Born and raised in Los Angeles, Denika had an eye for makeup at an early age. Denika’s passion for beauty, glam, music and fashion paired with persistence and hard work, has made her an undeniable asset to the cosmetic industry.
With over a decade of experience, she has mastered the art of enhancing one’s natural beauty. Not only is Denika well known for her unique style and vivacious character but her modern techniques, fused with her 50's inspired style, leave her clients looking classic and unforgettable.
She has worked with photographers such as Patrick DeMarchelier, Rankin, Brian Bowen Smith, Ellen Von Unwerth and Eric Ray Davidson to name a few. Her work has been featured in magazines such as Glamour, InStyle, Teen Vogue, L'uomo Vogue, Cosmopolitan, ELLE and Rolling Stone.
Throughout her career, Denika has and continues to work with some of the biggest names in Hollywood, such as Hailey Bieber, Sarah Hyland, Halsey, Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus, Mariah Carey, Bella Hadid, and Kendall Jenner.