Top names win the fierce competition and take the trophies home in the first ever Ontario Hair and Beauty Awards 2019 organized by Creative Oceanic.
The Ontario Hair and Beauty Awards 2019 are an exclusive celebration of highly trained and talented individuals who specialize in enhancing our features, leaving the public look fabulous.
The elegant event took place on Sunday, November 24, at The Hamilton Sheraton Hotel, where the crème de la crème of the hair and beauty specialists gathered to celebrate the champions of the industry.
The winners demonstrated an outstanding performance in the industry and pushed the boundaries of fashion and trends. They have had the continuous support of their clients and the public who have voted for them to get the recognition they deserve.
These Awards also recognized stylish and luxurious salons that combine elements of the province in their aesthetic, making clients feel very welcome, who will not leave the salon unless they book their next appointment.
Katarina Los, Global Events Director of Creative Oceanic, said: The hair and beauty is a multi-billion dollar sector that plays a vital role in enhancing the economy.
“The winners reflect the creativity and talent that flows within the profession. These specialists inspire others when it comes to the big and competitive world of hair and beauty.
“It is important to acknowledge these specialists for their hard work and let them know that their dedication to making people beautiful doesn’t go unnoticed.
“We would like to congratulate all finalists and winners for their achievements and we hope that they will keep up their amazing work.”
The winners of The 1st Ontario Hair & Beauty Awards 2019 are:
Local Salon of the Year: Beauty Bar On Main (Grand Valle)
Makeup Specialist of the Year: Pro Makeup by Natasha Inc. (Hamilton)
Bridal Hair & Make Up Specialist of the Year: Hair Expectations (Richmond)
Semi Permanent Make Up Specialist of the Year: Carefree Beauty Permanent Makeup (Hamilton)
Lash Extensions Specialist of the Year: Lashes by Design Boutique and Academy (Whitby)
Brow Bar of the Year: Pretty Little Secrets Lash & Brow Bar (Toronto)
Resident Spa of the Year: Spa My Blend by Clarins (Toronto)
Massage Salon of the Year: Body & Soul Massage Therapy (Toronto)
Skin Clinic of the Year: LUXE Medical Laser Treatment Centre Inc. (London)
Aesthetic Clinic of the Year: Magic Laser & Aesthetics (Toronto)
Nail Salon of the Year: Fantastic Nails and Spa Ltd (London)
Tanning Salon of the Year: Koala Tan Tanning Salon & Sunless Spa (Etobicoke)
Beautician of the Year: Patricia Acosta (Ovik’s Salon & Spa, Missisauga)
Stylist of the Year: Jessica Berube (The Royal Treatment, Oshawa)
Colour Technician of the Year: Dyana (Beloved Hair Studio, Oakville)
Hair Extensions Specialist of the Year: The Hamilton Hair Extension Loft (Hamilton)
Best Customer Experience: Gold Tan & Sunset Spa (Mississauga)
Mobile Business of the Year: Bridal Beauty – Mobile Glam Team
Team of the Year: Salon 77 Hair Design (Markham)
Salon Ambience of the Year: Andy’s Hair & Co (Oshawa)
Best of Ottawa: Chiquicuts Kids Hair Salon
Best of Hamilton: Synergy Salon & Boutique
Best of London: Wright Hair & Co. – Salon & Spa
Training Academy of the Year: International Beauty Institute (Hamilton)
Barbers of the Year West: TOP CREW Barbershop (London)
Barbers of the Year Central West: The Shed Grooming Studio (Brampton)
Barbers of the Year Central East: Shear Brilliance (Oshawa)
Barbers of the Year East: Khalil Barbershop Men’s Hairstylist (Ottawa)
Barbers of the Year Overall Winner: The Shed Grooming Studio (Brampton)
Day Spa of the Year West: Fayez Spa (London)
Day Spa of the Year Central West: Gold Tan & Sunset Spa (Mississauga)
Day Spa of the Year Central East: Arona Beauty & Health Spa (Scarborough)
Day Spa of the Year East: Dolce Bella Spa on the Rideau (Kingston)
Day Spa of the Year Overall Winner: Gold Tan & Sunset Spa (Mississauga)
Hair Salon of the Year West: House of Hair (Brantford)
Hair Salon of the Year Central West: Hair Envy Creative Designs (Newmarket)
Hair Salon of the Year Central East: Andy’s Hair & Co (Oshawa)
Hair Salon of the Year East: Revamp Hair Studio (Peterborough)
Hair Salon of the Year Overall Winner: Hair Envy Creative Designs (Newmarket)