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Biography for O, The Oprah Magazine's beauty director Valerie Monroe.
Hitting a milestone? Our beauty director, Valerie Monroe, faces an age-old question.
How O's Beauty Director, Valerie Monroe, learned to forgive herself.
She was feeling raw, out of sorts, intensely emotional. And then Valerie Monroe figured out that her out-of-whack attacks always led to a great leap forward.