To her clients she is known as “The Naja,” to the media she is referred to as the “Celebrity Nail Guru” and even coined by the company Minx Nails as “The Minx Master.” Whatever name she is known by it is her style, creativity and methodology that makes Naja a true celebrity nail stylist, salon owner and educator.
Naja’s celebrity clientele includes some of Hollywood’s hottest stars including: Mary J. Blige, Fergie, Lady Gaga, Mariah Carey, Eve and Katy Perry. You can find Naja at her nail restoration center (Extremedys 2012) in West Hollywood where Jennifer Love Hewitt, Mena Suvari, and singer Mia frequently stop in for their favorite manicure and pedicure. If you miss Naja at her nail salon you can find her in the pages of some of the largest fashion magazines including: Vogue, Allure, Flaunt, Genlux, Nylon, Essence and many more.
Naja has spent the last decade training, crafting and perfecting the restoration of the natural nail, while using her creative eye to help Hollywood’s elite set fashion trends that start at their tips. As a lead trainer for both Bellisima International Gel Nails and Minx Nails, Naja travels the country hosting seminars and workshops on celebrity nail trends and the natural nail look. When Minx Nails hit Hollywood, Naja was considered the leader styling the notorious Lady Gaga’s video “Love Game” and “Paparazzi,” both record breaking videos. In addition, Naja is also noted for the creation of Fergie’s long Minx nails for the Black Eyed Pea’s 2009 album cover The E.N.D.