Larry Stansbury

Larry Stansbury

Larry Stansbury is a producer for Dotdash Meredith, a published author, and a freelance writer. His work appears in nationally known publications and websites for Real Simple, Parents, Good Housekeeping, Woman's Day, PopSugar, Sports Illustrated, and Prevention.


  • Commerce Producer for Dotdash Meredith
  • Work has appeared in Real Simple, Parents, Good Housekeeping, Woman's Day, PopSugar, Sports Illustrated, and Prevention
  • Author of two books: Conquering Adversity One Step at a Time and Before and By Now, a collection of poetry

About Real Simple

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Whenever I Use This $5 Mascara, People Ask Me if I’m Wearing Lash Extensions
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I’ve Tested This Instagram-Worthy Cleanser, and It Gives My Skin a Glow I’ve Never Seen Before
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Shoppers Can’t Stop Raving About These ‘Super Soft’ and ‘Flattering’ Leggings, and They’re Only $23
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I’ve Tried Dozens of Beauty Products as a Shopping Writer, and These Are My Favorites Under $25
W7 Sweet Dreams Overnight Strawberry Lip Mask Tout
I Use This $7 Lip Mask Every Night, and It’s Like Magic for My Full, Dry Lips
PATTERN Shampoo and Conditioner Tout
This Hydrating Shampoo and Leave-In Conditioner Volumized My 3C Curls After One Use
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You Can Buy a 3-Pack of These ‘Buttery Soft’ Leggings That Amazon Shoppers Love for Just $23 Right Now
12-Hour Vitamin C Hair+ Set VITABRID C12 TOUT
Nordstrom Shoppers Are Loving This Scalp Serum That Leaves Their Hair Feeling ‘Healthy, Shiny, and Silky’
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This Scalp Serum Drastically Cleaned and Enhanced My Curls After One Use
L’Oreal Professionnel Metal Detox Tout
This Clever, Shopper-Loved Hair Care Line Helps Protect Hair From Metal Particles in Hard Water
FireSwan Womens Crossover Flare Leggings Tout
This Nostalgic Leggings Trend Is Back, and Amazon Shoppers Love This Under-$25 Find
MORALVE Pants Hangers Tout
These Best-Selling Pants Hangers Are Total Closet ‘Space-Savers’—and They’re on Sale
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I’m a Shopping Writer, and These Are My All-Time Favorite Comfortable Jeans
Avarelle Acne Patches Tout
Shoppers Swear These Pimple Patches Get Rid of Blemishes—and They’re Only $8
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Shoppers Say This Hydrating Essence ‘Works Like Magic’ for Smooth and Clear Skin
SOL DE JANEIRO Brazilian Glossy Nourishing Hair Oil Tout
I Tried This Hair Oil to Reduce Frizz, and It Became a Game-Changer for My Curls
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I’m a Shopping Writer, and These Are the 10 Leggings I Can’t Stop Wearing
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I Tried the Popular—and Beautifully Packaged—Candle Brand That’s All Over Instagram, and It’s My New Go-To
Blithe Pressed Serum Gold Apricot Niacinamide Serum for Face
This ‘Super Hydrating’ Apricot Serum Gave Shoppers a Glow They Haven’t Seen Since Their ‘20s
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Everything You Need to Know About Unemployment Money and Benefits