Melissa Caci

Owner / Senior Stylist

Melissa is a senior stylist with 21 years of experience in hair, following in the footsteps of her father, who was a hairstylist and the owner of Puressence Spa Salon. She has taken her passion for making people look and feel her best all the way to Bermuda for a short period of time, but has now taken on the role of  salon owner here at The Next Gen Salon and Spa.

Specialty: Melissa  specializes in creating beautiful blondes and is certified in Hot Heads, a non-damaging tape in extension method. She loves all things Aveda, but her go-to is the Damage Remedy-Daily Hair Repair which is a product that instantly detangles, repairs and protects against heat.

Klaine Capistrano


Klaine graduated from the Aveda Institute in Winnipeg in 2019 and has been perfecting her skills ever since.

She loves all cuts involving a lot of texture and layering like shags. Those that see Klaine describe her as meticulous. Her eye for detail and her passion for precision shines in her cuts for men. Many clients arrive having no idea what to do with their hair but Klaine succeeds in a complete transformation. She strives to give the very best service to each and every one of her clients.

Alyssa Nicols


Alyssa is a licensed esthetician with 10 years of experience. She delivers only the best to her clients. Alyssa loves all things nails, specifically gel nail enhancements and gel manicures. One of her specialties also includes a very gentle but thorough sugaring experience using SugarSMAC body sugar.

Favourite Products: Alyssa is passionate about using and recommending naturally derived products on her clients, her favourite products would be the Aveda Cherry Almond collection, specifically the body lotion. Alyssa develops personal connections with each of her clients and can’t wait to have you in her chair.

Alithea Obtial

Esthetician: First Year Apprentice

“Hi, my name is Alithea, Thea or T for short! My journey has just started, but I can’t wait for what’s in store!”

Alithea is a 2020 graduate of MC College and our newest Esthetician. Alithea is enthusiastic and has a long list of ‘Loves’ in esthetics. What started as an initial love of nails in school, soon grew to hair removal and skincare topping her list of favourite services to do. Since joining The NextGen Salon & Spa, she has added lash extensions and brow shaping to her list.

She is a first generation Filipina, coming to Canada from the Philippines in 2004. She enjoys watching movies, long drives, playing games and spending time with her friends and family.