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Breaking Beauty Podcast

Jun 3, 2020

Today we are pausing our regularly scheduled show to make space for Black voices. Below is a list of articles and podcasts referenced in today’s episode to read and listen to instead:


Articles/Social media:


Danielle Prescod - her IGTV post is absolutely must-watch. 

Kathleen Newman-Bremang’s story from Refinery29: The Pandemic Of Black Trauma Will Never End.

Ateh Jewell’s piece that she co-wrote called: “Three Black women tell us how to support the #BlackLivesMatter movement that goes beyond posting an Instagram image.” 


Donte Colley’s Instagram: For a curated list of resources on how to protest, donate and educate yourself



Kultur’d - Toronto-based podcast co-hosted by Meera Estrada Bee Quammie that uses pop culture as a gateway to larger themes, with an emphasis on diversity. They just published their 100th episode covering anti-Black racism, Amy Cooper, George Floyd, and being better allies.  

2 Queens in a Pod - UK-based fashion & beauty podcast hosted by Leah Mai and Iman Leila. Their latest episode, “Black Lives Matter Everyday,” discusses exactly what’s going on right now and what needs to change.


Ice Cream Social- A brand new podcast by Beauty Bakerie founder Cashmere Nicole. Her most recent episode is called “That’s Just Wrong, Beauty and Racism.”


Naked Beauty - New York-based host Brooke Devard delivers DIY beauty tips, with practical and deeper thoughts on much to say on natural hair, skin, body image and self-image. 

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Hosts: Carlene Higgins and Jill Dunn

Theme song, used with permission: Cherry Bomb by Saya

Produced by Dear Media Studio