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Meet The Stylists
Sophie Angers is a “hair-effects expert” with more than 31 years of hair salon savvy and satisfied clientele. As the proud owner of Le Bigoudi Studio (that’s French for “curler”) Sophie brings out the best in her clients who come to her studio from across Toronto, seeking her flare for hair and smart sense of style! And the French charm of Sophie and her chic studio make for a lovely and relaxing salon experience! Located just steps north off the Danforth in East Toronto, Le Bigoudi brings you the best products around for all you hair care needs! Not only that, our salon offers amazing haircuts!
Le Bigoudi Studio is proud to be a Kevin Murphy Exclusive Salon, offering hair care services for a mixed clientele, spanning from adults to kids…and in between. As a Kevin Murphy Salon, it means that Le Bigoudi only uses Kevin Murphy products, known for their high quality shampoos, conditioners, colour and styling products. Sophie is known for creating fashionable looks, using her broad expertise in cuts and colour application, while being sensitive to offering timely service and competitive salon rates.
As a certified colour specialist, with a commitment to stay current with ongoing training and personal inspiration from the world of art, fashion and popular culture, Sophie’s appreciation for design, colour and image merge through her passion for photography. In just a few short years of study, Sophie has won a number of awards and recognition for her photos and she also offer’s her clientele photography services of their amazing new looks -on request.
For close to 20 years Sophie was based at a well known salon in Yorkville, working closely with a fashionable and demanding clientele who appreciated her precise skills with consultation, cut, colour, style and special-occasion hair design. In 2013, Sophie was inspired to open her own studio with the launch of Le Bigoudi welcoming both past clients and new friends to her salon. Today, Le Bigoudi is known as a chic and welcoming studio, conveniently located in Greek Town, just across from Greenwood Subway Station (there’s also ample street parking just around the corner). Keeping her clients needs and preferences top of mind, Sophie also has a focus to evolve her salon to offer more sustainable and green options. She offers on-line booking for added ease and convenience. With up-to-the minute magazines, ample product for purchase and new and unique bars and restaurants near-by…getting your hair done in this hood is relaxing and fun! For hair care that makes others stop and stare...be sure to check out Sophie and her team at the Le Bigoudi experience!
Jennifer Shearer has been a hairstylist since the year 2000. Her passion for hair began as early in life as she can remember. She has worked on many editorial fashion shows and photo shoots in the past with different brands such as Rusk & Aveda. This was the beginning of her passions for Upstyling and bridal hair. Moving to Toronto opened up a world of opportunity for Jennifer when she studied and advanced her skills at the Aveda Advanced Academy where she specialized in cutting. Shortly after she became an educator for the Academy where she was able to share her love of teaching and sharing ideas with others for a few years.
In 2010 Jennifer had her daughter and in 2012 her son which she then left the large salon environment to start her own wellness company Body Karma. With a focus on Beauty | Fitness | Health Coaching Jennifer is able to help empower individuals from the inside out. Jennifer is trilled to be working along side amazing talent at Le Bigoudi where the atmosphere is fun yet professional and helping people feel amazing when they walk away is one of the main intentions.
Jennifer loves working with all hair types but specializes in: Curly Hair | Short Hair | Creative colour | Balayage & Ombre Color | Upstyle’s
Jeff Jager has over 28 years experience in the hair industry in various roles.17 of those years working strictly as a colourist. Jeff also worked with Redken Canada as an educator 4 of those years teaching a national colour and know why program across Ontario and Quebec.
Having been an educator, Jeff feels strongly about continuing to upgrade his skills in all aspects of hairdressing. He has volunteered at Toronto Fashion Week and Fashion Alternative Toronto, Jeff's way of getting hands on experience with upcoming hair, make-up, and fashion trends.
His work has been seen on tv, film, and music videos. Jeff's philosophy with hair is to have an elegantly funky outlook. Classic lines with a bit of an edge. He believes in working with you, through consultation to find an individual style that can be easily recreated at home.