The Ardino team is constantly learning new skills, shearing with one another to grow and develop new techniques and ideas. These skills are transferred to our clients offering them a sophisticated fashion conscious edge that the Ardino team is renowned for. This combined creative force makes them leaders in the industry and their individual creative expression is limitless.
Meet our team
SENIOR CUTTER & COLOUR SPECIALIST since 2013
Ariel is a versatile, interactive and precise senior stylist whose fine-tuned skill set ensures that every one of his clients receives a uniquely and tailored experience. His personable demeanour and attention to detail in all that he does has come to fruition through his media experience, he has worked in the world of fashion, TV, theatre, films, commercials, fashion productions and advertising campaigns for Argentina´ s most important clothes brands for over 15 years.
Something clients usually said is: “I want to look gorgeous but I do not want people to think that I have spent one hour at the hair salon”. That is why I think the key to everything lies in being able to establish the right balance between hair styling techniques and fashion.
EMERGING STYLIST / COLOURIST and EXTENSIONS SPECIALIST since 2013
Emerging Stylist Gabriella is a cheerful and vibrant injection into the Ardino team. With an abundance of energy and positivity, Gab’s clients always leave the salon feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Hairdressing since 2011 and having completed numerous courses – there is no denying that Gab’s skills as a cut and colourist are of the highest calibre. She’s a stylist with a passion for big, bouncy blowdries and a love for styles that enhance the natural texture of the hair.
“I love working one-on-one with my clients. Whether it’s a total transformation or maintenance and upkeep, I always love to keep them looking refined, on-trend and fashion forward. My goal is to produce stylish, seasonal looks that enhance the unique beauty of my clients.”
Gabby has an high regard for personalised service, tailoring her technique to each and every one of her client’s needs. She consistently goes above and beyond to achieve the desired results for her cuts and colours, always giving her own personal VIP treatment and making sure to keep her client’s hair feeling luxurious and high end. As a colourist, her strengths lie in beautiful creamy, clean blondes with soft balayage. Gabby has an incredible ability to cut and style in harmony with the natural texture of her client’s hair, ensuring that after a service with her, you will always feel like your most amazing self.
SENIOR STYLIST / COLOURIST / EXTENSIONS EXPERT since 2010
Senior cutter and colour expert in the Ardino Team, Wagner has developed his hairdressing skills within the company’s sort after education programs, earning his place on the glamorous Ardino’s floor. Fun, creative and directional with a youthful injection is how Wagner approaches his work making his clients religiously sit back in his chair on a weekly basis.
An extremely creative yet talented hairdresser who has an army of clients that request his expertise in colour. His clientele entrust his judgement and let him work his magic. Beautiful blow dries with a sexy bounce are his signature, with clients requesting his personal touch all the time.
HEAD COLOURIST / ARDINO EXPERT since 2008
EDITORIAL STYLIST / CREATIVE DIRECTOR
As a Creative Director, Maria has carved her niche into the hair industry. She is a regular at international fashion weeks, and a celebrity favourite. Maria is high in demand.
She is the driving force of creativity for her beloved salon, Maria leads her team to be the very best that they can be – leading by example. Maria is constantly pushing the boundaries of creativity which has seen her working in the hairdressing industry for over two decades. Constantly travelling throughout the year to run educational workshops and work as hair director on runway shows. Her energy and dedication are inspiring.
Maria has made the Ardino’s loyal clientele seek the teams international education and experience in hair seeing them as experts and leaders in the marketplace.
HEAD AESTHETICIAN/ DERMAL THERAPIST
Having a decade of professional experience, Katie has truly seen it all when analysing skin. Katie’s warmth and understanding of her clients need and passion for her craft is transpired to her clientele.
Here is Maria, creative director of Ardino Salon showcasing her cutting skills in this tutorial for the perfect bob.
ARDINO 02 9331 3220
40 Oxford St Paddington Sydney NSW 2021