Bianca Mendez Title: Contributor Education: SUNY New Paltz, B.A. in Journalism Bianca Mendez is a freelance writer and branded content strategist at Gannett. She was a content + strategy editor at Dotdast Meredith. She has written for other lifestyle publications such as domino.com and WomensHealthMag.com. Bianca studied journalism at SUNY New Paltz, (Go Hawks!) and has previously written for other lifestyle publications such as domino.com and WomensHealthMag.com. Her favorite things include wining and dining with friends, avocados, finding a good lipstick, and consuming massive amounts of news (with a coffee cup in hand). About Shape Shape is an award-winning digital fitness, wellness, and beauty destination that offers inclusive, trusted, and empowering expert-led guidance and advice for anyone at any point in their wellness journey. Our library of more than 11,000 stories reaches more than 7 million readers monthly who want to prioritize their health, have fun, and lead an active lifestyle while also cutting through the noise of quick fixes and unvetted fads.