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NIYA: Unfiltered

NIYA: Unfiltered

By NIYA BEAUTY APP
The NIYA Beauty App provides virtual one-on-one sessions with experienced makeup artists in the palm of your hand. Our mission is to give our users the tools, education and encouragement they need for enhancing their natural beauty.
Our new series, NIYA: Unfiltered is our chance to showcase the movers and shakers of the beauty and fashion industries, take you behind-the-scenes, and dive deeper into the lives of some of the most influential people in the industry. You’ll get a glimpse into how these pioneers define beauty by their own standards in an ever-changing world.
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Influencer 101: Balancing your 9-5, Working with Brands & How to Get Started in a Saturated Industry with our Director of Operations, Mikayla
Introducing our very own NIYA Beauty Director of Operations, Mikayla Rogers! She discusses her journey on social media, how she got into the tech industry & her advice for smaller creators on this week's episode!  Follow us on Instagram & TikTok for more beauty content! www.instagram.com/niyabeautyapp www.tiktok.com/@niyabeautyapp Thanks for tuning in!
38:11
May 16, 2022
Tips for the Aspiring Makeup Artist & an Inside Look at the Beauty Industry ft. Celeste Duquesne, Celebrity MUA & NIYA Beauty Director
Our Beauty Director, Celeste Duquesne, joins us on Episode 2 & we're talking about how to get started in the beauty industry, Celeste's journey as a international celebrity makeup artist & faking it til you make it.  Follow us on Instagram & TikTok for more beauty content! www.instagram.com/niyabeautyapp www.tiktok.com/@niyabeautyapp Thanks for tuning in!
27:24
May 09, 2022
Beauty Industry Tea: Brandon Truaxe & The Ordinary
Welcome back to Season 3 of NIYA: Unfiltered! Join our CEO & Founder, Thya & Director of Operations, Mikayla as they uncover the tragic story of Brandon Truaxe, founder of Deciem & The Ordinary.  Follow us on Instagram & TikTok for more beauty content!  www.instagram.com/niyabeautyapp www.tiktok.com/@niyabeautyapp Thanks for tuning in!
36:01
May 02, 2022
The Art of Gifting with GiftMeChic CEO & Founder, Elisabeth Jones-Hennessy ⁠
Please welcome Elisabeth Jones-Hennessy on our next episode of NIYA: Unfiltered! We're discussing how Elisabeth utilized her expertise as a buyer to create GiftMeChic and become the queen of gifting!⁠ Elisabeth started her career as a buyer for Saks Fifth Avenue before becoming the CEO of By Kilian Fragrances US. In 2019, she founded @giftmechic, a platform that offers guidance and curated products to give the perfect gift!⁠ 🎁 ⁠  Join Thya and Elisabeth as they discuss her career, entrepreneurship & gifting do’s and don'ts (just in time for Christmas🎄)! Check out GiftMeChic at www.giftmechic.com Watch the full episode on Youtube: https://youtu.be/hWRIhi1cpc8 Follow us on Instagram for more beauty content! www.instagram.com/niyabeautyapp Thanks for tuning in!
51:44
December 15, 2021
SPF! Fillers! Botox! Oh My! Board Certified Dermatologist, Dr. Nidhi Singh Tandon, M.D. Breaks Down Popular Procedures for Anti-Aging & Shows Us Her Personal Skincare Routine
Dr. Singh answers all your burning questions about cosmetic procedures, anti-aging and treating skin conditions! Please welcome our next guest, Dr. Nidhi Singh Tandon, M.D., Board Certified Dermatologist, skincare expert and Founder of The Skin Art Clinic. In this episode,⁠ Dr. Singh & our CEO, Thya discuss the importance of a skincare routine, the misconception around certain cosmetic procedures & their own experience trying them.   Catch the full video version of Episode 5 on Youtube! https://youtu.be/hReQqdNTweg Follow us on Instagram for more beauty content! www.instagram.com/niyabeautyapp  Thanks for tuning in!
47:20
December 01, 2021
Are Beauty Brands Finally Catering to Women Over 40? ft. Kim Wyatt
Please welcome Kim Wyatt, TV presenter and contributing writer for Harper's Bazaar Qatar, on Episode 4!⁠ Kim & our CEO, Thya take us on a walk down memory lane, breaking down the struggle of internet makeup trends & applying them to their own routines, & addressing the age gap in beauty marketing on our next episode of NIYA: Unfiltered.⁠ Watch the full video version (and blooper reel) of Episode 4 on Youtube! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCr64s2vAsGy21T-wrkhqPjA Follow us on Instagram for more beauty content! www.instagram.com/niyabeautyapp Thanks for tuning in!
01:00:28
November 17, 2021
Tips for Aspiring Artists ft. Blanda Eggenschwiler
Please welcome our next NIYA: Unfiltered guest, @blahblahblanda! Join Blanda Eggenschwiler, a Swiss-born contemporary artist, and our CEO, Thya, as they talk what life is like as an artist, discovering passions & all things clean beauty.⁠   Catch the full video version on our Youtube channel! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCr64s2vAsGy21T-wrkhqPjA Follow us on Instagram for more beauty content! www.instagram.com/niyabeautyapp Thanks for tuning in!
32:40
November 03, 2021
How To Transform Your Skin With Korean Beauty ft. Brian Park, Founder of O.R.G. Skincare
Please welcome Brian Park, CEO & Founder of O.R.G. Skincare, an indie K-Beauty skincare line! ⁠ Join Brian, our CEO, Thya, and our beauty director, Celeste as they discuss how starting a skincare brand, navigating through the beauty industry as a man, and what to expect in the future from O.R.G. Skincare!⁠ Catch the full video version on our Youtube channel to see Thya apply the Mineral Peel Face mask, step-by-step! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCr64s2vAsGy21T-wrkhqPjA
27:12
October 20, 2021
How to Start a Beauty Brand in 2021 with Ashley Kennedy
Welcome back to NU Season 2! We're kicking off the season with special guest Ashley Kennedy, co-founder & CEO of Ashley Kennedy Lashes.  Join Ashley, our CEO, Thya, and our beauty director, Celeste as they discuss the journey to launching the Ashley Kennedy lash brand, working with her fiancé, and the technology behind it all. Catch the full video version on our Youtube channel to see Thya apply these lashes step-by-step! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCr64s2vAsGy21T-wrkhqPjA
25:55
October 06, 2021
The Pioneer Behind the 'JLo Glow' with Scott Barnes
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! We're ending Season 1 with a bang! Please welcome our next guest, the incredibly talented celebrity Makeup Artist, Scott Barnes (@scottbarnescosmetics on Instagram) on Episode 12! Scott has created some of the most iconic looks in the industry, including the "JLo Glow", viral Kim K baking/contouring techniques & more! Join Scott & our CEO, Thya as they discuss the journey to stardom, behind-the-scenes secrets, product development, and the key to being an irreplaceable part of a glam team!
01:00:37
June 01, 2021
Navigating the Beauty Industry with Bouba
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! Please welcome our next guest, Bouba (@bouba on Instagram) on Episode 11!  Join Bouba & our CEO, Thya as they discuss his journey as a celebrity MUA, favorite techniques and how to be a successful makeup artist in the industry!
41:49
May 18, 2021
Tips from a Celebrity Makeup Artist with Yara Succar
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! Please welcome our next guest, Yara Succar (@yara_succar) on Episode 10!   Yara is a celebrity makeup artist out of Lebanon, where she trained under our last Unfiltered guest at the Samer Khouzami Academy. We loved getting her take on different tips & techniques for a full glam beat!   Join Yara & our CEO, Thya, as they discuss favorite products, makeup tips & beauty in the Middle East!  ⁠ Watch the full version & podcast on Youtube, Apple, Spotify, and all streaming platforms! https://anchor.fm/niya-beauty-appSpotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/6CN3vAAFB43HfuUiAfeQOzApple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/niya-unfiltered/id1541697557Google Podcasts: https://www.google.com/podcasts?feed=aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy80MDA5OTM3OC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw== Thanks for tuning in!
20:24
May 04, 2021
Building a Beauty Empire with Samer Khouzami
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! Please welcome our next guest, Samer Khouzami (@samerkhouzami) on Episode 9! Samer is the definition of an entrepreneur - he is the Founder & CEO of @samerkhouzamicosmetics⁠, and built his brand from the ground up as a self-taught makeup artist. Join Samer & our CEO, Thya, as they discuss building a beauty empire, following your dreams & much more! ⁠Watch the full version & podcast on Youtube, Apple, Spotify, and all streaming platforms! You can stay up-to-date with Samer & his brand on Instagram at @samerkhouzamicosmetics Thanks for tuning in!
29:39
April 20, 2021
'What it Takes' with Amber Talarico
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! Please welcome our next guest, Amber Talarico (@whatittakes_mua) on Episode 8! Amber is a men's groomer, makeup artist, podcaster and founder of "What it Takes MUA" based in Los Angeles, CA.⁠ Join our NIYA Pro recruiter, Amber & our CEO, Thya, as they take you behind-the-scenes of the beauty industry - showing you how to market yourself & how to elevate your career as a working makeup artist! ⁠Watch the full version & podcast on Youtube, Apple, Spotify, and all streaming platforms! You can stay up-to-date with Amber on Instagram at @whatittakes_mua Thanks for tuning in!
54:42
April 06, 2021
Life After Lockdown with Markus Molinari
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered!  Please welcome our next guest, Markus Molinari (@markusmolinari) on Episode 7!   Markus is a stylist, jewelry designer, restaurant owner and human rights activist based out of Los Angeles, California.⁠   Join Markus & our CEO, Thya, as they discuss self-discovery, adjusting to life in lockdown, expressing creativity & activism!    You can stay up-to-date with Markus on Instagram at @markusmolinari  Thanks for tuning in!
45:54
March 17, 2021
Breaking Stereotypes, Beauty Routines & Broadway with Ana Villafañe
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! Please welcome our next guest, Ana Villafañe (@anavillafaneofficial) on Episode 6! Ana Villafañe is an actress and singer, best known for her role in the Broadway musical 'On Your Feet'! Ana was named one of the New York Times' "30 Under 30" and has been honored for trailblazing Latinx representation in entertainment.⁠ Join Ana & our CEO, Thya, as they discuss her beauty routine, behind the scenes of Broadway, her journey as an actress, and much more! We are so excited for this episode!⁠ You can stay up-to-date with Ana on Instagram at @anavillafaneofficial Thanks for tuning in!
46:55
March 03, 2021
INNER BEAUTY & FEEDING YOUR SOUL with Mirtha Michelle
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! Please welcome our next guest, Mirtha Michelle (@mirthamichelle) on Episode 5!   Mirtha Michelle is a poet, author, actress, and founder of female-empowered creative brand titled MMCM Creative. Some of her films include Señorita Justice, This Christmas, and Fast & Furious.⁠  Join Mirtha & our CEO, Thya as they discuss inner beauty, feeding your soul, & personal growth!   You can stay up-to-date with Mirtha on Instagram at @mirthamichelle   Thanks for tuning in!
41:04
February 17, 2021
Pizza Girl, Relationships & Managing Major Life Changes with Caroline D'Amore
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! Please welcome our next guest, Caroline (@carolinedamore) on Episode 4! Join Caroline & our CEO, Thya as they discuss entrepreneurship, being a mom, and more!⁠ Catch the full version & podcast on Apple, Spotify and all streaming platforms! You can stay up-to-date with Caroline on Instagram @carolinedamore Thanks for tuning in!
44:48
February 03, 2021
SELF-DISCOVERY, BEAUTY & LIFE IN QUARANTINE with Isabel Tan (@prettyfrowns)
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! Please welcome our next guest, Isabel (@prettyfrowns) on Episode 3! Join Isabel & our CEO, Thya as they discuss self-discovery, beauty, and life in quarantine! Catch the full version & podcast on Apple, Spotify and all streaming platforms! You can stay up-to-date with Isabel on Instagram @prettyfrowns and follow her blog at https://www.prettyfrowns.com/ Thanks for tuning in!
37:44
January 20, 2021
"MOMTREPRENEURSHIP", SELF-CARE & ACTIVISM with Diana Madison
Welcome back to our series, NIYA: Unfiltered! We’re kicking off the year with our next guest, @dianamadison on Episode 2! 🤍   Join Diana & our CEO, Thya as they discuss juggling motherhood and entrepreneurship, activism & life during COVID.    Catch the full version & podcast on Apple, Spotify and all streaming platforms! You can stay up-to-date with Diana on Instagram @dianamadison and follow her skincare brand at @dianamadisonbeauty.  Thanks for tuning in!
46:31
January 06, 2021
INFLUENCING, STAYING CREATIVE IN QUARANTINE & REDEFINING BEAUTY with Yanin Namasonthi
It's finally here! Our new series, NIYA: UNFILTERED has finally dropped and we were lucky enough to have Yanin Namasonthi from @idressmyselff as our first guest🎙⁠ ⁠Join Yanin & our CEO, Thya as they discuss redefining beauty, finding creativity during quarantine, influencing, and more! Catch the full version & podcast on Youtube, Apple, Spotify and all streaming platforms! Go take a listen and let us know your favorite part! You can stay up-to-date with Yanin on Instagram @idressmyselff and follow her blog at https://www.idressmyselff.com/ Thanks for tuning in!
41:54
December 02, 2020
Introducing NIYA: UNFILTERED
Join our host - CEO & Founder, Thya Sanders as she interviews the tastemakers and pioneers of the beauty and fashion industries and redefines the definition of beauty in our ever-changing world. NIYA: UNFILTERED debuts Wednesday, November 25th. Make sure to mark your calendars, follow us on Spotify & subscribe on Apple Podcasts!
00:23
November 14, 2020