Machel Shull is the author of International Bestselling book, MIDDLE AGE BEAUTY, an inspirational self-help book for women. Middle Age Beauty gained worldwide media attention for its staunch views against synthetic beauty methods. Machel encourages the reader to embrace their soul/health/beauty trinity and age naturally. Featured in The NY Post & Daily UK Mail and World Beauty News, Middle Age Beauty topped the Amazon charts in the US, Canada, Germany, France and Australia. Foreign rights have already sold in China.
As a former international face model and an actress, Machel shares the nitty-gritty on aging plus shares health tips from experts like Holistic Guru, Patricia Bragg and New York Times Bestselling author, Dr. Mike Moreno and Zen Life Coach, Michiko Rolek. This soulful beauty book designed to encourage women to embrace each year with a healthy new approach, by practicing self-care rituals and soul nourishing beauty tips that work.
Machel previously wrote her own newspaper column in the ritzy enclave of Rancho Santa Fe for five years before writing books. Her column, Machel’s Ranch was a local favorite of San Diego residents to read during 2008-2013. Machel also wrote featured articles on fashion, travel, local hot spots in San Diego for various magazines. She is a contributor to Sivana East (Meditation/health/yoga site) and has written as a featured writer for MIND BODY GREEN.
In 2016, MIDWEST REVIEWS “SMALL PRESS WATCH -SELF HELP SHELF” named LIVE LOVE SOUL the one self-help book to read in 2016. Machel was also featured on the Mind Body Green website in 2014/2015/2016 and has been a public relations writer and a marketing executive for eight years in the San Diego area.
In 2018, Machel received her Yoga 200 Hour Teaching Certification at Mira Costa College in San Diego, California, where she is currently taking her 300 hour certification from the KINESIOLOGY department.
In the summer of 2019, Machel looks forward to releasing two new self help books–one YA nonfiction motivational book-HARD KNOCKS ‘How to Win at Life’ geared to high school students embarking on their new future, and the second, ANGEL LESSONS ‘Learning to Fly,’ a Christian book inspired by her love of prayer, combined with positive thinking.
Machel also is a Marketing Executive for a smart home company in Southern California. A devoted wife and mom, she lives in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California with her husband, red doberman, little chihuahua and two Siamese kitties. Her son graduated from La Costa Canyon in San Diego in 2018 and is a freshman at UC Santa Barbara.