Who We Are
Mercedes Sanchez is a style and beauty expert, spokesperson, and the founder of BeChicMag.com — an independent blog covering fashion and beauty. Our readers are women between the ages of 18-49 who want information on the latest trends, celebrity looks for less, product reviews, giveaways, and all things chic!
She shares her fashion and beauty expertise on Univision, Telemundo, NBC Connecticut and CBS.
Mercedes has been described as a digital influencer by major brands and networks. In March 2013, Latina Magazine listed her as one of the Top 10 Best Beauty Bloggers, and she was named Best Latina Fashion Blogger by Latism (Latinos in Social Media) in 2012.
She’s also a freelance writer and has contributed to the Daily News, El Diario / La Prensa, Vista Magazine – a national magazine for bilingual Latinas.
Mercedes is a go-to source and has been featured in a two-page spread People in Español, About.com – part of The New York Times Company, premiere issue of Cosmo for Latinas, The Huffington Post, two-page spread in The Santo Domingo Times, Fox News Latino, MSN Latino, NBC, and in the book Poder de Mujer.
She’s covered New York Fashion Week for eight consecutive years and has been invited to Brazil’s Capital Fashion Week where she was the only American blogger/reporter.
Before launching her blog, Mercedes worked for the New York Post’s Tempo, a weekly and monthly section dedicated to Latina fashion, celebrity news, and shopping. Shortly after, she joined WNBC-TV as a segment producer.
Mercedes Sanchez is a native New Yorker and is of Dominican descent. She has a background in print, broadcast journalism and public relations.
She’s also available for event hosting.