Wally Montes de Oca, a freelance writer contributing to The Daily Beast, doubles as a Los Angeles-based publicist. The LA native has a strong enthusiasm for brand storytelling and a knack for uncovering trendy new spots in his hometown. Collaborating with top-notch beauty brands full-time, Wally dedicates his free moments to scouring TikTok for the freshest Taylor Swift updates and new makeup trends. Follow Wally on Instagram @wallymontesdeoca