Following her heart back to where she started, Rachel began as an assistant at Blossom in 2013. After deciding not to continue her hairstyling apprenticeship, she went to live in Vancouver where she studied Esthetics & Spa Therapy, and Nail Technology at Blanche Macdonald Centre. She has since rejoined Blossom with a passion for wellness and self-care and now offers a full range of esthetics services. She has worked hard to carefully select all the products she works with, and has earned great training from her various work experience. Aside from face masking in the bath, she enjoys day-dreaming of future travel destinations and taking the world on independently. Rachel is known for her gentle spirit, making each guest feel beautiful inside and out.
A fresh face and creative eye, Blossom is happy to welcome Megan to the team! Born in Peace River, Megan is now settled in Calgary with her family of three. Megan recently graduated from Delmar College at the top of her class, with a passion to learn and challenge herself. At home, she’s busy with a three year old son but loves to keep active and get outdoors with hiking and skating throughout the year. Whether it’s baking at home or whipping up a fresh colour, she loves to create something new! Known for her knowledge of homecare and styling tips, Megan can uplift any style she sees.
A truly spunky Filipino, Aisha moved from Quezon City to Calgary when she was 6 years old. After taking cosmetology in high school, she took eight years convincing her family to let her pursue her true passion; hairstyling! She signed herself up for the Aveda Institute and is now a licensed, red seal stylist! Aisha has always had a creative flare. Her favourite services are big changes, whether it’s chopping inches off or experimenting with funky colours. Her laugh rings through the salon, and her happy spirit is truly contagious. Aisha is a kid at heart, and will tackle anything that comes her way. Aisha comes highly recommended for thick, curly, or problem hair, as well as updos and creative styles.
Forever an East Coast girl, our stylist Emily has found a new home in Blossom since 2011. She attended MC College for her training. Even as a young girl, Emily would pretend to cut and style her father’s hair. Emily loves to be down by the water, go on roadtrips, and get outside with her husband whether it’s swimming, snowboarding, or exploring something new. Her hands on, creative personality is the perfect flare for transforming washed out looks to something new!
A truly seasoned stylist, Kathy has been doing hair for 29 years since her program at the Academy of Professional Hair Design in red deer. She grew up on a farm near Rocky Mountain House, and other than her three years in Norman Wells, she calls Calgary home. Kathy has developed a passion for health and fitness through Isagenix and home cooking. She enjoys going for regular walks, and spending time with her family and friends. Kathy’s years of experience make her the perfect choice for perms and timeless colours and classic styles. (Master Stylist)
Blossom’s resident blonde, Lindsay has been travelling in to the salon from her home in Longview for over 9 years! She began her hairstyling career at Foothills Composite High School where she took a three year cosmetology program. Her passion for making others feel good through her creativity translates in her efficiency and accommodation with each client. A true country girl, Lindsay loves spending time with her new baby and kitties at home or out camping in the countryside. While on maternity leave she’s keeping busy running her own business through Rodan + Fields and Lipsense!
*Lindsay is not currently accepting new clients.*
Blossom’s owner and master stylist, Shayla began her career at Blossom as a 16 year old apprentice. She took cosmetology throughout high school and continued on to business at Mount Royal which led to her successfully running Blossom for the past seven years! Shayla has always loved doing hair, and found herself styling friends and family even before pursuing formal education. In her free time, Shayla’s hands are full with her husband, two young ones and a dog at home. She’s a Netflix original aficionado and keeps active at gymnastics each week. Often booked months in advance, Shayla is known for her consistency, style tips, and her master ability to uplift and transform each client.
*Shayla is not currently accepting new clients.*