Finding relevant beauty information for specific needs can be like finding a needle in a haystack. There is an abundance of brands, blogs, and retailers constantly shelling out education and the latest news, but sorting through these offerings trying to find what pertains to Black and brown bodies can be a full-time job. It’s incredibly rare to find resources that are up-to-date and that specifically speak to the needs of people of color within the context of trends, but with the popularity of podcasts on the rise, it’s quickly becoming less of a struggle. Choosing the right podcast with the perfect host and subject matter can be the best way to get need-to-know beauty news popping up on your phone – like a pocket educator and best friend in one.
Here’s a roundup of top podcasts that have been gaining attention for in-depth interviews with industry-changing founders, sparking conversations that were previously taboo, and talking about BIPOC beauty needs – from skin to makeup to hair.