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Walking into a salon to get a haircut should be a very easy, stress free task for everyone. Unfortunately this can be a very difficult, stressful and scary situation for those who have a BFRB. People with trichotillomania/dermatillomania will often not get a haircut for many years because of the shame and embarrassment they feel.

Constantly pulling hair creates small to large bald spots which can cause low self-esteem, especially for girls/women. Many pickers also have scars and marks, which many try to hide with makeup, expensive creams and ointments. We are looking to add a list of educated makeup artists who are willing to teach tricks/ have a safe space for people with BFRB’s to learn and get their makeup done.

The following hair stylists/salons are SAFE spaces, with KNOWLEDGEABLE professionals who were recommended and personally talked to by CBSN.

If you are interested in joining our list please email info@canadianbfrb.org. Help us educate more salons and erase the stigma!


ONTARIO

Jenny Bell Markham/Stouffville area – Contact Jenny directly here: 647-330-2355 or  jennibelle23@ yahoo.ca

Robyn LubelskiToronto (Yonge & Eglinton) – Works from the privacy of her home.
Contact Robyn at: robyn.lubelski @collega.com

Alexis Hair Experts – Toronto (Avenue Rd & Eglinton West)  – Private rooms for hair cuts etc. Contact: 416.483.3339 or http://women.alexishairexperts.com/home  (Ask for HELEN & say Sarah from CBSN sent you!)

Caryl Baker VisageOttawa, Rideau Centre (613) 230-2212  – Staff are knowledgeable about both trich & derm – Ask for either the Manager, Koreena (who has trich!) or Melissa (Mal)

Hair Junkie by FADS SalonOttawa, Ask for Chrystal: (613) 565-0123 or http://www.hairjunkie.ca

Maestro’s Hair Studio – Sarnia, 640 Cathcart Blvd, Ask for Hetty: (519) 344-2216

ALBERTA

Kix Hair & BodyCold Lake, AB – Unit 3, La plaza Mall
Contact Stacey: 1-780-594-4463

NOVA SCOTIA

Ultra Hair Solutions – Halifax,  Contact: Devera Graves, 902-429-8300 or http://www.ultrahair.ca/en/