THE RIQHT TIME
Once the right moment comes, you feel when to make the next step. That is what I always feel deep inside before a new challenge. Otherwise nothing can be achieved… And now it’s time for the IQ Beauté Magazine. After 20 years of many positive experiences in the field of beauty, magazines, television and fashion, and having at my side valuable partners, some of the best journalists, graphic designers, photographers, technicians and other specialists in this filed, the time has come for me to set a new goal. I want the IQ Beauté Magazine to become a successful and beloved beauty and fashion magazine for every woman but also every man who believes that beauty has intelligence!
Publisher | Beauty Director
Journalist, beauty editor, TV presenter, former model and tennis player…always passionate about beauty with minimal taste ever since she remembers herself.
She started her career as a professional photo model of big cosmetic companies in Milan in 1993 and at the same time she studied psychology at the School of Philosophy, at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Then, she studied journalism at the London School of Journalism in London, which she continued practising , as journalism was her childhood dream. Since 1996, she has worked at several TV channels, such as: ET-3, New Channel, Channel 5, Extra3 as a TV show hostess, and later, from 2001 until 2005 as an anchorwoman. From 1998 till now, she has been working as a beauty editor and a beauty director in big women’s and men’s magazines like: DIVA, MAXIM, Vita, JOLIE, PARENTS, L’OFFICIEL and L’OFFICIEL HOMMES. From 2000 until October 2007, she was a beauty editor of the successful Greek edition of the women’s magazine Vita by The Lambraki Press Group. In 2006, she released her book titled “Beauty Code”, published by the Hellenic Grammata Editions, which is the first book about beauty released in Greece by a professional beauty editor receiving huge success. In November 2007, she assumed the position of GROUP BEAUTY DIRECTOR in L’OFFICIEL, L’OFFICIEL HOMMES, JOLIE and PARENTS magazines and ESPRESSO newspaper of the former company Daily Press Magazines until the end of 2012. It was an extremely demanding as well as rewarding position that offered her a great deal of experience in the field of beauty and creative opportunities with highly appreciated collaborations. From 2014 and until April 2015 she assumed again the position of Beauty Director of the magazines L’OFFICIEL and L’OFFICIEL HOMMES at a different publishing company.
Since May 2011 she has been updating her own blog of beauty, www.beautyco-co.com , where a cat-beauty editor is starring. Moreover, Mania has made a guest appearance as a reporter in popular TV shows (such as 5 minutes to in Mega Channel ) and since 2013 she has appeared as a beauty expert guest in famous morning and evening TV shows in ALPHA, ANTENNA and MEGA Channels talking always about beauty and having an exclusive partnership with L’OREAL PARIS.
She was born in Athens where she lives while she travels very often around the world, but mainly to her much beloved Paris which ceaselessly and invariably inspires her.