Nadine Jolie Courtney

Nadine is a freelance travel, beauty, and wellness writer based in Santa Monica. A former magazine editor, Nadine's outlets include,,, USA Today and Angeleno magazine, among many others. 

  • Nadine began writing for TripSavvy in June 2018
  • She has bachelors degrees in English and European Studies from Barnard College
  • She has written four books published by HarperCollins and FSG/Macmillan


Nadine has bylines in numerous online publications but she's also the author of three books published by HarperCollins: Beauty Confidential, Confessions of a Beauty Addict, and Romancing the Throne. Her fourth book, a young adult novel called All-American Muslim Girl, will be published by FSG/Macmillan in 2019. Follow her on Twitter @nadinecourtney.


Nadine has bachelors degrees in English and European Studies from Barnard College.

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