Meet the best hair stylists and skin care specialists in Toronto – ready to provide you with the look you want, the care you need, and the professionalism you expect. With a team of expert colourist, stylists and skin care technicians at your convenience in the hear of Toronto, we can guarantee that you'll find the right match for your style and desired service. At Tony Shamas hair & laser we aim to pamper and listen to you in a friendly and warm atmosphere to achieve the best guest experience you can find in Toronto. Learn more about each of our experienced team members here.

Tony Shamas

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:

Highlights Blonde
Women’s haircut
Men’s haircut

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.

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Age: January 28, 1967

Zodiac sign: Aquarius

Education: Applied Arts & Visual Design at George Brown College Toronto

Spoken Languages: English, Arabic


Advanced Hairstylist
Tina inherited her passion for hair styling at an early age.  Her skill, commitment and years of experience led her to work on many fashion shows and photo shoots.
Originally from Toronto, Tina graduated in cosmetology and fashion illustration.  Her desire to thrive in an environment that was worthy of her ambitions is what brought her to Tony Shamas, where she joined the creative team.
Tina has extensive knowledge on L’Oreal and Kevin Murphy products as well as in-salon Kerastase treatments to make sure you’ll leave with a fresh and healthy looking style.

Tina specialties are:

  • Ombre
  • Balayage
  • Colour
  • Women’s Haircuts (long / short hair)
  • Curls
  • Highlights

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Amber Ashem

Advanced Stylist
Amber has been in the industry since she was sixteen, and has been trained and versed in all areas of hair. Being raised in Toronto, she appreciates the unique atmosphere and people of the city. Apart from her various technical skills, Amber’s dynamic and outgoing personality encourages a welcoming environment. Amber truly enjoys performing different aspects of hair from sassy layering and vibrant colours, to bombshell blow-outs.
Amber specialties:
  • Ombre & Balayage techniques
  • Highlights
  • Womens haircuts
  • Colour refreshes
  • Volumious blow-outs
  • Updo’s
  • Keratin Treatments
  • Thorough consultations

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Zodiac: Cancer

Style: Glamorous, elegant, chic

Education: Fiorio Academy

Ivan Bruna

Salon Coordinator

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 at all times.

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Spoken Languages: Italian, English, Portoguese

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Sumi Ghimire

Hair Colourist Stylist

Sumi Ghimire is a Hair Colourist and Hair Stylist with specialties in:

  • Balayage
  • Highlights
  • Hair Colour
  • Women’s Haircuts
  • Colour Corrections
  • Hair Treatments Diagnosis and Execution 

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Laser Technician

Karissa is our laser technician who preforms all the laser services such laser hair removal and skin tightening for both men and women.

Graduated from the Canadian Beauty College Toronto campus with honours, Karissa is a certified medical aesthetician who has been in the industry for over 2 years.
Karissa has a very positive attiude as well as an outgoing vibrant personality.
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Hair Stylist

Azy is a hair stylist graduated from MC College in Edmonton in 2016.

Azy has always had a passion for doing hair. She has a very artistic view of things, which makes her such an amazing stylist. Her Mom is a hair stylist too and Azy keeps learning a lot from her.

She really enjoys this field because there are so many opportunities.

With a degree of science she knew there are a lot of different choices and directions you can choose in the beauty industry and more particularly in hair colouring mixing formulas.

Azy is always looking to meet new people and hear about their experiences. Make sure to say hi to Azy the next time you are in the salon!


Azy specialties are:

• Balayage

• Colours

• Women’s Haircuts (long / short hair)

• Curls

• Updos

• Scalp relaxing massage


Azy can give you a style that will make all your friends say you look fabulous!

When you are in her hands, you are in the hands of someone who genuinely cares about making the world more beautiful.


Advanced Hair Stylist

Anya is a young hairstylist graduated with merit at Marca College in Mississauga in 2014.

She is passionate about her work, creative and attentive to the guest’s needs.

Her personality is energetic yet calm, and concise.

Anya specialties are:

  • Woman’s Haircuts & Blow-Drys;

  • Highlights;

  • Balayages;

  • Full Colours;

  • Men’s Haircuts

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New Talent Hair Stylist

Tianna is a new talent hair stylist, born and raised in Toronto.

She studied hair styling and colouring at the Aveda Hair Institute.

Passionate, determined, hardworking and with a solar and beautiful personality, she wants to make sure her guests will fall in love with their hair.

Tianna Specialties are:

  • Colour Applications

  • Balayages

  • Women’s Wash & Blow-Dry

  • Women’s Haircuts (specially for long hair)

  • Keratin Treatments

  • Scalp Massages

Hair Education: Aveda Institute Hair School