Today we’re talking about the history, philosophy, and vibes of beauty. We get into current trends like green beauty and the curly girl method. Jordan shares her beauty favorites. Kaileen aspires for that easy, effortless look. We talk through our hair journeys and decide there’s still room to grow.
INSIDE THE EPISODE
The history of humans wanting to enhance and adorn
Cultural and gender norms in beauty
How society impacts how you want to look
Being high maintenance in order to look low maintenance
The energy of hair and the woo of skincare
Using beauty as a mask to hide our insecurities
Natural, green beauty, and toxic chemicals
Woo wisdom: Gua sha, crystal face rollers, oil pulling, cupping
Aging and finding what feels good to you
Our question for you: where is the woo in your beauty routine?
Jordan’s blog Hey Pooker
Fat Mascara Podcast - Park Avenue Face
Expecting Better by Emily Oster
Curly Girl: The Handbook by Lorraine Massey
Kaileen recommends: Gua Sha facial with Rita at Calm Austin
About Face by Scott Barnes
Jordan’s current beauty picks:
Glossier (use link for 10% off your first order)
Lashboost by Rodan + Fields, check out Kaileen’s friend Christy
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Photo by Uby Yanes
Our theme song is A Good Mood by Young Rich Pixies