Episode 5: Corinna Tolan on skin health and social media
Four our fifth episode, editor Eve Oxberry chats with skin health specialist Corinna Tolan to find out how she reached almost 40k followers on Instagram, what it takes for beauty professionals to make a name for themselves and grow their businesses on social, and how she juggles this with running three salons. We also cover her bespoke approach to lifetime skin health including how to treat intense inflammatory skin conditions and create personalised programmes.
Episode 6: Cigdem Kemal Yilmaz on taking the leap to start your own business
Deputy editor Kezia Parkins speaks to Cigdem Kemal Yilmaz, chemical engineer and founder of Skin Masterclass, about the power of advanced skincare education among the sea of misinformation on social media, starting a business far from home and overcoming self-doubt. They also discuss “skincare mixology”, the topic that Kemal Yilmaz covering in her talk at PB North in September.
Episode 7: Amy Bates on changing careers and body positivity in the beauty industry
Amy Bates is a hair and make-up artist and the founder of The Beauty Rebellion. Content writer Ellen Cummings chats to her about why she left a career in the police to join the beauty industry and how her skillset translated. They also discuss Bates’s push for the beauty industry to be more body positive, including tips on how salons can make changes – without spending money.
Episode 8: Astrid Kearney on educating the next generation of MUAs
Make-up artist Astrid Kearney’s impressive CV has led to her designing bespoke, creative fashion and photographic make-up courses at beauty schools throughout the UK, Europe and Asia. Content writer Lollie Hancock sits down with her to talk about her varied career, and her tips for MUAs looking to make a name for themselves in the industry.
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