Melanie Rud Chadwick is a beauty writer and expert living in Chicago. She has over seven years of experience in the industry, and a wide array of knowledge on all beauty related topics. Prior to moving to Chicago, Melanie held beauty editorial positions at Shape, Good Housekeeping, and Health. She has written for numerous national and regional publications, as well as websites. Additionally, Melanie appears on television as a beauty expert and hosts events for major beauty companies.