Raina is a NYC based hairstylist and makeup artist who has been licensed for over 14 years. She has a passion for making women feel absolutely beautiful and boosting their self-esteem thru her art. She got her start as a child singer/actress doing broadway show Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, modeling and singing with her idol on the 1995 MTV awards, Michael Jackson. Now she is behind the scenes and loving it!
She started her her career at First Impression Salon in Valley Stream, NY which was owned by Grammy Award winning rapper Cheryl "Salt" James from Salt 'N' Pepa. There is where she honed her skills. Raina has done hair for Tara Wallace of Love and Hip Hop season 4 giving her that signature bob as well as other hairstyles.She has also done hair for Marla Maples and Ericka Page White of TNT's "Nashville Wives." Raina's makeup and hair work can be seen in Hype Hair Magazine, Black Hair Magazine, 360 Mag and countless other publications and on the runways at New York Fashion Week.
The Glamour BOX was created by Raina for every woman from every walk of life to give them tips on how to maintain their glow and get glammed too. From the catwalk to the side walk, Raina is available to get you red carpet ready thru her bridal hair and makeup services, freelance services for models and mothers alike.