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RealSelf Overview

Seattle, WA
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
Information Technology
Unknown / Non-Applicable
We’re smart, we’re fun, and we’re dedicated to a common goal of helping our community members make confident decisions. We respect our community and embrace the differences that make us human.

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Mission: Vision: RealSelf is the world's most trusted online destination for improving your body, face and smile.
We empower you to make smart decisions that lead to great experiences.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2017 (#17)

Company Updates

  • Join us this Thursday, 7/27 from 5:00pm-7:00pm at the Bizible Headquarters in Pioneer Square for a Recruiting and Networking Happy Hour Event featuring our very own VP of Sales, Maureen Ezekwugo!

    Women in Sales- A Recruiting and Networking Event

    What do Bizible, RealSelf and PayScale all have in common? Well- we were all just voted in the Top 100 Best Companies to Work for in Seattle, we're all located down in Seattle's Pioneer Square, and we are all hiring ladies like YOU. (Oh, and we all have dog friendly offices, as an extra added benefit!)

  • It's July Volunteer month at RealSelf! We are partnering with Treehouse and hosting a back-to-school drive to help local youth in foster care feel confident as they start a new school year. #realselfgives

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RealSelf – Why Work For Us?

Our Team

Get to Know Us

We've got a pilot, point guard, synchronized swimmer, spelling bee champ, hula hoop enthusiast, balloon artist, and an aspiring cartographer, along with passionate gamers, musicians, dancers and DDR divas, quilters, fly fisher(wo)men, cider and soapmakers, marathon runners, writers, bakers, astronomers, gardeners, coaches, Cyclo-cross racers, yoga instructors, bleary-eyed new parents, and a clutch of karaoke kings and queens.

We're a creative, curious mix of industry veterans who take pride in doing great work—while enjoying a colorful range of interests outside the office.

If you want to add your talents to the mix, contact us at

About RealSelf

You deserve the real story — no airbrushing, no editing. RealSelf delivers it.

At RealSelf, you'll discover the treatments, products, and clinicians that real people say live up to the promise of delivering effective cosmetic and wellness results. Since our founding in 2006, we've grown into a trusted resource for tens of millions around the world.

Insights and support from real people. RealSelf members share their treatment experiences and photos, along with doctor reviews, costs, and candid opinions on what's worth it (or not).

Answers from highly trained experts. Our doctor community has answered over a million questions from RealSelf members.


As stewards of our community, we live by values that align each of us with our members' interests and enable us to deliver on our mission: to bring confidence to every important health and beauty decision.

Customer Centered

Always strive to keep the customer top of mind in the work we do.

One Team

We before me.

Real Time

Work to be most effective in the shortest amount of time.


At RealSelf we believe in extending the life-changing power of confidence to people across the globe. To support that belief, we support and bring attention to global and local needs. For us, giving back is not something that happens just once a year. It’s at the core of who we are.

Global Access to Medical Care

We want to make a real impact on global access to necessary reconstructive surgery and medical treatments. Worldwide, more than five billion people lack the ability to get the basic surgical care they need, leaving them living with reparable birth defects, burns, or other injuries. RealSelf funded surgical trips to India and Vietnam, and in 2016 we launched the RealSelf Fellowship program.


The RealSelf Fellowship program provides financial support to doctors who donate their time to provide care and training to underserved communities around the world.


The program was inspired by our participation and support of surgical teams that provided life-transforming care for those who lacked financial access. Learn more about our efforts in Quy Nhon, Vietnam, andDehradun, India.

RealSelf Reviews

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RealSelf Founder and CEO Tom Seery
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    "Continually Impressed"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Program Specialist in Seattle, WA
    Current Employee - Program Specialist in Seattle, WA
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at RealSelf full-time (More than a year)


    I was recently injured and have had limited mobility for the last month or so. From the minute the injury occurred to today, my team and the company in general have gone above and beyond to help me. As I look back on this experience, I find myself forever grateful to work for RealSelf. I have felt this way from the minute I joined and honestly didn't need a reason to like this company any more but this whole ordeal has simply reaffirmed how truly lucky I am. The team allowed me to work from home as needed and provided rides to and from work and doctor visits. They even provided meal delivery service while I was stuck on the couch after surgery! If this injury had happened to me while working at either of my two previous jobs, I likely would have needed to take significant time off of work during the recovery period. RealSelf is truly a special place filled with people who genuinely care for one another. While I hope I never have to go through something like this again, the experience, as a whole, has brought many things to light. In conclusion i'm just so honored to be a part of this great organization!


    The only cons I can think of is that I am no longer able to play on the company soccer team.

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RealSelf Photos

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RealSelf Interviews



Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview





    Business Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seattle, WA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview


    I applied online. I interviewed at RealSelf (Seattle, WA).


    I applied and had a phone screen, a data challenge, and an in-person tech screen with a manager. I also had an on-site interview with three members that spanned the range of product manager, data engineer, and business analyst manager. The interview questions reflected this, with focus on how to address a few different business case studies, SQL, a little discussion about the data challenge, some high-level ML questions, and logic/estimating numbers (sort of brainteasers, but mostly to follow order-of-magnitude back of the envelope type calculations to see your logical process).

    I found the questions to be fairly easy and straightforward. Although I didn't think the role was the right fit for what I wanted, I really enjoyed spending time with the team and it's clear that everyone there really likes working there and is passionate about their role in the company. Their recruiter is wonderful to work with and it is clear they put a lot of effort into the recruiting and interview process (others have already mentioned the swag bag, gift card, charity donation, etc.).

    Interview Questions

    • Questions about my experience and background as well as why I want to join their team. How would you explain X concept to your grandparent? How would you optimize pricing for X situation? Write a SQL query to find users that took X action between X dates. Many of the same types of questions have been mentioned in other reviews.   Answer Question
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RealSelf Awards & Accolades

  • Fastest Growing Private Company in America, Inc. Magazine, 2015
  • 100 Best Companies to Work For, Seattle Business Magazine, 2015
  • Fastest Growing Private Companies in America, Inc. Magazine, 2014
  • Fastest Growing Private Companies in America, Inc. Magazine, 2013
  • Fastest Growing Private Companies in America, Inc. Magazine, 2012
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