Nicole Pigott - Content Creator

Nicole Pigott is a 25 year old business professional with a knack for beauty, fashion and lifestyle. In 2017 Nicole received her BA in Psychology with a focus in Emotional Intelligence in Business, as well as a minor in Music Theory from Montclair State University. While in college, Nicole also wrote for Her Campus, The Odyssy as well as viral community pieces for Buzzfeed. It was also then Nicole created, owned and sold her second business, Mama's Boy Cookies, an organic dog treat company. 


In 2012, Matte & Gloss (M&G) was born under Nicole Pigott Makeup Artistry, as a service based company providing prom makeup and hair styling. Since 2012, NPMA has moved to Matte & Gloss, the parent company of Beauty & Lifestyle Services including wedding and special event hair and makeup, beauty and style consulting, as well as digital media & e-commerce content management and consulting. Nicole's beauty resume includes (but is not limited to) beauty director for many seasons of NYFW / NJFW including showcases at the Bobbi Brown Studio and The Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ as well as celebrity clients. Since, she has guest taught at universities and organizations speaking on the importance of mental health in social media, educating young adults on the importance of mental health in media.


September of 2018 brought the launch of WING IT, a podcast about winging way though life, including beauty, fashion, lifestyle and mental health. With a fair amount of humor and pop culture, WING IT can be found on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Music and more for download.


 In 2019 Nicole launched her sister brand, The Gluten Free Babe ( as a community for those with Celiac's Disease and gluten intolerances. TGFB provides restaurant reviews, recipes and lifestyle tips and tricks for gluten free living and dining in the tri-state area. January 2019 also brought Nicole's merchandise store via Etsy, MatteAndGlossDesigns, offering humorous and relatable mugs and apparel.

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