Q. How did you get into hair?
A. From a young age I was colouring my Barbie's hair with markers, and cutting it into different styles, that passion continued on throughout my life and I knew this industry made sense for me! Making people feel good about themselves inside and out is something I have always loved to do.
Q. What do you love about the hair industry?
A. What I love about this industry is the judgement free environment of self expression. Either as a stylist or as the client, being out of the box and thinking different is something to admire and hold onto.
Q. Top 3 products available at GUIDE?
A. Shu Uemura Essense Absolue hair oil, Shu Uemura Texture Wave spray powder and Shu Uemura Urban Moisture hydrating mask.
Q. What kind of hair are you known for?
A. Bright fashion colours, and balayages
Q. What foods can't you live without?
A. Popcorn/chips and Thai food
Q. How do you spend your downtime?
A. With friends or relaxing at home with family.
Q. What is your personal style?
A. I like to keep it fun and playful, using patterns and bright colours to change things up!
Q. What is your fav local business?
A. Pancho's Pizza, it's where I got my first job and gained the understanding of what a great boss and team of employees looks like.
Q. Do you have any recommended reading or watching?
A. Alice in Wonderland was a nice easy read while I was traveling through Thailand and Australia. Recently I feel in love with the show Peaky Blinders. My all time favourite movies are the Harry Potter series and Dazed and Confused.
Q. Any past/future travel plans?
A. Past- Hungary, Cuba, Thailand, Australia, Nashville. Future- Las Vegas, More of Europe, Bali.
Q. Fav quote or motto?
A. I try to remember that everything happens for a reason, and always to be positive. if you are at a very low point in any aspect of your life, it can only get better from there.
Q. Fun fact?
A. I have always had a passion for creativity, I went to the Alberta University of the Arts in Calgary for a year right out of high school which helped me understand that I loved art as a hobby but not as a career, and of course then helped me realize the hair industry would be a great fit.