The Team

TyanaTyana

Years of experience: 12
Creative influences: Art, nature, fashion , fabrics, architecture, Vidal Sasson, Guylaine Martel, L’Oréal Professionnel, Pat McGrath and Andrea Tiller

Tyana is a nationally Red Seal Certified Hairstylist, Colorist and Barber, as well as a professionally trained Makeup Artist. She takes pride in her fire for learning and teaching others, and has a decade of experience and advanced education from some of the industry’s most prestigious names; Vidal Sassoon, L’Oreal Professionnel, Kerastase, Shu Uemura, Bumble & Bumble, Joico, Goldwell, Wella International, and Redken, just to name a few. “Competition is a healthy way to test all aspects of your skill and personality.  You learn and grow so much when you test yourself”.  Just this past year, Tyana was a finalist in both the fabulous Mirror and Contessa Award competitions.  Outside of the salon, Tyana is a popular freelance fashion and bridal artist, who loves to work on the set of music videos and behind the scenes of other fashion and media events. She has worked with names such as; Chanel, Christian Dior, NARS and MAC, and has acquired a wealth of beauty, fashion and bridal experience.
She studied makeup throughout most of her hair career and was professionally trained at The Blanche MacDonald Center, where she then became an instructor in the Hair and Makeup departments for 3 years. .
“I am not just a hairdresser; I am an artist, a performer, a teacher, a magician, a free spirit, and a friend.”


Photo of RitaRita

Years of experience: 13
Creative influence: Street fashion
Personal style: Trendy, current street style
Rita has been trained by a wide verity of industry leading professionals from the primier stylist of Juno hair salon to the creative director of Tony & Guy. The last 8 years she has been a stylist and color technician at the former I.daburn salon. Rita is also an Artist Director for L’Oréal Professionnel. Originally from Korea, Rita adds an original flair to her professional precision.

 


 

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Years of experience: 7
Creative influence: Continued education, hair trends and collaboration with clients.
Personal style: Eclectic and evolving.

Anna started her career as a stylist in 2007. After completing the Sukis Foundations Program, she moved to England where she contiuned her education in the center of London’s fashion district. With a background in editorial styling and interior design, she has a deep rooted appreciation for craftsmanship which shows in her work. Anna is currently finding inspiration teaching her craft and also continuing to learn it. Most recently completing her Colour Specalist degree with L’Oréal Professionnel. Her greatest joy still takes place in the salon where she helps her clients realize and embrace their personal style through color, texure and form.


 

Photo of GwenGwen

Years of experience: 9
Creative influence: Fashion trends and street looks
Personal style: Young, fresh, current, street style, creative, textured looks

Gwen started her career with Sukis in 2007 at a young age. Gwen is a fun, excitable stylist with a great eye for fashion and style. She is a part of the Sukis Artistic Team, creating photoshoots and working backstage for fashion shows. Gwen believes that hair and style is something that should go through change and modification, so she encourages her clients to be open to current new looks that she customizes to suit the individual. She has taken extensive training with L’Oréal Professionnel and is a Balyage specialist. She likes to work with a wide spectrum of colors, to create all types of looks, soft or edgy. Gwen gets inspired by her surroundings and fashion of different cultures. What excites Gwen is the ability to transform each clients style to better suit their look and personality.