Valissa Yoe is a New York based Hair & Makeup artist and Men’s Groomer.
After graduating from FIT with a degree in Fashion Design, she cut her teeth in the fashion world working with Stevie Wonder’s wife, Kai Milla and Mishka before going solo in 2007 as a fashion stylist. Embracing her passion for oil painting, photography and sculpting growing up, Valissa began to harness her creative energy into hair/makeup and men’s grooming in 2010 for clients such as MTV, GOOGLE, BLOOMINGDALES, TOPSHOP, SONY, CBS and NIKE.
Valissa appeared on-camera for Glamour Magazine’s web series, “Dress to Kill”. She can also be found lecturing at FIT. Valissa has been a brand ambassador for Perrier, Ardency Inn and Sol Republic.
Valissa is a respected figure in the music world as a local and international DJ playing at the hottest events and venues in New York, Miami, London, Berlin, and Paris. She has played in support of heavyweights such as DRAKE, JOHN LEGEND, CHARLIE XIX, A-TRAK and Q-TIP. She has djed for MAC COSMETICS, OLE HENRIKSEN, SAKS 5TH AVE, GQ, GOTHAM, NYLON, REFINERY 29, NETFLIX, MOMA, TOPSHOP, THE BLONDS, TED BAKER, THIERY LASRY, SOL REPUBLIC, DIESEL, GREY GOOSE, PERRIER, CHROMAT, MELISSA SHOES, ROCKEFELLER CENTER, SOHO HOUSE, OUTPUT, SKETCH LONDON, and LE BAIN.
NIKE, KITH, PUMA, Highsnobiety, Sony Music, MANDEE, NYPD, Cutler, Modells, NFL, USA Today, Kmart, Zappos
CBS, Samsung, Google, GOYA, Triumph, Johnson & Johnson, HSN, NYPD, Fidelity, Hornitos Tequila, Cottonelle, Nickelodeon, Sony Games, Canon, Prudential, Comedy Central, McCann Erickson, Popeye’s, TNT Network, Toys’R’Us, Just Dance, A&E, Rogaine, The Limited, Assembly New York, Tiffany and Co, Bloomingdale’s, Casio, MNBA
Glamour, L’Officiel Paris, Bullett, VICE, Money, Complex, OUT, Steve Madden, American Airlines, FHM UK, The VIllage Voice, Playboy Magazine, Ladygunn, LOOK UK, Muscle & Fitness, Inked, Food & Wine, Advocate, New York Observer, Popular Science, Seventeen, The New Yorker, Bloomberg, The Source, Status, WWE, Emmy, Nylon
Topshop, Sol Republic, Converse, Rockefeller Center, Isaac Mizrahi, Old Navy, Diesel, Rockport, Via Spiga, Perrier, Moussy, KMS
Usher, David Guetta, Elijah Wood, Ethan Hawke, Chevy Chase, Jared Harris, 50 Cent, Fred Armisen, Carrie Brownstein, Alessandra Ambrosio, Andy Cohen, Tyson Beckford, Catherine Malandrino, Backstreet Boys, Tim Cahill, Chris Glover, Ted Ligety, John Slattery
MTV, MTV UK, VH1,Today Show, Good Morning America, David Letterman, WWE, Sesame Street