After being diagnoses with cancer, Lauren turned her diagnosis into an online platform with a following of hundreds of thousands, whilst starting a fundraising community that raises significant amounts of money that goes directly to help fellow cancer sufferers.
Since then, her award-winning number one BBC 5Live podcast ‘You Me & The Big C’ won Gold for Best New Show at the 2018 Gold Aria Awards and Best Podcast at the BBC Music & Radio Awards. She has masterminded the design and distribution of a range of slogan t-shirts aka TIT-TEES, raising over £60,000 for her chosen charities, culminating in a landmark collaboration with Miss Selfridge. She has featured on BBC Breakfast, Stand Up To Cancer, The One Show, BBC London and talkRADIO, talking to millions of people about her life experiences.
She has worked with a number of huge brands including Pai Skincare, Pantene, Campo Viejo, Flash Pack, Olympus and Bloom & Wild Flowers and featured in campaigns for Pretty Little Thing, Warehouse and Debenhams. Lauren won last year’s Inspirational Founder Of The Year award at the Stylist LIVE Retail Awards and the Triumph Award at the Inaugural Stylist Remarkable Women Awards 2019.
2019 culminated in Lauren being named on the BBC 100 Remarkable Women list. The list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world for 2019.