Natural Beauty Podcast

Health & Wellness Podcasts

Natural Beauty Podcast brings you the latest news from the natural beauty scene. In the episodes, we share trending beauty tips of course, though we are also having important and deep discussions on the state of our beauty industries around the world. Natural Beauty Podcast is powered by Natural Beauty Directory - your go-to address for the true luxury cosmetics of today and tomorrow, all natural of course. Natural Beauty Directory organizes online awards yearly to celebrate the best all-natural cosmetics made across Europe and the Nordics. By following Natural Beauty Podcast, you will stay updated with the highlights from both awards. Your host is the founder of the Natural Beauty Directory, European Natural Beauty Awards, and Nordic Natural Beauty Awards, Satu Mäkinen, originally from Finland herself. Disclaimer: This podcast is for entertaining and educational purposes only. If you have health concerns, seek professional medical advice. Note: Prior to merging with Natural Beauty Directory, this podcast was Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, hence the episodes from 2020-2022 are the original Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast episodes.

Location:

Finland

Description:

Natural Beauty Podcast brings you the latest news from the natural beauty scene. In the episodes, we share trending beauty tips of course, though we are also having important and deep discussions on the state of our beauty industries around the world. Natural Beauty Podcast is powered by Natural Beauty Directory - your go-to address for the true luxury cosmetics of today and tomorrow, all natural of course. Natural Beauty Directory organizes online awards yearly to celebrate the best all-natural cosmetics made across Europe and the Nordics. By following Natural Beauty Podcast, you will stay updated with the highlights from both awards. Your host is the founder of the Natural Beauty Directory, European Natural Beauty Awards, and Nordic Natural Beauty Awards, Satu Mäkinen, originally from Finland herself. Disclaimer: This podcast is for entertaining and educational purposes only. If you have health concerns, seek professional medical advice. Note: Prior to merging with Natural Beauty Directory, this podcast was Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, hence the episodes from 2020-2022 are the original Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast episodes.

Language:

English


Episodes

WISE Organic Skincare | Pioneer's Thoughts And Advice

10/24/2022
Welcome to a new episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Gunilla Brunell - the founder of the award-nominated, pioneering Swedish skincare brand, WISE. In the episode, Gunilla will share her ground-breaking stories from as early as the 90s, and how it was to change the world towards more natural back then. She will also share her skincare tips that stand the test of time. You can follow WISE on social media, such as Instagram, and learn more...

Duration:00:27:32

Norrskin | Let The Nordic Spirit In!

10/21/2022
Welcome to a new episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Kate Bergvik - the founder of the award-nominated Swedish cosmetics brand, Norrskin. In the episode, Kate will share the behind-the-scenes stories of creating a natural cosmetics brand, as well as her views on the rise of vegan cosmetics, challenges in global cotton production, and the definition of today’s and tomorrow’s luxury. You can follow Norrskin on social media, such as Instagram,...

Duration:00:35:55

Herbhub | Embracing The Revolution In The Haircare Industry

10/14/2022
Welcome to a new episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Frida Jansson and Lena Hellman - the founders of the award-nominated Swedish haircare brand, Herbhub. In the episode, Frida and Lena will share their behind-the-scenes stories of creating a natural hair care brand as well as their best tips for healthy hair. We will also dive deep into a discussion about the revolution that is happening in the traditionally very toxic haircare industry. You...

Duration:00:26:50

Pura Nordica | The Power of Handmade Natural Cosmetics

10/13/2022
Welcome to a new episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Nina Kekäläinen - the founder of the award-nominated Finnish skincare brand, Pura Nordica. In the episode, Nina will share her behind-the-scenes stories of creating a natural skincare brand. We will also dive deep into a discussion about the power of handmade and local cosmetics. You can follow Pura Nordica on social media, such as Instagram, and learn more about the brand's products on...

Duration:00:26:08

Ester by Sweden | Soothing Skincare With Kind Ingredients

10/10/2022
Welcome to a new episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Amanda Berglund - the founder of the award-nominated Swedish skincare brand, Ester by Sweden. In the episode, Amanda will share her behind-the-scenes stories of creating a natural skincare brand. We will also dive deep into a discussion about kind cosmetic ingredients and what it truly means to be sustainable. You can follow Ester by Sweden on social media, such as Instagram, and learn more...

Duration:00:20:41

Elm Organics | A New Generation Of Clean Cosmetics

10/6/2022
Welcome to a new episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Sine Brynestad Stokke and Linn Stokke - the founders of the award-nominated Norwegian cosmetics brand, Elm Organics. In the episode, Sine and Linn will share their behind-the-scenes stories of creating a natural skincare brand. We will also dive deep into a discussion about greenwashing and the importance of certifications and transparent communication. You can follow Elm Organics on social...

Duration:00:25:06

AIVA | Wildly Easy Minimalistic Skincare

10/4/2022
Welcome to a new episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Jonna Jalkanen - the founder of the award-nominated, minimalistic Finnish cosmetics brand, AIVA. In the episode, Jonna will share her view on what it truly means to go back to basics with your skincare routine, and how that can balance your skin to work better again. We will also dive deep into a conversation about trending minimalism. You can follow AIVA on social media, such as Instagram,...

Duration:00:24:46

Honningperler | Transparency And Authenticity Above All

9/30/2022
Welcome to a new episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Kristin Olischer - the founder of the award-winning Danish cosmetics brand, Honningperler. We recorded an episode with Kristin in 2021 where she shared the longer version of her story as well as about beekeeping which is at the core of Honningperler's production. In this episode, Kristin will share what’s new with Honningperler as well as her view on the Danish solid cosmetics market. We...

Duration:00:17:52

MH+FaceOil | Nature's luxury meets Swedish design

9/27/2022
Welcome to a new episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Maria Herkner - the founder of the award-nominated Swedish skincare brand, MH+FaceOil - and the brand's trusted product development advisor, Anki Hindevall. In the episode, Maria will share her behind-the-scenes stories of creating a natural skincare brand as well as her thoughts on how design can help in communication, such as presenting a product's ingredients. Together with Maria and...

Duration:00:25:27

aie cosmetics | Activism In Elegance

9/22/2022
Welcome to a new season of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast - all about the Nordic Natural Beauty Awards 2022 nominees. In this first episode of the season, the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Saila Laitinen - the co-founder of the award-nominated, Finnish cosmetics brand, aie cosmetics. In the episode, Saila will share the behind-the-scenes stories of creating this unique brand and we will also dive deep into a discussion about the state of the world today and what needs to be done in the...

Duration:00:22:47

Sweet Summer 2022 | Introducing The Nominees Of Nordic Natural Beauty Awards 2022

7/30/2022
Join this summer solo episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen shares the exciting news about the fresh awards nominees of 2022 as well as info about what's going to happen in the coming months. This podcast is powered by Nordic Natural Beauty Awards. Nordic Natural Beauty Awards is a yearly online awards contest to celebrate the best all-natural cosmetics made across the Nordic and Scandinavian countries – Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and...

Duration:00:03:00

Sharing The Secrets Behind The Success Story Of HUMLE - A Swedish Natural Cosmetics Brand | Talking With The Founder Elina Forsell

7/8/2022
Join this episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Elina Forsell - the founder of the award-winning Swedish cosmetics brand, HUMLE. Among other topics, we dive into the world of cosmetics production and talk about the brand's star ingredient - hops. Elina shares also the behind-the-scenes story of HUMLE's success, as well as her vision for the future when it comes to taking care of our skin and environment. You can follow HUMLE on social media,...

Duration:00:36:01

How Can The Skill Of Formulating Empower Us All? | Talking With Lorraine Dallmeier - The CEO Of The World-Leading Online Formulation School Formula Botanica

6/13/2022
Join this episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Lorraine Dallmeier - the CEO of the world-leading online formulation school, Formula Botanica. In today's episode, we dive into the world of organic and botanical formulating. Lorraine shares how learning to formulate can empower us all to take the matters of skincare into our own hands, and how through this we can finally envision a truly sustainable cosmetics industry. You can follow Formula...

Duration:00:25:20

How Can Ayurveda Help Us Find Balance In Life? | All About Ayurvedic View On Beauty And Life With Eveliina Holm

6/6/2022
Join this episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Eveliina Holm - an Ayurvedic Life Coach, Mindfulness Coach CFM®, and a Yoga Teacher. In today's episode, we dive into the discussion about Ayurveda and its' potential in balancing life. Ayurveda has historical roots in the Indian subcontinent though it is practiced around the world today. With Eveliina, we talk about how the ancient teachings can be adjusted to all corners of the world, such as...

Duration:01:01:41

How Can Ayurveda Help Us Find Balance In Life? | All About Ayurvedic View On Beauty And Life With Eveliina Holm

5/30/2022
Join this episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Eveliina Holm - an Ayurvedic Life Coach, Mindfulness Coach CFM®, and a Yoga Teacher. In today's episode, we dive into the discussion about Ayurveda and its' potential in balancing life. Ayurveda has historical roots in the Indian subcontinent though it is practiced around the world today. With Eveliina, we talk about how the ancient teachings can be adjusted to all corners of the world, such as...

Duration:00:03:04

Do Men Have "Beauty Standards"? | Talking All About Men's Cosmetics With Patrik Bergfeldt

5/23/2022
Join this episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Patrik Bergfeldt - a PR consultant, travel journalist, and a long-term beauty industry changemaker. In today's episode, we dive into the discussion about men's "beauty standards" and take a look at how the cosmetics industry has started to consider men more in production and marketing in recent years. You can follow Patrik on social media, such as Instagram. This podcast is powered by Nordic...

Duration:00:36:19

How Can I Start A Holistic Skincare Journey? | Talking With Andrea Endres - The Founder Of Skin Body Spirit Summit

5/16/2022
Join this episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Andrea Endres - a holistic skincare therapist and the creator of our international partner event - Skin Body Spirit Summit. The Nordic Natural Beauty Awards keeps collaborating with the summit because we think it is important to learn about your own skin as much as possible. This way you can do better decisions when choosing everyday cosmetics. In today's episode, we dive into the world of...

Duration:00:32:49

How Can I Change My Fashion And Beauty Closets To More Sustainable? | Talking With Sophie Gripenberg, The Founder Of A Sustainable Closet

5/3/2022
Join this episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with Sophie Gripenberg. Sophie is a sustainability professional with several years of experience working and volunteering in fields related to fair trade, organic farming, climate change, poverty reduction, empowerment, and humanitarian response. As a sustainability coordinator for a large humanitarian organization, handling more than 300 second-hand shops, she understands the complexities of...

Duration:01:03:30

Getting Candid With The Norwegian Artist MIIA | Talking About The Beauty Standards In The Music Industry

4/20/2022
Join this episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen talks with the Norwegian artist MIIA. In 2015, MIIA took the world by storm with her single «Dynasty», premiering on Billboard and placing in the most recognized international hit lists. Today, she has more than 120 million streams on Spotify, though, after years of digging deep into her soul and reconnecting with her roots to find the artist she was meant to be, MIIA is soon revealing new music. The debut...

Duration:00:29:12

Behind The Scenes Of An Icelandic Skincare Innovation | With Gudrun Marteinsdottir, The Founder Of Taramar - An Award-Winning Skincare Brand

4/6/2022
Join this episode of the Nordic Natural Beauty Podcast, where the host Satu Mäkinen interviews Gudrun Marteinsdottir, the founder of Taramar - an award-winning skincare brand from Iceland. In the episode, Gudrun shares in-depth information about the innovative cosmetics of Taramar as well as the research behind the series. We also dive deep into a discussion about the cosmetics industry. You can follow Taramar on Instagram, and Facebook and find more about the products at taramar.com or...

Duration:00:46:46