NICOLE de GROOT
HAIR STYLIST AND OWNER
Nicole has been a part of the Avaia team for 5 years. She has been in the hair industry for 6 years. She has completed additional training in advanced upstyling, advanced foot care, and infection control. Completed Schooling at Barrie College of Hair and Esthetics in 2009. Graduated with additional certificates in manicures/pedicures, facials, waxing, advanced hair cutting, and Elumen Certification
ESTHECIAN AND MAKE-UP ARTIST
Graduated top of class at Pro Image School Esthetics in 2010. Specializes in make up artistry and relaxation massage. Has been a part of the Avaia team for 5 years.
HAIR STYLIST AND AESTHETICIAN
Nicole has been a part of the Avaia team for 4.5 years and has been in the industry for a total of 5.
Completed schooling at Marvel School of Cosmetology. Other achievements include; Elumen certified, upstyling/ formal styles certificate, full body waxing certificate, eyelash extension certified, ear and nose peircing certification, make up artistry certification.Expertise in fashion colors and color correction.
Graduated from Marvel Beauty School 2009. Has worked in the industry for 6 years, has been part of the Avaia team for 3 years. Bethany’s expertise is in Hair coloring and cutting with curly hair. She has also gained additional certificates in manicure/ pedicure, Elumen certification.
MAMIE DE GROOT
Mamie left her career in nursing to fulfill a life time dream of owning a spa and to support and mentor her eldest daughter with the business management. Her goal is to provide a friendly warm atmosphere to clients to enhance inner and outer beauty, and to create a workplace where staff feel appreciated and are encouraged to be their authentic selves creating a unique environment for clients and staff.
Alex is the newest member of our team. She is currently working as a high school co-op student and plans to attend Georgian College in September. She will be enrolling in the Hairstyling program. She recently has signed on her apprenticeship with the salon and is very excited to learn the beauty industry.