Catherine Helbig



  • Professional beauty writer with more than 10 years of experience covering topics including fragrance, cosmetics and style
  • Articles have appeared both online and in major print media publications


Cathy has been a contributing writer to several leading women-focused websites, including As the Senior Writer for over 10 years at, a successful website targeting teenage girls, she managed the editorial calendar, while writing hundreds of words per week on a wide range of beauty, fragrance and fashion topics.

LiveAbout and Dotdash

LiveAbout is a reference site focused on entertainment, activities, and hobbies. We know that time away from the stress of work and responsibilities at home is limited, and we want to help you make the most of those precious hours.

That’s why our coverage is a lovable jumble of urban legends, sports history, and esoteric trivia. Our articles discuss everything from fashion advice to UFO sightings, all so you can make the most of your time off.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population monthly. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone, and recently Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.