Exhale Spa & Salon will strive to provide you with the finest guest service & products in a professional atmosphere, catering to the body, mind and spirit. Our estheticians & therapists will introduce you to home care products to compliment your daily routine. Choose from a mini-escape to a full day of benefits.

Patricia M. Ristich 

Master Stylist, Master Colourist, Master Judge

"Entrepreneur of the Year" for York Region 2003

Founder of the award winning Wellington House Spa for Hair in 1972, and founder of Exhale Spa and Salon in 2003, Patricia is an entrepreneur in every sense of the word. She is an appointed Gold Level National Hair Judge and a member of the Judges Panel of Canada since 1993. Patricia is also the Ontario Representative and the National Technical Chairperson for Skills Canada.

Patricia is a dynamic and experienced award winning hair stylist with the skill and techniques required for the best results. In a one on one personal consultation, her artistic ability to visually interpret and apply the most suitable style created for your individual needs is exceptional.

Patricia has spent her life volunteering and raising money for many causes; Big Sisters, The Cancer Society, Hospice, South Lake Regional, Country Day School, Pickering College, Breast Cancer and since opening Exhale Spa and Salon in 2003, we have focused on the local cause, Coats for Kids in Bradford, Ontario and have provided thousands of children with winter warmth. Thank you so much for your ongoing support.


Nicole O’Sullivan

Make-up Artist/Colourist/Stylist

Come in and enjoy a complete makeover by Nicole Micucci.  Nicole holds many certifications in hair and makeup,  graduating from Georgian College receiving her diploma in Hairstyling as well as a certificate from Complexions International School of Makeup Artistry.

Nicole has been in the beauty industry for 15 years and is a fully licenced hairstylist.With a very unique talent Nicole specializes in eyebrow shaping and styling.

We are very proud of Nicole, she won 1st place in the 2016 ABA (Allied Beauty Association) Evening Glamor Makeup competition and in April of 2017 Competed in the World International Makeup Competition in Germany in 2017 placing in the top 15 in the world.

Nicole specializes in bridal, proms and special occasion makeup. Recently married she lives in Mount Albert with her husband and dog Haley.  She enjoys, travel Yoga walking, swimming and the gym. 


Kristina Trout

Part-Time Receptionist

With a friendly and positive attitude, Kristina is passionate about taking the time for each individual client, adhering to their unique and specific needs.

She takes extra care in helping them to choose the right services that will meet their requirements. 

Kristina is married with two children, and enjoys spending time travelling, swimming and growing her clothing business, which is available at Exhale Spa & Salon. 


Anthony Watson

Jeannine Paulos 

Registered Massage Therapist

Relax with a soothing or therapeutic massage from one of our highly experienced massage therapists, Jeannine Paulos.

Jeannine grew up in Bradford and has been with Exhale since 2007. She is a certified massage therapist from CDI College with additional certification as a Hot Stone Massage Therapist.

Now living in Innisfil with her family she loves being a mom and volunteering at her children’s school.

Jeanine enjoys walking, Yoga and travelling to Portugal every year.


 

Martina Hausman 

Registered Massage Therapsist

Martina completed a Bachelor of Arts degree from McMaster University in 1999 and then went on to obtain her Massage Therapy Certification in 2001 as well as a Bachelor of Education in Health Studies in 2016.

She has been working as a Massage Therapist for the past 16 years and has taken courses in Pregnancy/Labour/Birth, Reiki Level 1, Pathways to Pain and Sports Massage: The Runner. She has done seminars, lectures and workshops on Lymphatic Drainage, Benefits of Massage Therapy, Stretching and Flexibility and Baby Massage in various locations including clinical settings, health shows, corporate companies, recreation centers, sporting stores (The Running Room) and schools.

“Being able to help people relax and maintain a pain-free lifestyle is very rewarding. Happiness starts with feeling healthy. Massage Therapy is not only for people with an existing issue, it is also a great way to prevent injury or chronic pain and maintain a happy, healthy lifestyle.

My focus is on treating and educating using massage techniques and modalities including Myofascial Release, Lymphatic Drainage, Swedish Massage, Trigger-point Therapy, and Joint Mobilization; as well as home-care and remedial exercise instruction in order to maintain or achieve a state of relaxation and well-being.“


Laura Weening

Registered Massage Therapist 

Bio coming soon...


Cancellation Policy

If you need to reschedule or cancel your appointment, please give us 24 hours notice. There will be a 25% service charge applied to all missed appointments or those cancelled without 24 hours notice. 

Punctuality: Your experience begins when you walk through our door. We ask that you arrive 15 minutes before your appointment time. Allow yourself this luxury to unwind and we promise it will only enhance your treatment. 

Gratuities: Spa treatments do not include gratuities. In appreciation for outstanding service, gratuities may be given to the staff at your discretion. You may leave a cash tip with your therapist or technician at the end of your session, or if you are paying by cash you may include it with your payment. Gratuities may  not be paid with bank or credit cards.

Finally... We kindly request that you leave your cell phones, pagers and children at home so all guests can enjoy their time at Exhale.



Anthony Watson

Anthony Watson

"International Platform Artist" 

Co-founder of Exhale Spa and Salon in 2003, International Redken Performing Artist and Educator at the prestigious NYC 5th Avenue Redken Academy, New York, NY, Anthony invites you to experience his talent for the art of hair design, coloring and "hair dressing". 

You've seen him on City TV's CityLine - Fashion Friday's with Marilyn Dennis, Much Music, Breakfast Television, Toronto's Fashion Focus, Strut magazine, Canadian Hairdresser and Salon Magazine as well as many local and national chairty events. He's exceptional.

Anthony will create a personalized image from any canvas whether it is "silk" or "burlap", respecting natural hair movement, individual head form, life style, physique, skin tone, and ability. Whether it is Fashion Forward, Avant-Garde, Classic, Romantic, or Natural,. Anthony will help you project the image that says "YOU'RE" the best!


Jasmine Goff

Colourist/Stylist 

 Jasmine has been with Exhale Spa & Salon for over a year as one of our stylists and is currently in our apprenticeship program working her way towards certification.  You will see Jasmine around the salon, cutting & styling hair, assisting the master stylists with colour techniques, providing relaxing head massages and making customers feel at home.

Jasmine completed her diploma at Pro Image Hair Academy in 2014. In addition she has completed a number of courses such as Redken’s Cutting & Working with Curly Hair and Joico’s Colour Classes.  She continues to attend hair competitions and conventions to keep up on current trends.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.  She also uses her creative flair to paint, crochet, or doing a little karaoke.


Kate deVries 

Spa Coordinator 

Making your Spa Experience at Exhale Spa & Salon for our guests is Kate's number one priority.

With busy lives and schedules, all you need to do is call Exhale Spa and Kate will do all the preparations for a fabulous Exhale spa day, whether you are thinking of a Birthday for your mother, father, sister, brother or friend, Kate will set your day to Exhale with delicious treats from Exhale’s Bistro 281 and it's daily specials and/or one of our amazing head to toe hair and body treatments from our superior service providers in our Spa & Salon.

Kate has the ability to guide you, our guest, to that perfect day no matter what your celebration is....you deserve it!! Come and enjoy your special day with Kate and all of us at Exhale Spa & Salon.


Nicole Billett

Registered Massage Therapist

Nicole Billett has been an enthusiastic and dedicated massage therapist since 2004.

She is committed to help meet your goals, whether to restore your body to function, manage chronic pain, or renew yourself through relaxation.

As well as utilizing classic Swedish and Deep Tissue techniques, Nicole has taken courses in Prenatal Massage, Hot Stone, Lymphatic Drainage and Aromatherapy to name a few. In future, she will continue to add new skills for client centred care.

Outside of work, Nicole is an enthusiastic cook, swimmer, reader and traveller who loves the arts and visits as many galleries, theatres, and museums as she can.

"now exhale, slowly and deeply" 


Shannon Marchand

 Registered Massage Therapist 

Bio coming soon...


Anayeli Vazquez

 Nail Technician

Sit back and relax in our over sized recliners while Ana pampers you with her relaxing spa manicures and pedicures. Using her creative talents she provides colour and excitement to every occasion at Exhale Spa & Salon with her hand made decorations that you will see adorning the spa.

Ana attended college as an English Teaching Instructor and in addition achieved the highest recognition and award throughout her school years. She plans to continue her education at Georgian College (aesthetics) while at Exhale Spa & Salon.

Originally from Mexico, Ana is fluent in Spanish & English. She has 3 little girls with her husband and in her spare time she enjoys traveling, reading and watching comedies and romantic films.


Yuliya Sokolskaya 

Aesthetician

Pampering our clients from head to toe is Yuliya's speciality.  Yuliya brings a wealth of experience and provides a variety of services such as basic & specialty facials, waxing, manicures and pedicures. 

In addition to her certification from the European Beauty School in Toronto, she also has her licence in Esthetics and cosmetology from the Cosmetology Association in Halifax in Nova Scotia and a diploma in Esthetics from the School of Beauty in Tel-Aviv in Israel.

Yulyia has one daughter and is married.  She enjoys reading and learning about new innovations in the field of beauty. She is also fluent in English, Russian & Hebrew.Bookings: Booking your spa visit early will help you get the treatment and time you desire.