Allison is a New York City based writer with a focus on sustainability. Her work demonstrates how it is possible to have the “things” that make us happy without compromising the resources that provide these goods. With this vision, Allison sees a future where environmental degradation is reversed and the quality of human life is equally distributed. She is the Category Editor of The Franklin Report and was among the top 5 contributors for Elephant Journal in October 2014.
Jacquelyn is a singer, serial entrepreneur and the founder of Lux & Eco and True Luxury Life.
After enduring a near-death experience, Steven has embarked on a journey of physical, emotional and mental recovery. A weight loss of over 100 pounds, a complete overhaul of an isolated social life, a discovery of the holistic world, and the development of a career path that celebrates it all can be found on his blog.
Katie Reed is a yoga instructor who lives in the small mountain town of Flagstaff, Arizona. She advocates for sustainable agriculture through her yoga classes and explores ways to lessen her footprint on our planet. As a human, as a soul, Katie seeks to find the beauty in all things and asks others to join her as she explores happiness, health, and life.
Dorit Jaffe is a graduate of the Institute of Integrative Nutrition and a certified holistic health coach. Dorit specializes in digestive health and stress management in her health and life coaching practice.She believes that being healthy encompasses a physical, emotional, spiritual, and mental state of well being. Using food as medicine and recognizing that everyone has their own individual dietary needs makes her coaching skills unique. Dorit has a passion for food, holistic medicine, and guiding clients in reaching their goals of having a balanced and healthy lifestyle. Dorit is the founder of Whole Healthy Glow a website that displays her food pictures, recipes and health and lifestyle tips.
Laura Okita is a vintage fashion designer, photographer and vintage editorial blogger living in Brooklyn, NY, and model for over 10 years in New York, Europe and Japan. "I am mostly self taught using vintage sewing patterns. I create all my garment patterns and sew all my designs. I specialize in luxury fabrics and hand beading and embroidery, and occasionally create my own prints for fabrics. I take most of my own pictures and videos, working in both film and digital. As a model, I always try to bring the clothing to life. Every garment has its own story that it wants to tell. When I step into a dress, I step into being that girl."
My name is Lisa Sheremet and I am incredibly passionate about wellness, holistic health and beauty. As a model, I struggled with terrible acne and maintaining good overall health which effected my life for years. The more I learned about holistic wellness and applied it to my life, the better I felt! I knew I had to share this knowledge that I’ve acquired over the years with others with the hope it will change your life as much as it has mine. Today, I am the beauty & wellness buyer of Lux & Eco, an online boutique for “the finest in conscious living.”
Ashley Rose Howard is a New York City based writer and yoga instructor. Her work has appeared in various fitness, wellness, and lifestyle magazines and websites.
Novelist Sarah Jeanne Browne empowers youths through her writing and as a speaker and workshop facilitator. She is also involved in the branding of individuals and companies in the lifestyle business who approach entrepreneurship from a holistic angle.
Carly is a senior at the University of Michigan majoring in Communication Studies and Art and Design. She enjoys watching documentaries, practicing yoga and running. Carly is interested in marketing, fashion and sustainable business and looks forward to combining these interests in the marketplace after she graduates.
Megan Ray Nichols enjoys writing about technology and various scientific topics. She is the editor of Schooled By Science. When she isn't writing, Megan loves to go hiking, fishing,and reading. On clear nights she likes to go star gazing in local parks.
Sophie Addison is a popular blogger and skincare expert. She is very passionate about writing on skincare and beauty. She has posted articles on tips for fine lines under eyes, best eye creams, weight loss and fitness news. In recent years, she had the opportunity to review AlluraCell. Apart from work she likes gardening and listening music. You can also contact her on Facebook, and Pinterest.
Austen Parker is a professional makeup artist with a diverse creative and academic background - holding a degree in entrepreneurship and advanced business analysis with additional studies in fine art, art history, and pre-med/cosmetic dermatology. His passion for makeup combined with a strong understanding of science, skincare and facial anatomy gives him a unique perspective on makeup application - including color placement, blending, and the knowledge of unique melanin patterns - bringing a scientific edge to his artistry. His work includes international fashion & beauty editorials, advertising, corporate & editorial portraiture, television, runway, and destination weddings.