Jess Taras was born on August 18, 1988, in Los Angeles, California. Jess is a fine art model and vinyasa flow yoga teacher (E-RYT 500) who has become an Instagram sensation with her nude yoga photos. She has taught yoga at some of Los Angeles’s biggest studios, including Equinox and Y7 Studio.
She combines her yoga practice (which spans several continents, over more than a decade) with her experience in art modeling and modern dance to create an innovative, contemporary method of instruction. Her group classes and private lessons are appropriate for students of all levels.
Jess Taras received her first yoga teacher certification from Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health, went on to complete her master yoga teacher training with Sacred Lasya in Kerala, India, and is certified as a personal trainer through A.C.E.
She also happens to have the dopest playlists you bitches have ever heard.
She amassed more than 300,000 followers on her jesstaras Instagram account. After it was disabled, she went on to launch a new account under the username jess_taras and the account has earned over 4,000 followers.
Jess Taras is a certified personal trainer, nutrition coach, and creator of the “The Naked Gym” fitness program. She is also the founder of “The LYFE App,” a health and wellness app that provides users with personalized fitness and nutrition plans. Jess has been featured in various publications, including Shape, Women’s Health, and Men’s Health. She has also worked with major brands such as Nike, Adidas, and Under Armour. In addition to fitness, Jess is passionate about travel and frequently shares her experiences on social media.
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