(biography, photos, videos) Elena Krygina
Elena Krygina: biography
Elena Krygina — Russian make-up artist, make-up specialist and video blogger. Her projects on the Internet gather an audience of millions of viewers and are popular. In addition to the blog, YouTube and Instagram, Krygina leads a column about cosmetics news in the magazine «Glamour».
Elena was born in 1987 in the Siberian city of Surgut. At the very tender age of the girl shown interest in make-up and repeatedly dragged her mother’s makeup bag to kindergarten. At school, she has skillfully painted lashes and eyeliner, which I had long and serious conversations with teachers.
Having matriculation, Krygina went to the city of your dreams in Saint Petersburg. There she became a student of the Baltic Academy of tourism and entrepreneurship, where I was to receive a speciality «public Relations». In parallel, the girl enrolled in professional make-up artists. And so interested in this art, dropping out of University and focused on the makeup.
Courses, it was considered a very creative student, but is too independent and individual. The teachers wanted the pupils repeated them in the pattern, and Elena every time he brought the make-up part of himself. In the end, the crust Krygina not received here. But was able to get a job in a store, where they were advertising a line of lipsticks «Shiseido».
But here, the creative potential of women has made itself felt finally bore fruit. Elena not only told attendees of a new lipstick. It is each interested woman enthusiastically doing free make-up. As a result of the company «Shiseido» Krygina invited for the post of official artist. Later Elena opened his own Studio called «MakeAp Art School», collaborated with the magazine «sobaka» and model Agency LMA, and led his column in the magazine «Glamour».
In 2012 Elena Krygina decided to learn a new platform for implementing their knowledge. On the Internet portal YouTube, she recorded his own video blog, which began to share with the girls their already extensive experience and knowledge in the field of make-up, makeup, and quality of care.
Gradually from this portal came a Corporation that consists of four projects: «Krygina Box», «Krygina Store», «Krygina Studio» and «Makeup2Makeup», each of which specializiruetsya some of his subjects. Elena had already gathered a close-knit and dedicated team of enthusiasts. You guys are all fans of the beauty industry.
By the way, in addition to vlogging, Krygina holds an annual celebration of beauty Beauty Day Krygina Moscow», which on the scale Russia does not have competitors. Also Elena has toured different cities of the country with seminars and master classes.
In 2013 Elena Krygina moved from St. Petersburg to Moscow, where she lives permanently. Her spare time she likes to spend active: skateboards along the promenade or doing yoga in the open air in Gorky Park.
The famous make-up artist is very interesting, but expensive hobby: a girl absorbed by the piloting. Elena received a special private pilot certificate and is able alone to make small flights. His love for aviation she showed, in particular, and with tattoos on her arm are emblazoned the badge of the SU-26.
Helena has a kind of principle: she finds his day began only after makeup. Up to this point all actions it considers frivolous. But another principle comes to her romantic relationship – the question on this subject Krygina categorically not correspond to any interviews or on their many social network pages.