I'm Dana Tate

I'm a St. Louis Missouri hairstylist, beauty expert with big dreams and a love for bringing out the sparkle & style in everyone through multiple cosmetic mediums including hair color, hand-tied extensions, and makeup.

I am your classic girly girl with a heart of gold, at least that's what people tell me. I am obsessed with Disney, sour gummy bears, and creating a life I am excited to live. 

Whether I help you look your best in your best in your daily life or on camera, I put my heart and soul into every look I create. 


I am not just a photographer

Hi, I’m Dana Tate! I am not just a personal branding head shot photographer, I am also a senior portrait photographer, a visual marketing expert, a mom, a seasoned stylist, an award winning makeup artist, as well as a pretty talented home chef if I do say so myself!

Bringing out the beauty in others is my jam, but I have never been able to stop there!!! I thrive on showing others their beauty, inside and out. By blending the skills of styling and photography, this lent itself perfectly to senior portrait photography, and I grew my brand from there.
Over the years I have developed my dream business. I not only work with seniors, I also blog about beauty tips and I help people grow their businesses the way I grew my own. We create cohesive branding images for corporate executives, network marketers, small business owners, social media boss babes, and entrepreneurs who want to authentically connect to their audience, up-level their confidence, and inspire trust by helping their customers see the real and relatable person behind their brand. Let’s connect so we can see how we can take your business to the next level!

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For inquiries related to production work, please email me at dana@thedanatate.com


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