferences, aesthetic trade shows, and of course, Instagram Lives! She...


Holly Brown: Running a Non-Profit in the Professional Beauty Industry

In this episode of Beauty Care Pod, we have Holly Brown, founder of Look, Feel, Fab which happens to be the very first non-profit in the professional skincare industry. She shares with us her journey on how she has been able to run a fully not-for-profit organization in the skincare industry even when everyone thought it was a very bad idea. Links


Jessica Doolin: From Fast Food Shops to Celebrity Makeup Artist

Jessica has a surprising story from a humble beginning and into becoming a Celebrity Makeup Artist. She was able to, in the space of three months, become one of the most sought after makeup artists, drawing the interest of celebrity photographers who loved her work and wanted to collaborate with her. She now helps people who want to be able to attract celebrity clients how they can achieve this. About Jessica Jessica Doolin graduated from Make up school at age 27; Three years later, she...


Jacqueline Segal: Australia's No 1 Professional Skincare Line Now in North America

Jacqueline is a Licensed Esthetician, Naturopath and Reiki Master. She brought Australia's leading skincare brand with her to North America after trying various products in Canada that could work with her skin the way she was used to but couldn't get. Jacqueline also shared with us some stories from her background, including that her mother brought her and her sibling up alone, mostly as a divorcee, and that she finds herself lucky to be able to still be friends with her friends from before...


Joni Leahy: Servicing Clients with Cutting-Edge Treatments

Joni has been an Esthetician for 29 years and practices Minimalist Makeup. She started with no direction. She worked multiple jobs and was even an Aerobics instructor in Boston and got involved in Esthetics when she started to assist an Esty at the gym where she worked. She then took time to go to Esthetics school and fell in love with it from day 1. Since going to Esthetics school up until now, we can see that Joni has been very passionate from the chat she had with us. About Joni Joni...


Diedre Mikkelson: Giving Clients an Experience They Love

Diedre shares with us how she goes about the process of selecting products and devices that she uses in running her business as a licensed esthetician. She also explains how she’s been able to create reliable pricing scales for services rendered. Her amazing story on her Esthetics journey between 1984 and 2022 is one of the highlights of this episode. She believes school is just to get you licensed, while real education starts right after getting your license. One of the many tactics she’s...


Christina Fernandez: Raising a New Crop of Passionate Makeup Artists

We had an enjoyable conversation with Christina, who shared with us her journey from her teenage years up until now, including how she grew her makeup business through solid determination, sheer will, and a knack for always finding a way to make it work. Despite her path when learning to become a professional makeup artist, Christina has been using a more holistic approach when teaching at her studio to ensure that her students have the right attitude and expectation to learning while also...


Pamela Springer: Working on Skin based on its Ethnicity

Pamela was very generous with information on how she entered the professional skincare industry and how her passion for training Esthetics students and talking about how to work on the various ethnic skin types has been very evident. We encourage you to allow yourself to learn as much as you can while being wowed by her knowledge! Bio Pamela Springer has been in the aesthetics industry for more than 20 years. She is a highly sought-after speaker for TV, medical conferences, aesthetic...


Gabriela Hernandez: The History of Cosmetics

Gabriela Hernandez was on fire in this episode of Beauty Care Pod as she shared valuable information about her journey in the cosmetics industry and the history of cosmetics. We would recommend her book Classic Beauty: The History of Makeup and her Podcast Classic Beauty as they both are must-haves in the toolbox of makeup artists, especially those who want to know more or venture into the movie industry. She was very generous with her time and information, teaching us a lot of things we...


Jenn Michelle: The Journey to Celebrity Makeup & Hair Artist

Jenn joins us today to let us know about her journey to Makeup from getting a chance to work at NY Fashion show to being able to work with lots of clients and also educate upcoming beauty professionals. About Jenn Bio:JennMichelle is CEO of GlamLife Beauty Collection, a Celebrity Makeup Artist & Hairstylist, Beauty Educator & Hair Extension Specialist, GlamLife TV Producer & Creator, Women’s Empowerment Advocate, and Entrepreneur. She is currently the Makeup Artist and Hairstylist for The...


Courtney Faga: The Journey to Award-Winning Makeup Artist

Courtney joins us after bagging two awards in The Skin Games makeup competition. She shared her journey, coming from a rural setting to the city lifestyle and choosing what she loves doing! She talked with us about her skincare and makeup experience and why she loves cruelty-free products! About Courtney Courtney is the owner of Blushing Beauty Co and an award-winning makeup artist! Her love for makeup and the beauty industry started with her mom. At an early age, she first introduced her...


Liana Blomquist: Sustainable Skincare from New York's Rooftops

Liana gave us a masterclass on what it entails to start a rooftop garden as well as what she has been able to do regarding getting and maintaining a rooftop garden. She shared her experience as well as expertise on beauty botanicals and if you are especially looking for information about how to start a rooftop, you should listen to this conversation as you will find a lot of valuable information on how to get started with a rooftop garden. She introduced her first product to us. The Rose &...


Rene Stufano: Treatments That Would Increase Your Revenue and Success

Rene shared with us her journey as an industry leader and her spirituality as well as how she has been able to work on delivering one-of-a-kind products that produce game changing results that break the boundaries pf what we know to be possible without compromising client safety. She went into detail telling us about some of her beliefs which are worthy of emulation. Links EF Tropics Website - Epilfree Certification - Book Recommendation -...


Brooke Kennedy: The Story of 12-hour Workdays

In this episode, Brooke shares with us her journey from high school through college up to choosing to become an Esthetician. We talked about how her work week is possible and how she gets rest. Her work ethic, clientele, and awards. She also talked about her amazing reviews as an Esthetician and how she works with her team. Brooke's Bio Brooke Kennedy is more than just a fresh-faced beauty queen from Sequim, WA; she’s got ambition and brains and a profound passion for the health and...


Sandi Simmons: How to Increase Revenue Using Teeth Whitening

Sandi Simmons, owner of Sis Smiles Teeth Whitening, joins us on Beauty Care Pod sharing information about how her background got her to want to help people have beautiful smiles. She answered all the frequently asked questions about teeth whitening including its safety and how long the results last. She also provided insight into how much profit it can bring for professionals who choose to bring the service to their spa/salon. About Sandi Sandi has 28 years of medical industry experience...


Jennifer Dover: From Nursing to Esthetics

Jennifer joins us on the beauty care pod as an esthetician with nursing and dermatology background who was tired of the norm of using drugs to manage skincare conditions and wanted to be able to provide more than was available in the walls of an hospital. Her quest for knowledge and networking can be noticed from our podcast. About Jennifer Jennifer had spent 16 years in the nursing industry before becoming an Esthetician at 40. Working in the field of Dermatology lastly is what inspired...


Kelly Wolcott: How to Manage Your Clients and Time

We understand the fact that most Estheticians don't go through a complete course in school, taking them through customer and time management. We are excited that Kelly Wolcott has been able to walk us through some of her tips and ideals on client and time management. She told us how Estheticians should relate with their clients and the apps that she uses to manage her clients and calendar. One of the lessons you would learn is not to skip steps in your treatment no matter what, so you...


Tiffany Medois: Showcasing Estheticians to The World

Today, Tiffany joins us to talk about her journey with writing, and she gave us information on how she became an Esthetician and why she is passionate about helping people of color find skincare professionals that look just like them. Tiffany is excited about the upcoming National Black Esthetician's week. You can find more information about that here. You will learn about what it was like for Tiffany growing up, how her writing journey started, how she met a black Esty for the first time...