Alyssa Rotunno

Alyssa Rotunno, Writer
Title: Writer
Education: American University
Location: New York, NY

Alyssa is a beauty, fashion, and lifestyle commerce freelancer for InStyle, where she covers skincare, haircare, makeup, on-trend fashion, and more. She is keenly committed to discovering stellar sales, innovative launches, and highlighting truly excellent products in the ever-expanding beauty and fashion space.


  • Graduate from American University in 2018 with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and a minor in multimedia.
  • Worked with beauty and hair care brands to facilitate and drive creativity behind new launches, NYFW shows, and more.
  • Worked as a professional spokesperson for Pandora Jewelry, the iconic accessories brand.
  • Previously selected as the Multimedia Editor for American University's coveted Newspaper, The Eagle.


As an avid gym rat, Alyssa is always sourcing the cutest, comfiest and squat-proof workout clothes.

Having suffered from adult acne, Alyssa is a skincare aficionado and diligently researches what she puts on her skin - and of course what she recommends to her readers.

A New York native, Alyssa is always scouring for the latest trends in fashion and beauty, drawing inspiration from street style she sees throughout the city.


Alyssa Rotunno graduated from American University with a B.S. in Journalism.

About InStyle

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