EARL SIMPSON

Earl has been cutting and styling men’s hair for the past 12 years, with a formal background education in men’s hair-cutting and barbering. Earl’s down to earth personality is key in creating a comfortable environment for each and every one of his clients.

DAVID ALLAN JONES (US PAPERS)

As an international Makeup & Hair Artist, David travels the world. His work with the renowned Pat McGrath includes runway shows in Milan and Paris for Prada, Versace, Bottega Veneto, Jil Sander, Dolce & Gabbana, Paco Robanne, Lanvin, Christian Dior, Yoji Yamamoto, Viktor and Rolf, Givenchy, Stella McCartney, Valentino, McQueen, Louis Vuitton, and Miu Miu. David’s has worked on campaigns Prada, Gucci, Miu Miu, Brioni, and Versace.  His editorial clients include Harper’s Bazaar, Cosmopolitan, Wall Paper, GQ, Grazia, and Flare.

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”.

DELIA LUPAN

Delia is a complete artist, with great depth to her talent and vision in Makeup, Hair Styling and Manicures. Leaving behind the finance world, she fell in love with the beauty realm, finding a new outlet where she could push her own creativity. Her constant craving for creating the finest artistry keeps her focused on continuously perfecting her skills. She strives to be current, fresh and on trend, constantly updating her body of work while following the latest in fashion and beauty.

Delia’s versatile skills have allowed her to work alongside Moroccanoil at New York Fashion Week and Essie at World Mastercard Fashion Week Toronto. Her attention to detail and flawless results got her noticed and favoured to work with major brands: Hugo Boss, Mango, L’Oreal, Lancome, P&G, Covergirl, Essence, H&M, Bourjois, Puma, Sally Hansen, Shoppers Drug Mart, Ssense, Le Chateau, just to name a few.

Having worked with numerous internationally acclaimed photographers and directors, including Inez and Vinoodh, Marco Brambilla, Max Abadian, Delia’s work has been seen in the country’s top editorial magazines, such as Elle, Flare, Fashion, Chatelaine, Clin d’oeil, Dress to Kill, Glow, along with countless influential international publications.

Delia has had the pleasure of working with world’s top models and celebrities, including Kate Moss, Cara Delevingne, Lupita Nyong’o, Madds Mikkelsen, Daniel Gillies, Suvi Koponen.

Delia also occupies the position of Editor-in-chief for BLOWE Magazine, while writing for her own beauty blog, and her expertise has been sought out by various other publications.

In 2015 Delia received Best Hair Stylist Of The Year at the P&G Beauty Awards.

SHAWNA LEE

Shawna began her foray into fashion at the age of 13 as an international model with Elite Models. Traveling the world as a model gave Shawna the opportunity to explore the world of beauty in front of the camera. While modeling, Shawna picked up some hair and makeup tools and never looked back!

Being known for her natural, flawless makeup and hair techniques as well as a keen eye for composition and color, Shawna’s passion for her craft has garnered her top advertising campaigns and editorials, as well as the launch of online Fashion as Art magazine Bon Bon Magazine.

Shawna has worked with a variety of celebrities and personalities, including Freya Tingley (Hemlock Grove), Landon Liboiron (Hemlock Grove ), Penelope Mitchell (Hemlock Grove), Brian Beaumier (Handyman Challenge), Scott McGillivary (Income Property), Rick Campenelli (ET Canada) and Cheryl Hickie (ET Canada), Drake, K’Naan, Emily Haines, One Direction, Shae Mitchell (Pretty Little Liars), Heather Morris (Glee), Jessica Stam and Daria Werbowy.

SANDRA YANG

Born and raised in Toronto, Sandra Yang’s fascination with the art of makeup and hair began as a young teenager, transforming and experimenting with her school friends.

Sandra has been fortunate enough to work with some of the industry’s greatest professionals such as Laura Mercier and Scott Barnes, as she developed her skills as a makeup and hair artist.

Her flair for makeup and hair has taken her from Tribeca’s International Film Festival to the Toronto International Film Festival, to working on the off Broadway musical hit Evil Dead the Musical as make-up and hair/wig designer in Toronto, as well as projects in advertising, fashion and print campaigns.

The love for her craft has transcended upon such clients as Lisa Ray, Jillian Michaels, Molly Parker, Piper Perabo, Don Mckellar, and musical performers Emily Osment, Sarah Slean, Deborah Cox, Lady Sovereign, KT Tunstall, Hedley and Thirty Seconds to Mars.

MICHELLE ROSEN

Michelle Rosen’s style, along with her ability to balance timelessness and tradition with innovative trends, has gained her wide acclaim over the course of her career as a makeup and hair artist. She is well respected and held in high regard among her peers and clients alike and her great attitude and personality continues to impress all those she has had the pleasure of working with.  She is a beauty editor’s go-to for favorite products, trends and beauty tips.

Her continuous involvement with the Toronto International Film Festival has shown her to be a proven expert on celebrity makeup and hair looks and the hottest beauty trends. It should come as no surprise that Michelle has established an impressive portfolio working with celebrity clients such as Mia Kirshner, Alicia Silverstone, Nelly Furtado, Leslie Feist, Alanis Morissette, Hillary Scott (of Lady Antebellum), Emily Haines, Hayden Christensen, and Coco Rocha.

Her flawless beauty technique and her positive team player attitude have made her a repeated top choice for the annual P&G Beauty and Grooming Awards.

Michelle’s phenomenal approach to beauty has made her a Canadian editorial expert favorite as she continues to work repeatedly with top photographers. Her beautiful magazine contributions include Flare, Fashion, Glow, Wedding Bells, Chatelaine, W Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, and NUVO.

KELLY MEREDITH

Kelly Meredith is a self taught professional with 16 years in the industry.  Her career has given her the opportunity to work in Europe, New York and LA with top professionals and A list celebrities.  Her work has appeared in Vanity Fair, GQ, Interview, and Harpers Bazaar Spain. Kelly’s attention to detail has enabled her to work with celebrities including Russell Crowe, Sienna Miller, Jude Law, Michelle Williams, Elisha Cuthbert and Christopher Plummer. Kelly’s signature look is best described as fresh and flawless.  Her work ethic and passion make clients not only look beautiful but feel beautiful.

GIANLUCA ORIENTI

Born in Florence and raised in the Tuscan countryside, GianLuca developed passions for art and nature from a young age. Texture, colours, and the power of transformation and creation always fascinated him. Captivated by the seductive force and contrasting fragility of female beauty, GianLuca studied makeup, skincare, and special effects in Florence.

GianLuca began his career in Italy as the protégé of the late celebrity makeup artist Gil Cagné. He learned about the architectural aspects of face and hair, in addition to acquiring Gil’s very distinctive techniques. GianLuca’s skills, professionalism, and warm personality, garnered him a succession of television appearances and fashion shows in Milan, Rome, and Florence. After finding success in Italy, GianLuca brought his talent to Canada in search of new challenges.

GianLuca’s insightful, conceptual contributions and technical expertise have been seen in numerous Canadian magazines, such as FASHION, FQ, Glow, Elle Canada, Hello!, and Zoomer.

In addition to fashion and beauty editorials, GianLuca has worked for many commercial clients, including Sony, CTV, UTV, Rogers, Nivea, Cineplex Odeon, TD Insurance, QuickBooks, Clorox, Gatorade, Mott’s Clamato Juice, and YSL Beauté. It was for YSL Beauté that he worked on a number of occasions with supermodel Coco Rocha.

GianLuca continuously keeps abreast of the newest products and has been a favourite amongst French makeup lines for representation and media events in Toronto, namely, Chanel, Dior, Guerlain, and YSL Beauté. GianLuca has also enjoyed working with the English fashion house of Burberry since the Canadian launch of their first makeup line.

GianLuca has also collaborated on set for television programmes such as Canadian Idol, How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria?, and The Shopping Network for Jay Manual Cosmetics. He worked for Canada’s Next Top Model too, where he prepared supermodel Yasmine Warsame.

DEE DALY

“I just followed my dreams and somehow made it happen,” says Makeup and Hair Artist Dee Daly.   She’s been in the industry for almost a decade now and never gets tired of making people look and feel beautiful.

The successful artist has a notable celebrity following, which includes Justin Bieber, Nickleback, Robert Pattinson, Lady Antebellum, Kreesha Turner, Kellan Lutz, Jackson Rathbone, Keshia Chante and Adam Lambert, just to name a few.

Dee’s work has graced the pages of Flare, Zink, Elle Quebec and ELLE Korea.  Dee has also worked on campaigns for Nike, Hudson’s Bay and Pantene.

Clean skin confidence is a driving force behind her work and as such, Dee has been a consistent personality working for series like The Next Star, Superstar Hair Challenge and Canada’s Next Top Model.

“I’m inspired by everything around me,” explains Dee. “Magazines, people, nature… My mind is always open and waiting to see what moves me next.” Dee’s passion for aesthetics and attention to detail makes her a successful artist and a noteworthy member of the fashion industry.