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Yana Bovenistier10 Yana Bovenistier Smolders for Hicham Riad in Elle Belgium October 2013

Strike a PoseYana Bovenistier has such a presence in Hicham Riad’s photographs for Elle Belgium this month, it’s easy to see why she made the cover. This is the second time she’s been Elle Belgium’s cover girl in as many months. This time around, stylist Carolien Swinnen dressed Yana in head-turning seasonal apparel from big name designers including Dries van Noten, Damir Doma, and Prada. Her look is completed with a casually tousled do and elegant makeup that makes the most of her exotic features, both courtesy of Sofie van Bouwel.

HichamRiad 04 Hicham Riad Shoots Yana & Chavelli for Elle Belgium’s September 2013 Issue

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun – Fresh-faced model Yana Bovenistier appears on the cover of the September edition of Elle Belgium. The raven-haired beauty is joined in the pages of the Belgian fashion bible by Chavelli Inghels. Hicham Riad captured the gorgeous twosome enjoying a girls’ day out in bright ensembles selected by stylist Carolien Swinnen. Sofia van Bouwel took charge of hair and makeup for this playful fall fashion feature.

luisa bianchin Luisa Bianchin by Hicham Riad for Elle Belgium March 2012

The New PrepLuisa Bianchin shows off her preppy side in the March cover shoot of Elle Belgium, photographed by Hicham Riad. Wearing a wardrobe of youthfully chic ensembles from the likes of Prada, Miu Miu and Lanvin selected by Anne Rabeux; Luisa wows in the vibrant studio images. Smokey eyes by Eny Whitehead and tousled locks by Jean-Luc Amarin complete the carefree look.

ashley smith Ashley Smith by Hicham Riad for <em>Elle Belgium</em> December 2011

Jewel Rock – The December issue of Elle Belgium enlists cover girl Ashley Smith for a story of opulent jewelry in Hicham Riad’s dynamic studio images. Outfitted by Anne Rabeux, the blonde bombshell shows off a sparkling personality in black designs from the likes of Givenchy, Jean Paul Gaultier, Gucci and Paul Ka. Red lips by makeup artist Eny Whitehead and tousled locks by hair stylist Patrice Delaroche give Ashley a rock and roll flair.