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Kahlana Barfield Brown has carved a niche for herself in the hyper-competitive world of fashion and beauty publishing. She began her career as an intern at InStyle before eventually being hired fulltime. Throughout her career at the magazine, she took on several key positions, including Beauty Director, and fulfilled duties that ranged from writing in-depth features to reporting live from the red carpet.
She's now a leading fashion and beauty expert who inspires a new generation of women to embrace beauty from within. She regularly appears on national television shows such as Today, Good Morning America, The View, Extra and Entertainment Tonight.
Kahlana was born and raised in Seattle and graduated with a B.A. in journalism from Howard University. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband, Dwayne, and daughter, Dylan.