Brrr – it’s cold in here … there must be some facials in the atmosphere! Extreme cold can do wonders for your skin and pretty much anyone can benefit from a frigid cryo facial. But, Jess and Caitlyn learn that the acetone/dry ice Slush Facial loved by Kendall and Kylie Jenner is NOT for everyone.
Jennifer Lopez, Meghan Markle and Kate Moss all know the secret to getting perfectly contoured cheeks – and it’s not a makeup artist OR a plastic surgeon. Jess and Caitlyn explore the face sculpting buccal massage and find out why celebs are *obsessed* with getting massages INSIDE of their mouths.
Facials for your vagina are totally a thing and, frankly, that region doesn’t get enough TLC when it comes to self-care routines. Jess and Caitlyn breakdown some common misconceptions about “vajacials” – ahem, you’re actually caring for the vulva, not the vagina – and give the details on why you don’t want to overdo it down … Continued
Foot peeling masks promise to slough of hardened calluses like a snake sheds its skin – literally. Jessica and Caitlyn interview Maria Luisi, a nail technician with 35 years of experience, about how these skin peeling products work. And, Maria gives tips on how to get the best results … plus the ONE thing you … Continued
If you’ve ever wondered what the key to perfect skin is, urine for a real surprise. On the pod, Jess and Caitlyn swim through uncharted waters and discover why people are putting their own pee on their faces. It’s sterile, it’s anti-inflammatory and, well, you definitely know where it came from.
Feces facials aren’t as scary as they sound and have been used for generations in Japan. Jessica and Caitlyn get down and dirty with how droppings from a small songbird are transformed into a skincare exfoliant that will leave you with a pearly glow. Plus, they sound off on whether they’re down to try poop … Continued
COVID is creating a whole bizarre world of skincare issues from mask-ne (mask acne) to DIY bikini waxes (don’t do it) to new protocols in salons and spas. Jess spills the beans on her must-have device for treating cystic breakouts from mask-wearing and Caitlyn warns against the dangers of at-home waxing. Plus, what it’s like … Continued
Some beauty gurus swear by masking with animal by-products like snail goo, sheep placenta and even donkey milk to hydrate skin, brighten the complexion and decrease the appearance scars. Jess and Caitlyn road-tested some of these controversial masks to find out which are worth your time and money … if you’re brave enough. Could you … Continued
Kim Kardashian’s infamous vampire facial … what is it, really? And, more importantly, is it worth it? Jessica and Caitlyn break down the PRP facial (AKA the vampire facial) and find out why some say our own blood contains the “liquid gold” of skincare. The PRP firms, plumps and makes you glow but it’s pricy … Continued
The world of bizarre beauty just got more exciting because we are researching and roadtesting the weirdest treatments and products the industry has to offer (penis stem cell creams, anyone?). This is our “welcome” episode to introduce ourselves – Caitlyn Becker & Jessica Day – and our amazing new pod! Caitlyn dives into what it … Continued
Caitlyn Becker & Jessica Day
Jessica Day has been an esthetician for nearly two decades at Esthetica Salon and Spa. She specializes in European facials, dermaplaning, microdermabrasion, chemical peels, lifts, eyebrow/eyelash tinting, sugaring and full body waxing. She’s been dubbed ‘The Crotch Ninja’ from her bikini wax clients and loves a good extraction session.
Caitlyn Becker was raised in the beauty industry and grew up in her family-owned New Jersey salon and spa. She is a journalist and Emmy winning host who’s covered emerging beauty trends for outlets like The Huffington Post and Yahoo! Beauty and always volunteers as tribute to be the guinea pig for any and all new beauty treatments. She’s been poked, prodded, waxed, sloughed, peeled and baked in the name of skincare.