On this episode, chemist Balanda Atis, the head of L'Oréal's Multicultural Beauty Lab and Face Lab, talks about how she develops foundation formulas, expanding shade ranges, the myth of makeup "oxidation," and the secret to a great mascara. Plus, we discuss Disney beauty collabs for grownups and salute Intern Tiff (we love you Tiff!!!).
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Disney’s Is Releasing a Little Mermaid Perfume That Smells Like The Beach - Allure.com
Dose of Colors Minnie Mouse Collection
PSA: Disney World Is Now Offering Adult Princess Makeovers
Intern Tiff @tiffanykarishma
Patrick Ta’s episode of Fat Mascara - for Jenn & Tiff’s segment on Gen Z beauty trends
Dr. Anolik’s episode of Fat Mascara
L’Orèal Multicultural Lab
Barenaked Ladies- If I Had A Million Dollars - Balanda’s early-morning motivational song!
Brands - L'Oréal Group
Lancôme Le Teint Particulier Unique Custom Foundation - This tool lets you customize a foundation to match your skin tone (there are 8,000 shades, 3 coverage levels and 3 hydration levels)
Lancôme Teint Idole
Maybelline Lash Sensational - Balanda’s fave mascara for her lash type; P.S. The wand is equally as important as the formula…talk about a #RaiseAWand!
Maybelline Color Sensational Vivid Matte Liquid Lip Color
#RaiseAWand - Visit our Amazon.com store to shop our favorite “Raise A Wand” products (well, the ones that are available on Amazon, that is!)