Owner / Master Stylist
Silviya is originally from Bulgaria. She came to the United States in 2005 with a dream to open an upscale salon and spa. She got her cosmetology license in 2004 from the Charleston Cosmetology Institute and passionately created Silvia Salon and Spa in 2011. To help build her dream salon and spa she attended Inspiring Champions business classes. Silviya has participated in various styling competitions and traveled to the Orlando, Atlanta and New York City international hair shows. She believes in the power of continued education and is always working to improve her techniques.
ADDIE LILESEsthetician/Master Makeup Artist/Lash Artist
Addie was born and raised in Mt. Pleasant, SC. She has always had a passion for skincare growing up and received her Esthetics and Medical Esthetics license in 2010. She continued her education and is now a 2x certified Lash Extention Artist. Her most recent training is in Lash Lifts, which are the newest trend. Addie began her career working at a local beach resort on Isle of Palms, SC where she gained knowledge in all aspects of the industry. She enjoys being able to express her creativity through makeup application and lashing. Her goal is to make each client more confident and knowlegable, while enhancing their natural features.
Growing up in New Jersey, Michelle always had a passion for hair design. She decided to pursue this passion while living in Myrtle Beach by attending Strand College of Hair Design earning her certificate in Cosmetology, as well as other awards for excelling in various hair and makeup competitions. After completing her certification, Michelle did an apprenticeship under a Paul Mitchell educator, helping expand her knowledge along with her skill set and providing her with a newfound love for the Paul Mitchell brand. She enjoys keeping up with the latest trends and techniques in the beauty industry by attending hair shows around the country. Michelle moved to the area in August of 2016 and is excited to be able to grow as an artist, share her knowledge, and create amazing hair alongside the fabulous team here at Silvia's!
Amy first fell in love with the beauty industry while working as a salon assistant. She attended the Charleston Cosmetology Institute and became a licensed cosmetologist in 2011. Amy has attended various beauty conventions across the across the country and prides herself on being on the cutting edge of the latest hair trends. She came to Silvia’s in 2014 and has been enjoying sharing her passion for beauty with her clients.
Megan became a licensed cosmetologist in Ohio in 2002. She completed a two year apprenticeship at one of Cleveland’s top salons specializing in color and cutting. Megan moved to Charleston in 2007 where she worked at a local resort and became exceptionally skilled in bridal styling. She came to Silvia’s in 2014 and has enjoyed more opportunities to continue her education through in-salon education and traveling to international hair shows.
APRIL MIDDAUGHCreative stylist
April attended the Paul Mitchell School of Charleston and graduated in 2016 with her Cosmetology license. Since then April has attended various hair shows throughout the country including New York, Florida and Las Vegas. She loves all aspects of the beauty industry including her passion in HotHead Tape-In Hair Extensions. She continues her education to keep up with the latest trends and techniques while expanding her knowledge in the industry.
PAMELA DUNNSalon Assistant
Pamela was born and raised in Charleston, SC. She has had a lifelong passion for the beauty industry and spent much of her childhood practicing and shadowing in a salon. Pamela attended Paul Mitchell The School Charleston and graduated in 2019. She is excited about growing in the industry and building her clientele.