Lex Goodman Lex Goodman can form an interesting angle out of almost any lifestyle topic. As a freelance journalist and entertainment news editor, she’s pitched, written, and published stories about health, wellness, wedding, beauty, and fashion topics. She’s interviewed A-list celebrities and recapped extravagant award ceremonies and galas. For over 10 years, Lex has worked in the media industry as a features writer, talent assistant, and creative executive on feature films and television shows. She held the role of content marketing manager for West Hollywood’s Soothe, a skincare and beauty line, developing content strategy, writing long-form content, and establishing partnerships with influencers and brands like Fabletics, JetSmarter, Thrive Nutrition, and Sakara. Lex earned a bachelor’s degree in communications from Vanderbilt University and is an avid reader and Pilates lover, with a fondness for homemaking.10+ years as a journalist in the entertainment, beauty, and travel spacesInterviewed A-list celebrities and recapped awards galasEarned a bachelor’s degree in communications from Vanderbilt University 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.