Salon owner, respected educator and mentor, Maria Aggelonitis is a master of hair design

Her attentiveness to the latest trends in advanced cutting, creative finishing, and long hair techniques, sets her apart as one of the city's premier stylists. With over 30 years of experience, Maria continues to travel throughout North America teaching and educating hair stylists, students and her clients on the latest trends, techniques, and hair care.

Owner of salon, Hair Design by Maria located in Toronto; Maria is passionate about creating styles to suit her client's individual needs. As an industry leader and freelance educator, Maria is known for her youthful energy, exceptional skills as an artist, and progressive hair design.

Educator of twenty-six years at the renowned Martin Parsons | Intermar Productions, Maria brings dynamic stage presence to her students, while sharing her vast knowledge and innovative skills of the industry.

Maria's versatile background in salon management, television, editorial work, pageant and competition hair, has prepared her for the fast-paced industry that changes with each season. Maria continues to sharpen her technique through ongoing education, and showcases this as a platform artist.


Maria offers private seminars, for licensed hair stylists and salon owners looking to polish their techniques. Maria will custom design a program to fit your individual needs. Lessons may include, cutting and long hair, up-styles and special occasion hair, avant-garde looks, and day-to-day styles. Seminars can be held at your salon, or at Hair Design by Maria.

Contact Maria today for further information, and to schedule your private seminar.

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Maria continues to work with, and train pageant contestants of world-renowned competitions including Miss Canada and Miss Universe. Winners, Sara Ghulum (Miss Canada), and Neelam Verma (Miss Canada, Universe) are a few of the pageant winners Maria has worked with over the years.

Maria's editorial work has been featured in Wedding Bells, Holt Renfrew, and Chatelaine. Her television appearances include makeover segments on LIFE Network.

Giving back to the community is an important aspect of Maria's business. She supports a number of local and national charities and fundraisers, including: Locks of Love, Run for the Cure, Geneva Centre for Autism Foundation, Teachers Helping Teachers Canada, Eppleworth Adult Centre, and Franklin Community School.