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Meet Our Columnists

Wouldn’t it be glorious to have other versions of beauty to look to and understand rather than judging them?”Holly Fulger

Holly Fulger (Actress, Writer and Producer)

Beauty is the goodness within that shines through to the outside.”Peris Kibera

Peris Kibera (Mother, Practitioner and Scholar)

Beauty is having a voice. I empower women to advocate for their health, find safe non-toxic products, and change the world.”Lindsay Dahl

Lindsay Dahl (Writer and Activist)

Being fashionable is believing in your own inner beauty! I help women live brightly by accessorizing inner beauty with style!”Christi Guthrie

Christi Guthrie (Writer)

Everyone has something that makes them beautiful. The trick is to accentuate that feature so the world sees it.”Adryenn Ashley

Adryenn Ashley (Producer, Mentor and Startup Advisor)

There’s beauty in building empires, creating jobs, empowering leaders, and fueling the economy.”Stacey Alcorn

Stacey Alcorn (Entrepreneur, Blogger…)

As a makeup artist, I can help you discover how makeup can be used to bring your inner beauty forward.”Melissa McNamara

Melissa McNamara (Beauty Director, The Hollywood Beauty Detective)

Beauty is nurturing your authentic self in spite of the demands of everyday life.”Courtney Cummins

Courtney Cummins (Mother, Business Woman and Blogger)