Shamina started in this life with illustrating as a child up to the time she have gone to school at High School of Fashion Industries in New York City. While in school she because interested in nails by doing her own, friends and family. Shamina went into doing nails as a way to make money as she had planned to study as a fashion designer at Pratt in Brooklyn. Her love for the nail of nails grew and she never went back.
Shamina grew a loyal following for over two decades. Shamina did a variety of nail work involving the simple, clean groomed French manicure to the wild, bold Avant-Garde, matching the wearer's personality. Shamina's work appears in numerous trade hair magazines and other editorials from the early ninties until present time. To do manicuring before the camera is magical in how Shamina likes to create the story and make it come out off the pages. The motto Shamina goes by is "Nails are just the icing on the vision!" Shamina is stretching her talents with other professionals to create more beautiful stories. With her fashion background and her personal love for its history, Shamina can be a true asset to any company who'll want to use her to put forward their vision, making it come to life.
Gian Andrea di Stefano, Kristiina Wilson, Rick Day, Elizabeth Waugh, Pieter Henket, Micheal Schwartz, Rames Xelhuantzi, Tanya Kechichian, Alex Covo, Luqman, Helena Palazzi, Steven Gomillion & Dennis Leupold, Enrique Vega, Victor Noble, Jeff Licata, Eric Hason, Milkman Studios, Hans Neumann, Nico, Karen Cooper, Marc Baptistie,
ZooZoom, Florida International, Modern Jeweler, Zink, Fantastic Magazine, Blink Magazine, Prim Magazine, Genlux, xLabel Productions(video magazine), New York Moves, German Gala, German Cosmopolitan, Velour, Ebony, Harper Bazaar Spain
Tori Burch, Narcisco Rodriguez, Rodarte, Badgely Mischka for New York Fashion Week Fall 2011
Tori Burch, DKNY, Zac Posen, Carolina Herrera, DKNY AMEX for New York Fashion Week Spring 2012
Daphney Guiness, Vera Wang, Jad Ghandour, Angel Sanchez for New York Fashion Week Fall 2012
Marchesa, Elle Fashion Next, Narcisco Rodriguez, Diane Von Furstenberg, 3.1 Philip Lim, Herve Leger by Max Azria, Charo Ralph Rucci for New York Fashion Week Spring 2013
Richard Numeroff from Pipeline Production
Jessica Simpson, Nicole Richie, Blake Lively, Ellie Kemper, Melissa McCarthy & Wendi McLendon-Covey, Annette Bering, LA Reid, Beyonce Knowles, Tina Knowles, Solange Knowles, Glenn Close, Beverly Johnson, Anansa Sims, Justine Simmons, Jordin Sparks, Carmen Ejogo, Tika Sumpter , Mike Epps, Derek Luke
Macy's, Tom Ford, Adore, Grey Healthcare Group