S3E2: Black Hair, White Hair, Why We Should Care

Malibu Wellness

Rodrick Samuels and Lauren Moser are owners of HairLab Detroit Barber School, a community committed to improving lives and raising the human spirit. They are an interracial couple who are both life and work partners. Rodrick, a barber, and Lauren, a texture expert, are educators, editorial stylists, salon owners, and industry leaders.

We talk about:

· How they each came to Choose Beauty as a career.

· How their school is a welcoming place for everyone.

· The importance of seeking out education to fill-in your gaps in technique.

· The challenge of overcoming racism and hair bias.

This episode is sponsored by Malibu C.

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Season 3

S3E4: Building a Salon Clientele in a Pandemic

Gabie Vossler, stylist. and blonding specialist, joins Choose Beauty to discuss how she prepared a big life move with research and reaching out, the benefits of connecting with local television stations, editors, and websites, and the questions she asks at every interview.

S3E3: From Inside a Beauty Company

Missy Peterson, director of global education and artistry at Malibu C, joins Choose Beauty to discuss the things she didn't learn in beauty school but wishes she had, product development and where she looks for inspiration, and how you can connect with a beauty brand that interests you.

S3E1: Live Your Life the Way You Want to Remember It

Tom Porter, CEO and founder of Malibu Wellness, joins Choose Beauty to talk about his method for regret-proofing his life, being an entrepreneur, and what drives him to keep developing and innovating.

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