Brandon has been a stylist for over 10 years. From a young age he has had a love for the industry and the change these services can create for people, he eventually took this hobby to a rewarding and successful career as a stylist.
While her offers a full service menu, he specializes in creating soft ombre/foliage, balayage, color melt and finishes these looks with soft beachy waves tailored to his clients look. Education has always been a priority for Brandon not only for himself but sharing this knowledge with his clients as he believes its key for his clients to look their best in between appointments.
Brandon is also very passionate about environmentally friendly and cruelty free products that holds hands with achieving his clients looks at home. He has extensive knowledge of our Living Proof line which he loves for the results it delivers when properly prescribed.
When it comes to styling and colour techniques, Cindy is a leading authority in the industry. Having worked in the business for the past 28 years, Cindy has acquired a comprehensive and thorough understanding of technical, artistic, and stylistic applications. After obtaining a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Toronto, Cindy joined her sister in opening their own salon: Village Hair Studio. Knowing that she had to prove her mettle, Cindy began behind the chair working as a stylist focusing on technical colour applications and precision cutting. As Cindy honed her techniques, she pursued post-degree education programs to elevate her skill sets. While working with her sister, Cindy developed an appreciation for colour application and eventual worked as an educator for some of the biggest colour product companies in the industry. In 2009 Cindy began competing at the National and International Level. Her 2009 Vintage Love collection scored a finalist for Canadian Editorial Hairstylist of the year, Contessa Awards, finalist for Ontario Stylist of the Year, Mirror awards. Her 2015 collection which shall remain unnamed landed her a coveted spot as a finalist for the North American Hairdresser of the year, Texture Stylist, and as a finalist for Canadian Hairdresser of the Year.
Cindy’s strong beliefs in professional growth influenced how Village Hair Studio approached continuing education for the salon’s team. Education is key and is a fundamental requirement according to Cindy; the salon is committed to it. When passion and education meet, you have a professional stylist that is always researching the latest and greatest products, trends and ingredients – that’s Cindy.