We're happy to introduce you to our amazingly talented team here at Mystique Hair Design. Each member of our team has been purposefully chosen because of their particular skill set. All Stylists have graduated from hair school and have successfully passed Mystique's own Protégé Program, while our Protégés are currently be trained through the program.
Owner, Creative Director
Stephanie realized her passion and skill for beauty when she picked up her first pair of scissors in 1997. She is highly trained, having attended London School of Hair in Vancouver and continuing her education constantly, achieving numerous certifications since she opened Mystique’s doors back in 2005.
Stephanie’s charismatic and loving personality defines Mystique. Not only did Stephanie design Mystique from the ground up, she is constantly designing everyday with her clients. Her belief in constant training and advanced classes sets her apart from many salon owners in the industry. Her constant vision for Mystique inspires her staff and clients as does her dedication to the community. Steph has an amazing ability to motivate young stylists and is often asked to speak at local training schools. Mystique is not just her business, it’s her family.
Stephanie’s advanced cutting and colour knowledge has been recognized internationally through various competitions and she shares that knowledge with the team she leads at Mystique. She not only brings strong leadership to the salon, but a joy that feeds the creative passion of those around her.
Senior Hair Designer + Stylist Manager + Protégé Instructor
Brandie has the most fun and energetic personality, with talent far beyond our wildest dreams. She creates every colour and cut with knowledge and confidence. But that’s not only because of her abundant personality - it's also because she brings a uniquely creative sense to her craft, a sense that respects her client’s wishes while at the same time surprising them with exciting new possibilities.
Brandie joined Mystique in Dec 2009, bringing with her a wealth of experience. With an exhaustive list of international trend and advanced hair classes under her belt, Brandie’s expertise in colour comes to life in the chair. Trained in Vancouver and Paris, Brandie has also competed in international hair competitions and fashion shows.
Brandie loves coming to work every day and cherishes the collaborative and creative environment that boasts a welcoming atmosphere for both staff and their clientele.
Senior Hair Designer + Protégé Instructor
Have you ever met someone who can make you instantly appreciate how much fun you can have just enjoying the company of one another? Anyone who has had an appointment with Tasha knows the answer is yes. Tasha is kind, loyal and knows exactly how to put a smile on everyones face.
She and Stephanie go way back. After spending years working in salons together, starting businesses and families, Tasha came to White Rock in June 2010 to re-unite with Stephanie and join the all-star team at Mystique.
Tasha’s passion is to make each client feel incredible in her chair and she has been doing just that for over a decade now. Although a long-time graduate of the Utopia Academy of Hairdressing, Tasha still makes education a priority, receiving numerous certificates in colour, style, piercings, and waxing. Tasha is one of our in-house Master Colorists with La biosthetique, and is also our Up-Styling Portege Trainer. Not only is Tasha amazing with long hair, she is one of our barbering masters; her abundant male clientele would surely agree she can cut a good fade.
Tasha loves the teamwork philosophy and creative environment of Mystique that allows her to be a Hockey Mom, all-star wife, and working woman all at the same time.
Hair Designer + Makeup Artist + Hairpainting Protégé Instructor
Nicole has extraordinary talent when it comes to hair and make-up. This Hair Painting queen graduated at the top of her class holding diplomas in special effects make-up, airbrushing, as well as hair styling. Nicole joined the Mystique team in June 2014 and has not looked back!
A veteran makeup and hair stylist in film, TV, and theatre, Nicole is now passionate about helping clients look and feel their best. Her expertise in free-hand work, such as Hair Painting and balayage, and her confidence in make-up can be confirmed by her ecstatic clients.
Nicole loves how the Mystique team bonds together, bouncing ideas off of one another, and working together to exceed our guests’ expectations. She takes full advantage of the advanced training Mystique offers, which in turn expands her craft every day.
Hair Designer + Pulp Riot Fashion Colour Specialist
Lindsay started as a protégé with Mystique in April 2016 after having picked up her first pair of scissors in 2012. She has now graduated from Mystique's intensive Protégé Program and is excelling as a Hair Designer. Lindsay loves the teaching atmosphere at Mystique where she can focus on growing her knowledge in a team based environment.
Since becoming Mystique’s Davines Ambassador, Lindsay enjoys broadening her understanding of this unique eco-friendly line and sharing her knowledge with staff and clients. Lindsay has a natural eye for cutting and colouring and is well-received by clients who appreciate her positive attitude and advice on hair care. Lindsay has built an immense following with fashion colors and bright transformations. With her attention to detail, Lindsay can create a masterpiece with just about anything she puts her mind to.
After joining our team in July 2016, Erin has fully completed Mystique’s Protégé program and is enjoying building her career alongside Mystique’s ever-evolving stylists. She is incredibly passionate about Hair Painting and the natural sun-kissed look it creates. Erin’s bubbly personality and contagious laugh makes her a client favorite. Her highly detailed consultations and motivated nature help her produce some stunning hair, from blunt bobs to platinum blondes! She loves nothing better than having the opportunity to use her education to create looks for her guests that capture and celebrate their inner beauty and personal style. She’s always ready with smart homecare tips to up-keep those great styles!
Erin loves the relaxed atmosphere and beach side vibe of Mystique. The collaborative environment drew her to Mystique and the commitment to continual education keeps her motivated to continue learning each day!
If you have made it into Mystique lately you have most likely encountered our enthusiastic, out-going Protégé Jessa.
Jessa has just completed the Protégé Program alongside her trainer Brandie, where she excelled in advancing her styling and colouring skill sets. Jessa graduated hair school in early 2015 and started with Mystique in Sept 2016. With her highly driven nature, Jessa has surpassed our expectations as a Protégé and we know she will be an amazing addition to our Designers. Jessa prides herself on being an Extension Specialist where she takes the utmost care in her guests’ natural hair’s health, and making the extensions virtually undetectable. If you haven’t experienced a scalp massage and bombshell blowout from Jessa, make sure you book in soon!
Jessa is a breath of fresh air at Mystique and is our highly motivated-no excuses-go getter with a side of wit. Jessa loves the family atmosphere within Mystique and strives to make every day in the salon a fun experience for everyone.
We are looking for positive, upbeat stylists who have successfully completed their education at hair school. You must be the kind of person who likes to work hard, works well within a team, and is consistently looking to better yourself.
We want someone with passion and a flair for creativity who can make colour pop and curls bounce. We want someone who can cut the perfect pixieand edge the perfect fringe.
Mystique takes top graduates from schools around the world and offers them an extremely thorough post-graduate program, giving them the opportunity to work alongside our stylists with the goal of forming them into the nation's most talented artists. This ensures that by the time these students hit the floor they have skills and a portfolio that far surpasses that of their competition.
A Mystique Protégé has gone through extensive education, including advanced cutting and coloring, as well as countless hours working alongside the mystique team. Protégés working at Mystique are in the final stages of their education and are under the direct supervision of a master educator.