Kayla A. Greaves is an award-winning journalist and senior beauty editor at InStyle. She was previously the fashion & beauty features editor at Bustle and a lifestyle editor at The Huffington Post. Her work has appeared in BuzzFeed, Teen Vogue, ELLE, FASHION magazine, and more. Kayla has interviewed the likes of Academy award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o, supermodel Naomi Campbell, TIME 100’s Most Influential People and women’s rights activist Jaha Dukureh, Viola Davis, Chaka Khan, and many more.

She has been invited as a speaker to share her expertise on topics such as colorism, beauty, fashion, and being a woman in media at Harvard, McMaster University, York University, Create & Cultivate, Manifesto Festival, Burson Cohn & Wolfe, the Caribbean Tales Film Festival, and other places.

In 2016, Kayla won a Canadian Online Publishing Award for her work with The Huffington Post. In 2017, she was named on the "Top 100 Black Women to Watch in Canada,” list, and was also recognized by the CBC as one of 150 black women making Canada better. She was most recently nominated for the "Best Online Journalist of 2019" prize at ByBlacks.com's annual People's Choice Awards. 

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