Bridal Hair Stylist and Makeup Services, Toronto, Vancouver
Toronto Beauty Specialists
Allyssa is a graduate of the complete program at Complections College of Make Up Art and Design in Toronto- ranking in the top three of her class. Prior to this certification Allyssa, who has a love and passion for art, has worked in the makeup industry, for private clients, bridal and fashion as well as worked for MAC Cosmetics. Since graduation, she has also worked for Shu Uemura while continuing her love for the bridal industry completing makeup and hair styling. Allyssa is passionate about the makeup industry as she believes that every woman deserves to look and feel their best. She believes that make up is a very personal expression therefore, she focuses on her client’s desires as well, she provides recommendations based on client wants and needs. Allyssa loves detail and will ensure that each of her client’s feel beautiful inside and out.
Georgia Colero is a professional Make-up Artist based out of Toronto. She has worked on many prominent Canadian events and shows such as ET Canada, The Canadian Screen Awards, the MMVA’s, TIFF, and Master Chef Canada. She has had the pleasure of working with International celebrities such as Lorde, Ellie Goulding and The Imagine Dragons to name a few. After graduating from Complections International Academy in 2011, Georgia honed her skills working as a freelance make-up artist on the pro-team for Lancome and has immersed herself in the beauty industry ever since. Georgia has worked in film, television, theatre, fashion, bridal and editorial. She specializes in beauty make-up, as well as special effects. Georgia is always up to date on the latest trends in make-up and will work with you to make sure you look and feel glamorous on your big day!
Melissa takes great pride in bringing her personal approach to enhancing the unique beauty of each client. She began her career 8 years ago as a graduate of Sheridan College’s Makeup Artistry Program and immediately landed a position as an artist for MAC Cosmetics. From there she quickly expanded her freelance career to many different facets of the industry. Melissa has worked as an artist for countless brides, runway fashion shows, television, photo-shoots, special occasions, corporate head-shots & advertising. Presently, she is also part of the Regional Makeup Artist Team for Laura Mercier, Bobbi Brown Cosmetics, and Burberry Beauty. In addition, Melissa proudly shares her talent & skills to the Look Good Feel Better workshops (for woman battling cancer) as a Volunteer Makeup Artist at Sunnybrook Hospital.
Gina Marie’s love of makeup began at a young age of 5 when she developed a passion for applying her mom’s red lipstick! She later discovered that not only was she great at applying her own makeup, but also had a talent for making others feel more confident with the power of makeup. Fast forward several years, Gina received her Masters in Science from the University of Toronto and began her career as an Occupational Therapist in mental health. With her passion for makeup artistry persisting through these years, she enrolled at the Canadian Beauty College to obtain her Certificate in Makeup Artistry. After graduating with honours, she was later awarded an entrance scholarship to advance into the Makeup Artist Diploma. While still attending the diploma program, she was one of the first students selected to join MAKE UP FOR EVER’s internship program and was hired on to their Freelance team shortly thereafter. Since then Gina Marie’s work has been featured in publications and she has also enjoyed working with many musical talents and performers in Toronto. Above all, Gina Marie’s favourite aspect of the makeup up world is making everyday women transform into their inner goddess through makeup. She is skilled in understanding what her clients want and makes sure they feel comfortable in the makeup they are in. One of her passions is helping people discover the masterpiece that is within each of them. Whether you are getting married or want to look fantastic in your next photo, Gina Marie will take great pride in helping you bring that masterpiece to life!
Justyna has been passionate about hair and makeup since she was a little girl. She believes that every woman is beautiful and she loves to accentuate that natural beauty. For the past couple of years Justyna has been creating flawless faces for Ontario brides, fashion, and commercial clients. Justyna is a gifted makeup artist renowned for her light handed and meticulous makeup application and her fresh, flawless and luminous “Victoria’s Secret” style. Justyna gained her initial qualifications studying at Glow Academy in Toronto, before refining her skills over assisting bridal makeup artists in UK and Spain. She specializes in bridal, glamour and fashion makeup. Justyna’s love for her craft and her reliable, punctual and easy-going nature ensure she is always on-time, and calm mannered in even the most high pressure situations.
Hannah’s love and passion for makeup has led her to pursue her dream as a career. Hannah is a “Makeup for Media and Creative Arts” Sheridan College graduate. She finds pride in making people feel their best. What’s unique about her approach is that she asks questions and listens first, as her client’s personal visions, needs and comfort are of the utmost priority. Hannah understand the demands of today’s HD cameras and is always up to date with the latest beauty trends and products, ensuring that everyone will look picture perfect on and off screen. Hannah believes looking fresh, radiant, classic and flawless is the ultimate goal for her clients’ experience. The client will feel beautiful in her own skin, guaranteeing she will still look like herself, but at her very best, on her big day.
Jessica has always been very passionate about the beauty industry. Intrigued by makeup at a young age, she decided to take this passion and make it into a career. After graduating from the Canadian Beauty College, Jessica immersed herself in the freelance industry while also working at MAC Cosmetics. She is extremely passionate about her work and strives to provide complete satisfaction with every makeup application. Her skills have been obtained and tested through a number of weddings, proms, special occasions, and photoshoots. Jessica’s experience in customer service contributes to her ability to effectively communicate with each client to ensure their specific needs are met which she believes is a crucial part in having every client leave happy and feeling beautiful!
Pree has always had a passion for makeup and a desire to use her creativity to enhance a person’s beauty. After completing Seneca Collage’s Makeup Artistry program, she diligently started building her portfolio and gaining experience in the beauty industry. Pree’s talent and ambition have allowed her to quickly excel at what she loves to do. Whether, it’s beauty, bridal, fashion or editorial, Pree strives to always provide her clients with a look that will impress. She possesses a dynamic personality and integrates her professional side with fun and creativity. She continues to cultivate and expand upon her own artistic sensibilities while keeping up with seasonal trends within the beauty and fashion industry. If you’re looking for a skilled artist who will ensure you leave her chair looking and feeling glamorous then Pree is the artist for you!
Dana has been an artist for as long as she can remember. Whether painting, singing or dancing, her life has been dominated by artistic pursuits. Fascinated by beauty and fashion, she moved from one artistic outlet to another and enrolled in the Complete Makeup Program at the illustrious Complections International Academy of Makeup Artistry. Although specializing in bridal makeup, she has worked on; Fashion Shows, Print, Theatre Productions, Television/Film and everything in between. In an industry that is constantly evolving, Dana’s artistic eye and ability to evoke beauty has ensured that she is always on top of the latest trends and comfortable executing the latest styles and techniques, while combining her signature style of a fresh and flawless approach Dana stays ahead of the curve.
Bianca fell in love with the wedding industry early on. With a love of makeup starting as a young dancer and with a background in design, it was easy for her to follow her passion. Bianca has been freelancing for over 4 years after completing her certificate with Canadian Beauty college. She is very passionate about all aspects of the industry and possesses a vast knowledge of up to date trends and styles. Whether it be experimenting with new products, or perfecting a new skill, she is always building upon her craft. She has recently completed a hair styling course to offer this popular service to her clients and couldn’t be more excited to use these new skills. She draws inspiration from the empowerment makeup has for herself and the women she has created for. Her many years of customer service experience have also allowed her to forge trusting relationships with clients to achieve the beautiful wedding day look they’ve always wanted. Her art and design background have also given her the tools to expand creatively and offer exciting, bolder looks to a wider selection of clients. Her number one goal as a makeup artist is to communicate and understand the clients vision, turning their dreams into reality.
Shannon’s versatility transcends all styles whether yours is modern and chic to traditional and classic. It brings her great joy helping woman of all ages to evoke their inner beauty and let their own personal style shine through with gorgeous, flawless hair.
Monique has worked for over a decade in two of Toronto’s most elite salons, giving her access to an extensive education with North America’s most established Redken and L’Oreal stylist in updos and blow-drys. Monique has had the pleasure to style celebrities such as Nina Dobrev for E-Talk’s “red carpet ready” interview, landing Nina on the cover of Toronto star. She has also styled singer Sarah Sleen and Victoria’s Secret model Petra Nemcova on several occasions. She has felt the rush of backstage working at Toronto Fashion Week as well as styling makeovers for Canadian Living magazine. Not only does Monique have passion for creating incredible, strong held, soft romantic looks, it is her attention to detail that drives her to carry out what the client dreams up.