yanar-alkayat-aboutBeauty and health writer - I started my career on the beauty desks of glossy magazines in 2005 before transitioning to online women's titles at Hearst and IPC writing about beauty, health, wellbeing, spa and fitness. These are my areas of expertise with a regular sideline in travel and ethical lifestyle.

As a freelance writer, I've contributed to Cosmopolitan.co.uk, Closer, Health & Fitness, InStyle.co.uk, Ecologist, European Spa Magazine, Metro, Psychologies, Spa Secrets, Women's Fitness among many othersI still write for national press with a my monthly beauty page on Health & Fitness magazine and regular contributions to Net Doctor. 

Digital Director / Online editor - I'm currently digital director Healthista.com - the UK's fastest growing online channel for women's health. Prior to this I was digital director at Layered online (at Creative HEAD) and online editor at BeautyMART

Digital consultant - I'm passionate about digital communications and how to maximise a message online so I work with brands under the umbrella of my consultancy Trapeze Digital. Read more about my consultancy work here

Award-winning - I'm a winner of a Jasmine Award for Best Online Feature and shortlisted for Best Online Journalist in Johnson & Johnson Awards.

For more information or if you'd like to discuss a project, please email me yanar.freelance@gmail.com or contact me here