Michelle has been a stylist for many years, and has a great love for her industry. She has competed in hair competitions and mentored many young stylist over the years. Michelle continues to teach and motive her staff as she brings her years of experience to technically and personally help each and every stylist excel in their careers. Ask Michelle what she loves best about her job and she'll say "The look on her clients face when she does a total makeover and gives them a fresh new look" which she's famous for.
Tara has been working and growing in the hair industry for 7 years now. She specializes in blondes and balayage’s, and loves to see the way hair colour can transform her clients look! She is always taking classes to advance her knowledge of the industry! She has so much passion for hair and can’t wait to see you in her chair!
Kelli began her hair journey with the current owner of Headwaze, Michelle in 2004. She was an assistant to Michelle while going through the hair program at John Casablanca's. After completing school she set out to continue her education and stay current with the trends. Kelli is known for her color cock-tailing, giving you that color that is perfect for your skin tone. She is also known for her bright coppers & reds. She is another great addition to the salon.
Meet The Burnaby Team
Elyse has been a stylist at Headwaze since 2012. She graduated from the VCC Hair Design program and attends many classes to update her skills and keep up with current trends every year. She is very knowledgeable in home care and specializes in curly and thick hair but loves to work with all hair types. Whether it's funky or natural colours, short or long haircuts or gorgeous updos and styling for weddings or special events, Elyse takes a lot of pride in her work. Her favorite part of being a hair stylist is changing someone's whole outlook on themselves and giving them the confidence to take on anything!
Carly has been at headwaze since 2016. She has a love and wide knowledge of beauty and fashion, specializing in bleach outs, cuts and any color of the rainbow. Carly is always updating her education, she has graduated the Kevin Murphy sessions stylist program and is the Joico salon ambassador for the Headwaze team. Whether you like a more natural or alternative look she can help give you the hair of your dreams!
Giulia has been with Headwaze for 8 years. She assisted for Michelle for 4 years and graduated hair school in 2017. Giulia absolutely loves creating looks that are on trend and she loves making her clients feel welcomed and beautiful whenever they are in her chair. She specializes in all things blonde & loves to see the way colour can transform the hair. Giulia can’t wait to create the ultimate hair goals with you next!
Being a hairstylist has been an amazing and rewarding experience for Kamie. She really loves building relationships with her clients and making them feel confident & beautiful after every appointment. Trends are always changing therefore She’s always learning and embracing new things so she can be the best stylist possible. After 10 years behind the chair she can confidently say “hair is my passion and I love creating new master pieces everyday.”
Sadie graduated the hair design program at London school in 2018 after moving to Vancouver from Virginia. Sadie is passionate about helping people feel happy and confident which inspires her love of hairstyling. Sadie especially enjoys blending beige blondes, bobs, and specialises in creating volume in fine hair. In her free time , Sadie enjoys reading, music, theater, and most of all spending time with her family.
Tammie is a graduate of the top aesthetic school in Vancouver, Blanche McDonald. She is very well known, and has a great reputation for skin care, make up, and not to mention her eye for the best eyebrows in town. It is her goal to not only treat but also educate her clients. She strives to make her clients look and feel amazing! Whether its your nails, make up, skin care or all of the above Tammie will take care of you. This with her passion and customer service has made her extremely successful and reputable in her industry. http://www.flirtesthetics.com
Isabel is a 2x certified lash technician. Previously, she had been working out of her home based studio and she is very excited to start this journey with the Headwaze team. Over the past couple of years she has gained a strong passion for the beauty industry, and truly believes in the benefits of this industry and what it has to offer. She became a lash tech because she loves making others feel beautiful and confident in their own skin. Isabel is very excited to join the team and meet all the lovely clients at Headwaze!
Jenna is currently enrolled in the hairdressing program at Vancouver Community College. While she is in school she is working alongside the stylists at Headwaze for added training in the hair industry. In her free time you will find Jenna playing hockey or getting crafty sewing and scrap booking.
Jorja graduated for the London School of Nails in 2020. She has had a passion for doing nails and practicing her craft ever since she can remember. Her favorite part about being a nail tech is having the ability to create fun and colorful designs that put a smile on her clients faces. Jorja specializes in EnVoge gel nails, acrylic sets and shellac manicures. She cant wait to meet you and bring your nail visions to life!