Liz – Cutting & Colouring
Liz is a rare breed of Kitsilano native. She has been a professional stylist and makeup artist for nearly fifteen years with training through Aveda, L’oreal, and advanced courses through the prestigious Sassoon Academy in Toronto, and the Bumble and Bumble University in NYC. Through these steps, she expanded on how to perfect the technique of precision hair cutting and has mastered the art of hair even further.
She’ll keep the conversation lively and will give you results that go above and beyond your expectations. She loves creating natural looking blondes, and specializes in fine hair cutting, layering long hair, and straight-razor bobs. She also enjoys men’s hair cutting. Not to mention she’s great with soft feminine up-styles for special occasions. Liz’s well rounded handle on hair will leave you feeling like you were truly cared for. And that is exactly what she aimed to do.
Nori – Cutting & Colouring
Nori has nearly twenty years of styling and technical experience under her belt. Combining skill with intuition, she is able to see her clients’ natural beauty and allow their style to unfold of itself. It is important to her that your hair will be easy to maintain and remains naturally beautiful. Nori is also a mother of two and loves talking and laughing with her clients, creating a comfortable and down-to-earth experience.
Her training includes Aveda, L’Oréal, and Vidal Sassoon, London. Nori’s long-time experience as a stylist results in being an expert in all facets of hair, from precision bobs to long luscious layering as well as men’s hair cutting, you will feel completely at ease in Nori’s hands.
Joshua – Cutting & Colouring
A warm and lovely smile will be the first thing you notice when Josh greets you, along with the feeling that you will be receiving the best of care. A graduate of John Casablanca, and a Semi Finalist in the prestigious Wella Trendvision, Josh has a keen eye for what will suit your face shape and skin tone. He is fastidious in his cutting, and aims for clean lines and precision in his outcome. From classic bobs to current trends, Josh will ensure you receive exactly what you’re looking for. Josh enjoys his Commercial Drive ‘hood but loves coming to Kitsilano to work at Prep Salon. He looks forward to meeting new clients as well as continuing to uphold fantastic services for his existing clientele.
Josh is now working over at our sister salon Poppy Hair Salon.
Ashley – Cutting & Colouring
Meet Ashley! She is an experienced stylist having began her formal education in 2013 at the Aveda Institute Vancouver and also having trained at the Aveda Academy. Ashley also continues her education by attending classes to help keep her up on new trends and techniques. Ashley is passionate about hair. Whether it be helping you maintain your long hair or a precision cut Ashley will provide a detailed consultation to help discover all of your specific needs. Ashley is also a talented colourist. Blondes, fashion hair, balayage and highlights or colour corrections, Ashley has the skills to make all your hair dreams come true! In her free time you can find her biking the sea wall or cruising the drive. She loves coffee, cats and craft beer.
Ashley is now working at our sister salon Poppy Hair Salon.
Kelsea – Cutting & Colouring
Kelsea is from Vancouver and graduated with honors from the Aveda Institute. Kelsea loves fashion colors, and playing with different colors on herself. She enjoys creating cool blondes and cutting long hair. Kelsea is known to create beautiful blow-outs as she has an eye for shape and what style looks best for a client’s face. She is also a make-up artist.
Kelsea offers excellent advice in changing your look, or will provide you great pointers on maintaining an easy style. Kelsea is our sunshine and puts love and style in everything she does.
Daniela – Cutting & Colouring
Daniela has always been involved in hair one way or another throughout her life.
Whether it was hair modelling at a young age in Milan, Italy or doing hair and makeup for gymnastics and dance competitions.
She is a JCI graduate and has also studied in Toronto at Vidal Sassoon academy. Having a good eye for what’s trending, she enjoys doing braiding and styling work. Her goal is making people feel beautiful through their expressions of hair.