is. Salon Group Owner + Educator + Stylist
Erin Moore started is. Salon in 2008 with one goal. To bring together a talented team of skilled professionals passionate about their work in the beauty industry, and equally as passionate about making their clients look and feel their best. is. Salon has grown into just that….a family of creative professionals that love their work and their clients. Erin cannot imagine doing anything else with her life.
Salon Manager – in. Salon
Justin Voitic is a Fashion Industry Leader, Entrepreneur, Promoter, Producer, Event Manager, Image Consultant, Guest Columnist, Fashion Editor, Social Media Marketing Expert, Artistic Producer, Model, Stylist, Show Host/Emcee with a certificate in International Wildlife Rehabilitation from the IWRC. He has cultivated his legendary customer service after gaining experience in different leadership positions he has held over the last decade Justin Voitic brings an energy and abundance of spirit otherwise unmatched in the Hair, Fashion, Entertainment, Wildlife Rehabilitation and Health & Wellness Industries. He is thrilled to be the Salon Manager at in. Salon.
Colour Specialist: Highlights, Updo Specialist, Braid Specialist, Extension Specialist: Tape In + Weft + I-Tip + K-Tip + Clips
Ashley-Marie is an accomplished stylist who has travelled the world perfecting her craft, working at some of the leading salons in Australia, Europe and North America.
Originally from England, Ashley-Marie is technically trained with a diploma in Wella Colour, Ashley-Marie specializes in Highlights, Balayage and Colour Corrections.
Ashley-Marie takes utmost care and pride in her work, and it shows! We’re certain, you’ll leave her chair feeling refreshed and look fantastic.
Extension Specialist: Tape In + Weft + I-Tip + K-Tip + Clips, Braid Specialist, Cezanne Specialist, Texture Professional
With over 15 years experience, Char has perfected her craft by attending numerous advanced education courses and being an educator for over 3 years.
Char is actively involved in the hair community and has participated in numerous events, such as: New York Fashion week, Master Jam and Show Off!
From hair-styling to colour, cuts and extensions, Char specializes in all aspects of hair and specifically enjoys textured hair styling. There’s no doubt Char will leave you not only looking good – but feeling good too!
Come as a client, leave as a friend!
Colour Specialist: Balayage + Creative Colours + Colour Corrections, Extension Specialist: Tape In + K-Tips + Weft + Clips, Cezanne Specialist
Two Words. Colour Wizard.
With over a decade in the industry, Gabrielle has done everything from working on Runway Shows to Music Videos, and most importantly – behind the chair.
Gabrielle grew up on beautiful Vancouver Island and moved to Vancouver to pursue her dreams in the hair world pushing her experience to the limit.
“I find inspiration everywhere and all around me. I really love doing beachy hand painted balayage looks on my client. That being said, if you want to rock vibrant hues with dark shadow roots – I’m definitely the stylist for you!”
Graden Van Erklens
Colour Specialist: Blondes + Balayage + Creative Colours,Vidal Sassoon Hair Cutting Specialist
A hairstylist for over 15 years with two Canadian National Colour wins and four Canadian Hairdresser of the Year nominations, Graden is a force to be reckoned within the industry. He loves what he does and is always seeking out new creative challenges.
Graden focuses his cutting technique on the internationally recognized Vidal Sassoon system. He frequently travels to attend sessions that update and hone his skills. To elevate his craft and skill set, he trains with some of the industry’s most influential hairstylists—among them Damien Carney and Sue Pemberton, International Artistic Directors of Joico. For four years he worked as a Certified Technical Advisor for Joico, appearing on stage to teach advanced cutting and colouring techniques to stylists in British Columbia. He also worked as Canada’s product tester for new hair-related products entering the market.
- • Canadian National Joico Colour Competition – Two Time Winner.
- • Canadian Mirror Awards Nominee – Classic Stylist of the Year.
- • Canadian Mirror Awards Nominee – British Columbia Stylist of the Year.
- • Canadian Mirror Awards Nominee – Mens Stylist of the Year.
- • Semi Finalist Canadian Contessa Awards – Mens Stylist of the Year.
- • Canadian Mirror Awards Nominee – Fantasy Stylist of the Year.
“Being behind the chair and working as part of a partnership with clients is what it is all about for me. It’s about creating a balance between fashion and functionality. That’s the challenge I love most of all, colour is definitely my calling, I love it!”
Colour Specialist: Highlights + Balayage + Ombre, Precision Hair Cutting Specialist, Updo Specialist, Blowdry, Curly Hair
Now settled in Vancouver, Kirsty is a stylist and colour technician from Bristol, England with over 9 years experience in the industry.
She started out training at a lifestyle salon in the United Kingdom building and retaining clients to then wanting to explore other brands such as Davines, L’Oréal and Wella.
Kirsty brings confidence, knowledge and positive energy to her work – making sure you have hair to fit your lifestyle.
“I cannot wait to start making you look and feel beautiful about yourself and your hair.”
Colour Specialist: Highlights + Balayage + Ombre + Free-Hand Techniques, Precision Cutting Specialist
Laura is an award winning stylist from Ireland, competing in the top finals for the L’Oreal Colour Trophy award. Laura has gained incredible experiences and opportunities, most notably being hand selected to complete L’Oreal’s Colour Specialist Degree.
Although Laura enjoyed the experience and thrill of doing something completely different such as several competitions, her true love is creating beautiful every-day wearable hairstyles that are tailored to each individual client to enhance their natural beauty.
Laura is experienced Vancouver Hair Stylist, her specialties include: Colouring especially working with Highlights, Balayage, Ombre and free hand work such as precision cutting.
“What I love most about being a Hair Stylist is that every day is exciting and different. I love creating relationships with strangers your clients tell you that they have then become friends while creating beautiful hair. In my opinion there is no better feeling than when your happy client lets you know that you have made their day.”
There is nothing stopping you from having the hair you have always wanted!
Colour Specialist: Highlights + Brunettes + Balayage + Ombre, Precision Cutting Specialist, Cezanne Smoothing Specialist
Maeve is an experienced Irish hair stylist, who completed her training at Belfast Metropolitan College in Northern Ireland.
With a passion for colour – Maeve finds inspiration in Fashion, Music and Retro Culture. From creating beautiful Balayages to precision fades, Maeve is a well-rounded stylist specializing in all aspects of hair.
Vidal Sasson Precision Cutting Specialist, Colour Specialist: Colour Melts + Highlights + Balayage, Blowouts
With a life time of family in the salon industry, Jordon has a mature and strong understanding of what it takes to keep the client happy and produce consistent results. He is Vidal Sassoon trained and has a keen interest in fashion, pop culture and social media.
Jordon has a warm and relaxed presence who excels in both cut and colour using many of his techniques he has learned traveling abroad.
Jordon is an accomplished stylist, winning multiple awards including:
- • British Columbia Hairstylist of the Year Finalist – 2013, 2014, 2015.
- • North American Salon Team Finalist – 2013.
Perm + Chemical Straightening + Cezanne Specialist, Colour Specialist, Asian Hair Specialist
Mars is an accomplished stylist, with several years experience in the industry. Originally from Korea, Mars brings her superb attention to detail to the in. Salon team. A talented and knowledgeable stylist, Mars is comfortable in all aspects of hair and specializes in perms and Japanese hair straightening.
Services offered in English and Korean.
Cezanne Specialist, Colour Specialist: Balayage + Blondes + Colour Corrections + Highlights and Babylights
Sarah’s chair is a welcoming and comfortable space for all of her clients. Her calm demeanor, positive outlook and confidence are sure to put you at ease.
She has been perfecting her craft for almost a decade, so whether you’re looking for a dramatic change or regular maintenance, she’s your girl. Sarah loves working with all hair types but blondes are her specialty; everything from balayage to highlights. Sarah aspires to make the world a little bit brighter one head of hair at a time and she is committed to learning new techniques and keeping up with current trends.
She has built the majority of her clientele through word-of-mouth —aka LOTS of happy clients that can’t contain their excitement about how much they love their hair. In making the world blonder, she is also very focused on the health of her clients’ hair, which always has them coming back for more!
Colour Specialist: Balayage + Blonde + Sunkissed, Beach Hair, Braids
At the early age of 18, Zac moved to Vancouver from his home town of Haida Gwaii with the dreams and aspirations of becoming an up and coming, young Hair Stylist.
Zac attended the Blanche McDonald Centre for his education, but it was obvious to his teachers that he already had the natural ability and artistic eye to become great. His passion took him to New York to further his education in razor cutting with Bumble and Bumble. Zac believes he is always learning, and seizes every opportunity to love forward in his career.
Zac works outside the box to design the perfect look for you, and isn’t afraid to try new daring trends and styles.
Precision Cutting Specialist: Men’s Cuts + Short + Long Women’s Cuts, Cezanne Specialist
With the ever increasing sophistication of the fashion world in both clothing and accessories, Konrad is acutely aware that no matter the age of a client, their crowning glory is their hair! The statement you carry every day to show your true colours, the person you are, begins with your hair.
And with this in mind a consultation with Konrad will have you confident to move forward with the hairstyle that sets you apart from the crowd. Whether you are wanting the perfect ‘long blonde tresses’ or looking for the latest in short fashion cuts and colour, Konrad will ease you into your perfect fashion statement.
Konrad is always happy to see new faces in his chair and booking in advance is always best to get the appointment of your choice.
Call for more information or to book your next appointment with Konrad.
Colour Specialist: Icy Blondes + Blondes + Bold Colours + Creative Colours + Colour Corrections + Balayage, Braid Specialist, Extension Specialist: Tape In + Weft + K-Tip + Clips
Aleksandra took her first steps into the hair industry over 10 years ago starting in Calgary, Alberta.
After working for an Aveda salon for a few years, her passion grew and her need to be inspired brought her to Vancouver BC in 2008.
Striving to reach the top, Aleksandra has worked for the best salons the city has to offer and her training has built her as a highly experienced stylist, competing in many competitions as well as staying inspired with many creative side projects.
Color corrective work and blonde colour has been her specialty, but she is also very rounded with her knowledge in hair extensions as well as men’s barbering.
One thing anyone will tell you is that the second you sit in Aleksandra’s chair, you will feel like you can easily communicate any idea you may have. She believes that the consultation is the biggest part of any service and she will always create a flow of understanding between her and her client.
Aleksandra is definitely someone who can inspire new ideas and help you evolve with an update style!
Precision Haircut Specialist: Women’s Haircuts + Short Hair + Long Hair + Styling + Men’s Scissor-Over-Comb, Curly Hair Specialist
Brandon’s passion is beautiful haircuts.
His background includes notable Training Academies in London UK, Los Angeles and New York. Brandon has worked behind stage at fashion shows, done hair for well known news teams, as well as TV and newspaper makeovers. In addition, Brandon is an accomplished Salon Educator with 18 years of experience.
In his spare time, Brandon enjoys working on photo shoots periodically for his portfolio. Brandon inspires all with his vision of fashion-forward hair cuts nad has a huge loyal following of top fashionistas who adore him and his classically perfect hair cuts.
Josh graduated from Blanche Macdonald, one of Vancouver’s leading hair training academy’s.
Josh has perfected his craft by working under owner, Erin Moore’s guidance and is now one of our master Braid Bar Stylists.
Specializing in all aspects of hair, Josh especially loves working with long hair and curls. Be sure to book with Josh before your next night out!
Brow + Lash Specialist
Originally from India, Navi graduated at the top of her class from one of India’s finest Aesthetic schools, specializing in threading.
Upon moving to Vancouver in 2001, Navi upgraded her education by enrolling at Vancouver Community College in the Aesthetic program. With over 10+ years experience, Navi is pleased to be part of the in. Salon team.
in. SALON: 604-694-1000
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We service: Vancouver, Yaletown, West End, Kitsilano, Downtown, Point Grey, North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby, Coquitlam, Langley, Surrey, Fraser Valley, Whistler, Metrotown, Vernon, Kelowna, Okanagan Valley.
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