Anika Seitu, founder of Bmore Glam Inc, is a freelance wig designer and hairstylist for film, theater, and print. The Baltimore native has been a licensed cosmetologist since 2001. In 2006 she became a member of IATSE ACT then later Local 798. Attending Depaul University in 2009 to continue her education in wig making, Anika specializes in wig, toupee, and facial hair construction; hair extensions; wig repairs and maintenance.
With an eye for color and a knack for design, her early career began as a stylist in salons throughout Baltimore City. After several years in the salon, Anika joined IATSE and seamlessly transitioned to new mediums: theater and film. She began touring nationally and internationally with various live theatrical productions including The Color Purple, Cats, Disney's My Fair Lady, the Sound of Music Asia, and Kinky Boots and has also worked on several films such as Wonder Woman 2, and Charm City Kings. Most recently Anika has expanded her resume to hair design, designing the lastest production of Amazing Grace for the Museum of the Bible in Washington DC, c0-designing and coordinating Candide for the Philadelphia Orchestra, as well as the Russian Opera, Demon, for the Bard Opera Festival.
For over 18 years, Anika has worked in various positions as a hairstylist with some of the most well-known artists and designers in the business. She mastered the daily schedules and demands of the fast-paced life on tour, provided essential support as an assistant, as well as navigated the challenges of a supervisor, devoted hours on sets to ensure the best shot, coordinated wig departments, all of which has allowed her intimate knowledge of each position. The experience acquired over the years has trained her to multitask with ease; taking an idea and developing it, working alone or collectively as a team to create a look. Ms. Seitu has successfully managed full hair departments while working confidently under the pressure of deadlines to produce a quality product within given budgets.
As a stylist Anika's passion is creating, constantly evolving and keeping an eye on what's new for the industry. Well versed in wig construction and maintenance, period styling, fantasy hair, numerous extension methods, and ethnic textures she is indeed a true asset to any production.