“Change does not have to be scary. Hair grows and goes through change. So do we. Have fun with it."
Krista has been a member of the FRED. team for over 22 years. Her passion is for problem solving all hair types, but she has a soft spot for the curly haired. She approaches every head of hair not just to cut, but to sculpt. She knows wash and go hair does not have to be boring. It can be effortless with an edge. Kinky, curly, bouncy, frizzy, fly away, too much volume or not enough, Krista has the perfect solutions. If you have straight hair and desire curls, she also gives a fantastic perm. When you’re in her chair you feel heard, understood and cared for.
“Great hair is the difference between a good day and a bad one.”
With over 6 years on the FRED. team, Melissa has mastered skills in cutting, colouring and styling with a passion for multidimensional colour, blondes, balayage and tousled layers. Whether you’re looking for soft blended highlights or a complex colour transformation, Melissa is there for you. Melissa is also a pro at special event and editorial styling. If you are looking for sleek waves, perfect braids or a romantic updo, she delivers extraordinary results with great precision. Her friendly and relaxed personality will make you feel comfortable while in the chair and her skill will make you confident that you look amazing.
“There’s no problem a little red lipstick can’t fix”
As salon coordinator and licensed makeup artist Abigail’s passion is to ensure all clients leave the salon looking and feeling beautiful and glad they came. She makes sure the products you love are always available, that you feel like a valued guest whether it’s your first visit or 50th and ensures that every experience was the best it could be. Whether she’s doing social media, greeting clients, directing the salon flow, managing inventory, or doing makeup touches, she makes everything appear effortless.
“La belleza es como te sientes por dentro, y se refleja en tus ojos.”
Originally from Venezuela, Andrea is fluent in both Spanish and English. She came to Nova Scotia to study recreational therapy at Dalhousie University but decided to follow her passion for beauty. She joined the FRED. team in 2016 and has been honing her skills ever since. As both a makeup artist and a stylist, she is capable of delivering a total makeover, taking after her mentor, Fred. Colour is her main hair game. Rich, dark hues to platinum blonde, she delivers great results with every client.