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lee news

What is your role within TONI&GUY Malta?
Senior Stylist.

How did you get involved with TONI&GUY?
I got involved through a friend of mine and media.

At which salon do you work?
Plaza-Sliema.

How long have you been working with TONI&GUY Malta?
I have been working with Toni&Guy for about 7 years.

What first attracted you to hairdressing?
Since I was young I used to love going to the hairdresser with my mum and was amazed what a person could create with his/her hands.

Where do you get your inspiration?
I got my inspiration mostly from London.

Where did you study?
I studied at the London academy.

What is your favourite fashion/hairstyle trend at the moment?
I can’t really tell but lately I’m into the soft sixties look.

What products would you recommend from the label.m range?
Label.m Souffle and Resurrection Dust mixed together.

What is the most enjoyable part of your current job?
Making the clients look good and happy.

What is the biggest challenge in a hairdressing career?
My biggest challenge is to stay motivated.

What are you favourite hair accessories?
Scissors.

What do you hope to see for TONI&GUY Malta in the future?
Stand up presentations on stage.

What are your other hobbies besides hairdressing?
Fishing.

Favourite food and drink?
Fresh beef and white wine.

Is there anything a friend once told you, and which you still remember and treasure?
Yes, always keep your head up,no matter what the situation is.

If you had to change your career, what would you do?
Good one, never thought about it.

clyde news

What is your role within TONI&GUY Malta?
Art Director.

How did you get involved with TONI&GUY?
I started working with Toni&Guy as a Junior Assistant then worked my way up to achieve my goal as an art director.

At which salon do you work?
Essensuals Gzira

How long have you been working with TONI&GUY Malta?
I have been working with Toni&Guy since the year 2000.

What first attracted you to hairdressing?
I love hair as you can do so many different styles,therefore hair is my passion.

Where do you get your inspiration?
All around me.

Where did you study?
I did several courses in Malta, and then continued my studies with TONI&GUY in London.

What is your favourite hairstyle?
All the hairstyles are my favourite as long as I can experiment.

What is your favourite fashion/hairstyle trend at the moment?
Scrunch dries.

What products would you recommend from the label.m range?
Label.m Sea Salt Spray and souffle.

How do you feel that fashion trends in Malta reflect the styles of Italy, the UK and Europe? What are the similarities and the differences?
Maltese people are still conservative not like the English and Italians. They change their hair looks more often and its easy to persuade them to go for a drastic change.

What are you favourite hair accessories?
I love all type of hair accesories.

What do you hope to see for TONI&GUY Malta in the future?
Fashion shows every season.

If you could cut anyone’s hair who would it be and why?
Anthony Mascolo,I believe he is the one of the best hairstylist the world has ever seen.

What are your other hobbies besides hairdressing?
Cars and Boats.

What has been the happiest day of your life, to date?
The day I opened my own Toni&Guy salon.

Favourite food and drink?  Pizza,Pasta and red wine.

Is there anything a friend once told you, and which you still remember and treasure?
What is good for you,could be bad for me.

If you had to change your career, what would you do?
I would become an Astronaut.

svetlana news

What is your role within TONI&GUY Malta?
Style Director at the Hilton Salon.

How did you get involved with TONI&GUY?
I applied to work with the company and I am glad to say that they accepted me.

At which salon do you work?
Hilton Portomaso.

How long have you been working with TONI&GUY Malta?
I have been working with Toni&Guy since 2008.

What first attracted you to hairdressing?
To be able to show people that they can change the way they look and feel through their hair.

Where do you get your inspiration?
All around me.

Where did you study?
I did several courses in Russia, and then continued my studies with TONI&GUY in Malta.

What is your favourite hairstyle?
Short styles.

What is your favourite fashion/hairstyle trend at the moment?
Natural looks.

What products would you recommend from the label.m range?
Label.m Sea Salt Spray.

How do you feel that fashion trends in Malta reflect the styles of Italy, the UK and Europe? What are the similarities and the differences?
Maltese people are still conservative not like the English and Italians. They change their hair looks more often and its easy to persuade them to go for a drastic change.

What are you favourite hair accessories?
The hair accessorizes itself.

What do you hope to see for TONI&GUY Malta in the future?
Fashion shows every season.

If you could cut anyone’s hair who would it be and why?
Charlize Theron because she is my favourite actress.

What are your other hobbies besides hairdressing?
Reading.

What has been the happiest day of your life, to date?
I have had many happy days and hope that I will have more of those days.

Favourite food and drink?  Italian food and milk.

Is there anything a friend once told you, and which you still remember and treasure?
Not everything that glitters is gold.

If you had to change your career, what would you do?
I would learn engineering and building bridges.

marnia news

This week we are speaking to Maria Tonna who is a Technician at TONI&GUY Malta.

What is your role within TONI&GUY?
Creative Technical Director

How did you get involved with TONI&GUY?
One of Gordon Mayo’s trainees joined the company I used to work for, and encouraged me to go and learn with Gordon who later became a master franchise for TONI&GUY Malta.

At which salon do you work?
I work for most of the salons in Malta but mainly I’m situated in the new brand essensuals in Gzira.

How long have you been working with TONI&GUY Malta?
All my life except for some years when I had my own salon.

What first attracted you to hairdressing?
Hair was always my admiration and I always believed that I could improve it.

Where do you get your inspiration?
Nowadays it’s very simple because TONI&GUY are continuously inspiring us by the latest looks from the London Fashion catwalks.

Where did you study?
Mostly with TONI&GUY in London, but I have travelled to Milan and Rome to further my studies.

What is your favourite hairstyle?
Short and blonde.

What is your favourite fashion/hairstyle trend at the moment?
Multicolour dip dyes.

What products would you recommend from the label.m range?
Volume Foam and Leave-in Conditioner.

How do you feel that fashion trends in Malta reflect the styles of Italy, the UK and Europe? What are the similarities and the differences?
Malta’s styles follow mostly the viewer’s ideas from magazines and TV either from Italy, the UK or Paris.

What are you favourite hair accessories?
Original colours that truly stand out.

What do you hope to see for TONI&GUY Malta in the future?
Having my own TONI&GUY or essensuals salon.

If you could cut anyone’s hair who would it be?
Johnny Depp.

What are your other hobbies besides hairdressing?
Swimming and partying.

What has been the happiest day of your life, to date?
When I was at the waterfall in Brazil, I felt like I was in heaven, that was in 2005.

And the worst?
Losing my parents.

Favourite food and drink?
Drinking wine and eating steak.

Is there anything a friend once told you, and which you still remember and treasure?
Yes, my friend warned me to keep your friends close and hold your enemies closer.

If you had to change your career, what would you do?
A business that can make a very big turnover.