Contributing Writer Leah Argento has spent more than 15 years in sales and marketing of luxury consumer products, with an emphasis on both OTC and professional skin and hair care. Currently, she serves as the Midwest Regional Account Manager for Sothys, a premier French skin care manufacturer. Prior to Sothys, Leah spent time at Skin 1 in Chicago, where she conducted research and wrote web content, brand, and product descriptions for more than 200 beauty brands. She has also worked for Premier Beauty Supply, Phytomer Corporation, and Truefitt & Hill. Leah'sr goal is to help debunk myths and rebut media-induced hysteria surrounding cosmetics, ingredients and spa therapies by providing factual and well-researched information. She holds a B.S. in Marketing from DePaul University and is currently pursuing formal esthetic training in Chicago, where she resides with her daughter.View all Leah Argento posts.