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Are you a hairstylist and/or makeup artist with a flair for all things “fancy”? We are always looking for talented artists to add to our team. If you are interested, send an email to tiffany@fancyface.ca with your resume, portfolio, headshot and a bit about yourself! 

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Toronto Beauty Specialists

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Owner & Creative Director

Brittany
 
Brittany Gray is one of the top Makeup Artists & Beauty Experts in Canada. She has spent over a decade now perfecting her skills on each and every skin tone & type and most recently she has been named the official Bridal Beauty Expert for Kleinfeld Canada and Hudson’s Bay Company. Being a celebrity makeup artist, beauty expert and an actress/singer herself performing in TV/Film productions like the Oscar Award Winning movie ‘Chicago'(Miramax), ‘Deal Or No Deal Canada'(Global), ‘Lost Girl'(Showcase), ‘Dan For Mayor'(CTV), ‘InSecurity'(CBC), ‘Aaron Stone'(Disney) & ‘Amelia'(Avalon Pictures) to name a few, her advice and guidance in the world of beauty has been scouted by thousands of women and counting. Since she was a small child, she grew up on film sets sitting in the makeup chair and learned all the tips and tricks to look like a star. Brittany is also a sought after beauty expert sharing her knowledge on national TV programs like ‘The Social’ CTV & ‘Cityline’ on CITY. She is a regular beauty contributor writing monthly articles for ‘Niche Magazine’ as well! As a Complections International graduate and business woman, she now shares her knowledge and skills with all of her clientele and provides them with a way to stand out from the crowd. As well as working with clientele, she utilizes her makeup artist skill sets in every area of the industry. Most notably, her work has been seen on ‘So You Think You Can Dance Canada’ on CTV, Much Music, ‘Risky Business’ on Slice TV, ‘Battle Of The Blades’ and whether you are a bride-to-be, performer, celebrity, film producer, photographer or just a women in need of looking fabulous, Brittany Gray is the artist you need to make it happen. www.brittanygray.com
 
 

Tiffany

General Manager/Customer Relations

Tiffany
 
Tiffany is a graduate from the Fashion Communications program at Ryerson University. She has a passion for all things fashion and beauty, with a diverse range of public relations experience in these industries and more. As an early adopter of the digital revolution and new media channels, she has managed major multimedia outreach campaigns for various clients. Tiffany’s creative and strategic approaches are focused on expanding Fancy Face Inc.’s brand through online social networks, as well as managing all aspects of customer relations and operations for the company. 
 

 

Makeup Artists/Hairstylists

Brittany L

Makeup Artist/Hairstylist

Brittany L

Brittany has been working in the industry as a freelance makeup artist for the past ten years. She graduated from Complections International Academy specializing in bridal, fashion, television and film. She has honed her skills over the years working in numerous fashion shows, photoshoots and weddings. Although she loves all aspects of the industry, she is truly passionate about bridal. Helping women feel beautiful and glamorous on the most important day of their lives is an honour for Brittany and sharing that experience with her clients is extremely rewarding! She believes that focusing on enhancing their best features and most importantly, listening to her clients to achieve the look that they desire, is the key to being a successful makeup artist. Her eye for detail and love for what she does really shows in her work. Brittany is an innovative artist with the creativity and skill to make anything possible. Whether its for your big day, photoshoots or any special event, Brittany is the artist to help you look and feel radiant!


Tahlia

Makeup Artist

Tahlia

Tahlia got her start in makeup early on, while backstage during her years as a dancer. As any young girl, she always found it fascinating to look at all the pretty makeup that the older dancers had! She soon developed an interest in the beauty industry and enrolled in the Cosmetics Techniques and Management Program at Seneca College. Shortly before graduating, she contacted a dance friend and budding business owner: Brittany Gray at Fancy Face Inc. With the offer of being any help that she could, Tahlia soon became one of the first few Fancy Face Inc. team members. Graduating with top marks in her class and making excellent connections ensured Tahlia yet another industry job as one of the artists for the Canadian Makeup brand Lise Watier. After learning as much as she could, Tahlia decided it was time to test her skills even more and join MAC Cosmetics. This gave Tahlia the courage to start to work solely as a Makeup Artist. She found that work came easy to her and she tried her hand at various projects from short films to Special Effects projects to fashion and bridal shoots and industry headshots. Loving every minute of getting to know a future bride and being a part of such a special day really encourages Tahlia to give her best to every special client that she meets.


Angela X

Makeup Artist/Hairstylist

Angela X

Angela has always had a passion for the Beauty Industry. She developed a fascination with the Art at an early age, and enjoyed witnessing the effect that an application can have on a client’s self-esteem and confidence. She was, without a doubt, hooked and decided to take this passion and make it her career! Since graduating with High Honours from the Cosmetic Techniques and Management Program at Sheridan, Angela has been able to create a distinct aesthetic that is unique and original. She began sharpening her skills working in retail makeup stores shortly after graduating. It was during her employment with Sephora when her interest in industry renowned and luxury brands expanded. During the few years she spent in retail, she networked with top Artists and Photographers in Bridal, Fashion, and TV/Film. She had the pleasure of learning the tricks of the trade from them, perfecting her skills along the way. Having had numerous opportunities to showcase her work, Angela is quickly making a name for herself within the industry. Her impeccable accuracy and ability to think outside of the box is admired by everyone she has worked with.


Presley

Makeup Artist/Hairstylist

Presley

Presley has had a spark for creativity ever since she was young. After being the head makeup artist and designer for a number of theatre productions within the GTA, she wanted to expand her knowledge, skills and techniques. After graduating from two of Sheridan College’s well-known programs (Cosmetic Techniques as well as Special Effects Makeup) she has been able to network with professionals, consistently add to her book and build her clientele.While working alongside key makeup artists for Judy INC, Presley has developed a strong eye for detail and has been able to hone and perfect her skills and techniques. Presley has been onset for a number of short films, and has recently become a regular makeup artist for Fenian Films INC. Some of her work has been featured in the style section for Ebay Canada, on the cover of Veux Magazine and has won an award in Applied Arts Magazine. Presley’s ability to create, teach and inspire women from all over the world has made her a versatile, confident and sought after makeup artist.


Makeup Artist

Lily

Lily’s love of makeup and beauty began at a very young age as a result of always being on stage. Several years of wearing red lipstick and electric blue eyeshadow, she developed and perfected several techniques that allowed her to become the key makeup artists for her dance company which performed throughout the GTA as well as internationally. She continued to work as a freelance makeup artist specializing in Bridal, Event, and Film/Television makeup for over six years. After graduating from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Arts Management, she enrolled into the Canadian Beauty College to obtain her Makeup Artist Diploma. Her dedication and passion for the beauty industry was shown through her work and was asked to become one of the makeup instructors for the head office location following her graduation. Through her experiences she is constantly learning and grateful for every opportunity, including showcasing her work at the International Makeup Artist Tradeshow, Canadian Bridal Shows and training with Dany Sanz the creator of Make Up For Ever as well as international trainer; David Arbid. She truly loves being a makeup artist and being able to enhance every client, making them feel truly beautiful and special on their big day.


Allyssa

Makeup Artist/Hairstylist

Allyssa

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

Makeup Artist

Georgia

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 D

Makeup Artist

Melissa D

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

Makeup Artist

Gina Marie

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!


Christina

Makeup Artist/Hairstylist

Christina

Christina is a New York native who has been in the beauty industry for over 7 years working with both hair and makeup. She has traveled all over the East Coast working with cosmetic companies such as NARS and Bobbi Brown as a Regional Makeup Artist. She has also recently worked with the cast of ‘E! Network’s’ Total Divas during their first season. Although Christina has been in the industry for many years, she continues to take classes to further her knowledge in both hair and makeup. As the beauty industry is consistently changing, Christina feels it necessary to change with it to meet her clients wants and needs; it is a must to deliver the exact look her client’s request! She loves that she can make women look and feel great for their special events. Whether it be a simple classic look or a true full on glam, Christina will make it happen!
 

Justyna

Makeup Artist/Hairstylist

Justyna

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. 


 

Makeup Artist/Hairstylist

 Hannah

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.


Makeup Artist

Jessica

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!


Makeup Artist

Pree

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!


Makeup Artist

Dana

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.


 

Makeup Artist/Hairstylist

Bianca

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.


Hairstylists
 
Shannon

Hairstylist

Shannon

New York native, Shannon brings her expertise in hair styling to Toronto. Having over ten years in the beauty industry and training all over North America, she is the perfect stylist to put you at ease on your special day.
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.

Alysse

Hairstylist

Alysse

Alysse’s mother always told her “do what you love, love what you do.” This launched Alysse’s career and love for hairstyling. Alysse graduated with honours from the hairstyling program at St. Lawrence College in Kingston. She learned to live and breathe customer service while working first at the James Brett Salon in Kingston, then at the prestigious Valentino’s Salon in Whitby and even did additional training in the art of hairstyling in Dallas and New York City. As a licensed hairstylist, she honed her skill while working at several blow dry bars in Toronto. Alysse constantly keeps up on the latest hair trends. She has a great talent for just the right hair for your setting or event. Alysse’s greatest thrill comes from creating that perfect look for weddings and photo shoots, small and big screens.

Temarra

Hairstylist

Temarra
Temarra is a highly talented and driven hair stylist with over 5 years in the industry. She is a graduate from John Casablanca’s Institute, in Vancouver BC. She moved to Toronto to further her career with greater opportunities. She has assisted in different hair shows, as well as competed in Hairpalooza. Temarra enjoys a challenge and believes that listening to everything a client has to say is an important aspect as a hairdresser. With her passion for styling she is able to help you express yourself by trying new things or reviving something you already had done. She believes in continual education and strives to stay at the forefront of her field with her knowledge of new products and services available in order to provide excellent service to her clientele. She has become an accomplished stylist demonstrating many different styles of work in the hair industry. Te’marra takes high value in listening to her clients whether they specifically know what type of style, cut or color they want or if they want to leave it in a creative stylist hands. Her experience in hair styling includes Styling, Extensions and Formal Updos. Being always up to date in latest trends and tips she will help you feel radiant with your fabulous look.

Monique

Hairstylist

Monique

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.


Brittany M

Hairstylist

Brittany M
Brittany has dreamed of being a professional hairstylist ever since she was little girl. Being in the beauty industry for over five years now, her love and passion for it grows everyday. Brittany (now being the 3rd “Brittany” on the Fancy Face Inc. team), graduated from Valentino’s Grand Salon Academy and continued her training in the U.S as well in places like Dallas Texas, Los Angeles and California. Brittany recently had the immense honour of doing Olympian Emily Batty’s updo for her wedding day. Brittany specializes in long hair styles, blow outs and updos which makes working for Fancy Face Inc. her absolute dream job. Her passion for weddings and styling makes her so excited to be apart of your big day.