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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How “Fascia Foods” Can Decrease Pain and Help You Feel Your Best

When things just don’t “feel right,” it might be a weakened fascia.
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It’s Pride Month! Resources for the LGBTQ+ Community and Allies

Check out these sites, brands, organizations, and more to learn about the LGBTQ+ experience.
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What to Expect at Your First Pride Parade

A handy, first-timer’s guide to all your Pride March-related questions.
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9 Easy Habits to Improve Your Bowel Movements

Let’s get to the bottom of bettering your digestive health.
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What Is The Slugging Skincare Trend on TikTok?

A dermatologist walks us through how it works.
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See Ya, Glass Skin — It’s All About Cloud Skin This Year

Cloud skin, as you can guess, is completely dreamy.

5 Non-Hormonal Birth Control Options to Reclaim Your Sex Life

Not all women can (or want) to use hormones — here are a few alternatives.
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The Difference Between Your Skin Microbiome, Acid Mantle, and More

They’re the key to healthy skin, but they all play a different part.