Episodes
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Smelly feet: Dial a podiatrist! Our fave podiatrist, Sarah, gave us some insight into smelly feet, plus some awesome tips on how to prevent smelly feet from occurring in the first place, like leaving your shoes out in the sun to kill bacteria, using anti-fungal washing detergent, and wearing cotton and wool fibres. All things exfoliation: Dermal...
Published 03/22/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Ingrown Hairs: Jo asked her ex-colleague, cosmetic nurse Kristie Phillips to shed some light on ingrown hairs: how to treat them, what causes them and why laser hair removal is a game-changer. Remember, don't put AHAs on your labia - and if your ingrown hairs don't resolve on their own, see a dermatologist. Treatment for redness (Laser Genesis): Brooke...
Published 03/15/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Let's talk about sex: Category manager, Danielle Chee joins us to talk about the best-selling product from our sex category, and share why this technology is taking the world by storm and generating some seriously entertaining reviews on site. You can shop Vush here:...
Published 03/08/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Keratosis Pilaris: Jo gives us a little insight into KP (or chicken skin). What is it? What causes it? And what can you use to keep it at bay? Jo recommends the following products: Alpha-H Liquid Gold https://www.adorebeauty.com.au/alpha-h/alpha-h-liquid-gold.html?utm_source=omny&utm_medium=podcast asap...
Published 03/01/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Nose hair: Jo surprises Hannah with a treatment that we record on air - you'll have to head to our Instagram stories to see this surprise in action (trust us, you'll wanna see this). Head to @adorebeauty to watch. Lash Extensions VS Lash Lifts: Jo's personal lash technician, Jenna, owner of The Beauty Company joins us to dish the dirt on extensions and...
Published 02/23/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Bloating: Nutritionist and founder of The Smoothie Bombs, Cinzia Cozzolino (@nutritiondarling) joins us to talk about bloating, what causes it, how to reduce it and what to do if you've got an event coming up (in Hannah's case, her sister's wedding!) You can find Cinzia on Instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/nutritiondarling/ Dermaplaning: Jo...
Published 02/16/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... We chat about...condoms. Co-founder of Jonny, Bec Park, joins us to talk about why she created a condom brand, what makes Jonny condoms different to those ones at 7-11, and why they're increasing their range of sizes. Shop Jonny here: https://www.adorebeauty.com.au/jonny.html?utm_source=omny&utm_medium=podcast LED Light Therapy Jo shares a travel...
Published 02/09/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Look away now if eyes make you squirm! Special guest (and fellow team member) Megan joins us for our cringey convo to discuss our gross eye stories (warning: they might make your skin crawl!). Hannah shares a rather strange childhood story that led to her winding up in the Eye & Ear Hospital. Now onto eye health... Dr Natalie Savin from Eye Scan in...
Published 02/02/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Hair Loss Trichologist Kay Fitzgerald, from Sinclair Dermatology, joins us to break down hair loss myths and reassure us that there's lots of options for both women and men experiencing different forms of hair loss. Kay recommends the below products: Kérastase Densifique Femme Cures:...
Published 01/26/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... UTIs Hannah tells us a travel story that involves a UTI, a drip and a boat ride - and she tells us all her cure methods. Who else can relate to having a serious UTI on holiday? Choosing Your Foundation: Director of Artistry, Ross Andrewartha joins us to basically talk sh*t. We discuss foundation finishes, why Hannah is so shiny at 3pm, and whether or...
Published 01/19/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Before we begin this episode, we'd like to acknowledge the bushfire crisis Australia is currently facing. If you're in a position to join us in donating, organisations accepting donations include the Red Cross, Salvation Army, WIRES, Wildlife Victoria and Foodbank. Adore Beauty have pledged a $30,000 donation to the Red Cross and WIRES, as well as a paid...
Published 01/12/20
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... We get lots of questions from our loyal listeners, so we decided to wrap up the end of 2019 with a rapid-fire Q&A to answer some of your most frequently asked questions, from milia to purging. The SPF face powders Joanna recommends are: Colorescience Sunforgettable Total Protection Brush...
Published 12/22/19
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... The Weird Sh*t Your Family Does: Sitting down in the shower, plucking your chin hairs on the couch, wearing panty liners every day, farting in the laundry... Every family has their own beauty quirks! DM us on Instagram to share yours: https://www.instagram.com/adorebeauty/ Pigmentation: Sam from Advanced Skin Technology joins us to answer all our...
Published 12/15/19
This episode contains adult content of a sexual nature, including a discussion with sexologist about sex and self pleasure. To skip this discussion, please fast forward to around the 20 minute mark. Beauty IQ Uncensored is brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Does The Big O Make You Glow: Adore Beauty has just launched a sex category, so we're joined by sexologist Chantelle Otten to discuss how orgasms affect your your sleep, stress levels and,...
Published 12/08/19
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Excess sweating: We chat about excess sweating, also known as hypohidrosis, and Joanna reveals what it's like to have Botox under your arms (and if it actually works). Hannah also shares an interesting insight into her taste in men. Skin Needling: Derya Koch from Victorian Dermal Group joins us to talk all things skin needling; pre-care, post-care and...
Published 12/01/19
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Piercings: Hannah tried to tell Joanna a story about her belly button piercing gunk to gross her out... But guess what? Joanna gets the gunk too! On this week's cringy convo we discuss how we clean our belly button gunk, how to deal with an infected piercing and why you should think long and hard before getting a cartilage piercing. Sensitive Skin: We...
Published 11/24/19
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty.  What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Oral health: Cosmetic Dentist Dr Dee, founder of Vogue Dental Studios, joins us to answer all our oral health questions. We chat bad breath, tongue scrapers, teeth whitening and, as always, Hannah has a little confession to share. You can follow Dr Dee on Instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/dr.dee_official/ Chemical peels: Joanna and Hannah both...
Published 11/10/19
Happy Monday beauties! Welcome back to Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Cellulite: We're joined by model Jess King to talk all things cellulite. Spoiler alert: it's completely normal! It can affect up to 90% of women. You can follow Jess on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jessraeking We Interview A Cosmetic Chemist: Ross is the founder of Biologi, which is the world's first 100% active natural plant serum. If you're...
Published 11/03/19
Monday's made better with the new episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Flaky scalp: A flaky scalp can be caused by lots of things; irritation, psoriasis and eczema, dryness, sensitivity to products, not washing the hair enough, not rinsing out product thoroughly enough, the list goes on. We're sharing our tips & tricks plus some of our fave products to prevent and treat a flaky scalp. Oribe Serene Scalp range:...
Published 10/27/19
We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Body breakouts: Bacne can we embarrassing... but don't worry it's something Joanna and Hannah have both dealt with, so they're sharing their tips to prevent body breakouts. If you're not keen on installing sandpaper in your shower, they both recommend using Skinstitut's Glycolic Scrub 14% as an...
Published 10/21/19
Happy Monday, Beauties! We're back for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Earwax: Hannah started the week off a little rough, with a completely blocked ear and a trip to the doctor to get her earwax cleared out. We also discuss how NOT to clean your waxy AirPods. How to structure a skincare routine: Hannah got a good question this week: "I just always feel a bit confused about the right skincare routine....
Published 10/13/19
You asked and we listened! Welcome to a supersized episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... Hiding bathroom smells:  We share our personal strategies for going on a holiday with your partner with the first time. Our products: Joanna's product: Aesop Post-Poo Drops Hannah's product: Poo Pourri  Busting breakout myths: Tegan Mac from @teganmac.skin is a skin therapist who also suffers from adult acne. She joins us to...
Published 10/07/19
Welcome back Beauties for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked... We've got facial hair: Hannah discusses all the things she's learning about having facial hair (and getting it lasered off), and discovers there's a silver lining to every story. This is the most important step in your skincare routine:  Ava Matthews from Ultra Violette joins us to talk all things SPF and why it's got such a bad rap. We delve...
Published 09/30/19
Welcome back Beauties for another episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty. What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked...   How Your Body Changes During Pregnancy: "Salami nipples" and "zebra butt" were two phrases we didn't think we'd ever hear on the podcast. We bring in a very special and very hilarious guest to talk about all the sh*t she wish she knew before getting pregnant.    Everything You'll Find In A Beauty Editor's Bathroom: At Hannah's request, we...
Published 09/23/19
We're BACK with the much anticipated 4th episode of Beauty IQ Uncensored, brought to you by Adore Beauty. WIN a $100 Adore Beauty voucher! Simply subscribe on Apple Podcasts, share a screenshot to your Instagram Stories & tag @adorebeauty. Competition closes 23 September 2019. T&Cs apply. What’s on this episode? We’re glad you asked...   Period Undies: We bought period undies (full price, mind you) to give our honest verdict on whether they *actually* work, and Hannah gives us an...
Published 09/16/19