Join host and fashion and beauty veteran Lauren Dimet Waters as she discovers ALL the secrets to growing younger when it comes to beauty, fashion, wellness and longevity. Beauty is a Bitch! will unearth what’s new, what works and what you should not waste your money on to help middle age women keep fighting the fight. Together we can grow older better.. and get through this journey with a little humor and a lot of attitude! #growingyounger Read more on Lauren’s blog FountainOf30.com
S3 E3 Beauty Myths That Make You Feel Old and Crappy
Do you feel the beauty industry is out to make you feel old and insecure now that you're in midlife? You are far from alone. Guest Rachel Weingarten is a beauty historian, beauty expert, consultant and former celebrity makeup artist who has also written the book. "Hello Gorgeous! Beauty Products in America 40's-60's" and knows a thing or two about this subject. She and Lauren delve into some of the beauty myths we are lead to believe, how the past year has changed our attitudes towards beauty for the long-term, how we have been negatively impacted by celebrity culture, and so much more.
S3 E2: Good Golly Miss Molly (J)! Is CBD For You?
CBD is the Wild West so understanding it can be tricky and confusing. But it doesn't have to be. In fact, taking the right amount of quality CBD can actually be helpful for many of the symptoms of menopause. Join Lauren as she talks to Shaina Kerrigan, founder of Molly J small batch, CBD-infused confections all about the ins and outs of CBD. Topics include, the difference between CBD and THC, how to make sure what you are buying is quality, how to know what dosage to be taking and some life hacks involving CBD.
S3 E1: Debunking Beauty Myths With Chemist Confessions
If you don't follow Chemist Confessions on Instagram you should. Former formulation chemists Victoria Fu and Gloria Lu also have a new book Skincare Decoded which is a must-read. Lauren talks to them about clean beauty (and if it's really better), how to properly layer skincare products together, if the expensive products really worth the money and their strict no-no list.
S2 E15: My Face Is Falling and It Can’t Get Up
Is it time for a facelift and do you even want to go there? Join Lauren as she speaks to plastic surgeon Dr. Amir Karam about all the advances in facial plastic surgery, his new and improved "facial rejuvenation" procedure and if it's right for you. He also touches on all the other non-surgical measures and if they really work and are worth the money. Keep the conversation going in my Facebook Group - Growing Younger.
S2 E14: It’s Gettin’ Hot In Here…
And you want to take off all your clothes. Seriously, hot flashes are not fun nor are they funny. Lauren talks with Dr. Lauren Streicher who is the founder and Medical Director of the Northwestern Medicine Center for Menopause and Northwestern Medicine Center for Sexual Medicine, all about hot flashes. They discuss why we get them, what they mean, how to stop them quickly, if they are harmful to your health long-term and why most doctors are completely clueless about menopause.
S2 E13: Applying Makeup Like A Pro
As we get older the actual art of applying makeup can get a little harder. That doesn't just mean what you apply, but keeping a steady hand AS you apply it. Join Lauren as she chats with makeup artist Terri Bryant who founded GUIDE BEAUTY – a line of quality makeup with special applicators – when she herself was diagnosed with Parkinson's. Hers is a story of perseverance and a new career path in midlife.
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Entertaining and informative!
This has been one of the most eye-opening and helpful podcasts I’ve ever listened to. There’s always a great takeaway from each episode, and I appreciate the information that is being shared. ❤️
Great podcast, great guests, perfect length.