Aaron O’Bryan has been in the hair-styling industry for more than 14 years. He first began his career in Dublin, Ireland and trained in every aspect of hair-styling, specializing in both Color and Cutting. He moved to Canada in 2011 and worked as a manager, Head Color Technician and Stylist at Kearns & Co Hair combining his European technique with the Canadian style of hairdressing.
Aaron has many skills in the art of hair, but is well known for his hand painted Balayage throughout Toronto. One of Aaron’s biggest and most exciting ventures was competing on “The Search For The Next Marilyn Hair Expert” on CTV’s THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW. With hard work and determination, he came out on top and is now a regular Hair expert on the number 1 show in Canada. Not only does Aaron work on air but he is part of Marilyns Style Team where he does all the behind the scenes hair everyday on the show creating fun and fabulous looks every day.
Aaron has also worked on radio in the past educating listeners on the fabulous 'What she said' on SiriusXM. To add to the list Aaron has worked on fashion shoots and many television personalities giving him an extensive knowledge of everything current and on trend. He also has a popular blog http://aaronobryan.com/ where he shares his knowledge of hair; giving people alternative ways to take care of their precious locks.
His core belief is to give a client what they want but with positive direction and to make them love their hair again. Now the owner of The Cellar Salon he can deliver his belief in good hair with a high end and comfortable feel to future clients that come to sit in his chair.
Sooran Choi SENIOR STYLIST
Sooran Choi has always been devoted to the arts, from studying music in South Korea, studying fashion design and for many, many years working in the art of hair.
She started her trade in Korea but wanted to explore further into her art and studied with the Aveda Institute combining all of her skills. Soo is is a master of her trade, a precision cutter, a true artist with color, and is also very meticulous when she puts her hands to your hair.
Soo has worked on many photo shoots and has been extensively involved in the world of fashion. She is a true genius in her craft and knows how to treat her clients every time they visit.
She aspires to open her own hair design school where she can pass her knowledge and experience onto others who share the same passion.
Brian Seward SENIOR STYLIST
Brian has worked in the industry for over 20 years. His career has been mostly focused on colour work. Brian has had extensive training in Europe, the United States and Canada which gives him great knowledge and versatility in every aspect of hair. He has worked as a colour educator for a large cosmetic company and has done extensive show work which influenced many within the hair industry. Brian's most memorable event was when he saw his work on the stage of Radio City Music Hall in New York which is an amazing achievement! Brian likes colour to be natural looking and has low up keep to give the best quality and time out of your hair. He also keeps clients up on the latest trends as his knowledge within the industry gives him all the latest and greatest works coming on the scene. Brian has a natural and kind way with his clients and gives an honest but fair view on where he would like to take you with your hair.
Clare Mcfadden SENIOR STYLIST
Our Senior stylist Clare has over 7 years experience in the industry. She has a great passion for hair, has an artistic vision and talent to create unique and beautiful cuts and colours. Clare studied the art of hair in Ireland and brings a European twist to her craft adding versatility and a different outlook in her work.
In Ireland Clare has worked in some very creative and extraordinary hair salons where she was involved on many creative fashion shoots and magazine work. She has a very open mind but has the understanding of always listening carefully to each and every client to deliver what they want and help create their vision.
SARAH SAVIN SENIOR STYLIST
With a natural skill and undeniable passion for hair, Sarah rose to the top of her class at Marvel Beauty School. Upon graduation, she quickly secured herself a position at a prestigious Toronto salon and honed her craft working under some of the city's top stylists.
Sarah's approachable and easy-going attitude guarantees that everyone feels comfortable in her chair; while her creativity and technical skills ensure that her client's leave satisfied and excited to show off their new look!
Whether its a root touch-up, a fun new colour, or a dramatic chop, Sarah is constantly striving to give her clients their best look yet. She customizes every experience, working with face shape, personality, and hair's texture - maximizing your best features and creating a look that is truly suited specifically to you.
Sarah enjoys being challenged and relies on her creativity to add an aspect of flair to each and every client she works with.
Darren kaine Colourist
Growing up in Charleston ,South Carolina, means every client that sits in Darrens chair is welcomed by his sense of southern hospitality. Darren trained under some of North Americas top hair artists and has specialized in all forms of hair colouring for over 10 years. Although fluent in all techniques,Darren likes to get creative and is happiest when freehand painting hair to give a bespoke colour! Darren truly has a mastery of hair colouring and is passionate about giving his clients beautiful hair!