For Yana, beauty is one of the most inspiring forces on the planet. She strives to seek inspiration from all sources: art, people, music, places. Her driving force is the desire to find the most captivating essence hidden within each character and to bring that essence into reality.
Yana is both a Makeup Artist and a Hairstylist living in New York City, specializing in Beauty, Editorial, Fashion, TV & Film, Music Videos, Commercials, Corporate Shoots, Catalogs & Advertising, Weddings, Events, Celebrity personal appearances and men’s grooming. Yana has worked for major TV shows and networks such as the "Today Show" (NBC), "Good Morning America" (ABC), "Watch What Happens Live" (Bravo TV), "Entertainment Tonight" (CBS), "SI Now" and "People Now" (Sports Illustrated), TNT/TBS, Naomi Campbell's "The Face" (Oxygen TV), and "The Real House Wives of New York City", In Style Magazine, Teen Vogue, L’ Officiel, Wine Enthusiast Magazine, Golf Digest, the Center for Contemporary Opera, and Atlantic Records.
Yana has worked with some of the most popular faces on TV and in Entertainment, including: Morgan Freeman, Dermot Mulroney, David Duchovny, Danny Aiello, Alan Cumming, Megan Boone, Ana Ortiz, James Spader, Alanna Masterson, Ricky Schroder, Kelli Giddish, Jason Schwartzman, Amy Morton, Malcolm McDowell, Margarita Levieva, Emily DiDonato, Selita Ebanks, Wolf Blitzer, and Ban Ki-Moon, among others.
She had the privilege of doing makeup for Addison Timlin on Richard Levine's new movie "Submission". She worked on the Sundance Film Festival Audience Award-nominated "306 Hollywood" documentary and on the new music videos of Norwegian DJ and record producer Matoma (featuring Josie Dunne) and singer Troye Sivan.
Yana is available for any projects in which she can express her creativity. She is available to travel internationally.