A straight-talking beauty expert, Daneen delivers clever, well-researched, and side-splitting editorial. Her extensive database of beauty and fashion contacts connects Spoiled Pretty readers to the industry’s seasoned and rising stars.
Daneen selflessly tests beauty products, writing about their shortcomings and virtues…all to save you time and money. Some prodigies play piano. Daneen blogs beauty.
Mario Dedivanovic is a celebrity makeup artist and contributes a column to Spoiled Pretty called Makeup Mondays with Mario.
Renowned for his ability to create a flawless face, Mario specializes in subtle transformations, helping women draw out the best version of their natural complexion and features. After a decade of working in the beauty industry, Mario has secured a place among the world’s best and most well-known makeup artists. He has collaborated on countless editorials and red carpet looks for celebrities and his famous clientele includes Kim Kardashian, Natasha Bedingfield, Michelle Williams, Gina Gershon and many others. Mario’s work has graced the pages of countless magazines including Bazaar, Elle, Glamour, Teen Vogue, L’Uomo Vogue, Allure and People. In addition, Mario is often tapped for his makeup expertise by publications like Seventeen, OK!, US Weekly and InStyle.
In addition to his immensely popular blog, Mario engages with fans via Twitter. With over 81,000 followers, he is among the most highly followed makeup artists in the world. When he’s not traveling, Mario splits his time between Los Angeles and his hometown of New York City.
Alyssa is a contributing writer for Spoiled Pretty who is attracted to all things shiny. Gaining access to Daneen’s beauty supply closet was her dream come true. She delivers honest reviews of a variety of products, and lots of manicure photos. Though currently a resident of Philadelphia, her Connecticut upbringing influences her ideal look: classic, with a fun twist.
Angela is a contributing writer for Spoiled Pretty. Besides playing with — and then writing about — makeup and nail polish, Ang enjoys watching Gossip Girl, high-fiving, sports and playing with her dogs. She is also a frequent runner, though the activity is just a means to justify eating a lot of cake.
Aimee is a corporate attorney in Philadelphia. As a former model, she has developed a keen interest in beauty and fashion. In her spare time, you can find her cooking, painting and biking. She lives with her soon-to-be husband and wonderfully spoiled cat.