Kathleen Baird-Murray is a writer, with a journalistic focus on beauty. She was previously Beauty Director at PORTER magazine, published by Net-A-Porter. Prior to this she was Acting Beauty and Health Director at British Vogue and before that, Beauty and Health Director at Tatler. In the past she has written for the Sunday Times Style magazine, the Saturday Telegraph, the Observer Magazine, Elle and was Beauty and Health Editor for Marie Claire Australia.
Her published books include: Vogue On Ralph Lauren, (Quadrille); Face Value, a novel published in the US by Berkley, and a non-fiction book on beauty called How to Be Beautiful, The Thinking Woman’s Guide (Vermilion).
She also has a monthly column in the Financial Times.