Mina grew up in Vancouver, Canada, where she had a chance to encounter and experience a diversity of culture and humanity from an early age. It was from this unique cross cultural experience that gives her not only the extraordinary communication skills but also the ability to create a great sense of image which gains high international appreciation.

Mina completed her training at Glauca Rossi School of Makeup in London and soon after she started to work closely with the top brands of the cosmetic companies like M.A.C. and Body & Soul in Singapore where she was positioned as a makeup trainer of the company.

After returning to Tokyo, she began working on her own. Mina has acquired an impressive advertising client base that includes KOSE Cosmetics, POLA, Johnson&Johnson, Obaji, Lanvin, UNIQLO, Isentan, and Takashimaya. She also enjoys and gets inspired by working for world-renowned shows in Paris and Milan including Givenchy, Giorgio Armani, Fendi, Sonia Rykiel, and Commes de Garcon. 

Her career now extends into variety of fields of fashion industry, and she contributes her talent to various magazines, ad campaigns, shows, and celebrities