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Jennifer Hussein

Jennifer is a former contributor to The Zoe Report that's enamored with all things beauty, wellness, and pop culture. Currently, Jennifer is the Commerce Writer at Allure, where she reports on the newest finds to hit the beauty industry and must-shop sales for fellow beauty enthusiasts. Prior to Allure, Jennifer was the Beauty Editor of, Hearst’s virtual hub for savvy shoppers.

Although she’s a self-described shopaholic at heart, Jennifer has also covered every sector in the beauty-verse imaginable. Her deep dives on TikTok-touted skin-care ingredients and sit-down interviews with countless celebrities (and their glam squads) have been featured in Teen Vogue, Coveteur, and Byrdie, to name a few. In addition to her bylines, Jennifer has also been tapped by publications such as Refinery29 and I-D for her expertise in the beauty and wellness industries.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism with a minor in film and video studies from the State University of New York at New Paltz.

When she’s not at Allure’s downtown NYC office, Jennifer is scanning through the racks of vintage shops across Brooklyn, getting yet another line-drawing tattoo, or binge-watching B-list horror films. You can follow Jennifer on Instagram @jen_hussein and learn more about her and her work at


8 Trending Hair Colors For Summer, According To French Girls

Give your hair the Parisian treatment.

By Jennifer Hussein


Will Quarantine Relationships Be Coming To An End?

With lockdown mandates loosening up, it seems like many are opting for a single summer.

By Jennifer Hussein


20 Mouthwatering Summer Scents That Are Vibrant & Unique

Treat yourself to a scent upgrade this season.

By Jennifer Hussein and Hannah Baxter


How To Find The Perfect Shade Of Red Hair For Your Skin Tone

Stylists dish on summer’s most popular hair color.

By Jennifer Hussein


Can The Beauty Industry Become Carbon Neutral — & Does It Make A Difference?

Spoiler alert: absolutely.

By Jennifer Hussein


The Surprising Way That Sleep Can Wreak Havoc On Your Skin

It’s time to prioritize better rest — for many reasons.

By Jennifer Hussein


How To Embrace & Enhance Naturally Gray Hair

Ditch your cover-up appointment.

By Jennifer Hussein and Erin Lukas


5 Beauty Industry Veterans Spill Their Most Beloved Skin & Makeup Tricks

What do beauty editors actually use on their face?

By Jennifer Hussein


I’ll Never Wax Or Shave Again — Here’s What I Switched To Instead

It's gentler and leaves your skin extra soft.

By Jennifer Hussein


Here’s Everything You Need To Know About Dermatillomania

Because your skin-picking habit could be more serious than you think.

By Jennifer Hussein