Regular cosmetic science segment on Outspoken Beauty podcast

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Did you know that Lorna Radford is a regular contributor to the Outspoken Beauty podcast where she discusses various cosmetic science topics with beauty journalist and radio/TV broadcaster Nicola Bonn?

Outspoken Beauty is billed as the UK’s most honest, straight talking beauty podcast and features interviews with an array of celebrities, editors and influencers in the beauty industry (including Myleene Klass, Sali Hughes, Val Garland, Trinny Woodall and many more).

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You can catch up on episodes with Lorna here:

03/03/19 Dr Esho: The ethics and psychology of cosmetic surgery

“Later in the episode, the brilliant cosmetic scientist Lorna Radford is back to tell us about Korean Beauty. Being half Korean herself she is especially interested in their forward thinking technology and Lorna and I look at how many exciting Korean trends are set to come to the UK.”

Listen to us chat about K-Beauty


22/12/18 Vasiliki Petrou: A force for good in the beauty industry

“The brilliant Cosmetic Scientist Lorna Radford is also back to demystify Vitamin C and talk us through three different products that contain this wonder ingredient. Finally, Nicola reveals an incredible product that will make your skin glow and a fantastic oil cleanser.”

Listen to us chat about Vitamin C


10/11/19 Alison Young: The beauty expert of beauty experts

“I’m also joined by the fabulous Lorna Radford with some more science based skincare advice and as ever I’ll give you some of the very best product recommendations.”

Listen us chat about hyperpigmentation such as age spots


03/11/18 Meg Matthews: From party animal to menopause warrior

“I ask in-house cosmetic scientist Lorna Radford the questions that you’ve been posting on Instagram and she gives some great insight into how to know whether your skincare/makeup really is protecting you from both UVA and UVB.”

Listen to us chat about UV protection and if it’s ok to replace sun cream with BB cream that contains SPF


20/10/18 Cult Beauty co-founder Alexia Inge on indie brands and what makes a product cult

“One of the industry’s youngest and most successful cosmetic scientists, Lorna Radford is back to demystify cleansing balms and talk us through Emma Hardie Mariunga Balm and The Body Shop’s Chamomile offering.”

Listen to us chat about cleansing balms


13/10/18 Freya Ridings: Lost without beauty

Listen to us chat about cleansing oils


29/09/18 Esther Coren: Britney Spears, big spots and feminist husbands

“Later in the episode I talk to our resident Cosmetic Scientist Lorna Radford who helps to demystify Glycolic Acid. We have a good old natter about Alpha H Liquid Gold (one of my favourite Glycolics) and compare it to a more affordable alternative.”

Listen to us chat about Alpha Hydroxy-Acids (AHAs) such as Glycolic Acid


24/09/18 Rochelle Humes: Going back to your roots, skin inclusivity and 90s makeup fails

“We’re also joined by the incredible fountain of knowledge that is Lorna Radford. She’s one of the UK’s best and youngest cosmetic scientists (she already owns her own company Enkos Developments who may well be the people behind your favourite beauty products). In this episode Lorna helps me to demystify Retinol and we have a good look at two incredible retinol themed products.”

Listen us to chat about Retinol and other types of Retinoids

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