Monica Corcoran has joined Daily Variety as style editor, covering beauty and fashion.She is a weekly contributor to the Weekend section and edits the online Stylephile. In addition, she will contribute larger pieces to Variety and Daily Variety. Corcoran was most recently staff writer at InStyle, where she covered Hollywood trends and wrote celebrity profiles. She also writes about L.A. nightlife for the New York Times. She started out as a financial reporter, covering Wall Street scams and fraud.