Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Want to know who works behind the scenes at by L'Oréal to bring you the latest and greatest in all things beauty? Check out the editors, art directors, photographers, producers and more who make it all happen — and don’t forget to follow them on social, too!

Our Editorial Team

  • Dawn Davis
    Dawn Davis is the senior editorial director of by L'Oréal. She has almost 15 years of experience in the beauty industry and has worked at publications like,, Harper's Bazaar and Lucky Magazine. Now, she leads the team and shapes the content and voice to inform and delight the reader.
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  • Sarah Ferguson
    Sarah is the associate content director for by L'Oréal, and she's come a long way from her misguided days of piling on turquoise mascara and putting toothpaste on zits. You can now find her searching for NYC's best cheeseburger, listening to Beyoncé (again) and applying a 10-step skin-care regimen on her off time. She's previously written for Soko Glam's The Klog, The Daily Mail, Marie Claire, Allure and Lucky Magazine.
  • Jazmine A. Ortiz
    Jazmine A. Ortiz is a senior beauty editor at and by L'Oréal. This lifestyle content creator’s passion for publishing started with the magazines of the ‘90s and ‘00s and grew into a versatile career in media. Her work has also appeared on Byrdie, Brides, Essence, BET and more. She’s just your average vegan foodie, workout enthusiast, Ariana Grande-obsessed, Latina woman living in New York City.
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  • Alanna Martine Kilkeary
    Alanna Martine Kilkeary is a native New Yorker and an assistant managing editor at by L'Oréal . She has had the opportunity to grace the digital pages of Harper's Bazaar, Rolling Stone and Teen Vogue with her words and skills. She runs a literary-infused fashion blog in her free time, her heart belongs to William Shakespeare, and most importantly, she believes that Wes Anderson should serve as art director for the entire universe.
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  • Caitlyn Martyn
    Caitlyn Martyn is an assistant beauty editor at by L'Oréal. She is obsessed with all things colorful and bright, especially when it comes to beauty. When she's not creating content, you can find her binging reruns of Sex and the City or in her kitchen trying new recipes. Her work has also been featured in The Knot, Westchester Magazine and
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  • Alyssa Kaplan
    Alyssa Kaplan is an assistant beauty editor at by L'Oréal. She’s a beauty lover who can always justify splurging on the latest releases, is constantly on a quest to find the best foundation and firmly believes that everyone needs to have a skincare regimen. When she's not creating beauty content, you can find her dreaming about future travel and checking off restaurants on her NYC dining bucket list. Her work has also been featured on and Beauty Magazine.
  • Ariel Wodarcyk
    Ariel Wodarcyk is an associate editor at by L'Oréal. Originally from Northern California, she loves reading in the park, baking cakes for her friends and listening to ‘80s new wave. Her first makeup memory involves packing on way too much mint eyeshadow for any normal 9-year-old girl. You can read more of her work in Health, Reader’s Digest, Working Mother and Better You.
  • Mary Honkus
    Mary Honkus is an associate editor at by L'Oréal. Previously, she wrote for People Magazine and Real Simple. She loves all makeup but is a self-proclaimed mascara-aficionado and believes glitter is the perfect finishing touch for just about any look. When she's not writing, she can be found editing YouTube videos, exploring NYC's culinary scene or relaxing on her Hell's Kitchen rooftop.
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Our Creative Team

  • Melissa San Vicente-Landestoy
    Melissa is the Senior Art Director for by L'Oréal, where she leads the digital and creative strategy. For the past 10 years, she's been fully immersed in helping fashion, beauty and lifestyle brands find their voice. On her off-duty days, Mel can be found rummaging through thrift stores, painting or finding new brunch spots to eat at.
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  • Rachel Greene
    Rachel is the Senior Project Manager on by L'Oréal and by L'Oréal. She manages long-lead projects for both brands, creates process workflows, and handles day-to-day technical matters. She also helps out with creative UX/UI needs and development. In her off time, you can find her roaming around with a camera in hand, spending time with her dog, or making travel plans with meticulous itineraries.
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  • Chaunté Vaughn
    Is the staff photographer at by L'Oréal. Raised in the heart of Las Vegas in a family of artists, Chaunté can often be found scouring vintage stores for jumpsuits and ringer tees. Over the past 10 years her clients have included West Elm, Ann Taylor Loft, Chase Bank, Esquire and various small fashion labels. In her opinion, dancing is usually the answer to everything.
  • Hannah Packer
    Hannah Packer is the visual designer for by L'Oréal, where she concepts and creates content with a goal to inspire others. When she’s not designing, you can find her baking and eating every type of cookie possible, scrolling through her fav IG dog accounts, or taking pictures outside of the beautiful NYC.
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  • Sarah Duvivier
    Sarah Duvivier is the junior designer for by L'Oréal. She is inspired by all things color. Her passion is in creating intriguing works of art, that tell a story, make you smile, or get you asking questions. When she’s not creating content or binge-watching her favorite baking shows, you can find her caring for her plants or learning a new language. She is always down for exploring different cities and trying fun hair looks.
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  • Becca Solovay
    Becca is the Associate Creative Producer for L'Oreal's After graduating from college and moving to NYC, Becca accidentally found herself in the world of production and has never looked back. When Becca isn't producing, you can find her playing with the kittens she fosters, reading library books in the park, or roaming the city while listening to true crime podcasts.
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