A graduate with a degree in biochemistry (B.S) and environmental science (M.S), Dao is well-versed in various beauty topics in the areas of chemistry and public health. Previously lived, studied, and worked in the United States, Dao has moved East to her home town Saigon, Vietnam for job prospects.
Currently, Dao is a contributor to the beauty magazine publishing industry in Vietnam with works seen in many prestigious magazines including the Vietnamese edition of ELLE magazine, Elle.vn, Family Kitchen (which is soon to become Women's Day in 2013) and Saigon Marketing.
Besides beauty blogging, Dao has a passion for fitness. A P90X grad, she is also an avid reader, budding novelist, knitter, crocheter, and tea drinker.