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The Beautystack Podcast

The Beautystack Podcast

By Beautystack
Every week, Sharmadean Reid, founder of Beautystack speaks to founders and CEO’s about the role beauty has played in their career. They reassess how beauty plays an important role, not only in their professional lives but in wider society and share what their go to beauty treatments are.
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011 Poppy Jamie: The Science of Happiness through Mindfulness
This weeks guest is Poppy Jamie, founder of Happy Not Perfect, an app she developed out of a clear need for a tool to deal with anxiety. Poppy shares her insane knowledge when it comes to mindfulness and showing up as your best self.  Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
45:04
August 9, 2020
010 Paloma Elsesser: Discovering My Identity and Making a Career Out of Embracing My Body
This weeks guest is Paloma Elsesser, a voice for positive body image as well as race. She has walked runways for New York and London Fashion week and has been on the cover of British Vogue. In this episode Paloma talks about the power of finding your purpose and those who believe in you.  Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
58:58
August 9, 2020
009 Alex Eagle: Creating a World of Health and Wellness
This weeks guest is Alex Eagle, a creative director and founder of Alex Eagle Studio. She’s passionate about reinventing what a British fashion boutique can be and in this episode Michelle shares how to smash an internship program and use joy as your guide in life.  Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
45:26
August 9, 2020
008 Michelle Kennedy: Identity and Beauty as a Tech Boss
This weeks guest is Michelle Kennedy, founder and CEO of Peanut, the social network that connects women so they can share their experience in fertility and motherhood. Michelle talks about how her style has changed during her career change and how she keeps herself feeling 100% as a busy working mother.  Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
48:02
August 9, 2020
007 Anouska Anastasia: From Bedroom Crafts to International Nail Art Royalty
This weeks guest is Anouska Anastasia, a self taught nail artist and co-founder of NUKA nails who've worked with the likes of Nike, Depop and Gymshark. Anouska shares how she turned a hobby into a successful business and how you can do it too.  Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
37:13
August 8, 2020
006 Amy Thomson: Educating Women About Their Hormones
This weeks guest is Amy Thomson, founder of the Moody Month app which offers a way for women to better understand their own bodies. Amy shares how stress was the ultimate teacher and how inexperience was her secret weapon when starting out her first business.  Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
39:38
August 8, 2020
005 Scarlett Curtis: Painting my Nails through Chronic Pain
This weeks guest is Scarlett Curtis, author of two Sunday Times bestselling books, Feminists Don’t Wear Pink and It’s Ok To Feel Blue. She’s also the co-founder of the activist collective, The Pink Protest. Scarlett shares how beauty helps her through her surgery and how she built her career as a writer.  Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
44:11
August 8, 2020
004 Charlie Craggs: Womanhood As A Trans Person Via Beauty
This week's guest is Charlie Craggs, an award winning British transgender activist and author. She’s also the founder of Nail Transphobia - a pop up nail bar that  brings awareness to the trans community. Charlie breaks down the process she went through to transform herself and what she loves about painting nails.  Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
43:04
August 8, 2020
003 Tia Ward: Eliminating Adult Acne As An International Model
This weeks guest is Tia Ward, a fashion, beauty and lifestyle influencer. Tia suffered with acne over the years and understands how much it can affect self-esteem. As a result Tia strives to be an advocate for women (and men) who are dealing with acne. In this episode Tia shares some of the hardships she's had to overcome and how investing in herself was the best thing she's ever done. Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
53:03
August 8, 2020
002 Madeline Poole: Finding my Creative Niche through Nail Art and Design
This weeks guest is Madeline Poole, an editorial manicurist and founder of MP Nails. Madeline’s work has been featured in major publications including Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar. Her story is a reminder that creativity has multiple expressions. From her humble beginnings to painting Miley Cyrus' nails Madeline shares what she's learned along the way.  Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
38:29
August 8, 2020
001 Otegha Uwagba: Confronting My Notion of Femininity Through Cutting Off My Hair
This week's guest is Otegha Uwagba, a writer and the founder of Women Who, which is a platform that connects and supports creative women through various forms of content including a newsletter, podcast, as well as live events. Her career guide, "Little Black Book: A Toolkit for Working Women," is a Sunday Times bestseller and her forthcoming essay WHITES will be published this autumn. We discuss the realities of how hair impacts how we carry ourselves and debate the importance of make up in the work place. Been binging #TheBeautystackPodcast? Share the love by rating and reviewing! Discover & Download Beautystack
41:40
August 8, 2020