Meet Nadia

Nadia Albano is the Owner and Director of Nadia Albano Style Inc.; a boutique studio located in the heart of Vancouver’s Kitsilano area.  There she creates customized looks for her clients through makeup, hair styling and wardrobe consulting.  She’s a sought after bridal and makeover specialist, with a niche in mixing high-end luxury looks with mainstream and vintage/second hand finds.  With a little Italian charm and a whole lot of Nadittude™, Nadia consults with her clients on their hair, makeup and wardrobe needs and produces budget conscious solutions using her “7 Style Sacraments™” guide book.

She is a fun-loving, uber fashionable, Italian “girl-next-door”, who knows a thing or two about style, and says it like it is!  People love to love her.  Her spontaneous, energetic and enthusiastic personality makes her the best friend everyone trusts and wants on their side!  Having been raised in both Italy and Vancouver, Nadia brings a European flair to her West Coast lifestyle.  Home is where her heart is and entertaining is her specialty.  She loves food, music, story-telling and traveling, and is drawn to anything which brings laughter, wisdom, balance and beauty into her life.

Recognized nationally and internationally, Nadia has provided her 20 years of expertise at countless local and destination weddings, high-profile celebrity events, hair shows, print publications, photo shoots, and fashion shows.  She founded of the Makeup Artistry Certificate Program at Vancouver Community College in 2006, is a member of the KMS North American Art Team and is a lead makeup and hair artist for the TED Conference.  Nadia produces a weekly makeover column in The Province and The Vancouver Sun Newspaper (Sunday’s in the Life Section) and is a beauty contributor on CTV Morning Live.

Nadia has been advising on beauty and fashion trends with features in countless publications including The Toronto Sun, Georgia Straight, Wedluxe Magazine and Perfect Wedding Magazine, to name a few.  Her TV appearances on the W Network, CBC’s Steven and Chris Show and CTV’s Marilyn Denis Show have garnered her much success as a respected beauty expert.

Makeover expert, Nadia Albano, is a regular newspaper columnist and beauty, fashion and lifestyle blogger who has 18 years of experience. Her passion, creatively, and experience successfully helps women define their personal style through hair, makeup and wardrobe styling. Her goal is to align her client’s image with their personal and professional goals, and to help women look like a million bucks for a fraction of the cost. Add a little NADITTUDE™ to your life; You’re going to love it!