Nicole Pearl

Nicole Pearl

Lives In

Chicago, IL


  • University of Michigan
  • Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism


  • Beauty


Nicole Pearl Kaplan is a former national magazine beauty editor turned freelance writer and TV personality. She's written for countless magazines, including Allure, Cosmopolitan, and Marie Claire, and regularly appears as a beauty and style expert on TV. Nicole also helps small businesses learn how to get featured in the media using her proven DIY method.


Nicole obtained her Bachelor's from the University of Michigan and received her Master's in Magazine Publishing from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism.

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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