Our experienced staff is committed to nothing short of excellence.
Born in Toronto and raised in Italy, Armando Frasca has worked for 17 years in trendy upscale salons. Hi is a fashion and hair enthusiast who is passionate about keeping current with industry developments through ongoing professional development and training. He enjoys reading, having a healthy lifestyle and great food!Armando’s attentive, giving, and charismatic personality exudes a positive energy towards everyone he meets. “I want my clients to come in and feel free to lounge and be at ease. Creating a good energy flow and happy clients are my goal. Living is giving”.
Christina Da Silva’s talent to take haircuts ~ short hair cuts to long haircuts ~ and manifest them from average to phenomenal has earned her status as Maya Christina, illusionist extraordinaire! Professionally trained by industry giants, she works with beauty products of Davines and Goldwell and L’Oréal Professional. From new hairstyles to timeless masterpieces, the best hair salons in Toronto take notice of Salon AF hairstyles and Christina’s art of science to take ordinary to extraordinary: where others aspire, Maya Christina creates.
Ammanda has been in the hair industry for 15 years. With her talent, dedication and passion for her career, she spends a lot of her free time educating herself and others. She has travelled all over the world to advance her education with many of the worlds most established and advanced haircutting systems and hair dressers. Her passion and creative outlet being photo shoots and editorial work has succeeded her with features and covers of magazines. As well as nominations as a finalist and semi-finalist in competitions such as Canadian Mirror Awards, Canadian Hairstylist of the year and many more. Ammanda absolutely loves to take the opportunity to use her artistic abilities to make her clients fall in love with their hair.
Leena is a stylist and color technician. She previously owned her own salon before relocating to Toronto with nine years of experience in the business.
Leena’s outstanding abilities and cutting edge commitment to education, combined with her warmth and listening skills make her a client favorite. She also has a passion for cooking so feel free to swap recipes with her!
Craig has been working in the hair industry for 12 years. Naturally drawn to colour he is a detail oriented specialist. Craig loves colouring hair to reflect nature. “I love when hair looks natural, like you own the colour”. He has participated and invested in education with celebrity stylists and industry leaders. Using a combination of techniques that include foiling, balayage, foilayage and root melting – Craig will tailor design a look just for you.
Melanie has 12 years of customer experience from working in the food industry to retail to offices and has now found the perfect fit at Salon AF. With a passion for hair growing up with her mom being a hairstylist, she has always seen herself working in a salon so she can now put her knowledge and skills to use.