Mellanie Perez Title: Writer and Editor Education: Iowa State University, B.A. in Psychology, Syracuse University, Master’s Degree in Magazine, Newspaper, and Online Journalism Mellanie is an experienced, SEO writer and editor with a demonstrated history of working in the beauty, health, travel and wellness vertical. Currently at Healthline, Mellanie pitches and assigns wellness articles.Mellanie earned her master's degree in magazine, newspaper and online journalism from Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication. There, she mastered how to crank out clean copy under tight deadlines, pick up the phone, and never back down. Prior to that, she earned her bachelor's degree in psychology at Iowa State University.In her spare time, you can find Mellanie flipping through cookbooks in the kitchen, making pizzas from scratch, and weighing the difference between olive and canola oils. 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.