In my career as a celebrity facialist I have experienced some truly insightful conversations with some of the world's most famous faces. I often leave my clients wishing that that these stimulating discussions could be shared with the public, Therefore, I decided to create a safe space to bring these inspiring conversations to you, providing illuminating insights into what really drives my guests; their passions, their purpose, their people, their life-lessons and aha moments.
Ep. 10 - India Hicks Discusses Philanthropy, Her Latest Book, Lockdown Realizations and Her Decision to Marry After 25 Years!
58:11Where to find India:Instagram: @indiahicksstyleFacebook: @IndiaHicksWebsite: www.IndiaHicks.comGlobal Empowerment Mission: www.globalempowermentmission.org/mission/hurricane-dorian/Harbour Island Food Bank:www.gofundme.com/f/briland-food-bank-campaignBooks & Podcast:www.indiahicks.com/books-podcast
Ep.08 - Milica Kastner Discusses Her Fight Against Cancer and Finding Her Authenticity in the Process.
1:04:44Where to find Milica:Instagram: @milica_kastner, @twostagefoursTwitter: @milica_kastnerFor more information on the topics discussed in this episode please visit:USA: The American Cancer Society: www.cancer.orgUK: Macmillan Cancer Support: www.macmillan.org.uk
Ep. 07 - Susan Sarandon Discusses The Role Of Her Lifetime.
1:03:04Where to find Susan:Instagram: @SusanSarandonTwitter: @SusanSarandonSusan's Favourite Resources For Unbiased News:Hello Somebody podcast by Senator Nina TurnerThe Jimmy Dore Show The Tightrope podcast with Dr. Cornel West & Tricia Rose Democracy NowThe Young TurksJanaya The Future Khan - @JanayaTheFuture on Instagram Rising with Krystal Ball & Saagar EnjetiRadio Lab podcast by WNYC
Ep. 06 - My Best Friend Opens Up About The Reality Of Raising A Child With Special Needs.
1:21:27Since I was 11 years old, Melanie Dyer has been my best-friend and one of the most important people in my life. Having found her soul-mate, her husband Luke, Melanie set about the process of starting a family. After what appeared to have been an easy pregnancy, and as her due date was approaching, she began to feel that something wasn't quite right.Unable to feel her baby moving she raced to the hospital, resulting in a traumatic birth for both mother and child. Melanie would soon learn that her son Matthew has been starved from oxygen, due to the umbilical cord being wrapped around his neck twice. After being sent home with no instructions or guidance, Melanie and Luke were left to watch and worry as their child appeared significantly delayed in his development and displaying a slew of physical and behavioral abnormalities. Knowing that something was very wrong and with no clear guidance from the medical professionals, Melanie and Luke started their own research quest to try and understand what was going with their son. It wasn't until discovering a video on YouTube that everything became clear to them. In today's episode we discuss Melanie's birth experience, Matthew's subsequent diagnoses and the reality of raising a child with special needs.
Ep. 04 - Amanda Porta Shares Her Personal Battle With BII - Breast Implant Ilness
1:18:42Amanda Porta has become the leading breast implant Illness (BII) advocate and explant liaison in the United States. In this week's episode she shares her 7 year struggle of debilitating illness linked to her breast implants. Amanda talks openly and honestly about this condition that appears to effect millions of women globally, with little acknowledgment from the medical community. Join us as we discuss Amanda's personal story, symptoms and her pursuit to regaining her health while arming women with the resources and tools to take their well-being back into their own hands. Where to find Amanda and more information on BII: Instagram: @explantliaison, @breastteam Website: www.explantliaison.com, www.kevinbrennermd.com/about/our-breast-team/
Ep. 03 - Tova Borgnine On Being The First TV Beauty Pioneer
59:08Beauty Entrepreneur and industry maverick, Tova Borgnine shares her unique and inspiring story of fortitude, gut-instinct and determination. The widow of the late Hollywood icon, Ernest Borgnine defied expectation and redefined the role of the “Hollywood Wife,” by launching TOVA Beverly Hills, a multi-million-dollar beauty business. The first beauty leader to recognize the business potential of television shopping, TOVA was the first beauty brand to be sold on QVC. 30 years later and with over 11 million bottles of her cult-favorite perfume TOVA Signature sold, Tova looks back on her pioneering career, sharing insights and lessons that she has learned throughout her three decades of success. On a personal note, growing up in rural Scotland, Tova Borgnine was the biggest influence on my own career, inspiring my love of beauty, skincare and fine fragrance at 14 years old. It is my honor to share with you the journey of my mentor and my friend. Where to find Tova: Instagram: @tovaborgnine Facebook: Tova Beverly Hills Website: www.beautybytova.com, www.qvc.com, www.qvcuk.com
Ep. 02 - Shiva Rose on Overcoming Auto-Immune Disease Through a Holistic Healing.
1:01:11At the age of twenty-six, following the birth of her first child, Shiva Rose was told she had only one year left to live after being diagnosed with three forms of auto-immune disease. Refusing to become a pawn in the medical system, she sought-out a holistic approach to heal her mind, body and spirit. Free today from those illnesses, in large part due to her own investigation into alternative medicine, Shiva joins us to discuss simple actionable steps to kick-start your own wellness journey. Where to find Shiva: Instagram: @localrose Twitter: @TheLocalRose Website: www.shivarose.com Blog: www.thelocalrose.com
Ep. 01 - Dr. Ateh Jewel Speaks on Fighting Back Against Systemic Racism.
1:04:01Multi-award-winning journalist, producer, director, influencer and diversity advocate, Dr. Ateh Jewel discusses the reality of being a woman of colour and raising a bi-racial family in Britain today. Ateh reflects on the impact it has had on her own career aspirations and daily experiences and shares her passion for the beauty industry and the simple steps we can all take to affect positive change. Where to find Dr. Ateh Jewel • Instagram: @atehjewel • Twitter: @atehjewel • Website: www.jeweltonesbeauty.com