Interview – Svetlana Debono
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?
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?
What is your favourite fashion/hairstyle trend at the moment?
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?
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.