The Professional Stylists and Beauty Care Technicians at Shear Paradise Salon & Spa come from many different States, learned their skills from a variety of locations and schools, with 100+ years combined experience. Our happy customer testimonials attest to their talents! Take a look below at their beauty salon specialties and Contact Us to schedule an appointment today!



Debbie Helm (Hair Stylist & Owner)

...originally from Illinois, then Wisconsin, now owns and operates Shear Paradise Salon in Osprey FLorida.  As a Licensed Cosmetologist, she enjoys making people “look and feel younger.”   She combines the elements of cut, color and products achieving results that are flattering for clients facial structure, body type and personal style.  Whether a modern or classic look, Debbie makes sure to keep up with the most current techniques to help her customers look their best!


Angel York (Hair Stylist - Facials  - Face & Body Wax - Tint Eye Lashes & Brows)
…is originally from Michigan and she came to Florida for family, fun and sun in paradise. She attended Fashion Focus Hair Academy and has been a cosmetologist for a number of years locally. She has been doing hair for 9+ years now locally. Her favorite hair services are highlights, color and cutting. In addition to hair and body waxing, Angel is also providing facials at the salon using the Rhonda Allison line of products. She looks forward to helping you with her full line of services



Kristine Pavlock (Hair Stylist)
… has been a Cosmetologist for 20+ Years and owned her own Salon in Concord, Massachusetts for 9 years.

She specializes in Color, Corrective, Fine and Curly Hair.  She also provides facial waxing.  She takes a great deal of pride in her work and through continuing education keeps up to date on the latest styles and trends.

Elizabeth Earp (Hair Stylist)
 has been in the beauty industry for 30 years now. The thing that she finds most rewarding is making people look and feel good about themselves. The best compliment to her is someone else complements her work. She also attends regular training classes to keep up with the latest trends. Elizabeth looks forward to seeing you and using her skills to make you look and feel good.


Jennifer England ( Hair Stylist )

...Jennifer and her family are originally from Virginia, they made the move to Sarasota in 2017 and couldn’t be happier! Jennifer comes to Shear Paradise Salon with over 20 years of experience as a hairstylist. She believes in thorough consultation and works with a variety of coloring and cutting techniques to reach her clients desired results and needs while keeping the hair as healthy as possible.  In her time away from the salon you will likely find Jennifer and her family on their boat!

Marilyn Loomis (Nail Tech)
…originally from Oklahoma, is a graduate of Fashion Focus Hair Academy in Sarasota, FL.  She has over 8 years experience as a Nail Technician specializing in Pedicures, Manicures, Gel Nails and all the latest OPI Gel Colors. Marilyn’s professionalism and enjoyment of the work she does shows through by the number of loyal clientele she has developed at Shear Paradise Salon.



Amy Trinh  ((Nail Tech, permanent makeup, eyelash extensions & body wax)

...has been in the beauty industry for over 20 years. Owning her own business for most of that time. Amy truly loves what she does and the best reward is to see a smile on her clients face after the service. Knowing she just made some one look better and feel better is her motivation everyday.  She offers natural manicures and pedicures to dipping powders, gel nails, nail art, nails enhancements and specialize in healthy odor free nails. Love waking up looking gorgeous? Amy is also a Permanent Makeup Artist. From eyebrows to eyeliners to lip blush and other services. Come on down and let us pamper you.

Karen Silverberg (Massage Therapist #MA71005)



Kim Costin (Massage Therapist #MA84504)

For appointments with Kim book online at or call 802-522-9025


Kim Keitchen ( Receptionist) back from retirement and looking forward to re-connecting with all of our clients as well as welcoming new ones.


Linda Bergen  (Receptionist)
....Originally from Minnesota, Linda has been a permanent resident of Florida since 2005.     She is an accomplished watercolor artist which overlaps her love of fashion and style.  Her background  as a personal assistant and estate manager makes her a great match as one of our receptionists.