The Shades Team mission is to provide style driven consumers with a full service salon option that exceeds their style needs and takes the salon experience to a new level!
Young, creative, and passionate about his salon, Wael Kettaneh has been able to establish himself as a successful business owner over the past few years.
Wael was on the path towards a professional athlete career when he decided to pursue his true calling: the business industry. After receiving his “Bachelors degree in Business and Finance“ and his “Master’s degree in Business Management and Leadership”, he pursued his passion to build his own business.
Today Wael credits his wide-ranging knowledge and his innate creativity as the key to his success. His excellent management and focus on customer satisfaction result in flattering looks perfectly tailored to every one of his clients.
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Heather is a master stylist with more than 30 years experience as both a stylist and a salon owner. With extensive, advanced education as a colorist and a passion for cutting, she stays current with the latest styles and trends. As a result of her skills and her keen sense of client care, Heather has maintained a devoted clientele throughout her career and continues to attract new clients today.
Heather takes great pride in creating styles that leave her clients looking and feeling their best.
Master stylist and master colourist and certified in deva curl.
Cheryl has 18 years of experience, she is a trained deva curl specialist and has lots of experience in curly cuts! She is a master stylist and colourist that continues regular classes to keep up on the latest trends! She specializes in foiling and her goal is to make all her clients feel amazing! She will leave you laughing with a fresh new do!
Master Stylist / Master Esthetician / Certified Podologist
Sharon has been a passionate stylist and Master colourist for over 25 years and is know for creating a customized experience for each and everyone of her clients.
She a colourist specialist that focuses on the integrity of hair with an approach towards natural- looking hair colour. She has years of experience with hair extensions, wig, coloring , styling, and Weddings and special events.
Sharon continues to expand her knowledge and keeps up with the modern styles and trends by attending classes and hair shows from the industry’s top leaders and loves participating in hair competition .
You will hear Sharon say : Love what you do and do what you love !
Fera has an infectious, gentle, warm personality and is always positive. She started chop chopping, styling and scrunching hair since 2005 with her advance training from Paris.
Fera has a gift for making women feel like themselves, listens and then give them the kind of hair that they wanna take a selfie with every day.
Fera loves staying in the latest trends she always upgrades her skills with training. Her strength is long thick textured hair. Have to highlight how good she is in men haircuts, fades and style. Super friendly with kids for their haircuts.
Not only is Fera an excellent hairdresser she is sought after for her bridal and special event styling as well as Makeup. She is highly skilled in updo’s, braiding, and blowouts.
Fera’s head massage is to die for. Make sure you book ahead to be sure Fera is available.
Be prepared to be Fera’s next addictive client.
Master Stylist / Master Barber
Vlada is a hairdresser from Ukraine, she has been in this business for 8 years.
Knows how to make a blonde from a brunette in just one day,
she listens to her client and chooses a suitable haircut guided by knowledge of hair structure, head shape and overall client style.
Also well experienced in styling curles, weaving braids and hollywood wave
Vlada charge up her clients with positive attitude and makes them smile .
Sparkle magic in one session
Stephanie has been in the industry for over 25 years. She forms close relationships with her clients and enjoys not only creating beautiful hairstyles, but also the opportunity to chat and catch up with a friend.
Stephanie excels in short hair design, razor-cutting techniques, and is a whiz at colour for getting rid of grey or even accentuating your grey.
Stephanie welcomes her clients from ZigZag and is excited to meet new clients at Shades of Pink.
enjoys all aspects of hairdressing, and has a passion for multidimensional blondes, blonding, and balayage. She takes as many professional development classes as she can to keep up with the latest trends in the industry. Madelyn loves meeting new clients and forming close relationships with current ones. Madelyn welcomes her clients from ZigZag and is excited to meet new clients at Shades Of Pink.
Educator / Master Stylist
Having started doing hair at a very young age Lori has been in the industry for 45 years !! Having worked as an Educator for one of the largest color companies in the world for the past 20 plus years, Lori has had the unique opportunity to work with stylists across the country to share color theory and technique. Keeping stylists ,salons and her clients up-to-date on the latest products and trends. Lori specializes in offering guests customized cut and color services. Lori is not currently accepting new clients
Hairstylist / Barber
Clayton have been doing hair for a little over 4 years. He just moved to Nova Scotia last summer and he’s learning about the area. He loves doing highlights and any haircut, But I enjoy doing any kind of service!
He strives to make each and every client happy to the best of his ability. He’a willing to take the time to listen and understand your hair and it's struggles and problems! To then come up with a solution.
Meaghan joins our team from Cape Breton Island, where she completed her esthetics course at the top of her class for gel nails. Meaghan loves to add some extra flare to nails with her passion for nail art, or a relaxing experience with a pedicure. It’s never a dull moment with Meaghan.
Yuliia is an experienced cosmetologist from Ukraine, who has the medical education and 6 years of experience in cosmetology. She is a graduate of beauty school and is constantly improving her skills.
Yuliia specializes in skin care. She has experience in aesthetic medicine, injections including fillers and Botox, acne treatment, pigmentation and skin rejuvenation programs. She will be happy to select skin care programs to make the skin look healthy and radiant.
Zoey joined our team in 2021. She loves meeting new people and helping clients find the perfect stylist and esthetician to meet their needs!
As of now she is studying Criminology at Saint Mary's University and working at our front desk part time.