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Get to Know Our Team

The Beauty Refinery believes that our customers leave happy if we greet them with a smile. Our amazing team of professionals have been crafting the hottest trends and we’re here to provide you with the personalized attention you need. Everyone deserves to look dashing — pop into our Beauty Salon and see what we have to offer!


Tanya Thomas

Owner and Permanent Makeup Artist

Tanya is the leading permanent makeup artist in Windsor Essex County and your #1 expert for all your permanent makeup related needs.

Her professional skills and experiences provide her with a keen sense for this specialty trade along with an “artistic eye” to specialize in creating a natural symmetrical color and balanced look. 

Tanya’s conservative approach and attention to detail will help you look and feel beautiful…permanently.

Tanya insists on the highest standards of safety, including the use of the most modern, innovative and effective equipment, topical anesthetics, disposable instruments and quality pigments.

Tanya has been in business in business for over 7 years and has 20+ plus certifications under her belt. She has trained with the top Permanent Makeup Artists in the industry. She have trained all over from LA to Las Vegas to NYC. 

Tanya is only performing Permanent Makeup in salon at this time.

She is no longer performing add on services, skin and laser services. Client can book in with our Medical Esthetician for all other services. 

Contact the salon at 519-735-6245 to book with her today or by clicking online booking on the main page. 


Francesco Oliverio

Owner and Master Hairstylist

Francesco is a experienced hairstylist known for his  sleek, modern looks inspired by his years of work experience and training in Toronto, ON.

If you're looking to have the latest in hair look no further. Get professional insight on a look that would be perfect for you. Speak with our expert Hairstylist, Blond Specialist Francesco, for any input or guidance. 

Francesco most recently completed Glassbox Barbering Training  and Vidal Sasson Cutting Training in 2022.

Book your visit today — you won’t believe you waited until now to look this good! Contact the salon at 519-735-6245 to book with him today.

He is currently accepting new clients. Clients can also book online by clicking online booking on the main page. 


Celina Giacalone

Master Hairstylist

Celina is an incredible and experienced hairstylist. Celina works independent of the salon. Feel free to contact her at 519-817-0060 to speak with her directly. Currently Celina is only taking referrals from her existing clientele and is currently not taking new clients.


Krystal Souilliere

Medical Esthetician

Krystal is a certified medical esthetician with over 10 years of experience in the esthetic industry. Krystal has worked at some of the city's most prominent spas and has a long list of qualifications. 

She is a certified on many different lasers such as Venus, Light Sheer & Cynosures newest machines microneedling with RF Potenza & EliteIQ.

 She has been an educator with Ellebana Canada mastering lash lifts and brow lamination. She also is a spray tan artist. Other certifications include belaMd, world PRP , hydrafacial, v2 beauty booster, tattoo removal, IPL , chemical peels and so much more

She is a master in all things skin with certifications with company's such as Colorscience, Vivier, Skin Ceuticals, GLo mineral makeup, ZO and more.  

Krystak is in charge of all skin services, lasers and add on services within the salon.


Kristy Varga


Looking for the perfect Esthetician? Stop looking right now. Kristy with over 18 years of experience works magic every single day, on everyone she services. Don’t believe us? Drop in, take a seat and discover for yourself.

Manicures, Pedicures, Bio Sculture, Gel Polish, Waxing and more. She will be working independent of the salon part time 3 days per week in salon and is accepting new clients. Please contact her directly at 519-816-2803 or by clicking the link below.


Marina Tsagaris

Master Hairstylist

Marina Tsagaris is a talented hairstylist with 8 yeas of experience who specializes in color. She also works in digital media and education for Oligo Professional. 

Marina works independent of the salon. Feel free to contact her at 519-995-4323 to speak with her directly. She is currently not taking on new clients.


Julia Rogers

Junior Hairstylist

Julia Rogers is our newest hire. She is a junior hairstylist. She graduated from St. Clair College in August of 2022, She has been working in the hair field for 10 months assisting our very own Marina and has been growing her knowledge and love for this career.

Since graduation she has taken multiple in person color theory classes. She loves to express herself through her clients hair, she has always been an artistic person whether it be drawing, makeup, painting, or hair.

She will be assisting Francesco starting February 2023 and will be taking on her own new clients. Julia can be booked by calling the salon or via online booking.


Sarah Alexandra

Makeujp Artist & Certified Esthetician

Sarah Alexandra has been a professional makeup artist of 10+ years and is also a certified esthetician, artist of all mediums & tattoo apprentice.

▪️From studying Fine Art in university, she decided to pursue her love of beauty and art as a career in 2013 and went on to study at the world-renowned makeup school, The Blanche Macdonald Centre, graduating from their Global Makeup program top of her class.

▪️After living in Vancouver, moving to Toronto & working as a pro team makeup artist for companies such as Inglot, MAC, Benefit and Anastasia Beverly Hills, she decided to turn her focus to her freelance career. She wanted to grow her skill set further, pursued her studies and obtained her Esthetician diploma.

▪️In 2022, she won 1st place NYX Cosmetics’ national makeup competition and was named NYX’s Upcoming Artist.

She prides herself in her ability to connect with clients, create glamorous makeup looks that enhance the wearers natural beauty and provide the best service always. She loves being able to use her imagination and create art and tattoo designs, along with characters/special FX makeup looks perfect for tv, film or any event/occasion.

Since beginning her career in the beauty and esthetics industry and now - extremely excitedly - tattooing, She has been praised for her attention to detail, friendly and attentive personality and ability to provide a wonderful experience to her clients every time.

She will be joining TBR part time as a esthetician and makeup artist. She will be be providing facials, body treatments, waxing, makeup, lash lifts, teeth whitening, manicures + pedicures, tattoos ( coming soon ) and much much more.


Dakota Rouse 

Medical Esthetician

Everyone who books an appointment with Dakota, our newest Medical Esthetician, finds that with great dedication to the craft, comes unmatched perfection. Skill combined with a unique talent for bringing out the beauty, are why clients will want to come back to them time and again. Book an appointment and discover what she can do for you.

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