7 episodes

Join Dr. Tamarra James-Todd from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in conversations with leaders from healthcare, academia, non-profits, and the clean beauty business industry about what it will take to create a more clean and equitable future of beauty for everyone.

Beauty + Justice Dr. Tamarra James-Todd

    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

Join Dr. Tamarra James-Todd from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in conversations with leaders from healthcare, academia, non-profits, and the clean beauty business industry about what it will take to create a more clean and equitable future of beauty for everyone.

    + Experiences of the Asian Immigrant Community with Dr. Lucy Chie

    + Experiences of the Asian Immigrant Community with Dr. Lucy Chie

    How do beauty justice issues impact Asian immigrant communities? In this episode, Dr. Lucy Chie joins Dr. Tamarra James-Todd to discuss their research regarding beauty product chemical exposures among the Chinese immigrant community in Boston.

    • 33 min
    + the Role of Dermatology with Dr. Chesahna Kindred

    + the Role of Dermatology with Dr. Chesahna Kindred

    How does dermatology, the study of skin, hair, and nail health, intersect with the beauty justice movement?

    • 34 min
    + The Role of Clinicians in Beauty Justice with Dr. Blair Wylie

    + The Role of Clinicians in Beauty Justice with Dr. Blair Wylie

    Dr. Blair Wylie joins Dr. Tamarra James-Todd to discuss how clinicians have an important role to play in the work toward beauty justice.

    • 31 min
    + A Look into Beauty Product Chemicals with Dr. Robin Dodson

    + A Look into Beauty Product Chemicals with Dr. Robin Dodson

    What are the chemicals of concern in our beauty products and what can we do to make safer beauty decisions? Dr. Tamarra James-Todd is joined by Dr. Robin Dodson from the Silent Spring Institute to discuss not only what these chemicals are but also what is driving these inequities in beauty product chemical exposures. They also discuss ways to empower consumers and hold regulatory agencies and beauty product manufacturers accountable to achieve beauty justice.

    • 24 min
    + The Cost of Black Hair with Dr. Tamara Gilkes Borr

    + The Cost of Black Hair with Dr. Tamara Gilkes Borr

    Join Dr. Tamarra James-Todd and Dr. Tamara Gilkes Borr as they discuss the cost of Black hair.

    • 38 min
    + A Little History on Black Hair and Diversity w/ Lori Tharps

    + A Little History on Black Hair and Diversity w/ Lori Tharps

    How do historic attitudes about race, identity, and beauty impact our current beauty industry and standards? How is diversity the key to the path forward for the beauty justice movement? In this episode, Dr. Tamarra James-Todd is joined by Lori Tharps, author of Hair Story: Untangling the Roots of Black Hair in America, to dive into these questions. Lori shares wisdom from her personal experiences and professional body of work. She also underscores the importance of diversity and intersectionality in moving towards a more just and equitable future of beauty for everyone.

    • 31 min

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This podcast makes space for conversations at the intersection of beauty and justice that are not happening in other forums. A must listen for anyone interested in environmental justice or clean beauty products.

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