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Ep 208 - Makeup Artist Violette Spills All of Her Beauty Secrets

Violette Serrat on the “French Girl” Cliché, everyday sophisticated makeup tricks & her exact getting un-ready skincare routine.

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Are the kind of non-surgical treatments you get on your lunch break any safer than they were 20 years ago? In light of 90s supermodel Linda Evangelista’s recent Cool Sculpting lawsuit and Lilly Lashes founder Lilly Ghalichi’s under eye filler-gone-frightful, we’re putting some of the most popular treatments of the social media era under a critical lens. Joining us on the mic today is U.K.-based journalist, author and self-described “tweakments” expert Alice Hart-Davis.

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Lilly Lashes founder Lilly Ghalichi recently shared her rare adverse side effect from having filler injected under her eyes in recent days.

Alice has been reporting on non-invasive cosmetic treatments for over 20 years, while her website, The Tweakments Guide, is the definitive British resource for finding the practitioners Alice trusts with her own face. In today’s episode, find out which procedures are most – and least – likely to leave you with a botch job, along with the 411 on a newer Brazilian Butt Lift coming down the pike, fat transfers and Alice’s best tips for finding a practitioner you can trust in the rare event something does go awry.

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In today’s episode, Arielle Lorre – also known as The Blonde Files – gets real on starting over at age 28, after hitting rock bottom with an addiction that nearly took her life. Today, the lifestyle and wellness influencer shares nutritional recipes and workout lewks with more than 200,000 followers, some of whom have strong opinions about her May/December marriage to Hollywood mogul Chuck Lorre. Listen in as Arielle speaks out about how she’s dealing with judgments in the age of Instagram, as she candidly recounts her first-hand experience with plastic surgery.

Arielle Lorre with husband Chuck Lorre of The Big Bang Theory and Two And A Half Men

From lip lifts to thread lifts, Arielle reveals which cosmetic enhancements are actually worth the money and which are way overhyped, along with her opinion on why tweakments like Botox and filler are the biggest scam going among L.A.’s young and famous. And, we won’t leave you hanging without getting the scoop on Arielle’s ultimate beauty product Holy Grails –  including the under-the-radar cleanser that changed her skin forever.

Podswap alert! Catch us over on Arielle’s new podcast this week – “The Blonde Files” – where we’re chatting about how beauty culture is changing during quarantine and beyond.

Products Mentioned in this Episode:
**Note that every product is independently selected by Breaking Beauty Podcast hosts, and/guests, though products you buy through the below links may earn us a commission.***

Babor Cleansing Hy-Ol (2-Step cleanser) followed by Babor Cleansing CP Phytoactive Reactivating Oil; HydroPeptide Redefining Facial Serum; Osmosis Beauty Gentle Retinal Serum Calm, Osmosis Beauty Blemish Retinal Serum Clarify; Skinceuticals CE Ferulic; Envy Medical GlycoPeel 10% Leave On Exfoliating Treatment

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