Makeup Artist & Photographer
Vlada was born and raised in Kiev, Ukraine. She started her professional makeup careers in 2011 when she took a professional makeup artist course at one of the best pencil technique makeup schools in Eastern Europe; “Natalia Nayda Makeup School’. Vlada graduated with the highest score in the class. This made it possible for Vlada to enter in the Open Cup of Russia Independent Championship on Hairdressing. Nail Design, and Makeup in Saint Petersburg. Vlada brought home two awards: silver cup in the Fantasy Makeup category (“The Sunflower”), the bronze cup in Runway Makeup (J’Adore) and silver for her total score. In October 2011 Vlada got the bronze medal in Kiev Makeup Championship in Runway look.
Vlada’s makeup and hair styling works were featured in Harper’s Bazaar Ukraine, Like a Lion (Australia), Story (Ukraine), HOLE (Germany), WHERE (USA), Elegant Magazine, Elegant Ink, Fuse, Brink, Dark Beauty Magazine, Kaiouti Mag, Jute Magazine, Reve Magazine (Italy), Harper’s Bazaar (Kazakhstan), Vogue (Mexico), Cosmopolitan (USA online), Refinery 29 (USA online).
Vlada had her first gallery show in November 2017 at AFA Gallery in New York.’
Vlada works mainly from her home studio in Los Angeles (macro photography and makeup). Currently Vlada is also working closely with Smashbox Cosmetics as their Lip Editor in Chief.
Clients: Covergirl, Disney Style, Maybelline, NYX, Pat McGrath Cosmetics, Smashbox Cosmetics