Veronica Lopez

Bio

Veronica is a Dating Editor at Elite Daily. She covers, assigns, and edits celebrity dating content and service pieces, filled to the brim with the kind of relationship advice that only your very best friend knows you need — including, but not limited to: texting, health, identity, sex positions, making it ~Instagram official~, and WTF is going on between your favorite celebrity couples, based on their body language. Before joining the Elite Daily Dating team, she wrote for several publications including Cosmopolitan.com, Cosmo For Latinas, Vivala, and Modern Luxury Brides and Interiors magazines. She holds a BS in Communications from the University of Miami, with concentrations in magazine journalism, creative advertising, and marketing. Veronica is passionate about diversity, inclusion, and spreading awareness about Latinx culture, identity, and issues. If you give her Cuban coffee, she will never stop. Pitch her anything sex and dating (including new products, apps, launches, meet-cutes and personal essays) at veronica.lopez@bustle.com.

This Couple Met On Hinge & Fell In Love Before They Even Met IRL

By Veronica Lopez and Hannah Orenstein
Are you dying to know what a couple's relationship is really like? Elite Daily's series, ILYSM, celebrates couples who met on dating apps and dives into the inner workings of their relationships. How did they know they were falling for each other?…

Tayshia & Brendan's Body Language Shows So Much Promise

By Veronica Lopez
Bachelor Nation has been anxiously awaiting Tayshia Adams’ Bachelorette debut, and it definitely did not disappoint. On the Nov. 10 episode, Adams met the guys Clare Crawley left behind, plus four new candidates brought in just for her. From the…

Dale's Dad Gave Him The Sweetest Advice Before He Left For 'The Bachelorette'

By Veronica Lopez
After four weeks of hearing the name Dale on The Bachelorette more than anyone ever thought possible, Bachelor Nation’s collective stress over Clare Crawley’s tenure as leading lady has finally come to a close. Crawley and Dale Moss are happily…

This Body Language Clue Confirms Dale Is Clare's #1

By Candice Jalili and Veronica Lopez
The Bachelorette is fully smitten. During Season 16, Episode 2, Clare Crawley's body language with Dale Moss on the love languages date pretty much solidified him as her number one. If you watched the Oct. 20 episode, you probably already picked up…

This Couple Met On Hinge During The Pandemic & Do Virtual Karaoke Together

By Hannah Orenstein and Veronica Lopez
Are you dying to know what a couple's relationship is really like? Elite Daily's series, ILYSM, celebrates couples who met on dating apps and dives into the inner workings of their relationships. How did they know they were falling for each other?…

Demi & Max Have Reportedly Ended Their Engagement

By Veronica Lopez
Sorry, Lovatics. According to People magazine, Demi Lovato and Max Ehrich have reportedly broken up — ending their relationship after six months together. The news comes two months after the couple announced their engagement on Instagram, following…

How ‘Gentefied’s Karrie Martin Found Herself

By Veronica Lopez
In this as-told-to for Más Que Suficiente/More Than Enough, an Elite Daily series celebrating Latinx culture, Karrie Martin talks to Dating Editor Veronica Lopez about what playing Ana Morales on Netflix’s Gentefied taught her about her Latina…

Camila Mendes Just Made Her New Relationship Insta Official

By Veronica Lopez
If you’re still mourning the end of Camila Mendes’ relationship with Charles Melton, you can rest assured she’s doing just fine. Camila Mendes confirmed her relationship with Grayson Vaughan with a sweet Instagram tribute to her new man on Sept. 3.…

You'll Squeal Watching This Gemini Date 4 Astrologically Compatible Matches

By Veronica Lopez
Craving a dose of romance with a side of astrology? Episode 5 of Star Crossed, Elite Daily’s dating astrology show, is just what you need. Every episode features one single dater who goes on mini-dates with a handful of astrologically compatible…

30 Pandemic-Safe First Date Ideas That Help You Find Love In A Hopeless Place

By Hannah Orenstein and Veronica Lopez
Leave it to a global pandemic to make you wistfully long for dates consisting of overpriced cocktails at a noisy bar before awkwardly making out on a street corner and getting ghosted. Sigh. While your go-to date activities from the Before Times…

Unpopular Opinion: Quarantine Is The Perfect Time To Heal From Heartbreak

By Veronica Lopez
Anamaria, 26, spent the first month of the coronavirus pandemic living with her ex-boyfriend in their shared New York City apartment. “It was so f*cking weird,” she tells Elite Daily. They broke up at the end of February, right before the world…

OMG, Demi Lovato & Max Ehrich Are Engaged!

By Veronica Lopez
Good morning, and welcome to the best news you'll hear all week: Demi Lovato and Max Ehrich are engaged! After four months of dating, Ehrich popped the question in Malibu, California on July 22. They announced their engagement on Instagram on July…

Episode 3 Of 'Starcrossed,' Elite Daily's Dating Astrology Show, Might Shock You

By Veronica Lopez
If you loved Love Is Blind and swear by your daily Co-Star readings, Episode 3 of Starcrossed, Elite Daily’s dating astrology show, will be the highlight of your day. Each episode ~stars~ (pun intended) a single dater as they meet and go on short…

BRB, Crying At Becky G’s Insta For Her Anniversary With Sebastian Lletget

By Veronica Lopez
Time flies when you’re having fun. On June 5, Becky G and boyfriend Sebastian Lletget celebrated their four-year anniversary. The singer first posted about the LA Galaxy player a few months before they made it official, in April 2016, but Becky G’s…

Madison Prewett Is Focusing On Herself & Her Friends After 'The Bachelor'

By Veronica Lopez
Two months ago, you couldn’t go on the internet without seeing Madison Prewett’s name in a headline. She may not have technically “won” Season 24 of The Bachelor, but she did win over Bachelor Nation after she handled that catastrophic After The…

Bad Bunny Said The Sweetest Thing About GF Gaby Berlingeri

By Veronica Lopez
Bad Bunny has been an open book about nearly every part of his life except for his relationship with girlfriend Gabriela Berlingeri. The Puerto Rican reggaeton rapper has been dating Berlingeri since 2017, but stayed mum about her until their first…

Chris Harrison Said Barb's Shade At Madi Made Him "Sick"

By Veronica Lopez
You’re not the only one who sat in awe of Barbra Weber’s mean comments toward Madison Prewett on After The Final Rose. On May 6, The Bachelor host Chris Harrison made a guest appearance on Sirius XM radio and opened up about the moment that shocked…

"It's My Therapy": The Stories Behind The Breakup Songs You Love

By Veronica Lopez
Search “breakup” on Spotify and you’ll never stop scrolling. There are songs to cry to, scream to, have sex to, glow up to — a playlist for every phase of heartbreak. A great breakup song matches the intensity of the emotions it’s about and, like…

This Couple Met On Hinge & Went To New Orleans On Their Fifth Date

By Veronica Lopez and Hannah Orenstein
Are you dying to know what a couple's relationship is really like? Elite Daily's series, ILYSM, celebrates couples who met on dating apps and dives into the inner workings of their relationships. How did they know they were falling for each other?…

Here's What Experts Have To Say About Coronavirus & Kissing

By Veronica Lopez
A quick peck on the lips with your partner can feel like the most natural thing in the world. A steamy makeout sesh with a friend with benefits or an after-date kiss with your latest Tinder match might seem equally harmless and easy. But while the…