Irina Bilka is an Award Winning, Internationally published Tampa-based freelance hair and makeup artist.

Originally from Siberia Russia, Irina developed a passion for doing hair in her teenage years. After graduating high school, Irina didn’t waste any time and went straight to Loraine’s Beauty Academy in St. Petersburg, FL, where she was recognized and awarded for being Most Artistic. Irina has worked at several salons in the Tampa bay area while doing freelance work on the side. Her true passion though is working on editorial shoots, runway shows and tv where her imagination and skills are to no limit.

 

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Publications

Her work has appeared in publications such as Tampa Bay Times, Disconnect( Japan), Coiffure Beauty (Bulgaria), FACEON( UK), Elements ( LA) and many more . Trade magazines such as Modern Salon, Behind The Chair on Paper and back stage at runway show Alice and Olivia NYC Fashion week.

 

publication work

 

Press + Awards

Coming Soon

 

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Portfolio

Specializing in fashion, runway and editorial hair and makeup. With over 15 years of experience, Irina's passion continues to thrive taking her around the US where she is inspired by the surrounding beauty in everything and where new projects continue to challenge and fulfill her.

 

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