Featured Make Up Artist of March 2013:

Alayna Rakes

Alayna Rakes is an internationally published makeup artist and hair stylist serving the fashion and entertainment industries. She divides her time between New York and Philadelphia.

A multi-instrumentalist and opera singer, she began playing with stage makeup for productions in which she was performing. She quickly developed her talents to become a successful makeup artist. Alayna has worked in advertising, fashion, corporate video, and film with clients such as tennis star Billie Jean King, the Goo Goo Dolls, actress Ashley C Williams, and ANTM winner Jaslene Gonzalez. Her skills include hair styling, men's grooming, airbrush, tanning, and body makeup. Some of her clients are Warner Bros. Records, Kohl's, Goodwill, Campbell's Soup, Rite Aid, Catherine's, David's Bridal, and has been published in Zink, Papercut, Chaos, and Fault magazines among others.

Get to know Alayna better in our Industry Wire!