Carolyn Hanson

Carolyn Hanson

Lives In

Los Angeles, CA


  • New York University


  • Makeup, skincare, and fashion


Carolyn developed her interest in fashion and beauty while an intern at NYLON Magazine, and has been writing on a freelance basis in those fields since 2016. She has contributed to Byrdie since 2019, and has also written for Billboard, NYLON, PAPER, and L'Officiel USA.


Carolyn received her degree in Cultural Criticism With a Focus on Music and Aesthetics from New York University.

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.