Samantha Leal

Samantha Leal

Lives In

Los Angeles, CA


  • Northwestern University


  • Lifestyle
  • Home Decor
  • Wellness

Samantha Leal is currently the Deputy Editor of Editorial at Well+Good and a former digital editor for XO Group (The Nest and The Knot), Latina magazine, and Marie Claire. She resides in LA after over ten years in NYC and has over a decade of experience as a lifestyle writer and editor.


Samantha has experience covering lifestyle topics including travel, drinks (wine, spirits, beer), personal finance, home decor and interiors, beauty, health, fashion, entertainment and culture trends, celebrity interviews, and human interest profiles. She is also a Latinx and women's issues expert.


Samantha holds a Bachelors of Science in journalism from the Medill School at Northwestern University, with a minor in African history.

About MyDomaine

MyDomaine, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is the only design-forward, digital-first home site that shares highly-curated content for everyday décor enthusiasts and industry professionals alike. We're constantly working to bring you practical tips, original news, breakout trends, and inspiration within the home and design space, all backed by experts. We do so by meeting with interior designers, connecting with the heads of your favorite brands, attending leading design events, and joining forces with industry authorities. MyDomaine reaches 3 million users each month. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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