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Lexy Lebsack, Senior Editor, Refinery29

Lexy Lebsack is a writer, reporter, correspondent, editor, and producer whose work examines the culture, commerce, and controversy behind the multibillion dollar beauty and wellness industries and the people it impacts around the world.

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Elena Severin, Director of Brand Partnerships,

The Detox Market

Elena joined The Detox Market as U.S. Director of Retail and Buyer in early 2017. She has worked in the beauty industry for over 20 years at Origins for Estee Lauder, Fred Segal, NewBeauty, and VIOLET GREY and started her path toward detoxing her own family’s beauty and healthcare products when her son was born.


Kandice Hansen, Beauty Buyer, REVOLVE

Kandice Hansen, beauty buyer at leading e-retailer, REVOLVE, worked diligently to build and maintain an elevated brand mix within the men’s category. More recently, Kandice ventured into Beauty, spearheading the launch of @REVOLVEbeauty and single handedly acquiring over 270 brands and 7,500+ products since launch in December 2016.


Jackie Lee, Head of Beauty & Personal Care, Alibaba

Jackie Lee is an ecommerce veteran and specializes in cross border trade. She is currently heading the Americas region for Beauty & Personal Care categories for Tmall Global, part of the Alibaba Group.


Mary Guillen, Buying Manager, Cos Bar