Meet the Shades Team
Sharon has been a professional hairstylist for over 20 years and an esthetician for over 5 years. She's a master colorist as well as a certified podologist. She has been customizing Wigs with cuts and styles for over 15 years. Sharon always keeps up with her education, having studied in Toronto, Montreal & here in Halifax. Sharon is a one stop shop; She will leave you fresh from your head to your toes!
Master Stylist & Master Esthetician, Certified Podologist, Wig Cutting
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.
Amanda enjoys spending time with her clients, making them look and feel beautiful. Considering herself a perfectionist, she loves tedious jobs such as foiling or nails and helping clients relax with a nice head massage. Amanda has been a part of the Shades family for 9 years, attending many education courses in Montreal & Toronto. Trained in DevaCurl, Amanda is skilled in Curly Cuts & styling.
Stylist, Master Color Technician, Nail Technician, Waxing,
Meg loves everything to do with hair; specializing in Hair extensions, Fashion Color and Blonding. She loves Shades because it is not just a salon, it's a family that the employees and clients are all apart of. Meg has been a stylist for 3 years after graduating from Cape Breton Business College in her hometown of Sydney Cape Breton and placing top 3 in the province for hairdressing. She is now a Goldwell Master Color Technician.
Stylist, Master Color Technician, Extension Specialist, Ear Piercing
Having more than 15 years of experience, Mina has her Red Seal Hairstylist Licence in Canada, a Master Cosmetologist Licence in Hairdressing and Esthetics in NS, and a Hairstylist Licence in South Korea. Originally from South Korea, Mina has trained in the capital city Seoul, as well as in Ottawa, Ontario. She always tries her best to provide clean, stylish and long lasting hair color with high color technique such as blonding and balayage services as well as a trendy cut and style!
Master Stylist, Nail Technician, Pedicurist, Waxing
Cheryl is an experienced, passionate stylist with a keen eye for style. With 16 years experience, Cheryl is a trained DevaCurl Specialist as well as a Master HairStylist. It is never a dull moment with Cheryl, she will leave you with many laughs and a fresh new do!
Master Stylist, Ear Piercing
Before Aida practiced Hair and Esthetics herself, she has always been surrounded by a salon atmosphere as a child. Growing up in Syria, Aida began her career in her early 20's, and since 2016 has continued her work here in Canada, better yet in Bedford with our team!
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For those who know Penny she has an energy like no other! Talented Nail technician and make up artist with a passion for and "edgy flair", you won't be disappointed with your service or the entertainment!
Nail Tech/Make up Artist
Meaghan joins us from Cape Breton Island where she completed her Esthetics Program at the top of her class for Gel Nails. Meaghan does waxing, specializes in Nail Art, and can also provides a relaxing experience with pedicures. Its never a dull moment with Meaghan!
Esthetics, Master Pedicurist, Make up Artist, Specializing in Gels & Nail Art
Caitlin (better known as Kizzy) also joins us from Cape Breton. With her eccentric personality and passion for nail design, you will not be disappointed. Specializing in gel nails, she can do anything from short and natural looking to long, Cardi B inspired nails with vibrant colours. You're always in for a fun time with Kizzy!
Caitlin (Kizzy) Darling
Esthetics, Make up Artist, Waxing, Specializing in Gels & Nail Art
Melanie joined our team after completing her education at HDC, graduating with the highest overall average in her class. She has a passion for gel nails, nail art and brow waxing, working with clients to find the best look to suit them. It's always a blast with Mel!
Esthetics, Nail Tech, Waxing
Meet the Reception Team
Client Experience Coordinator
Client Experience Coordinator