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Role Models

Role Models

By The Human Beauty Movement
Juicy Conversations with Beautiful Humans.

Welcome to Role Models, hosted by Jennifer Norman, the founder of The Human Beauty Movement. This is the podcast for juicy conversations with Beautiful Humans. These are the game changers, the rebels with great causes, the uplifters, the sages, the wellness gurus, the benevolent billionaires, the odds-beaters, the valiant warriors who fall seven times and get up eight.

This is the place where exceptional people thrive, abundant energy flows, and supreme wisdom is bestowed.

New conversations are added weekly. Enjoy the inspiration!
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Episode 2: Ana Melikian, PhD - Being Gentle With Yourself

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Episode 11: Jennifer Cassetta, Self Defense Expert - The Art of Badassery
Meet Jennifer Cassetta! Jenn is a success coach, a speaker, an author, and a self-defense expert. Equipped with her third-degree black belt in hapkido, a master’s degree in nutrition, health coaching and NLP certifications, Jenn travels the world empowering people to stay strong, safe and more confident...from the streets to the boardroom. Jenn believes that no matter your height, your weight, your gender, race or background, everyone should have the ability to feel strong, safe and powerful. And now Jenn's latest book is available for pre-order – it’s called The Art of Badassery, Unleash Your Mojo With The Wisdom of The Dojo. So much wisdom packed in one short episode! Jennifer Cassetta’s Links: · Official Website · TikTok · Instagram · Linked In · Facebook · Twitter · Amazon · Natural Models The Human Beauty Movement's Links: · Official Website · Community Website · Instagram · Facebook · Twitter · TikTok · Pinterest · YouTube Jennifer Norman's Links: · Lnk.Bio · LinkedIn · Instagram · TikTok · Facebook · Twitter · Pinterest · YouTube · Medium
18:28
June 28, 2022
Episode 10: Andrea Thomas - Modeling The Beauty of Vitiligo
Meet Andrea Thomas! Andrea is an exquisite representation of beauty with her gorgeous curves and unique skin. She has a rare skin type called vitiligo which creates gorgeous variations in tone on her face and body. In this episode, Andrea shares what it was like growing up with this visible autoimmune disorder and her journey towards self acceptance. Today, Andrea is a beauty and fashion model, paving the path in the beauty industry for curvy women with vitiligo. Enjoy the listen! Andrea's Links:  Instagram Natural Models We Speak Models The Human Beauty Movement's Links: Official Website Community Website Instagram Facebook Twitter TikTok YouTube Pinterest Jennifer Norman's Links: Lnk.Bio LinkedIn Instagram TikTok Facebook Twitter Pinterest YouTube Medium
23:31
June 21, 2022
Episode 9: Logan Alcosiba, Trans Model Activist - How I Set Myself Free
Meet Logan Alcosiba!  When Logan was only 15 years old, she bravely shared her truth - that she was a transgender woman. Fortunately, Logan’s announcement was predominantly met with support. She would go on to become her city’s first openly transgender athlete, ASB President, and Homecoming Queen - one of the first for California. And during high school, Logan was medically transitioning, breaking down barriers in transgender healthcare. She became the first known minor of Kaiser Permanente to be approved for and undergo gender affirmation surgery, allowing future youth similar opportunities. Today, Logan is a model, represented by agencies in Los Angeles, New York, and London. It is Logan’s mission to achieve better representation for all, including transgender women of color. So that one day, it will no longer be necessary to come out. Enjoy the listen! Logan’s Links: Instagram Natural Models Twitter Facebook TikTok Point Foundation The Human Beauty Movement's Links: Official Website Community Website Instagram Facebook Twitter TikTok YouTube Pinterest Jennifer Norman's Links: Lnk.Bio LinkedIn Instagram TikTok Facebook Twitter Pinterest YouTube Medium
33:24
June 14, 2022
Episode 8: Gabe Adams-Wheatley - Living Life Without Limbits
Meet Gabe Adams-Wheatley! Gabe is an unstoppable force, despite having been born without arms or legs. Gabe was adopted Into a devout Mormon family as the youngest of 12 kids. His upbringing was filled with tough love and a religion that didn't accept his homosexuality. But Gabe stayed true to himself, finding creative outlets through dance and makeup, eventually winning over acceptance and support from his whole family. Today, Gabe is a makeup artist, singer/songwriter, dancer, social media star, and inspiration to millions around the world. He is happily married to Adam Wheatley who we adore. Gabe and Adam live together in Utah with their sweet new dog who makes a cameo appearance in this interview. Enjoy the listen! Gabe’s Links: Tiktok Instagram The Human Beauty Movement's Links: Official Website Community Website Instagram Facebook Twitter TikTok YouTube Pinterest Jennifer Norman's Links: Lnk.Bio LinkedIn Instagram TikTok Facebook Twitter Pinterest YouTube Medium
56:39
June 07, 2022
Episode 7: Sara Davenport, 2x Cancer Survivor & Modeling Agent - F*ck Toxicity!
Meet Sara Davenport! Sara is a beautiful human with an inspiring story you absolutely must hear. After working in the fashion industry as a modeling agent for several years, Sara was diagnosed with cancer, not once but twice. Her experience gave her a whole new perspective on life, one where she rises to align her work, her health, and her values. Today, Sara is the Agency Director of Natural Model Management, a radically inclusive modeling agency based in Los Angeles. Enjoy the listen! Sara Davenport’s Links: Natural Model Management LinkedIn Instagram Facebook Uncommon Healing Collective The Human Beauty Movement's Links: Official Website Community Website Instagram Facebook Twitter TikTok Pinterest YouTube Jennifer Norman's Links: Lnk.Bio LinkedIn Instagram TikTok Facebook Twitter Pinterest YouTube Medium
43:30
May 31, 2022
Episode 6: Elizabeth Mavros @elizabethsydney - Neurodivergent Beauty
Meet Elizabeth Mavros, @elizabethsydney! Elizabeth is a teen who has already garnered hundreds of thousands of followers on TikTok for her creative makeup artistry. During high school, Elizabeth was diagnosed with both ADHD and OCD, and so makeup became a soothing outlet for  expressing how her mental illnesses make her feel. Today, her goal is to help break the stigma surrounding mental disorders to create a more accepting society.  Elizabeth's Links: TikTok Instagram The Human Beauty Movement's Links: Official Website Community Website Instagram    Facebook    Twitter    TikTok    Pinterest    YouTube Jennifer Norman's Links: Lnk.Bio    LinkedIn    Instagram    TikTok    Facebook    Twitter    Pinterest    YouTube    Medium
35:48
May 24, 2022
Episode 5: Beth Shaw, Founder of YogaFit - Listen to Your Body
Meet Beth Shaw! Beth is a creative visionary and entrepreneur in health and wellness. She's the founder of YogaFit - the largest yoga training company in the world. An educator, best selling author, philanthropist and radio show host, Beth is passionate about sharing her expertise and providing innovative practices for integrated wellness for all.  Beth Shaw's Links: Website   Make America Healthy Radio Show LinkedIn  Facebook  Instagram  Twitter YogaFit's Links: Website YouTube Facebook Instagram Twitter App The Human Beauty Movement's Links: Official Website Community Website Instagram    Facebook    Twitter    TikTok    Pinterest    YouTube Jennifer Norman's Links:  Lnk.Bio    LinkedIn    Instagram    TikTok    Facebook    Twitter    Pinterest    YouTube    Medium
35:60
May 17, 2022
Episode 4: Giselle Baumet, Hypnotherapist & Intuitive Life Coach - You Are Your Own Healer
Meet Giselle Baumet! Giselle is a multi-certified hypnotherapist, intuitive life coach, herbalist, and podcast host. After struggling with anxiety, depression and lack of self-worth, everything changed for Giselle when she was able to connect her past to her present in the subconscious. Due to her powerful healing discovery, she found her inner magic, and her life began to flourish as she manifested the life that she wanted to live. I name Giselle a true role model, because she helps others do the same using ancestral healing, hypnotherapy, and powerful breath work. Enjoy the listen! Giselle Baumet's Links: Website  LinkedIn TikTok Facebook Instagram Pinterest Podcast The Human Beauty Movement's Links: Official Website Community Website Instagram   Facebook   Twitter   TikTok   Pinterest   YouTube Jennifer Norman's Links: Lnk.Bio   LinkedIn   Instagram   TikTok   Facebook   Twitter   Pinterest   YouTube   Medium
38:60
May 11, 2022
Episode 3: Dani Candray @alopeachia - Nothing to Hide
Meet Dani Candray, @alopeachia! Dani was diagnosed with alopecia areata when she was young, which caused her hair to fall out. By the end of kindergarten, she was wearing wigs regularly to hide her condition. Finding community with the National Alopecia Areata Foundation (NAAF), developing friendship with fellow alopecians around the world, and gaining recognition through Instagram with a viral prom makeover video inspired Dani to toss her wigs and love herself how she, for who she is. Today, Dani is an alopecia advocate and model represented by Natural Model Management. We love Dani for being the body positive Game Changer that she is! Dani's Links: Natural Model Management Instagram TikTok  Twitter YouTube Facebook LinkedIn The Human Beauty Movement's Links: Official Website Community Website  Instagram  Facebook  Twitter  TikTok  Pinterest  YouTube Jennifer Norman's Links: Lnk.Bio  LinkedIn  Instagram  TikTok  Facebook  Twitter  Pinterest  YouTube  Medium
25:30
May 03, 2022
Episode 2: Ana Melikian, PhD - Being Gentle With Yourself
Meet Ana Melikian, PhD! Ana is an optimist who overcame two bouts with cancer to learn that pursuing happiness is a fallacy. To choose happiness is a much more powerful strategy to tap into our highest human potential. Ana teaches how positive psychology and personal awareness can help us to break through mindset limitations, upgrade our psychological operating system, and achieve more than we thought possible in our work and life. Ana is the Director of Education for Book Yourself Solid®, a Board Certified Coach (BCC), and a proud member of the ICF – International Coach Federation, and the ACEC – Association of Corporate Executive Coaches. Before moving to the U.S., Ana Melikian obtained her Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Sunderland, UK, taught at several Universities in Portugal and Spain, and co-authored several articles and book chapters. As a speaker, coach, and consultant, her focus is on applying psychological and social science insights for success and fulfillment to the power of being human. Ana Melikian's Links: Website LinkedIn The Human Beauty Movement's Links: Official Website Community Website Instagram  Facebook  Twitter  TikTok  Pinterest  YouTube Jennifer Norman's Links: Lnk.Bio  LinkedIn  Instagram  TikTok  Facebook  Twitter  Pinterest  YouTube  Medium
25:16
April 25, 2022
Episode 1: MattLovesHair - Spilling #HairTok Tea
Meet Matt Newman, @MattLovesHair! When the pandemic hit, Matt quickly pivoted from hair stylist to TikTok content creator. He's now amassed over 1MM followers because of, well, listen and you'll immediately know why. In this interview, Matt gives us a glimpse into his world, his healthy hair secrets, and many other charming reveals. Enjoy! Matt's Links:  TikTok Instagram Pinterest The Human Beauty Movement's Links:  Official Website Community Website Instagram Facebook Twitter TikTok Pinterest YouTube Jennifer Norman's Links:  Lnk.Bio LinkedIn Instagram TikTok Facebook Twitter Pinterest YouTube Medium
57:37
April 23, 2022