Melissa Purcell is a designer hairstylist based out of Tomax Hairworks in Etobicoke, Ont. She's been in the industry since 2009 and has the passion to strive. She loves creating infinite possibilities threw photoshoots, magazines, competitions and of course behind the chair.
She's won 5 competitive trophies in North America. Melissa has done the hair for Cirque Du Soleil for the pan am games and for N.Y. fashion week. She's worked on the campaign for Toronto mens and womens fashion week as well as Fashion Shoot Extravaganza . Her work has been published in several magazines including Vogue UK. She is a master colorist and with all of her background, it ignited her to become a brand educator.
Melissa never stops doing what she loves, which is hair. It's given her infinite opportunities and she doesn't plan to stop there. She loves educating herself and always feels recharged with new techniques and tricks. She can't wait to see what's coming next!
Melissa and I have worked together on countless Fashion Editorials, and I'd be more than happy to continue working together! Her attention to detail with the looks is outstanding and she's really able to capture the hair look we are going for every time. Melissa also works very quick and efficiently, so she's also an amazing hair stylist for runway shows and events as well. Her looks are always creative and she can come up with new suggestions to make the hair ideas better and come to life.