Jessica Mahgerefteh

Jessica Mahgerefteh
Title: Editorial Director, Commerce
Education: New York University, B.A. in Journalism and Sociology
Location: New York, New York
Expertise: Wellness, Skincare
  • Jessica began her career on the digital team at DuJour, covering beauty, fashion, culture, and lifestyle topics
  • She was previously the senior editor of L'Oréal's beauty website Skincare.com
  • Jessica received a B.A. in Journalism and Sociology from New York University

Experience

Jessica joined the Byrdie team in 2019, with over five years of digital writing and editing experience. She is a self-proclaimed beauty enthusiast who enjoys writing about her favorite products. Her career in digital media began at DuJour where she covered everything from lifestyle to fashion. She eventually moved on to L’Oréal’s Skincare.com, and the passion for beauty followed soon after. Born and raised on Long Island, Jessica moved to Manhattan to attend New York University, where she earned a B.A. in Journalism and Sociology, and now resides on the Upper East Side.

Education

Jessica received a B.A. in Journalism and Sociology from New York University.

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.