Books

Mama You've Got This
2017

In partnership with beloved pregnancy skincare brand Mama Mio, Mama You’ve Got This is an honest look at pregnancy in all its bodily functions, mood swings and anxiety. Melissa uses her own two pregnancies as material for this cheeky and candid informational guide on life as a mama-to-be. From skincare to sex, fashion to food, your mental health to your worries about entering new-mamahood, arm yourself with the knowledge you need to feel confident in all aspects of your pregnancy with this e-guide, mama you’ve got this! Available for download on MamaMio.com.

Belli Beautiful: The Essential Guide to the Safest Health and Beauty Products for Pregnancy, Mom, and Baby
2012

Melissa partnered with Annette Rubin– founder of Belli Skincare, the #1 beauty brand recommended by ob-gyns—for Belli Beautiful, which shows moms how to detoxify their skincare regimens. Pregnancy and motherhood means taking a closer look at your beauty products. Packed with essential guidance, including the ingredients to watch for on labels and who to identify the safest products across major brands, Belli Beautiful helps moms take the best care of their babies while still looking as fabulous as ever.

Sephora: The Ultimate Guide to Makeup, Skin and Hair
2008

In Sephora: The Ultimate Guide to Makeup, Skin, and Hair from the Beauty Authority, Melissa introduces the people behind the cult favorite brands found at Sephora and fills this fun, photo-filled book with the beauty secrets usually reserved for insiders. Each chapter is designed to mimic a Sephora store’s “try everything” vibe while revealing the finest beauty tips and tricks for getting creative with cosmetics, skincare advice and hair how-tos.