5 Must-Haves from 10+ Years of Beauty Writing

Nora Zelevansky
5 min readOct 19, 2022
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I have spent many years in the beauty trenches. More than I — as a beauty writer driven by vanity — can be expected to own.

I’ve weathered trends from gold leaf and caviar to snail mucin and snake venom, experienced facial massages in LA and vitamin A peels in NYC. I’ve sat under red lights, blue lights, white lights and highlights. Been scarred by bad extractions and misused lasers —…

Nora Zelevansky

New novel: COMPETITIVE GRIEVING (Blackstone). New nonfiction: ROLL RED ROLL (Hachette ). Bylines: NY Times, T&C, WSJ etc. https://norazelevansky.com/