Hana Hong

Title: Beauty Writer
Education: University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Location: New York, New York
Expertise: Fashion, Travel, Makeup, Celebrities
  • Hana started as an editorial intern for InStyle before becoming a beauty writer.
  • She is fluent in 4 languages — English, French, Korean, and Spanish.


Hana joined InStyle in 2016 as an editorial intern before she was promoted to a beauty writer. She wrote and covered articles for the travel vertical as well as posted content related to news, features, and lifestyle. Previously, she was a Fashion Columnist for Buzz Magazine and the Editor in Chief for Spread Magazine.


Hana received a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in News-Editorial Journalism from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

About InStyle

InStyle is an award-winning destination for fashion, beauty, and pop-culture, with an all-are-welcome ethos that swings open the proverbial velvet ropes. Whether you’re looking for a wardrobe refresh, haircut inspiration, or a story that’ll make sparkling cocktail-party conversation, our expert-connected coverage is where to start. Learn more about our team and editorial guidelines, here.

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