Arina came from Tehran, Iran and moved to the United States in 2010. She originally studied French (in Iran) and Linguistics (at San Jose State University). She found her passion for makeup as she worked with her university's Theatre program. She started with theatre makeup and student films.

Arina graduated from Cinema Makeup School in recent years and currently works as a freelance hair & makeup artist for corporate shoots and film, hair & makeup assistant at San Francisco Opera and San Francisco Ballet, and an assistant wig stylist at Theatreworks - Silicon Valley.

**Due to world pandemic (COVID-19), there will be extra guidelines that will be practiced to ensure a safe environment (studio/ makeup room) and for safety of the talent/client. If you would like to know more about these new hair and makeup guidelines, please refer to COVID-19 Response page.

Current Certifications:

- Safe Set International - COVID Certificate (August 2020)

- COVID-19 Compliance Officer (August 2020)

- BARBICIDE® COVID-19 Certification (May 2020)
- BARBICIDE® Certification (April 2020)

- Sanitation Conversation - Sanitation Specialist (April 2020)

To contact:
One on one consultation sessions are available. Please contact me for more info and tell me a little about yourself and your specific needs.