ANIKO TAR

Born and raised in Toronto, Aniko Tar’s passion and love for her work as a hair and makeup artist has been featured in campaigns with some of the world’s largest brands, be it Nissan, Chevrolet, Pepsi, Wal Mart, Disney, Nikon, or Home Depot.  

Her eye for detail and ability to create timeless looks, along with her artistic pursuit to push the boundaries of creativity keeps her expanding her clientele in film, runway, and editorial, as featured with her work with Chloe Magazine, Canadian running magazine, JUST Magazine, [FAT] Toronto, and with celebrities Jus Reign, Shawn Mendes, The Glorious Sons (Band), Duncan Keith, and John Tavares

OLIVIA COLACCI (US PAPERS)

Olivia Colacci is an International hair and makeup artist with global representation. Having studied hair and makeup in both Toronto and Milan, Olivia has made her mark in the industry with the advantage of understanding both local and International markets. She travels to Fashion Week in New York, London, Milan, and Paris for Womenswear, Menswear and Couture seasons, working with the industry’s top designers and fashion houses where she is a staple on Sam McKnight, Guido Palau, and Luigi Murenu’s hair teams.

 Throughout her decade of work as a licensed hairstylist, Olivia’s expertise has been utilized by the likes of Holt Renfrew, Got2B Hair Care, LG and Danier and her work has appeared amongst the pages of Flare, Marie Claire Czech, Marie Claire Ukraine, Chatelaine and Canadian Living. Olivia was also the 2014 Toronto Brand Ambassador for TRESemme Hair Care and her ongoing relationships with her clients have secured her work at the Cannes Film Festival and Toronto International Film Festival.

 Olivia perfects her craft by continuously reinventing herself as an artist. She draws much of her inspiration from this jet-setting lifestyle, feeding her creativity and keeping her constantly inspired.

CAITLIN CULLIMORE

Caitlin Cullimore, born and raised in Toronto, began dancing and performing at a young age. Studying everything from classical ballet to contemporary, her dance career took her to New York as a teenager where she danced professionally for The Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre. It was on the Broadway stage that her love and passion for makeup and hairstyling began. While in New York, Caitlin began her apprenticeship as a hairstylist at a salon in Soho.

Caitlin later returned to Toronto to attend The Yorkville School of Makeup and started her career working for MAC Cosmetics which eventually led to being onset for TV and Film productions, commercials and music videos.

Caitlin is a regular hair & makeup artist for CTV’s The Social and some of her clients include Roots, The Bay, Joe Fresh, Urban Planet and Sears.

DYLAN K. HANSON (US PAPERS)

Born and raised in Calgary, Canada, Dylan was a natural talent creating classic to avant-garde hairstyles at a young age. Using his unique skills as an avenue to express his creativity, Dylan soon found himself working on both fashion shoots and in top salons.

This artist’s journey has led him to work out of London, New York, and Toronto to further pursue his dreams. Developing his craft as a seasoned session stylist, Dylan’s impressive client list includes: Keira Knightly, Justin Bieber, Pamela Anderson, Carly Rae Jepsen, supermodels and royalty.

Throughout his notable career, Dylan has collaborated with numerous internationally acclaimed photographers. These collaborations have produced several stunning covers and editorial pages of influential fashion publications, including: Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair, Esquire, Glamour, F.Q., Flare, Elle, Arena, and G.Q. Dylan’s roster of top beauty brands and fashion labels include: Cover Girl, Dove, Herbal Essences, Revlon, Olay, Maxfactor, M.A.C. Cosmetics, TRESemmé, Garnier, Christian Lacroix, Cacharal, Guess and Louis Vuitton.

With notable experience, it’s no surprise that Dylan has been praised on his ability to deliver versatile hair and make-up for ad campaigns, fashion shows and celebrities.

2006 ADCC Awards – Best Fashion Editorial
2008 National Magazine Awards – 2x Honorable Mentions
2009 PG Beauty Awards – Hairstylist of the Year
2010 Mirror Awards – Finalist – Editorial Stylist of the Year
20015 PG Beauty Awards – Hairstylist of the Year Finalist

ASHLEY GESNER

Ashley Gesner was born and raised in a small town in Alberta and quickly discovered her interest in the arts. She studied ballet and piano at an early age before discovering her love of fashion and design.

She began her career as a freelance artist and consultant in 2008 and soon began working with the top fashion and advertising photographers and clients. She became acclaimed for her skill and precision at both makeup and hair.

Ashley’s educational background includes studying at the prestigious Vidal Sassoon Academy in London, where she specialized in hair design. Following her graduation she spent over a decade working in the most prestigious hair salons on the west coast and also worked extensively for MAC Cosmetics.  As well, Ashley is fluent in French.

As well as her attention to detail Ashley continues to devote time to academic studies of Art history, philosophy, communications and fine arts. Making her a well-rounded and dynamic artist for any creative team.

 

ANNA BARSEGHIAN

UK born and Canadian raised, Anna Barseghian is one of Canada’s most inventive and skilled stylists. She has been creating natural and one of a kind looks using her hair and makeup skills on runways and celebrities for over 15 years.

A  master at cutting, and styling, Anna’s aesthetic is best described as contemporary, sexy and on point. Her work complements her client’s personality, style, and face shape, bringing out their true beauty.

Since winning the P&G Award for Hair Stylist of the year, Anna’s career has flourished giving her the opportunity to work with international photographers having her work showcased regularly on the TIFF red carpet, eTalk, the Shopping Channel, as well as in fashion publications, FLARE Magazine, FASHION Magazine, The Kit, The Globe and Mail, Best Health, Zink, Glow, Dress to Kill, Globe and Mail. Anna’s creative skill set can be seen on international campaigns for Roots Canada, The Bay, Bluenotes and M.A.C Cosmetics.

Signed with Judy Inc, Anna has been able to work on top Hollywood stars such as, Matt Damon, John Legand, Meghan Markle, Kimora Lee Simmons, Amy Poehler, Jason Priestly, Ludacris Zack Galifianakis and Donald Sutherland

Anna has acted as a Canadian spokesperson for L’Oréal, Swhwarzkopf, Wen Hair Care and Infusium 23 lending her creativity, artistic direction and professionalism to educate and teach consumers, media and budding stylists in the industry.

 

LILIANE S.

Born in Iran, Liliane moved to Canada with her family when she was 10. At the age of 18, she started her training in hair styling at the reputable La Coupe on Sherbrooke street. During her days at La Coupe, Dick Walsh would often pop by and grab her to work on fashion shows and campaigns he was producing. Liliane quickly got noticed and landed an agent to represent her and book her on prestigious stints like Le Château, Holts, Femme de Carrière, becoming a regular collaborator of photographers Barry Harris, Monic Richard, Patrice Massé.

At 28, Liliane moved to Asia, worked and lived there for twenty years, contributing to both commercial jobs and prestigious magazines such as Bazaar and Wallpaper. She moved back to Canada in 2011 where fashion is getting reacquainted with her.

Passionate about her trade and everything she touches, life is her main inspiration. “Anything can become a playground for experimentation. I try to keep my senses alive”.

TANA D’AMICO

In her 18 years as a hairstylist and makeup artist, Tana D’Amico has made over such celebrities as Carrie-Anne Moss, Nelly Furtado and Canadian supermodel of the moment Daria Werbowy. She was chosen by Estee Lauder Group of Companies as one of the “Industy’s Best” to teach Editorial Beauty in their MAC Master Class series.

KEVIN SMITH

“Ultimately I strive to achieve a beauty that is both forward reaching and timeless.”

Kevin Smith is one of Canada’s most established hair and make up artists and credits simplicity as the key to his signature style. “I try to instill in models and clients the confidence that classic technique provides and the creative satisfaction of integrating current fashion trends.”

Born in Liverpool, Kevin Smith studied hair styling and painting, (N.A.I.T. and U of A.) in Edmonton, photography at Ryerson in Toronto as well as fine arts and film production at Concordia in Montreal.. He began his career styling hair for such well known salons as Monroe and Tuxedo in Toronto. The wide range of projects Kevin has collaborated on includes work with Helen Mirren, Naomi Watts and Kirsten Dunst. His portfolio includes work for Interview Magazine, Elle Canada, Cashmere, Sony, Town Shoes, Macy’s and La Coupe. He has lent his expertise to many high profile commercials including Clean and Clear and Mini Cooper.

EARL SIMPSON


Earl has been a freelance hair stylist and make-up artist for the last 13 years working both in the editorial and advertising fields as well as with musicians and celebrities. 

With a background education in apparel construction and design he easily transitioned into the role of hair stylist and make-up artist. 
His formal training  and work experience evolved at two of the industries top salons, Vidal Sassoon and Toni & Guy where he learned their precise techniques along with a vast knowledge of hair structure and styling foundation.

Growing up just out side of Toronto with a very stylish mom who always took pride in her appearance,  Fashion Television was an early childhood inspiration for him.  His passion and a love of creating every client’s best look has been a constant though out his career as shown in his portfolio and youtube videos.

His expertise, experience and wide ranging body of work combined with his down to earth personality make him a respected member of the styling industry. Earl has toured across Canada, the US and Australia with #1 songwriter Serena Ryder as her personal stylist and is a go to for Canadian Musicians and celebrities for red carpet events.