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.

Unlocking Your Body and Mind’s Potential with Better Alignment

Wellness educator Lauren Roxburgh shares her best secrets.

Could a Food Sensitivity Test Solve My Life-Long IBS?

A writer discovers how to eliminate bloating, gas, and stomach pain once and for all.
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - OCTOBER 20: models prepare in backstage prior to Miss Gee Collection runway show as a part of Seoul Fashion Week 2021 SS on October 20, 2020 in Seoul, South Korea. (Photo by Justin Shin/Getty Images)

5 Makeup Tips That Enhance Monolids

Eye makeup isn’t one-size-fits-all.
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What’s My Hair Type Anyway?

A comprehensive guide to understanding your curl pattern.
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The Best Baby Shower Gifts That Show You’re Super-Thoughtful

The 14 baby gifts that parents will actually find useful.
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The A-Z’s of Black Hair

All the natural hair terminology you need to know in one place.
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I Had No Idea What Melasma Was Until I Was Pregnant

The skin condition that nobody warned me about.
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Blow-Dryer Brushes Are Your Pandemic Hair’s Hero

These two-in-one tools mimic a salon blowout at home.
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How Do the 3 COVID-19 Vaccines Compare?

A side-by-side glance at the Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson vaccines.

Why Aren’t Women Talking More About Their Pelvic Floor?

How the Elvie Trainer helped me reclaim my body.

Is Your Skin Looking Hungover From Drinking?

What happens to your complexion when you drink alcohol.
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6 Free Apps That Help Fight Food Waste

Here’s some “food” for thought.