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Elika Hilata is an international makeup artist based in New York.

Originally from Ibaraki Japan, Elika worked for 6 years in Tokyo as a makeup artist. She discovered her passion for the New York fashion industry, and decided to uproot and move to New York in March 2019 to follow her passion. 

Elika's work has been featured in various publications and magazines such as V magazine, Office magazine, ELLE japan, amongst many others. 

In September 2021 and February 2022, she worked as lead makeup artist for MET exhibited brand, Dauphinette's NYFW presentation.

She is also known for experienced back stage makeup artist for fashion week around the world. 

Elika had trained while working as valued member of several different makeup artist's team; such leading artists include Diane Kendal, Mark Carrasquillo, Fulvia Farolfi, and Dick Page, and Hiromi Ueda.

Elika's past client list includes the following leading brands: Ralph Lauren, J crew,

 Woorich, Laura Mercier, BMW, TOYOTA,CASIO and Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art for Dali Exhibition.






2014年に帰国後、Tatsu Yamanaka, Ayami Nishimuraのアシスタントを努めながら自身の活動も並行して行う。


2017年よりNYと東京を行き来しながらフリーランスメイクアップアーティストとして働く。UNIQLO,BMW,CASIO などの大手企業の広告のメイクを務める。

2019年 3月 O1ビザを取得後に渡米、NYに移住、拠点を移す。


ELLE magazine、V magazineなどの有名雑誌でのメイクの他、コスメブランドLaura Mercier のアーティストチームとして、フリーランス契約の元3年以上働き続けている。


2021年9月と2022年2月のニューヨーク・コレクションではブランドDauphinette のプレゼンテーションのメイクチームのリーダーを務める。


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