Michelle Rostamian

Michelle Rostamian
Title: Freelance Writer
Education: University of California, Los Angeles

Michelle Rostamian is a freelance beauty, wellness, and lifestyle writer with bylines at Allure, Cosmopolitan, Marie Claire, Byrdie, The Zoe Report, W Magazine, Mashable, USA Today, Real Simple, Retail Me Not, and more. As a seasoned commerce writer, she tests and reviews dozens of products relating to kitchen, home, and decor.


  • 12+ years as a writer
  • Background in PR, marketing, and social media management
  • Commerce writer for major publications
  • Obsessed with kitchen gadgets


Michelle was a former quality editor for Byrdie, a commerce editor at Hearst, and covers a range of topics, but her bread and butter is home, beauty, wellness, and lifestyle.

Favorite Purchase:

A spiralizer! It makes healthy eating a little more fun.


Michelle graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with a B.A. in Communications.

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