Dr Maryam Zamani and ex-Vogue editor-at-Large, Fiona Golfar present The Guinea Pig podcast! Fiona and Maryam share their honest opinions and hilarious real-life experiences and give essential safety advice to those considering any kind of aesthetic procedure. For adults only, this bi-weekly podcast covers the latest aesthetic treatment reviews by the resident guinea pig, Fiona Golfar, supported by necessary medical advice and insights from Dr Maryam Zamani.Listen online now »
Chrissy Iley's Hollywood Goss
| Recorded on 21st May 2020
Chrissy Iley, renowned journalist, discusses the relationship Hollywood has with tweakments and ageism towards female actors.
Lockdown Locks with Josh Wood
| Recorded on 14th May 2020
Top hair guru, Josh Wood is on-hand to help us keep things in tip-top order until we can get back to the hairdressers.
Home Beauty Gadgets With Joanne Evans
| Recorded on 7th May 2020
Skincare specialist Joanne Evans discusses at-home lasers, LEDs, rollers and hair removal gadgets.
Fiona & Maryam Spring Action
| Recorded on 30th April 2020
Maryam and Fiona share how to sharpen-up for the summer including keratosis pilaris, laser treatments and body hair.
Maryam & Fi's Lockdown Looks
| Recorded on 23rd April 2020
Maryam and Fiona are unsurprisingly not in the clinic, but are speaking from home & embracing some new technology to be able to do just that.
Sharmadean Reid Nails It
| Recorded on 16th April 2020
Joining Maryam & Fiona this week is the wonderful guru of all things nails, Sharmadean Reid.
Lisa Armstrong & 'Clean’ Beauty
| Recorded on 9th April 2020
This week Maryam and Fiona invite a brilliant guest- fashion editor with the Telegraph, Lisa Armstrong.
Thread Lifting, With Dr Penelope Tympanidis
| Recorded on 2nd April 2020
Maryam and Fiona meet with Dr Penelope Tympanidis to talk all things thread-lifting.
The Fun Of Make-Up, With Celia Burton
| Recorded on 26th March 2020
Make-up artist Celia Burton dropped into the clinic with her extensive cosmetic kit and did a step-by-step make-up tutorial on Fiona’s face.
| Recorded on 19th March 2020
Maryam and Fiona welcome a very special guest in the form of the wonderful presenter, model and campaigner, Katie Piper!
Fasting with Nutritionist Kim Pearson
| Recorded on 12th March 2020
Nutritionist Kim Pearson is on-hand to talk all things fasting, intermittent fasting AND Prolon with Maryam & Fiona.
After The Fat Transfer...
| Recorded on 5th March 2020
In this episode, Mayam and Fiona catch-up after a fun-packed few weeks of expert guests and different clinics.
Olivier Amar Returns with a Ground Breaking Treatment
| Recorded on 27th February 2020
Dr Olivier Amar is back in the clinic to talk about a ground breaking new treatment that he AND Maryam are involved with called ‘Uvence’.
The Boob Ratio, with Patrick Mallucci
| Recorded on 20th February 2020
Maryam & Fiona seek expert advice from top surgeon Mr Patrick Mallucci to talk all things boobs.
A day out at the Lanserhof at The Arts Club
| Recorded on 13th February 2020
Maryam and Fiona spend time with medical director, Dr Sebastian Kunz at the Lanserhof at The Arts Club.
The Ultimate Facial with Joanne Evans
| Recorded on 6th February 2020
In this week’s episode, our hosts are in someone else’s clinic and Maryam takes the role of The Guinea Pig!
Fat Transfer, with Dr Olivier Amar
| Recorded on 30th January 2020
In this episode we find out that our fat is a valuable commodity & in some cases can be used as a more ‘natural’ alternative to a filler!
Is 'Clean' Beauty All It's Cracked-Up To Be?
| Recorded on 23rd January 2020
Beauty editor Nicola Moulton joins Fiona and Maryam in the clinic to discuss and dissect the trend for clean beauty.
Cosmetic Acupuncture With Sarah Bradden
| Recorded on 16th January 2020
This episode sees not one, but TWO Guinea Pigs, as Maryam decides to join Fiona in testing-out cosmetic acupuncture with acupuncturist, Sarah Bradden.
New Year, New Vitality
| Recorded on 9th January 2020
Maryam and Fiona discuss what vitamins can be used for the various aliments many of us suffer from during the winter months as well as their 2020 beauty resolutions.
Seasonal Tweakments & A Helping Hand
| Recorded on 19th December 2019
Fiona and Maryam are in the clinic to bring you a festive stocking of Christmas tweakments including skin, Botox and hand refreshments.
Cleft Lip & Palate: Joanna's Journey
| Recorded on 12th December 2019
Joanna shares her journey with us of her cleft lip and palate correction & why she felt the time was right to come to the clinic to see Maryam.
What Works & What Doesn't - with Alice Hart-Davis
| Recorded on 5th December 2019
Maryam and Fiona are joined by journalist & writer Alice Hart-Davis who has spent the last 20 years trialling and writing about the latest tweakments – and being honest about the results.
White Teeth & A Healthy Smile….
| Recorded on 28th November 2019
Maryam and Fiona are joined in the clinic by dental therapist with Dawood & Tanner, Tannaz Joorabchian.
Alexandra Shulman's Beauty Essentials
| Recorded on 21st November 2019
Former Editor-In-Chief of Vogue magazine, Alexandra Shulman dropped into the clinic to show Maryam and Fiona the results of her recent collaboration with Boots No7 range.
Face Gym with Inge Theron
| Recorded on 14th November 2019
Inge Theron is the founder of Face Gym and popped into the clinic to talk about the benefits of facial workout, plus Fiona gives her verdict on a recent visit to a Face Gym.
Anaesthesia : The Facts with Dr Alex Olive
| Recorded on 7th November 2019
Dr Alex Oliver is a consultant at The Royal Marsden Hospital and came to the clinic to speak to Fiona and Maryam about all things anaesthesia.
Look Into My Eyes....
| Recorded on 31st October 2019
In this episode Fiona brings friend Jane in to talk to Maryam about the possibility of having excess skin around the eyes removed, as she believes it to age her face.
Body Dysmorphia with Dr Linda Papadopoulos
| Recorded on 24th October 2019
In this age of Insta and looking ‘filter perfect’ in real life, what affect is it having on our mental health and the way we think of our looks?
Face Peels and getting skin ready for the chill
| Recorded on 17th October 2019
In today’s episode Maryam and Fiona catch-up in the clinic to chat all things face peels, sheet masks and getting skin ready for the colder months.
Face & Neck Lift, with Dr Rajv Grover
| Recorded on 10th October 2019
In today’s episode we remember the time Fiona’s daughter said something far less than complimentary about her neck, promoting her to seek the services of top surgeon Dr Rajiv Grover.
Hair, with Nicola Clarke
| Recorded on 3rd October 2019
In this episode John Frieda colourist Nicola Clarke is in the clinic to discuss all things hair with Fiona and Maryam.
Bladder & Incontinence With Tania Adib
| Recorded on 26th September 2019
In this episode, Tania Adib joins Maryam and Fiona in the clinic to talk about the treatments she gave to Fiona to combat her loose bladder and then crucially, to find out if they had any effect.
Keeping The Glow Through Winter; With Amanda Harrington
| Recorded on 19th September 2019
As we leave the summer behind, Fiona and Maryam find out how to keep-hold of that sun-kissed glow into the autumn and winter months, as Amanda Harrington joins them in the clinic with her bag of tricks.
Fasting For Health - The Safe Way.
| Recorded on 12th September 2019
In this episode Fiona and Maryam explore the world of fasting, vitamins, beauty rituals and wellness.
12 All things Acne, with Dr Justine Hextall
| Recorded on 29th August 2019
In this episode, Maryam and Fiona welcome dermatologist Dr Justine Hextall to the clinic to talk all things spots and acne.
The Eyes Have It & Skin Tag Removal
| Recorded on 15th August 2019
In this episode, Fiona’s husband, Robert, shares his experiences of having an eye lid reduction and receives a skin-tag removal from Dr. Maryam Zamani.
Vogue Beauty Editor Jess Diner
| Recorded on 1st August 2019
Vogue Beauty editor, Jess Diner, gives some amazing advice and tips from Botox to minimise sweating to face masks and lasers.
Rosacea & A Bladder Update
| Recorded on 11th July 2019
Fiona and Maryam invited Dr Alexis Granite into the clinic to talk about how and why Rosacea occurs and the best way to deal with it.
Let's Hit The Beach - Getting Summer Ready
| Recorded on 4th July 2019
Dr Maryam and Fiona tell us what they’re doing to get summer ready (ft. Botox, fake tans, and fat freezing)
Mother Nose Best?
| Recorded on 13th June 2019
This episode sees Fiona get rather emotional as her daughter, Molly sits in The Guinea Pig chair.
Lips, A Step Too Far & Bladder Control
| Recorded on 6th June 2019
Maryam and Fiona catch-up in the clinic and Fiona gives her verdict of the ‘lip freshener’ she had a few weeks ago and what Fiona did next.
You're So Vein, With Prof Mark Whiteley
| Recorded on 28th May 2019
In this episode Fiona brought along Professor Mark Whiteley, who knows her inside out after digging around to get rid of her varicose veins.
Getting A-Breast Of It - With Dr Jacqueline Lewis.
| Recorded on 23rd May 2019
We’re back in The Cadogan Clinic with Dr Jacqueline Lewis, one of the UK’s leading breast surgeons.
Lip Service & Glow Rehab - The Verdict.
| Recorded on 23rd May 2019
Fiona gives her verdict on the ‘Glow Rehab’ treatment from the last episode and then turns her attention to the hydration of lips.
Glow Rehab & Teeth Whitening with Olivia Falcon of The Editor's List
| Recorded on 23rd May 2019
Beauty Editor, Olivia Falcon, drops-in to the clinic to talk about ‘The Editor’s List’.