A writer and a dreamer, Leanna hails from the busy streets of San Francisco and holds a bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing from UC Santa Cruz. When she’s not analyzing text, she can be found strength training, exploring her Chinese heritage or swatching lipsticks at Sephora. You can catch some of her musings on her blog, The Crunchy Peach. She also occasionally pens pieces for lovelierie.
Miranda Allison is a beauty enthusiast from the Washington DC Metro Area. As a U.S. Figure Skating Gold Medalist and instructor, she believes in adding a little extra sparkle to everything. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, cooking, gaming, interior design, working on her website and following all things fashion and beauty.
Maya Cagan is a digital design student currently living it up in Brooklyn. Lipstick makes her feel like she knows what she’s doing. Maya spends her spare time making soap but has never started a fight club. If you like her writing, need a website, or want to give her money for any other reason, her website is at mayacagan.com.
A beauty aficionado since age fourteen, Shadie is a Bay Area native who enjoys going to concerts, sampling new cuisines and binge-watching vlogs and makeup tutorials. Her belief that makeup application is both a form of self-expression and a creative outlet propels her to acquire, learn and share beauty tips.
Jordan Greene is a beach-blown, twenty-something student from Florida. She loves traveling solo, iced coffee, the Oxford comma, and nude lipstick. You can find her sale-hunting or training to be a mermaid. If her mermaid career doesn’t take off, she plans to become a sun-bleached writer on a beautiful coast somewhere.
Marly works for a digital marketing start up, which has inspired her to create her own beauty website (which is currently under construction). Dreamer, creator, and lover of beauty. Her dream is to one day reach as many women possible and encourage them through the power of makeup, skin care, and words. If she could sum up her life into one word it would be persistence. She currently hangs out on the net educating herself and planning her next business move.
Born in Los Angeles, California and raised in both Orange and Riverside county, Veronica was taught classical music at an early age and won a national music award in high school. While she fully intended to study music education, she ended up studying English Literature instead before receiving a Bachelor's degree. She is presently studying for a Masters degree in script and screenwriting.
She has also self-published two books of poetry and is in the process of publishing two poetry books, as well as a children's book. Her dream is to work in publishing somewhere in Paris.