Director of Education & Medical Aesthetics Instructor
“I feel it’s so vital that students not only learn theoretical and practical skills within this industry but also soft skills and understanding the importance of having a high level of professionalism when facing challenges in a professional environment. But I think above all, I am most passionate about creating those connections and professional relationships with all the students and providing them continual support and guidance even after they graduate. That’s what I enjoy most about my career”
Ivana obtained her Esthetics Diploma from Niagara College, Canada as well as a Certificate in Laser and Advanced Skin Care Treatments and has been practicing Esthetics for over 10 years. A few years later, Ivana ventured into Toronto where she pursued a full time teaching position as an Esthetics Instructor at a Private Career College where she gained a foundation for strong leadership and interpersonal skills to then pass on to other professionals within the industry. Ivana is now our Director of Education & teaches part time in the Medical Aesthetics Program at Eden College and couldn’t be happier to be part of such a dynamic team! Ivana loves this career because she can not only mentor and teach students about this evolving industry but also enables her to pass on her knowledge and strong dedication and motivation to students.
What students are saying about Ivana:
“I was Ivana’s Medical Aesthetics student. I can describe Ivana as being a teacher that is very patient, a good listener,knowledgeable and always willing to guide and help her students in any situation. Ivana was always there to help pursue our dreams and never give up no matter how hard it gets.”-Dolores Santos
Hair Styling Instructor
Hello, my name is Laura. I’m the hairstyling instructor at Eden College Hair and Spa in Bolton, Ont. I’ve been in the hair industry for 30 years.
I’ve wanted to be a hairstylist for as long as I can remember. I had 2 aunts (Elda & Luciana) in the industry & was influenced by them. I especially love cutting hair, changing people’s feelings about themselves. Now I get to teach what I love, and pass on my knowledge and experience to my eager students.
What people are saying about Laura at Eden College-
“I have been seeing Laura and her various students for the past year. Such a friendly and supportive environment. Definitely worth a visit!”
Medical Aesthetics Instructor
After graduating at the top of her class in 2001 and receiving her esthetics diploma, Monica began her career as an esthetician.
Working in multiple day spas, becoming a spa manager and eventually a spa owner in one of Toronto’s most prestigious communities, Yonge and Eglinton.
With a passion for the industry and a love of people, Monica took her next step in her journey and entered into the education field.Presented with the opportunity to start an Esthetics Program for a private career college she took the plunge and has loved passing on her expertise and knowledge to her students ever since!
What people are saying about Monica at Eden College-
“Being able to help people feel better about themselves through my services is rewarding for me because having a positive body image means that you carry that positivity into your all aspects of your life and esthetics should be just that, helping you feel beautiful inside and outside.Plus guiding my students to success has been fulfilling to see as they then carry on this same attitude, passing it on to their clients, through expert care, one client at a time.”
Medical Aesthetics Instructor
“The beauty and skin care industry is full of so many opportunities, really taking your time and learning different techniques and information can take you places in the future! I love teaching, my job is very rewarding. I love to see my students strive and achieve their goals along with the knowledge that they haven’t acquired.”
Jaspreet has a great passion for skincare and loves to share her vast knowledge of the industry to help future students in their careers.
What people are saying about Jaspreet at Eden College-
“Jaspreet is always very educational and makes sure her clients always understand what products they are using and how to use them! Her facial techniques are great and she is always very gentle!”
Medical Aesthetics Instructor
Meet Sarah, our Medical Aesthetics instructor. After completing her diploma studies in Medical Aesthetics, Sarah went on to further her education by completing certificates in gel nails, acrylic nails, eyelash extensions and microblading. With an eclectic range of expertise, a passion for the industry and warm personality, Sarah welcomes students of all ages and provides an exceptional education leaving her students confident and prepared to enter the work force.
Deanna has enjoyed success in the Makeup Industry as an artist, manager and through countless years of freelance hours in this exciting trade. Her passion and creativity lead her to obtain a Diploma in Cosmetic Techniques and Management from Sheridan College in Oakville, Ontario. Through this program, Deanna graduated with Honours and received an award for Excellence in Portfolio Development and Design.
Upon graduating from Sheridan College,Deanna gained a lot of expertise in the industry through working for M.A.C. Cosmetics. While there, she took on a leadership role as a member of the management team for the majority of her time with the company. Deanna also obtained certifications through M.A.C. To perform demos, teach lessons, and apply makeup for runway and fashion shows. Through her career at M.A.C. she gained a foundation to motivate and direct others, and gained strong interpersonal, theoretical, practical and creative skills while keeping up with industry standards and trends.
“At the end of the day I truly hope that students are inspired to get creative, take artistic risks and ask questions. I want the students to thrive in all aspects of what the diverse makeup industry is all about including getting passionate about makeup, empowering and supporting each other, and learning the interpersonal skills to be successful and professional in this exciting industry.”