About Us

Nuestra Gente is an independent editorial online resource for women seeking information and practical advice on topics relating to beauty and lifestyle. The program shows readers how to achieve a fulfilling life for herself and her family, covering topics such as beauty, health, nutrition, wellness, fitness, style, home, family, happiness, helping others and more.

Editorial Team

Managing Editor

Shana Aborn has more than 20 years experience as an editor and writer for the women's publications. Formerly senior editor at Ladies' Home Journal and deputy editor at Mamm, she has also written for websites and magazines such as ParentsWorking Mother, Family CircleWoman’s Day and BettyConfidential.com.

Michelle Carlton is an group editor at Studio One Networks, which publishes Life & Beauty Weekly. She was previously the editor of Kiwi magazine, a parenting publication focused on healthy living. She's also written and edited women’s lifestyle and beauty content for such women’s magazines as Tango and Venus Zine.

U.S.: Contributors

Cynthia Hanson is a Philadelphia-based journalist who writes for many national publications, including Parents, American Baby and Ladies’ Home Journal (where she frequently contributes to the “Can This Marriage Be Saved?” column).

Elizabeth Brownfield has been on the editorial staffs of Metropolitan HomeDomino, Every Day With Rachael Ray and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia. She is also a writer for TastingTable.com.

Catherine Ryan is a freelance writer and editor who writes about health, nutrition, beauty and green living for such magazines as SELF, Ode and Parents.

Jennifer Nelson is a Florida-based writer who writes about lifestyle and health issues for many publications and websites, including Glamour, Prevention, WebMD.com and MSNBC.com.

Valerie Kalfrin is a writer in the Tampa, Fla., area. Her work has appeared in The Tampa TribuneLadies’ Home Journal, Poynter.org and 83DegreesMagazine.com.

Tammy Gibson, founder of AMomInRedHighHeels.com, is a mother of two who offers up beauty and style tips for busy women who want to look effortlessly chic.

Lynn Langway is a former editor at Newsweek and Ladies’ Home Journal who writes about health and teaches journalism at New York University. Follow her on Twitter @travelcentricny.

Aly Walansky is the senior editor of LovingYou.com, the beauty and fashion editor for myGLOSS.com, a style columnist for SheKnows.com, and a contributor to The Huffington Post and About.com. She’s been rated one of the top beauty bloggers by NewBeauty Magazine and Star Magazine.

Editorial Policy

The information published on this program is produced independently by StudioOne or has been approved by the program’s managing editor after review. Content is written and edited by leading experts to ensure that only the most accurate information is published. 

StudioOne follows accepted journalistic quality standards and principles in source selection and fact verification, and endorses ASME’s “ASME Guidelines for Editors and Publishers,” including “Best Practices for Digital Media.”


StudioOne does not mention the name or specific products of a given sponsor, although that sponsor’s product categories may be mentioned if they are relevant within editorial context. 

Unless indicated, content contributors are not employed by or on retainer by the program’s sponsor. If a contributor is employed by or on retainer by the program’s sponsor, we agree to disclose this relationship in the biographical note on the page where that contributor appears. 

In a StudioOne program, you will see that some of our content, tools and links are labeled “From Our Sponsor”. This non-editorial content has not been reviewed by our editorial staff and is not subject to this editorial policy. 

In such case that content be used on a sponsor’s Web site, it is done so with StudioOne permission.

About StudioOne

StudioOne is a privately owned media company that works with nationally known subject matter experts and top editors to create high-quality independent editorial content supported by corporate sponsors and syndicated across a variety of leading multimedia platforms. 

For more information, visit http://www.studioone.com