Assistant Editor, Breaking News
Chanel Vargas is an Assistant Editor on the Breaking News team at POPSUGAR. Her areas of expertise include TV, film, music, fashion, beauty, and lifestyle content, with an emphasis on original features. Chanel's work spans a wide breadth of topics, including celebrity style moments, true-crime documetaries, thrillers, rising TikTok stars, reproductive rights, and more. She is a graduate of Northwestern University and has five years of experience in journalism. Previously, she was an intern at Bustle and at Hearst Digital Media. Her work has been featured in Harper's Bazaar, Elle, Cosmopolitan, and Seventeen, among other publications.