Owner Senior Hair Stylist
Tony Shamas is an experienced hair colourist and stylist, well known for creating the best blonde highlights in Toronto.
With more than 25 years of experience in the hair business, Tony Shamas now heads an experienced team of hair stylists.
Originally from Bagdad, Iraq where he lived until he was 6, Tony moved around a lot with his father, a physicist, and has lived in many countries including Egypt, Algeria, Italy and Spain.
After settling down in Canada, Tony started his apprenticeship in a hair salon in Clarkson, Mississauga. He knew it was his calling so he proceeded to study Applied Arts & Visual Design at George Brown College.
He now specializes in:
Hair styling is a gift that runs in the family, his mother, Bushra and brother, Al, are also hair stylists; they own and operate Dolce Vita Medical Spa & Salon in Port Credit, Mississauga.
Tony has an outgoing personality and delights greatly in his customers’ satisfaction.
He has coloured and styled the hair of entire teams at the most fashionable and hip Canadian magazines, as well as many International actresses and singers, including Janet Jackson.
Age: January 28, 1967
Zodiac sign: Aquarius
Education: Applied Arts & Visual Design at George Brown College Toronto
Spoken Languages: English, Arabic
Tina specialties are:
- Women’s Haircuts (long / short hair)
Associate Hair Stylist
Maureen is an associate stylist at Tony Shamas Hair & Laser with over 5 years expertise in cuts, colour & style to help you find the right look!
Maureen graduated at Marca College here in Toronto, and the very next day she joined our team thanks to a letter of recommendation that came directly from the coordinator of the school.
Originally from Montego Bay, Jamaica, she moved to Toronto at 11 years old. Maureen is sweet, delicate and loves to work precisely and in quiet mode.
If you are looking for hair extensions, Maureen is Great Lengths Hair Extensions Certified!
- Men’s haircuts
- Women’s haircuts (specially long hair)
- Great Lengths Hair Extensions Certified
- Scalp Massages
- Keratin Treatments
- Curly Hair
Education: Applied Arts & Visual Design at Marca College School Toronto
Style: Casual, Elegant, Chic
- Ombre & Balayage techniques
- Womens haircuts
- Colour refreshes
- Volumious blow-outs
- Keratin Treatments
- Thorough consultations
Style: Glamorous, elegant, chic
Education: Fiorio Academy
Karissa is our laser technician who preforms all the laser services such laser hair removal and skin tightening for both men and women.
Ivan Bruna is our main salon coordinator. Along with Peace Haje, they manage the salon making sure everything runs smoothly. Ivan is also a certified laser hair removal and skin tightening technician who graduated at the Canadian Beauty College – Downtown Toronto Campus.
Ivan is originally from Italy, but has lived part of his life in the South of Brazil, South Florida and finally moved permanently here to Toronto.
Usually Ivan is in salon during evening time.
Spoken Languages: Italian, English, Portoguese
Peace is our salon coordinator. She’s also a former skin care & laser technician specializing in laser hair removal and skin tightening treatments. Peace graduated as a Waxing and IPL Hair Removal at George Brown Downtown Toronto Makeup & Esthetics Campus.
Her family is originally from Rwanda. Over the years she has lived in Edmonton – AB, Washington D.C., Seattle – SE, Hamilton – ON and finally moved here in Toronto where, in her spare time, she models freelance for fashion shows, events and magazine.
Peace has a very elegant yet simple, sweet and attentive personality. Peace, previously becoming salon coordinator was performing laser hair removal services both on men and women.
Peace aims to take care of our guests from the minute they arrive till their hair experience is completed.
Education: Waxing and IPL Hair Removal at George Brown Downtown Toronto Makeup & Esthetics Campus
Style: Classy, elegant
Cassandra is our assistant, Junior Stylist and performs colour applications, scalp massages and blow-dries.
She is originally from Sudbury, On and she attended Marca Hairdressing School in Toronto.
She is hard working and determined to offer the best experience for each guest at the salon.