Amy Lawrenson Amy Lawrenson is an established health and beauty journalist with over 15 years of experience working in magazine publishing. Based in Amsterdam, Amy works as a freelance content creator, writing health and beauty articles for Real Simple since 2021. Her work has been featured in Women's Health, ELLE, and Byrdie. Highlights: * Over 15 years experience in magazine publishing * Associate Health and Beauty Editor, ELLE Magazine * Beauty & Fitness Editor, Women's Health * Editorial Director, Byrdie * Winner, Johnson & Johnson Best Online Beauty Journalist, 2012-2014 * Winner, Best Online Beauty/Grooming Journalist, Fashion Monitor Awards, 2013 * YMCA Fit, Level 3 Personal Trainer About Real Simple Real Simple, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning, trusted online resource for for smart, authentic solutions to simplify your life. We reach 11 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists and fact-checked for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.