Meet the team
Waneska Valois - Photographer / Owner
Waneska Valois is a Brazilian photographer with 12 years experience (weddings, couples, families, kids and anything) who 4 years ago found Boudoir Photography and fell in love it changing the course of her life. She has empowered women all around the world, including Brazil, Spain, Portugal and Ireland where she is based.
She has a Degree in Social Communications with a focus in Marketing which brings a different perspective to her photography and way she connects with clients. She is quite excited about the challenge of taking over Secret Boudoir, a stabilised brand with the Edel Kelly in front of it for 8 years, but she is up for the challenge and will continue to empower women all over Ireland and the UK.
Taina - Make up Artist
Tainá Vasconcelos is an experienced Makeup Artist based in the lovely city of Dublin. Although she has a degree in Journalism, the love for makeup was bigger and she's been working as a makeup artist since 2012.
This included working in direct contact with amazing women in a well-branded cosmetic shop - called Boticario. Her background includes experience in photo shoots, social events and bridal make up. She has a passion for accentuating the natural beauty of us ladies and making them feel more beautiful and confident.
Lilian Nira - Marketing
Lilian is a Digital Marketing Specialist and has been working with Waneska Valois since 2016. She developed the website and supports the company in all marketing projects. Her biggest speciality is the love and dedication she has for the marketing trade and her continuous support for female entrepreneurs that rise the ranks of the modern business world. From her the inspiring words, " I believe in woman empowerment and I am honoured to be part of this fantastic empowering team".
The best thing was taking pictures with Waneska. Excellent professional and makes us very comfortable without being shy, and she is a person of love. For sure I will come back Thank you Waneska
Absolutely amazing experience!!! I literally felt like a goddess leaving Secret Boudoir this morning and would recommend it to everyone. The team there are so nice, approachable, professional and do everything to make you feel beautiful. The experience today made … Read More
Had an amazing experience, and I thought I was not photogenic, so I proud of my pic that I got a sneaky peak at!!! Ladies you are truly fantastic XXX
When I decided to do the female portrait to celebrate turning 40 years old I was a bit nervous but Waneska made me feel completely comfortable, I felt like a star. Waneska Valois explored my sexy female side, I loved … Read More
My experience was great and the photos are fab, I still can’t believe that it is me in the photos, I had a brilliant experience and would highly recommend it to anyone:)