Mel Mah was born and raised in Richmond Hill, Canada, and she started dancing when she was 5 years old. Mel competed on So You Think You Can Dance Canada (Season 2), and she made it into the top 6. She moved to LA shortly after that, and she experienced much success as a professional dancer. Mel has worked for top artists such as Justin Bieber, Britney Spears, Katy Perry, Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Becky G, and Nicki Minaj, and she has performed on America’s Got Talent, Dancing With The Stars, X Factor, and Glee. Her number one dance dream came true in 2015 when she was chosen as one of Janet Jackson’s Unbreakable world tour dancers. Mel has found a deep love for practicing and teaching yoga as well, and she has her 250-hour Vinyasa yoga teaching certification. She is passionate about guiding others through a calming yet challenging and invigorating meditative practice, and she truly believes in the transformative power of yoga. Mel is currently pursuing a career in film making, and she is also the co-founder of YOU GOT THIS, GIRL!

Check out Mel's incredible girls empowerment workshop that uses dance and yoga to teach females how to go after their dreams:

Description of Mel's Class: POWER YOGA is a full workout for your mind, body, and spirit. It's a challenging physical practice that inspires you to find inner strength through movement and breath meditation. You’ll be guided through a series of yoga postures that are accompanied by music, and these postures properly distribute blood flow and energy within the body. There’s no doubt that this class will leave you feeling inspired, cleansed, and invigorated. 

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