An Introduction To Our Team
We’re serious about the quality of our work and that’s why we only hire the best people to look after our awesome customers.
Lisa has been an accomplished stylist in the industry for over 20 years. She started her career in the UK where she trained and spent over 8 years perfecting her art, before her creativity and passion brought her to Canada. The demand for Lisa as a stylist rapidly grew which led her to open her salon Mint Hair Lounge which has grown exponentially since its inception in 2008. Lisa’s hard work and dedication lead her to be recognized as a 2015 semi-finalist for master colourist of the year and in 2016 as a finalist for Canadian colourist of the year for the prestigious Contessa awards. Lisa is constantly seeking new opportunities to grow her talents. Having trained with the Schwarzkopf North American Artistic team.
Owner – Stylist
Stephanie returns from maternity leave July 11, 2023.
Technique, technique, technique! Stephanie thrives in technical cutting, creating clean, beautiful lines and haircuts that grow out effortlessly. She has taken many classes over the years to make sure she is always providing the best service possible. Her colour work has been featured in Salon Magazine, Behind the Chair, and several others. She is dedicated and passionate about her craft and this is shown consistently through her work.
Nicole became apart of Team Mint in 2015 with 10 years of industry experience under her belt. Cuts, colours and highlights are just a few of the things she excels at, but we can’t leave out how amazing she is at men’s cutting. Nicole takes on every service with confidence and makes each client in her chair feel at ease.
Emir has been working as a professional hair stylist in the industry since 2003. After owning his own salon in Turkey, he decided it was time to move to Canada to show off his skills and what he loves to do most to a new audience. Blowouts are one of his favourite things to do when styling hair, but you can trust him with all your cuts colours and styles. Making his clients happy and giving them the beautiful hair they’ve always wanted is what it’s all about for Emir!
After attending hair school Rachelle went on to further her education by doing advanced training at Suki’s academy. She has now completed a full year apprenticeship program with Lisa and is now fully trained, confident and ready to move on to the floor to take clients! Rachelle is full trained in all aspects of hairdressing including coloring balayage’s and cutting, but if you have a special occasion and need that perfect, bouncy blow-out or up-do, Rachelle is your stylist.
Devon is a vibrant, creative and knowledgeable stylist with six years of experience. Her hair journey began at the Aveda institute and ventured into the L’Oréal world before she started with Mint. Her grandfather was a hairdresser with a shop of his own, ever since the first day in his shop, Devon knew she had a passion for the beauty industry. She loves performing balayages, highlights and all kinds of cutting (shags, mullets, men’s barber cuts, bring it on!) She’s also a huge music fanatic and is a singer herself and is always looking forward to talking about new music and concerts. Devon is our Kérastase rep and would love to answer any questions about the brand and all their beautiful products!
When Keira first started assisting and training under Lisa, they both realized quickly that her passion and talent was in colouring. Since she has been a full-time member of the team, her skills have grown exponentially with creating beautiful works of art. Subtle balayages, colour corrections, creative colouring and highlighting are just a few of her specialties. If you are looking for a stylist that only focuses on all things colour, then Keira is the stylist for you!
Anika is one of the newest members of the Mint team. Having apprenticed under Lisa, Anika is an energetic junior stylist with a creative passion for hair that transcends through her cuts and colours!
Vivian started her hair journey in October 2018. She enjoys and focuses on colour transformations that include highlights, balayage, colour blocking or just about anything requested by her clients. Vivian also loves precision cuts, especially bobs! She is certified in tape-in extensions and the sew-in weft method (braid-less weave). Vivian is known for her positivity radiating through the salon. She strives to make clients look and feel their best by keeping up with current trends and honing her craft by consistently learning.
Haley first began her training at Mint in the winter of 2021. Her passion for hair leads to success with the teachings of Lisa, Stephanie, and Nicole, among all other stylists in our collaborative salon. Haley has Mekka certification thanks to her mentor, Lisa. Her passion thrives in clean cuts and rich colours.
Summer is our resident barber and one of our Nuda spray tan technicians. Under the tutelage of Lisa, Stephanie, and the rest of the mint staff, she has been working tirelessly to expand her knowledge into all realms of styling- including more feminine cuts and colouring.
He’s the guy that takes your calls, books your appointments, and runs our front desk with ease and professionalism. Kendrick works with clients to ensure they are booked in with the stylist most suited to their needs.
Mira is our newest receptionist at Mint, helping to book in all your appointments over the phone and in person! Being one of the first and last faces you see in our salon, she is all about making you feel comfortable during your stay. Mira will also be restarting up our spray tan bookings now at our Port Moody location!
Alana is one of our newest assistants at Team Mint, having been working with us since early 2023. Assisting under senior stylists Nicole, Devon and Lisa has helped her improve her skills in all areas. Alana really enjoys working with colour as she loves watching new creations come to life!
Selorm is another one of our newest additions to the Mint team, assisting under Lisa and Nicole since late 2022. She has been thriving as she learns how to perfect her blowout, colouring and cutting techniques!
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