Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Want to know who works behind the scenes at Makeup.com 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 Makeup.com by L'Oréal. She has almost 15 years of experience in the beauty industry and has worked at publications like TotalBeauty.com, Cosmopolitan.com, Harper's Bazaar and Lucky Magazine. Now, she leads the team and shapes the content and voice to inform and delight the Makeup.com reader.
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  • Lindsey Unterberger
    Lindsey Unterberger is the content director for Makeup.com by L'Oréal, where she plans and edits all the stories that go on the site. She's previously led the beauty teams at Glamour.com and Dailymail.com and has freelanced everywhere from Fashionista.com to Parents magazine. She firmly believes that a red lip and a sheet mask are always a good idea.
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  • Sarah Ferguson
    Sarah is the senior editor for Makeup.com by L'Oréal, and she's come a long way from her missguided 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.
  • Jillian Selzer
    Jillian Selzer is the senior social media editor for Makeup.com by L'Oréal, where she manages all things social, from creating witty memes to strategizing audience growth. Before joining the team, she held positions at Comsopolitan.com, The Zoe Report, INSIDER, and V Magazine. When she's off duty, you can catch her bingeing every crime show known to man while browsing the New Arrivals section on Sephora's website.
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  • Alanna Martine Kilkeary
    Alanna Martine Kilkeary is a native New Yorker and an associate beauty editor at Makeup.com 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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  • Genesis Rivas
    Genesis Rivas is an assistant beauty editor at Makeup.com by L'Oréal and has an undying love for all things beauty — there isn’t a makeup or skin-care product she won’t try. When she’s not busy creating content that is inspiring and fun, you can probably find her dancing salsa somewhere in NYC. Her work has also appeared on Skincare.com, Hair.com, PureWow, Jeannine Morris Media and Anton Media Group.
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  • Samantha Holender
    Samantha is an assistant beauty editor at Makeup.com by L'Oréal. She’s a self-proclaimed beauty-holic who insists that her beauty stash can never have too many serums, is totally obsessed with glitter eyeshadow and will try any product promising glowy skin. Her work has also appeared on Delish, Philadelphia Wedding and Her Campus.
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Our Creative Team

  • Melissa San Vicente-Landestoy
    Melissa is the Art Director for Makeup.com 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 Makeup.com by L'Oréal and Skincare.com 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 Makeup.com 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 Makeup.com 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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