Client: National Geographic
Show: Ingredients
Skills: Writing, Hosting, Producing

A new web series that I created and executive produced with Elizabeth Choe. The description below is from National Geographic’s YouTube channel:

Ground-up bugs? Rust? There might be some unexpected ingredients in your lipstick.

Join MIT-trained chemist and science educator George Zaidan as he tries to recreate everyday household products like toothpaste, lipstick, or shaving cream using only natural ingredients… and no recipe! He’ll have to decode long lists of intimidating chemical names, figure out what they all do, try and find natural substitutes, and then cook up the do-it-yourself versions in his chemistry lab (kitchen). While George may or may not succeed, we’ll all learn something new and surprising about the products we take for granted every day.

And here’s the pilot episode: