Elise Tabin

Education: Indiana University—Bloomington
Location: Boca Raton, Florida
Expertise: Skincare, Beauty
  • Elise is a freelance writer and previously held the title of Executive Beauty Editor at NewBeauty magazine for 13 years.
  • Her writing has appeared on Aedit, Oprah.com, Mollysims, Byrdie, Dermstore, Stylecaster, Women's Health, and NewBeauty.
  • She is the founder of Twiish, a line of teenage skincare products.


Elise Minton Tabin is an award-winning beauty journalist, editor, and expert with more than 16 years of experience. She started her career in public relations before shifting to editorial. Elise rose the ranks at NewBeauty magazine from an editorial assistant to Executive Beauty Editor, overseeing and reporting on all things beauty, plastic surgery, anti-aging, health, and wellness.

A prolific content creator and trendspotter, Elise always knows what’s new, what works, and who’s the best to go to for treatments and procedures. She has been featured on Extra TV, WPTV, and WPLG, on satellite tours, and as a featured expert in Perricone MD infomercials. When she’s not unearthing the newest beauty trend, Elise spends her time consulting with beauty brands, freelance writing, creating Instagram and Tik Tok content for herself and beauty and wellness brands, and working on Twiish, her line of skincare for teenagers.


Elise graduated with a B.A. in Journalism from Indiana University Bloomington and a minor in Spanish.

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