Authored by Christa Lee

Christa Lee

Christa Lee is a freelance beauty writer, editor and copywriter. She was previously the managing editor for Birchbox. Also she worked in both print and digital magazines like Lucky, People StyleWatch and InStyle Weddings. You’ll also find her bylines on,, and Christa grew up in New Jersey and spent her college years close to home at Rutgers University, during which she studied journalism and ended each week at the famous Grease Trucks. After spending much of her early career living in the Upper East Side in NYC, she now resides in Maplewood, NJ with her husband and daughter.

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