Luana Coscia is one of Australia’s most exciting session stylists, known for her session styling with regular editorial work in the pages of premium fashion titles including Who, Oyster, Russh, Cleo, Cosmopolitan, Dolly, Karen and The Sunday Magazine. Luana’s willingness to take risks and die hard work ethic has made her a favourite with the industries best photographers including Steven Chee, Pierre Toussaint, Nic Hudson and Trevor King.
Luana is trusted with the most innovative advertising campaigns and look books including Ksubi, Tigerlily , Christopher Esber and Whittner Shoes and she thrives on the fast pace of live television and national media events. Most recently Luana directed the hair for Kylie Minogue’s special performance at Mardi Gras, played a strong role in the team for X Factor as well as directing the team for the global launch of Marquee Bar at Sydney’s Star Casino.
Based in Sydney, Luana is most at home backstage at Mercedes Benz Fashion or Melbourne Fashion Week Australia leading the Brad Ngata Hair Direction team. Over the past six years she’s been part of the schedule’s most anticipated events including Romance was Born, Ksubi, and Dion Lee as well as directing handful of shows at New Zealand Fashion Week.
Luana is motivated, creative and has a passion for hair, makeup and fashion, She loves what is beautiful, but with a twist, whether subtle or bold.
Featured in Standout Magazine's Top 50 Photographers of 2010
Winner of the James Frank Competition, 2008
Japan Photo of the Year winner, 1999