Monica Prata is a Feminine Image Consultant for those who are transgender, transitioning or exploring gender fluidity.  Her services include instruction in feminine comportment, wardrobe styling, feminizing makeup and emotional coaching and support.



Monica is internationally recognized as a leader in femininity coaching and has worked with clients from all over the world. Originally from Chicago beginning her career as a Stylist and M.A.C Makeup Artist, she gained passion and momentum for working within the transgender community. Starting Nouveau She in 2008 as a resource of self-acceptance and empowerment. 


Shortly after she began her business, Monica was offered an opportunity to work for renowned surgeon, Doctor Ousterhout in San Francisco. Beneath his tutelage she expanded her understanding of the differences between male and female bone structures; learning that these slight variations create significant changes in everything from an altered physical appearance to significant differences in facial expression and body movement.  Through this she further developed her program, adding a comportment module for her clients who requested more intensive coaching. 



In 2014, Monica moved to NYC where she now offers sessions in her Greenwich Village studio five days a week.  She continues to travel often to work with clients and to present seminars at a number of transgender conferences throughout the U.S and Europe. Throughout her career she has assisted countless clients in their gender exploration, many of which have gone on to successfully transition.  She encourages all individuals to live authentically and to love the skin they’re in.