Beauty Full Lives
By Madeleine Spencer
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Beauty Full Lives with Madeleine Spencer is a podcast exploring the relationship we have with beauty and the emotions that both products and our reflections evoke. Each week, a guest will discuss their life through the lens of beauty, touching on the rituals that have had resonance or a connection to key moments in their life.
||CleanKylie Minogue||The word legendary is bandied around a lot, but I think it's safe to say that Kylie Minogue absolutely warrants legendary status. And Glastonbury clearly agrees: at this year's festival, she'll be headlining the 'l...||21 1 2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Christmas Special with Esther Coren & Rebecca Reid||MANY of you asked for more Rebecca Reid and Esther Coren, so this week I invited them on the show for a natter about Christmases past and their more intriguing Christmas memories and traditions. Crucial topics covered include our top Christ...||17 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMadeleine Spencer||Twelve guests have now shared the stories of their lives and how beauty products, memories, and practises have had an impact on them, and now we're nearing the end of season one, I thought it about time I shared mine. Last week's guest, the...||10 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitRebecca Reid||It is almost impossible for Rebecca Reid to talk about anything without being completely compelling and extremely candid. Ask her about going from a Catholic boarding school to a polyamorous relationship in the space of a year, and she'll...||3 12 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanZoe Sugg||Zoe Sugg, aka Zoella, is an internet sensation, racking up over a billion YouTube views, with 12 million subscribers, and a further 10 million on Instagram and 13 million on twitter. Her fans are famously loyal - and they recognise Zoe whereve...||26 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEsther Coren||Esther Coren didn't grow up thinking her currency would be her looks. She describes herself as having a 'round face, lots and lots of very pronounced freckles, and very, very red hair. I wasn't chubby, but I wasn't one of the pretty...||19 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitTina Earnshaw||Tina Earnshaw is a make-up veteran, having either designed the make-up or worked on principal actors on - wait for it - Titanic, Emma, Mama Mia, Shakespeare In Love, The Talented Mr. Ripley, Hamlet, and many, many others. She's...||12 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMillie Mackintosh||Millie Mackintosh's first foray into beauty was with a sparkly lilac toy nail polish - and the experience was a disappointment of epic proportions. Enter a granny with a stash of Chanel polishes, who gave Millie a pillar box red ...||5 11 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAteh Jewel||Ateh Jewel found beauty to be a source of comfort in a turbulent childhood, enjoying scent and glitter and then graduating to a love of colour and glamour. But there was a fly in the ointment: as a woman of colour, Ateh was constantly being ...||29 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrish McEvoy||When Trish McEvoy founded Trish McEvoy beauty back in 1975, how women used make-up and what might be missing from their bags was at the forefront of her mind. She started with brushes, after which she continued to add to the range, but always with th.||22 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSinéad Burke||Irish writer, academic, and activist Sinéad Burke had a rather unlikely introduction to beauty as a child: her father worked as an actor and therefore had a huge make-up kit, from which he'd pull gems like Max Factor's Pan Stick before offeri...||15 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHolly Willoughby||Holly Willoughby turned up to record her Beauty Full Lives interview with a piece of paper in her hand on which she’d written a list of products she wanted to mention. ‘That’s the sign of a busy lady,’ Holly explained. And busy she is: betw.||8 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSam & Nic Chapman||Siblings Sam and Nic Chapman started their career working as make-up artists before uploading videos to YouTube showing how to achieve different make-up looks. Within two years, Pixiwoo had amassed 30,000 subscribers. From there, they launched Real Tec.||1 10 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDavina McCall||Davina McCall is a woman divided when it comes to beauty. On the one hand, she’s been influenced by her mother, a woman who would ‘ walk into a room and magnetise everybody - she was always looking amazing, always made up, always moisturised.’ And||24 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDolly Alderton||Dolly Alderton was, by her own admission, not terribly comfortable with her looks as a teen. Yearning for adulthood, when she expected she’d find a life to suit the grown up aesthetic she’d come to love, she suffered taunts at school and was roundly||17 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrailer||In Beauty Full Lives, journalist Madeleine Spencer invites a guest to explore the relationship they have with beauty and the emotions that both products and their reflections evoke. Each week, a guest will discuss their life through the lens of beauty,.||3 9 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Sounds great - love all your work so super excited for this!
How do neither of you know what Ben Nevis is?
Informative and a riveting listen, looking forward to next Tuesday - Trish was so open and interesting - what a character!