Jodie Michalak


Jodie Michalak is a freelance writer, an editor, and a hair and beauty expert. She's also a cosmetologist and hairdresser with more than 2,000 published articles and over 16 years of industry experience, both behind the chair and in writing.


Hair and Beauty Expert,Cosmetologist,Hairdresser,Editing Experience


  • Northern Arizona University: Studied Journalism
  • Crown Point Cosmetology

Certifications and Awards

  • Marquis Who's Who in America Young Author

Fashion and Beauty Writer Experience

Jodie is a graduate of Crown Point Cosmetology, but she also studied journalism at Northern Arizona University. In addition to sharing her mastery in the world of hair, beauty, and fashion, Jodie's writing credits include:

  • Tattoo and Body Piercings Guide at for three years
  • National Cosmetics Examiner at for seven years
  • Contributing hair and beauty writer for Tyra Banks' beauty site, typef, which eventually became part of eHow
  • Writer at

Personal Life

In 1986 Jodie won the Marquis Who's Who in America Young Author award for her short story Sly Old Cat. Jodie lives in the south with her hairdresser husband, two beautiful sons, and a shaggy standard poodle named Cotton.

More About Jodie Michalak

Jodie is always looking for new writing opportunities. You can contact her via her profile on LinkedIn,