Lockdown Listens - Hair, barber and makeup podcasts

Lockdown Listens: Hair, Barber and Makeup Podcasts

So, we’ve found ourselves back in lockdown, but don’t stress! If you’re all Netflix-binged out (and up-to-date with your coursework) we’ve compiled a collection of hair, barbering and makeup podcasts (all available on Spotify) for you to listen to whilst we get through this lockdown together. Happy listening!

Colour Kristina Talks podcast


Kristina Russell (or as you may know her online, @ColourKristina) is a Master Hair Colourist who has spent over 20 years travelling the world educating hair creatives. In her podcast, which is broken down into lessons and topics, Kristina shares her expert tips, tricks and techniques to do with all things colour.    

The Beauty Brains podcast


Just as the title suggests, this is a great piece of listening for those wanting to know more about the science of beauty. Brought to you by cosmetic chemists Perry and Valerie, this podcast investigates beauty and skincare products and trends, explaining the evidence (or lack of) behind them.

Hair Love Radio podcast


There’s more to being successful in the hair industry than bringing in the big bucks. In this highly-recommended podcast, host (and hairstylist) Elizabeth Faye focusses on “what it takes to be the master of your own life” through interviews with some of the industry’s most inspiring boss babes and encouraging listeners to “spread your light”. Episodes and topics include; “How to Create Big Impact Goals that Align with Your Priorities” and “How to Network & Build Relationships that Last a Lifetime”.

Barberpreneur podcast


A relatively new podcast and described as “a mix between the art of barbering and the science of success”, the Barberpreneur Podcast is a collection of 7 episodes all about barbering and business. Whether you want to know about controlling money or tips for client retention, this is the podcast for you

Breaking Beauty podcast


Where’s the best place to hear the latest beauty news? From beauty brand founders themselves! That’s just what experienced beauty editors Jill Dunn and Carlene Higgins do in this insightful podcast series. From discussing the most Googled makeup questions with Patrick Starr, to learning about the success story behind Huda Beauty with founder Huda Kattan, be assured there’ll be a topic for you.

Glowing Up podcast

GLOWING UP (with Esther and Caroline)

If you’re up for a more light-hearted and cheeky podcast, this might be your cup of tea. Just like you’d have a chit chat with your gal pal about health and beauty, that’s what these two podcasters have set out to achieve in their comedy-infused series.