Fat Mascara
Fat Mascara
Fat Mascara
Hosts (and friends!) Jessica Matlin and Jennifer Goldstein turn up the volume and bring you the big, juicy, world of beauty on their weekly podcast. With day jobs as beauty editors, Jess & Jenn are plugged in to the industry's latest news and share their inside access along with candid stories of their beauty adventures, from celebrity interviews and freaky new facials to miracle products and epic beauty fails. Each week, they also get advice from their favorite people in the business, including Hollywood makeup pros, perfumers, plastic surgeons, and even the manicurist at their local nail salon. Delivered with a heavy dose of fun, Fat Mascara is where beauty obsessives can get their fix.Want more Fat Mascara? Website: fatmascara.comPrivate Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_editTwitter: @fatmascaraEmail: info@fatmascara.com
Ep. 269: The Art of the Wig with Stylist Kalief Wolfe
Celebrity hairstylist Kalief Wolfe (Ashanti and Winnie Harlow are clients) knows how to make any wig look amazing. Here’s here to share his secrets for a natural-looking install, explain why protecting your lace matters, and reveal the surprising places he finds creative inspiration. -- Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Jan 21
40 min
Ep. 268: Your Skin Barrier, Help for Sensitive Ears & The Week’s Beauty News
You’ve heard of the skin barrier, but what is it really? And how can you improve yours? We’ve got answers (in a segment sponsored by StriVectin). Plus, a dermatologist explains why earrings can be irritating—and what you can do about it. And there’s lots of beauty news to discuss: Sephora’s plans to combat racism in retail; the best beauty gadgets from the Consumer Electronics Show (CES); another ridiculous TikTok beauty trend; the Florida fragrance factory that smells so bad locals are filing suit; and more. -- For information on StriVectin and the new Wrinkle Recode Moisture Rich Barrier Cream, visit strivectin.com. Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Jan 19
36 min
Ep. 267: The (Beauty) Business of Philanthropy with Karissa Bodnar
It’s easy to be cynical about cause-related marketing in the beauty industry—until you listen to this interview with Karissa Bodnar, the CEO of Thrive Causemetics. We talk about why she built philanthropy into her business model, how her company chooses which causes to support and navigates the politics of giving, the product formulations she’s proudest of—and the one product she wishes she could figure out how to invent. -- Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Jan 14
46 min
Ep. 266: Retinol, Wonder Water, & The Week’s Beauty News
Should you exfoliate if you’re using retinol? If so, how do you do it safely? We’ve got answers from dermatologist Ranella Hirsch, MD, along with a review of the new version of L’Oréal Paris’s cult-favorite Wonder Water. Plus, all the beauty news: Aveda goes vegan; Dolly Parton is creating a fragrance; the return of chunky highlights (at least on Bella Hadid); plastic surgery trends in South Korea; and more. -- Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Jan 12
27 min
Ep. 265: Jane Fonda on Health, Happiness, and Hemp
Actress, environmental activist, and wellness icon Jane Fonda has learned a lot in her 83 years. In this interview, she talks to us about the privilege of good health, how her relationships have affected her self-esteem and appearance, her love of hemp-oil face masks (she’s an Uncle Bud’s spokesperson), and the power of a good lip liner. -- Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Jan 7
35 min
Ep. 264: New Year, New Questions & The Week’s Beauty News
We’re kicking off 2021 with an update to the “FM 5”—the five quick questions we ask all our guests at the end of their interviews. To celebrate, we answer the new questions (which *you* helped create!), and then share our resolutions for the year. Plus, lots of beauty news to discuss: makeup artist Pat McGrath’s damehood; virtual makeup testing via Google; the popularity of nostalgic perfumes during the pandemic; research showing that very thin bodies are less admired than people think; and a surprising new use for unscented pantiliners.-- Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Jan 5
46 min
Ep. 263: Ask a Cosmetic Chemist with Ron Robinson (Replay)
Cosmetic chemist and founder of BeautyStat Ron Robinson answers your biggest questions about product formulation, “clean” beauty, essential oils, where to find unbiased product info online, and more. This episode features a new introduction and Raise A Wand segment, but the interview previously aired (episode 171). We’ll be back next week with all new episodes for 2021! -- Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Dec 31, 2020
39 min
Ep. 262: Mario Dedivanovic’s Makeup Masterclass (Replay)
Mario Dedivanovic—the founder of Makeup By Mario and makeup artist to stars such as Kim Kardashian, Christina Aguilera, and Priyanka Chopra—is here to share all his secrets. He discusses his first job in beauty (as a fragrance consultant at Sephora), why he uses makeup brushes on celebrities but his fingers on models, the importance of eyelash curlers, and why you should put tinted moisturizer on your eyelids. This episode features a new introduction and Raise A Wand segment, but the interview previously aired (episode 132). We’ll be back next week with all new episodes for 2021! -- Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Dec 29, 2020
1 hr 3 min
Ep. 261: Fat Mascara’s Annual Naughty & Nice List
It’s been a wild year in the beauty world! Listen in as we take you through our annual list of who’s been naughty and who’s been nice. We’re sharing the trends, moments, people, and products we loved this year, along with the things we’d rather not see in 2021. Happy Holidays, Fat Mascara Fam! -- Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Dec 24, 2020
42 min
Ep. 260: The (Free!) Gift to Give Your Hairstylist & The Week’s Beauty News
We’re sharing all the ways you can support the beauty professionals at your local spas and salons this holiday season and recommending our favorite HSA/FSA-eligible sunscreens and skincare to buy with the leftover money in your health savings account (if you have one). Plus, lots of news to discuss: Purito’s sunscreen scandal; *another* celebrity skincare line; makeup artist Sir John’s collaboration with Barbie; Trojan’s fragrance launch; and important info about fragrance allergens and how they might be mislabeled on some products. -- Want more of our beauty podcast? Episode Recaps & Notes: fatmascara.com/blog; Our Private Facebook Group: Fat Mascara / Raising a Wand; Instagram: @fatmascara, @jessicamatlin, @jenn_edit; Twitter: @fatmascara; Email: info@fatmascara.com; To Leave a Voicemail & Be Featured on a Future Episode: 646-481-8182. 
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Dec 22, 2020
34 min
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