Shannon Peter

Lives In

London, United Kingdom


  • Nottingham Trent University
  • Goldsmiths, University of London


Shannon got her start as an intern at ELLE. From there, she went on to become the Deputy Editor at Byrdie, the Beauty Editor at I-D, and is currently the Beauty Director at Stylist Magazine. Here, she  continues to explore the social, political and cultural implications of beauty trends, ideals, and rituals.


Shannon is a graduate of Nottingham Trent University and continues to pursue her education at the University of London, Goldsmiths.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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