Dory Zayas

Dory Zayas

Expert Writer


Motherhood, Parenting, Beauty, Fashion, Celebrity


Marist College



Dory Zayas is a freelance beauty, fashion, and parenting writer who graduated from Marist College and spent over a decade working for Popstar! magazine and, where she interviewed celebrities like Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Chrissy Teigen, Kim Kardashian, and many more.

She has appeared on-air on CBS, PIX11, QVC, and has over 1 million views on YouTube. Since having her daughter Stella in 2019, Dory has been published on sites like INSIDER, Well+Good, and She lives in New York City with her husband, daughter, and goldendoodle Parker.   


Dory has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Marist College, with a concentration in Journalism.

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