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Bridal Beauty Confidence Podcast

Bridal Beauty Confidence Podcast

By Renee Marie
Mental wellness for the passionate Bridal Stylist.

We love to bring out happiness and inner confidence of our clients by transforming their outer beauty to match their inner beauty...How awesome are we?!

But what about our own wellbeing? Our passion can outshine our work/life balance and cause us to become stressed and sometimes even make us hate our work...

The secret?

CONFIDENCE is KEY! ESPECIALLY in the Bridal hair industry. We need to be ON POINT mentally.

Let's take the journey to unlocking your inner confidence...With that, you can enjoy your work and love your life ;)
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Taking the leap to reach your dreams...
It's May Fourth and it is the "Return of the BBC Podcast!" (See what I did there, Star Wars Fans? 😝) In this comeback episode, we talk about how Rhianna @weddinghairbyrhianna was able to achieve her bridal booking goals & goal as a bridal educator, in less than a year after transitioning! We talk all about taking the first step to achieving your business goals. Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community and connect with over 2.3k Bridal Beauties Follow me on Instagram: @reneemarieacademy Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling & Business: www.bridalhairstylingacademy.com
25:25
May 04, 2022
"Why 2022 is the best year to thrive as a bridal hairstylist!" (Webinar Recording)
***WEBINAR RECORDING*** Incase you missed my most recent webinar, here it is, podcast style!  You are going to want to listen to this episode if you are one of two people: Are not booked out enough so far for 2022 You can not handle all the inquires and accommodate brides for 2022 Listen in to hear why 2022 is the BEST year to thrive as a bridal hair stylist 🙌🏻 2022 is projected to be the busiest year since 1984! It is predicted there will be over 2.6 million weddings in 2022 (According to The Knot) 😱 Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community for support from over 2k bridal beauties! Instagram: @reneemarieacademy Boost your confidence & skills in your Bridal Styling & Business: www.bridalhairstylingacademy.com
28:16
December 21, 2021
The Power of Community: Leaked Mentor Session Recording!
This recording HAD to be leaked, because I want you to know the VALUE in community and how important it is to SHARE with others. Sharing your wins and your struggles allows you to get the insight, help and support you need in your life and business.  In my mentorship program for Bridal Beauty entrepreneurs, Bridal The Business, we have monthly interactive Zoom or live sessions with our amazing Mentors. This is a recording of our October "Clarity Call" Mentor Session with myself, Renee Marie and BTB members. I am always so moved by the vulnerable things members have to share and how we collectively help each other. To learn more about Bridal The Business and get your first month free, click HERE Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @reneemarieacademy Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalhairstylingacademy.com *I have permission from all members who attended to allow this recording to be on my podcast
01:10:24
October 26, 2021
Jealousy: How Overcome Comparing Yourself to Others on Social Media
Do you every look around at what your local competitors are doing and wish it could be you? Or maybe you scroll through Instagram and the highlight reels of top bridal stylists and educators and get really insecure about your skills as an artist.  In this episode Suzanne Minskey and I chat about Jealousy. Lets be honest, we are all guilty of this feeling, especially after scrolling mindlessly through social media.  How can you stop before you start comparing yourself to others? How can you build your confidence? Listen up to find out ;) Would you like more support and inspiration for Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram:@ReneeMarieAcademy
25:41
September 21, 2021
Bridal The Business: Meet Your Mentor, Jasmine
Jasmine is a mindset and brand strategist for bridal artist who are looking to ditch the hustle lifestyle and create a brand on their own terms. She is a podcast host, public speaker and owner of a on location bridal hair and makeup team that services 4 states.  She all about giving tough love advice and helping your get out of your own way so that you can create the lifestyle, income and overall happiness you really want. Listen in to learn more about her incredible journey and how she got to where she is today! Bridal The Business is now live!  Click HERE to learn more and join! Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie
14:45
June 03, 2021
Bridal The Business: Meet Your Mentor, Annette
Meet Bridal The Business "Content Creator" Mentor Annette @annette_updo_artist! Annette is an award winning published freelance hair artist based in Chicago. She specializes in bridal, braids, and event hair. She is also an independent educator and brand content creator. Annette’s business evolved from Instagram and she now works with big beauty brands and creates content for them. She has taught alongside celebrity stylists and travels around the world teaching her upstyling techniques. Listen to this episode to get to know her more and why she is a Mentor for BTB! Bridal The Business is launching in a few more days ah! Get on the waitlist HERE
16:20
May 24, 2021
Bridal The Business: Meet Your Mentor, Anna
Get to know Bridal The Business Mentor, Anna Dearmon Kornick! Anna is a Time Management Coach, wife and mom who helps busy professionals and business owners master time management so they can stop feeling overwhelmed and start spending time on what matters most. As the host of It’s About Time - A Podcast about Work, Life and Balance, Anna shares time management tips, productivity strategies and real-life advice to help her listeners make the most of their time. In addition to teaching actionable takeaways, Anna interviews other go-getters to find out how they navigate family, friends, fulfilling careers and full schedules. Time Management is essential foundational component to becoming a successful Bridal Beauty Entrepreneur! Let’s be honest…we are creatives, and most of us suck at time management because of how our creative minds work Which is why @annadkornick is our Time Management Mentor and here to help Listen up to learn more about Anna, how she became a Time Management coach and how she can help you. Bridal The Business launching soon!  Get on the waitlist now HERE Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie
24:17
May 18, 2021
Bridal The Business: Meet Your Mentor, Julie
Announcing ANOTHER incredible Mentor in Bridal The Business Julie Greene! An insightful visionary and intrepid entrepreneur, @juliegreene sees your business and your brand in its highest light. She combines a keen understanding of the ultimate destination for your business, along with detailed steps to achieve long-term success. Listen to this episode to learn more about Julie and get excited to be Mentored by her! Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie
27:26
May 16, 2021
Bridal The Business: Meet Your Mentor, Lisa
Bridal The Business is launching in just a few days...AH! Announcing another incredible mentor in Bridal The Business, Bridal Hair Educator, Lisa Alger! An established Wedding Hairstylist she has made the mistakes and learned the lessons so you don’t have to. She is committed to helping all Wedding Hairstylists build their businesses, and try to offer advice in a honest and concise way. The amount of education she offers bridal stylists is consistent and she markets it all in a strategic, beautiful way...from live tutorials to classes to courses and even having her own line of tools... Which is why Lisa is our "Bridal Hair Education Marketing" Mentor in Bridal The Business Listen to this episode to get to know her ;) Get on the waitlist for Bridal The Business HERE Follow @Bridalthebusiness on Instagram to learn more Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie
20:12
May 14, 2021
Bridal The Business: Meet Your Mentor, Paige
I am so thrilled to announce another incredible mentor for Bridal The Business, Paige @thelegalpaige ! Listen in to get to know Paige and how she blended being a wedding photographer with becoming a lawyer and her reason behind specializing in contracts for Hair Stylists/ MUA in the Bridal industry. Need a revamp on your Bridal Stylist or MUA Contract?  Click HERE to view some options!  Use Code: RENEEMARIE to receive a 10% discount
28:56
May 12, 2021
Bridal The Business: Meet Your Mentor, Brianna Michelle
Brianna helps centered people pleasers (aren’t we all in this industry!) attract ideal brides, book out & create 6 figure businesses. Who here wants to make 6 figures? Who thinks it’s not possible? That’s where your mentor @Briannamichellecoaching comes in! And this is why she is our Strategic marketing & mindset Mentor. Listen in to learn more about Brianna Michelle and why she is a Mentor for BTB Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
19:35
May 10, 2021
Bridal The Business: Meet Your Mentor, Angela
Announcing another Mentor in Bridal The Business, founder of Beyond the Ponytail and BTP Society, Angela Cattaneo!  Listen in to get to know her more and learn why she is a Mentor for BTB Join the waitlist now for Bridal The Business by clicking HERE Follow @bridalthebusiness on Instagram to learn more!
22:15
May 07, 2021
Introducing..."Bridal The Business"
I am SO EXCITED to finally announce what I have been working on this past year... "Bridal The Business!" A mentorship program and the largest resource for Bridal Beauty Entrepreneurs! Listen up to hear more ;) Follow @BridalTheBusiness for more info and updates before launch date 
14:37
May 04, 2021
"Stop Shrinking Yourself to Fit Places You've Outgrown"
What a powerful title isn't it?! It was this quote, Sarah posted on her Facebook which compelled me to have her on this podcast episode. Sexy Hair Educator, @beautymarkedbysarah and I chat about outgrowing ourselves and letting go of what doesn't work any more. In the Beauty industry, there is no "box" we should have to fit in, we can choose our own path and as we GROW we may have to change the direction of that path.  When you listen to this episode, I know you will be saying "YAS GIRL," out loud relating to what we are talking about! Sarah's Instagram: @beautymarkedbysarah Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com Follow me on Clubhouse @Beautieboss for Bridal Business Q&A every Monday at 8pm EST
26:09
March 16, 2021
"Comparing Self On Social Media:" Finding Your Path/Brand
Luxury Bridal Stylist, Modernsalon Artist Connective member, LTC Awards Braid Winner, Natalie and I chat about how social media can totally "derail" us from our Bridal Styling path and journey.  Learn when it's time to stop scrolling and start looking at yourself, what YOU desire and what your end goals are! This episode is a MUST listen! Natalie's Instagram: @bridalby_natalie Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
28:37
March 09, 2021
Limiting Beliefs When Transitioning Your Business
Makeup Influencer, Taren and I chat about her transitioning into becoming a Bridal MUA & Hairstylist. Taren shares her fears and limiting beliefs, which we all can absolutely relate to when it comes to making drastic decisions for our business. Listen up to hear how you can break through these limiting beliefs, and ask others for support to get to a place where you are confident and moving ahead! Check out her FLAWLESS makeup creations: Taren's IG: @makeupbytaren Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
36:46
March 02, 2021
"Why Can't I do it?!": Challenges when trying to learn Bridal Styling
Do you wonder why it may be difficult to achieve all the beautiful Bridal Styles you see on Instagram and Pinterest?? Why aren't you able to recreate some of these styles with ease? Bridal stylist/colorist/suite owner, Fiorella @fiorellacastrohair and I chat about the top three reasons WHY we may have trouble styling and the challenges that arise. No time to Practice Information Overload Putting Techniques Together Listen to learn how to overcome these challenges and become a better bridal stylist! Would you like more support & inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling/Life? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
26:10
February 09, 2021
"Failures: What they teach us & how they fuel us for success"
"Your success in life is based on how many solutions you can come up with for your problems. Not how many excuses you can find." Some times we have goals so big, we fail attaining them because we are naive about the process it takes to get there. In this episode, Laura @lalasupdos, and I chat about her failures, and how learning from them lead her to the successful person she is today. Laura shares some of her inspiring story that will have you crying (I know I did!)  I hope you can relate and this episode inspires you in some way to keep going, keep trying, and most of all enjoy the process of the journey! Set those BIG goals, but be aware of the process it takes to get there.  XoXo Renee Marie Would you like more support & inspiration for your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
48:60
February 02, 2021
Burnt-out: How to Stop & Enjoy the Process
Are you often thinking  "What's Next?" What can I do to become better, achieve MORE, do MORE? How stressed does this make you feel? We need to learn how to stop, in order to get ahead...  Listen up as I chat with Ineke, one of my Bridal Beauties from my BBC Online Academy as she shares what caused her "burnout" and what she is doing now to avoid it from happening again.  You can see Ineke's beautiful work here: @absolutely.ineke.hairstyling Would you like more support, inspiration for your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
22:36
January 25, 2021
Instagram Illusion: The REALNESS behind it all
In this episode I have the pleasure of speaking with Stephanie Brinkerhoff aka "Hair & Makeup by Steph," the OG Bridal Hair Educator.  We chat about all of the illusions and perfections of Instagram and how exhausting it can become. (Hence, why I decided to be off social media for the past few days!) Stephaine shares (in her FIRST podcast ever!) why she is beginning to show a different & REAL side of herself on Instagram. Mixed in with her stunning bridal styles, are now posts about loss of income, followers, insecurities and depression. May this conversation open your eyes about how things "seem" and how things really "are" and a reminder that YOU ARE NOT ALONE. If you enjoy this episode, please SHARE so others can hear it too! Take a screenshot and share it in your Instagram stories and tag myself @styles_by_reneemarie and @hairandmakeupbysteph Stephaine Brinkerhoff:  Instagram: @hairandmakupbysteph Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
27:59
January 18, 2021
Intention: How to use intention to get things DONE
Omg this is such a great episode! Excuse me if I start off this one a bit shaky, it was early in the morning and I was literally in my pajamas and 2 sips of coffee in...lol In this episode Bridal Hair Educator, Lisa Alger from the UK and I chat about "Intention." How we use intention to get things done and achieve our daily, weekly and monthly goals. SO much great insight during our convo!  Like what you hear?!  Take a screenshot of this episode and share in your Instagram stories and tag @styles_by_reneemarie and @lisaalgerhair You can find more info about Lisa here: Instagram: @lisaalgerhair Facebook: Lisa Alger Hair Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
36:34
January 11, 2021
How to Overcome Overwhelm...
As we set our goals for the New year, it's easy to become overwhelmed with the thoughts of "Where do I start?,  how can I do everything when I have so much going on already?"  New York Hairstylist Amanda Rai and I chat about the feeling of overwhelm and the best practices to overcome this feeling.  Amanda Rai: @amandaraihair Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
30:02
January 04, 2021
Goal Setter, Goal Getter
This episode features goal setter and getter Angela Cattaneo, founder of Beyond the Ponytail.  Angela shares some new things on the rise for BTP and how she is growing and connecting her global community (470k to be exact!) of talented stylists even more. From her hosting 1-1 live updo tutorials, 1-1 coaching to...shhh it's a secret ;) Listen to the end to hear our advice on how you can make 2021 your best year yet! Want to learn more and become a part of the BTP community? Follow on Instagram: @beyondtheponytail www.beyondtheponytail.com Would you like more support, inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
31:42
December 29, 2020
Family First: "Disconnecting" in a Social Media Driven World
In this episode, I chat with Mandy Zehnder, Fort Myers, FL based Stylist & Kenra Professional Educator and founder of Family Strong Project. If we have learned anything from this pandemic...Family comes FIRST.  Mandy and I talk about the importance of quality family time = no phones allowed.  Being a Mama of two and a Boss Babe working from home, I find this a struggle everyday!  I am SO grateful for social media and how it allows me to connect with others, I mean, that's how I met Mandy! But it can also be a total distraction from family when not planned at the right time. How can we "disconnect" from this electronic, social media world to spend quality time with the ones we love?  Tune in to find out how it's possible to be a Boss Babe and awesome Mama/Wife! Join Digital Family Reset HERE use code BEAUTYBALANCE to receive 20% off. Doors close for enrollment 12/18, HURRY!  Learn more about Family Strong Project and get your "Spend time with things you love" Box HERE ***FIRST PERSON TO SIGN UP FOR DIGITAL FAMILY RESET gets a FREE "Spend time with things that love you back" Box! Would you like more support & inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
21:41
December 16, 2020
Bridal Business: Covid, Contracts & Connections
Now more than ever, it's important to network and connect with others in our industry. What once may have been competitive, is now dependent on us being there for each other.  Bridal updo educator, influencer and owner of Sweetly Pinned Hair & Make-up, Caralee and I chat about all of the changes & challenges that have come about in the past few months due to Covid.  Postponements, cancellations, and contract revamps...oh when will it end! How can we get through this challenging time? Listen up to hear how... You can find Caralee on Instagram: @caraleestyles Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
34:38
December 09, 2020
Becoming a Bridal Hair Educator & How to Structure Your Classes
Natalie @bluewaterbeauty, a bridal hairstylist in the Lake Tahoe area, sent me a message asking how I came up with a curriculum for my Bridal Updo Classes. I thought it would be a great topic for others to hear and benefit from our conversation! If you are an aspiring bridal educator, and have no idea how to get things rolling...this episode is for you ;) Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com
50:58
December 01, 2020
False Beliefs: Insecurities & Triggers When Starting Something New
We ALL have self doubt and negative self talk, especially when wanting to start something new...but why? What can we do about it? Listen to this inspiring episode where I chat with Caitlin Peterson, Licensed Therapist/Hypnotherapist and founder of The Soul School about a topic we can all relate too. Learn how to overcome those old beliefs that hold you back from reaching your highest potential from a place of true authentic empowerment. May our convo make you feel like you're not alone and give you insight and hope when you are in moments of doubt. Would you like more support & inspiration in your Bridal Business/Styling/Life? Join my Bridal Beauty Confidence Facebook Community! Instagram: @styles_by_Reneemarie Boost your confidence & skills in Bridal Styling: www.bridalbeautyconfidence.com You can find more about Caitlin Peterson here: Instagram: @thesoulschool Facebook: Caitlin M Peterson, LCSW Website: caitwellness.com
27:37
October 28, 2020
Mama Boss: The demands life and work, while staying sane!
Influencer and Bridal Hairstylist Alisha Jared & I chat about the demands of creating content for Instagram, amongst being a Mama and not to mention, a pandemic going on. Listen to hear the secret of how we do it all, and confess that it's not easy.  Like this episode? Lift others up in our community by taking a screenshot of this episode, share it on your Instagram stories and tag @styles_by_reneemarie  You can find Alisha on Instagram @alishajaredhairartistry
28:33
October 20, 2020
Time Management & Balance, Don't we ALL need this?!
Checking work emails and messages late into the night, while exhausted from a long day...Wanting to create a new and pretty style on our mannequin or model but we have "no time" with our crazy work/life schedule...Spending way too much time styling an updo... We ALL do this or have done it! Listen as I chat with women apart of my BBC Academy to hear how you can use time management to regain balance in your business and personal life. XoXo, Renee Marie
01:05:26
October 15, 2020