Beauty & the Beast: The Ugly Face Of Prejudice

April 2014

Series 1 Episode 6 Adam And Louisa (Final)

3.0 115 x
We meet Adam Pearson who has Neurofibromatosis and Louisa Day, a beautician who spends two hours a day getting ready for work.

Series 1 Episode 5 Michael And Laura

3.0 107 x
We meet Michael, who has a severe facial disfigurement and Laura, who regularly spends up to 6000 a month on cosmetic work alone.

Series 1 Episode 4 Jessica And Chloe

3.0 205 x
We meet Jessica, who has had 13 surgeries to remove a tumour on her face and Chloe, a model who has been refused liposuction because she doesn't have enough fat to warrant it.
March 2014

Series 1 Episode 3 Andy and Elicia

3.0 165 x
Andy Tedder, who has Treacher Collins, a genetic condition that caused his facial development to stop in the womb, meets Elicia Davies, the reigning Miss Manchester who spends around 4 hours getting ready for a night out.

Series 1 Episode 2 Susan And Sarah

3.0 195 x
We meet Susan Campbell, who has had over 60 reconstructive operations due to a rare cancer and Sarah Burge, the 'Botox Barbie' who has spent over $500,000 on cosmetic surgery.

Series 1 Episode 1 Leo And Yasmin

3.0 197 x
We live in a society obsessed with physical perfection, surrounded by images of unattainable beauty. Can someone who lives with a facial disfigurement convince a self-confessed beauty addict that true beauty comes from within?