Jess Taras

Jess Taras was born on 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 to 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.