Nick Burns

Title: Writer
Education: University of California, Santa Cruz, University of California, Berkeley
  • Writer with 10+ years of editorial experience
  • Author, The Bearded Gentleman: The Style Guide to Shaving Face


Nick Burns is a writer, author, journalist and multimedia producer with over 10 years of editorial experience. He covers topics on health, grooming, fashion and style. His work appears in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, GQ, Esquire, Details, New York Magazine, ELLE Accessories, Health, among other publications. Nick is also the co-author of The Bearded Gentleman: The Style Guide to Shaving Face.


Nick received a bachelor's degree in literature and creative writing from the University of California, Santa Cruz. He then went on to earn a master's degree in journalism from the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California, Berkeley.

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