Brooklyn, New York
- New York University
- Shammara Lawrence is a beauty and fashion writer with over five years of experience.
- She created her own concentration at NYU, the Politics of Storytelling, and is well known for uplifting marginalized communities in her work as well as profiling public figures including Lizzo and Danielle Brooks.
- She has been published on Byrdie, Teen Vogue, Allure, InStyle, Refinery29, and The Zoe Report.
Shammara is New York-based multimedia writer specializing in beauty, plus-size fashion, body positivity and social justice. She's written for a number of renowned publications over the last five years—including Byrdie, Teen Vogue, Allure, InStyle, Refinery29, and The Zoe Report—covering the latest beauty trends and the culture of beauty through the lens of marginalized voices, particularly those in the Black community.
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.