Fitness and nutrition expert who has written about health for such publications as Mind Body Green, Rodale Wellness, and The Huffington Post. She is the author of several New York Times bestsellers, including The Virgin Diet, The Virgin Diet Cookbook, and JJ Virgin's Sugar Impact Diet.
She worked as an intern at the radio station KQED while attending UCLA.
She has hosted her own podcast called JJ Virgin Lifestyle Show. At one point, she was one of the first personal trainers in Los Angeles. In the early stages of her career, she studied nutrition by taking numerous grad school courses and certificate programs.
She married a man named John and has a son named Grant.
She has personally worked with celebrities like actor Ben Stiller.