More About Alena

Now located in the heart of Toronto, for the first time, by popular demand, Czech born Alena brings over twenty-five years of celebrity experience directly to the public with the latest makeup, beauty and style techniques.
In 1982 she came to Canada after she studied her craft at both Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent in Austria. Alena also studied special effects in film school in Salzburg while working at the House of Dior in Vienna.
From 1983 to 1988 she worked as a make-up artist in TV, film and commercials, and she was a co-owner of Model Specialty services, a school for models and a scout for a modeling agency.
For 15 years Alena worked as a make-up artist for Chanel Canada and at the same time she worked as a freelance make-up artist on various CBC, CTV, ABC, NBC shows like the Juno Awards, Country Music Awards, Stars on Ice, Celine Dion specials and with CBC and CTV she went to 6 Olympic games from 1986 to 2000. Alena has worked with Celine Dion, Shania Twain, Alanis Morrisette, Cher, Janet Jackson, Paul Anka, Jason Priesley, Kurt Browning, Scott Hamilton, David Foster, Neil Young, Jeanne Beker, Anne Murray, K.D. Lang, Rick Mercer, Brian Williams, Don Cherry, Ron Maclean, Marie Shriver, and Peter Mansbridge.
In 2000 Alena went back to Europe to open a spa at the hotel Le Palais, she worked in Prague with famous Czech celebrities.
Alena also had her own TV show for four years “Makeovers”, and published a popular make-up book.
In 2008 Alena made her come back with Armani cosmetics.
Alena loves to transform the ordinary into the glamour and beauty. Besides doing lots of TV shows, working with lots of celebrity, Alena also organizes master classes for women, and does make-up for weddings.