is. Salon Vancouver is a full service salon located in Yaletown, with a team of experienced and diverse service providers offering a range of services from Precision Hair cuts, Styling, Hair Extensions and Updos.  To Balayage, Highlights, Smoothing Treatments and so much more.

WE WELCOME YOU TO BOOK FOR A COMPLIMENTARY CONSULTATION TO CONNECT YOU WITH YOUR STYLIST.
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Stylists

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Clear Selection
Ash Blondes
Babylights
Balayage
Blondes
Blowouts
Braids
Brondes
Browns
Cezanne Smoothing Specialist
Colour Corrections
Colour Melts
Cool Browns
Curly Hair
Fades
Foilyage
Highlights
I-Tip Extensions
K-Tip Extensions
Long Hair
MK Hair Botox Specialist
Men's Cuts
Ombre
Pixie Cuts
Precision Cuts
Reds
Short Hair
Styling
Tape In Extensions
Textured Cuts
Updos
Vivid Colours
Weft Extensions

Known For:

Babylights

Pixie Cuts
Balayage
Blondes
Cezanne Smoothing Specialist
Fades
Precision Cuts
Highlights
Styling
Men's Cuts
Tape In Extensions
I-Tip Extensions
K-Tip Extensions
Weft Extensions

Amy has over 15+ years in the hair industry experience in Coal Harbor and Yaletown Downtown Vancouver, including own her own hair studio. Amy is extremely passionate about hair and specializes in blondes, highlights and haircuts. She takes great pride in making sure all guests are left happy with an absolute positive experience. 

Languages Spoken:

Amy speaks English and Cantonese.
艾米會講英文同廣東話

Favorite Hair Moment:

Realizing that some of my clients have been with me for over 10+ years!

Favourite Product:

Olaplex No.7 Bonding Oil

Astrological Sign:

Libra

Get To Know Amy Liang :

Amy loves to travel with family and binge watch on Netflix!

"BAD HAIR DAYS?... WHAT'S THAT?"

Known For:

Babylights

Balayage
Blondes
Cezanne Smoothing Specialist
Highlights
Short Hair
Men's Cuts
Ombre
Precision Cuts
Colour Corrections

Originally from Edmonton, Christie is a graduate of Est-Ellle Hair Academy. With more than 15+ years of experience under her belt, she is dedicated to crafting stunning looks that effortlessly showcase natural beauty. Christie's expertise extends to bleach outs and color corrections, ensuring that every guest leaves her chair feeling confident and satisfied.

Favorite Hair Moment:

I have such gratification after seeing a hair transformation that brings joy to my guest!

Favourite Product:

AG Care Fast Food Leave-On Conditioner is the perfect product to help with frizz, add shine and leave your hair feeling so soft!

Astrological Sign:

Virgo

Get To Know Christie Rose :

Christie loves to cook and has a passion for baking. During her free time, she can often be found in the kitchen crafting delicious dishes.

"ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE, AND GREAT HAIR."

Known For:

Highlights

Precision Cuts
Cezanne Smoothing Specialist
Blondes
Cool Browns
Long Hair
Short Hair
Babylights

With over 15+ years of experience working in the hair industry, Cindy is a legendary stylist whom has extensive training with many high-profile brands such as Wella, L'Oréal and Kevin Murphy. In addition, Cindy has completed numerous advanced education courses at the Vidal Sassoon Academy in New York City and Los Angeles.

Favorite Hair Moment:

Participating in New York Fashion Week.

Favourite Product:

Flawless Primer Spray- it is fast, effective and affordable.

Astrological Sign:

Aries

Get To Know Cindy Bui
 :

Cindy loves to travel.

"I'VE GOT 99 BOBBYPINS, BUT I CAN'T FIND 1."

Known For:

Ash Blondes

Babylights
Balayage
Blondes
Blowouts
Brondes
Browns
Colour Corrections
Colour Melts
Cool Browns
Curly Hair
Foilyage
Highlights
I-Tip Extensions
Long Hair
Ombre
Pixie Cuts
Precision Cuts
Reds
Short Hair
Styling
Tape In Extensions
Textured Cuts
Vivid Colours
Updos

Claire is a passionate stylist with more than 6+ years of experience in the hair industry. She spent 4 years honing her craft through apprenticeships and education in Europe, focusing on expertise in haircuts, blondes, and vibrant colors. Claire's passion for hair blossomed while assisting in her uncle's salon in the south of France. She further developed her color skills and deepened her passion for transformations while working in the salon. Claire is constantly eager to expand her knowledge and refine her skills on an ongoing journey of growth.

Languages Spoken:

Claire speaks English and French.
Claire parle anglais et français.

Favourite Product:

The incomparable joy to see my guests face light up after a hair transformation, realizing the impact impeccable hair may have.

Astrological Sign:

Virgo

Get To Know Claire Hebting :

Claire loves to travel and spend time in nature, exploring, meeting beautiful people, eating exquisite food and seeing what treasures the world is hiding.

"LET YOUR HAIR DO THE TALKING."

Known For:

Ash Blondes

Babylights
Balayage
Blondes
Blowouts
Brondes
Browns
Colour Corrections
Colour Melts
Cool Browns
Curly Hair
Fades
Foilyage
Highlights
Long Hair
Men's Cuts
Ombre
Pixie Cuts
Precision Cuts
Reds
Short Hair
Short Hair
Styling
Textured Cuts
Updos
Vivid Colours

Graduating from Vancouver Community College, Hisako embarked on a journey in the hair industry, amassing over 5 years of invaluable experience. Her career has been a fusion of diverse styles, encompassing both Western and Asian techniques. This experience has enriched her understanding and proficiency, allowing her to create unique and tailored experiences for her clients.

Languages Spoken:

Hisako speaks English and Japanese.
英語と日本語のいずれも対応可能です。

Favorite Hair Moment:

Nothing brings me more joy than seeing my guests' smiles light up with happiness after achieving their desired hair.

Favourite Product:

Body.Builder and Ever.Smooth from Kevin.Murphy work well for blowouts.

Astrological Sign:

Virgo

Get To Know Hisako Ogawa :

Beyond the salon, you'll often find Hisako immersed in the tranquility of nature, drawn particularly to the majesty of mountains and the serenity of lakes. Hiking and camping are her cherished escapes, fueling her passion for exploration and the great outdoors. A fitness enthusiast at heart, she finds solace and inspiration in staying active.

"LOVE IS IN THE HAIR."

Known For:

Ash Blondes

Babylights
Balayage
Blondes
Brondes
Cezanne Smoothing Specialist
Colour Melts
Fades
Highlights
Men's Cuts
Ombre
Pixie Cuts
Reds
Short Hair
Styling
Vivid Colours
Tape In Extensions
I-Tip Extensions
K-Tip Extensions
Weft Extensions
Curly Hair

Jasmine graduated from the John Casablancas Institute at the top of her class at the start of 2021, and dove straight into working full time in the hair industry. She loves working with blondes to create a lived in blended look, with reds to find the perfect natural or "super"natural shade, and with vivid colours to create bright, vibrant styles. She is well-rounded and works with hair cuts of any length and style (especially if there are layers or a fringe involved), and embraces the challenge of a colour correction with enthusiasm.

Favorite Hair Moment:

I love watching my clients play with their hair right after their appointment, when you can tell they're really happy with the result. 

Favourite Product:

I love how AG Curl Trigger Defining Spray works with your natural curls to moisturize and provide definition. Plus, the products are sulphate free, alcohol free and vegan!

Astrological Sign:

Capricorn

Get To Know Jasmine Gerevas :

Jasmine usually spends her spare time drawing, baking or petting dogs. She would love to see pictures of any artwork or furry pals you have, or to share a recipe!

“NEVER IGNORE YOUR ROOTS, YOUR HOME, OR YOUR HAIR.” - DOLLY PARTON

Known For:

Ash Blondes

Babylights
Balayage
Blondes
Blowouts
Balayage
Blondes
Blowouts
Blondes
Colour Corrections
Colour Melts
Cool Browns
Foilyage
Highlights
Long Hair
Ombre
Styling

Jocelyn graduated from Blanche Macdonald and has over 5+ years of experience in the hair industry. In her free time she attends education classes to advance her knowledge. Jocelyn is highly skilled in transforming dark hair to blonde and loves all colour-related services. She is highly knowledgeable in colour theory and is willing to tackle any hair-related challenge 

Favorite Hair Moment:

It’s very rewarding seeing my clients reactions after doing their hair and being able to form real connections with them.

Favourite Product:

The Kevin Murphy Ever.Smooth Spray creates the smoothest blowout with softness, volume and humidity resistance for a frizz-free finish and cuts blowdry time.

Astrological Sign:

Scorpio

Get To Know Jocelyn Jang :

In her free time Jocelyn enjoys shopping, trying new food places, travelling and going to music festivals.

"GOOD HAIR SPEAKS LOUDER THAN WORDS."

Known For:

Cezanne Smoothing Specialist

Tape In Extensions
I-Tip Extensions
Weft Extensions
K-Tip Extensions
Colour Corrections
Balayage
Ombre
Ash Blondes
Babylights
Balayage
MK Hair Botox Specialist

Karen’s clients are her highest priority.  From executing the perfect haircut and color that accentuates your natural features to styling that reflects your personality and matches your lifestyle, she is passionate about “unveiling the gorgeous in you."

Languages Spoken:

Karen speaks English, Cantonese, Mandarin.
凱倫會講英文同廣東話。

Favorite Hair Moment:

Featured in Narcity Media’s article: “17 Super Talented Vancouver Hairstylists”.

Favourite Product:

Olaplex!

Astrological Sign:

Libra

Get To Know Karen Takeuchi :

Karen is a certified makeup artist and a cosmetic junky. She has also worked as a beauty advisor at a plastic surgery clinic in Japan. 

"IT ISN'T JUST A HAIRSTYLE, IT'S YOU AND IT'S BEAUTIFUL."

Known For:

Ash Blondes

Babylights
Balayage
Blondes
Braids
Brondes
Browns
Colour Corrections
Colour Melts
Tape In Extensions
I-Tip Extensions
K-Tip Extensions
Styling
Updos
Vivid Colours
Weft Extensions
Long Hair

All the way from Ireland, Lauren is a highly qualified hairstylist with over 9+ years of industry experience with a focus on colour and all Hair Extension methods including: I-Tip, Weft, and Tape-In. Notably, Lauren has received extensive training from well-established brands locally and abroad in Ireland, solidifying her reputation for providing exceptional service with professionalism and precision.

Favorite Hair Moment:

Providing my guests with the power of confidence by making their dream hair colour come true and enhancing it with the best suited hair extensions.

Favourite Product:

Young.Again from Kevin Murphy is a weightless leave in treatment oil that leaves your hair feeling soft and shiny 

Astrological Sign:

Virgo

Get To Know Lauren Kenny :

An Irish girl looking forward to meeting all my lovely Canadian guests.

"LIFE IS MORE BEAUTIFUL WHEN YOU MEET THE RIGHT HAIRDRESSER."

OLGA KHOUDIAKOV

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Known For:

Blondes

Cool Browns
Colour Melts
Vivid Colours
Precision Cuts
Men's Cuts
Fades
Cezanne Smoothing Specialist
Tape In Extensions
Weft Extensions
Short Hair
I-Tip Extensions
K-Tip Extensions

Olga, an accomplished and skilled stylist, expanded her expertise in coloring and cutting at Vancouver Hairdressing Academy in 2015. Her exceptional sense of style and profound love for hair serves as a constant inspiration for creating new looks. Olga has successfully undertaken various education courses, such as Advanced Barbering Workshops, Vidal Sasson Academy Training, and Regis Balayage Education.

Languages Spoken:

Olga speaks English and Russian.
Ольга владеет английским и русским языками.

Favorite Hair Moment:

Competed in Matrix Watercolour Contest. It was a great experience and an amazing opportunity!

Favourite Product:

Olaplex Hair Perfector No.3. This pre-shampoo treatment restores hair strength, shine and structure. Love the results! 

Astrological Sign:

Leo

Get To Know Olga Khoudiakov :

Olga's from Russia! She's all about the snow, nature, mountains, and all the cool outdoor stuff; from hiking to snowboarding and cross country skiing. Plus, she plays the piano, globe-trots, and loves meeting new people.

"YOUR HAIR IS MY CANVAS."

Known For:

Curly Hair

Ash Blondes
Babylights
Balayage
Blondes
Blowouts
Browns
Cezanne Smoothing Specialist
Colour Melts
Cool Browns
Browns
Highlights
Ombre
Long Hair
Ombre

Rebecca graduated from Blanche Macdonald in 2021 and immediately began working as a salon assistant, supporting various stylists and managing my own clients. Rebecca's expertise lies in creating natural-looking blondes and subtly highlighted brunettes, as well as delivering long layered haircuts with plenty of texture. She is always eager to expand my knowledge and skills as a stylist. Her ultimate goal is to ensure that every client leaves the salon feeling rejuvenated and beautiful!

Favorite Hair Moment:

Rebecca loves chatting and getting to know whoever is in her chair, making sure they are comfortable. Plus, styling hair after a service is the best feeling because you can see it all come to life!

Favourite Product:

Young.Again Treatment Oil

Astrological Sign:

Leo

Get To Know Rebecca Danyluk :

Fun fact is that Rebecca played competitive volleyball all throughout high school. In her spare time, she likes to watch shows, go to the gym, and spend time with friends and family.

"GOOD HAIR. GOOD MOOD. GOOD DAY.”

Known For:

Balayage

Ash Blondes
Babylights
Blondes
Blowouts
Braids
Brondes
Browns
Colour Corrections
Colour Melts
Cool Browns
Foilyage
Highlights
Long Hair
Men's Cuts
Ombre
Pixie Cuts
Reds
Short Hair
Updos
Vivid Colours
Styling
Curly Hair

Taylor is originally from Saskatchewan and graduated top of her class from the Vancouver Hairdressing Academy in 2022. She is known for her beautiful blondes, layered haircuts, major colour transformations, and blended balayage. She has attended Modern Rocks the Runway, numerous masterclass stylist courses in Vancouver and worked with Pravana Canada on the release of their new HydroGloss product.

Favorite Hair Moment:

Winning the grand prize for the content creator competition from @behindthechair

Favourite Product:

K18 to strengthen and repair the hair; All in One Milk from Davines - the name speaks for itself, this stuff is amazing!!

Astrological Sign:

Pisces

Get To Know Taylor Greening :

Taylor is a professionally trained dancer and has worked with Netflix, Disney, The CW, NBC, Universal Pictures, and Disney Cruise Lines. She loves going for hikes with her dog and enjoying all that the west coast has to offer.

"I GOOGLED MY SYMPTOMS - TURNS OUT I JUST NEED MY HAIR DONE."




Salon Operations

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DANIEL CALLIGHEN

Salon Owner

Originally from Cape Town, South Africa; Daniel has over 15+ years of experience in the industry. Daniel brings his outstanding guest-relation skills, his calm demeanour and practical approach to is. Salon. Daniel strives to find a solution for almost any situation, ensuring each guest has the best possible experience.
One of his core goals is to work with the entire team at is. Salon to cultivate a welcoming and positive environment that fosters ambition and growth in a fun and down-to-earth atmosphere.

“IT’S A PLEASURE TO COME AND WORK ALONGSIDE SUCH A CREATIVE TEAM.  EVERYONE IS EXTREMELY TALENTED, CARING AND DEDICATED TO THEIR CRAFT AND CLIENTS.”

CHRISTINE CRUZ

Salon Manager

Christine brings several years of industry experience to the is. Salon.  Driven by passion, Christine is eager to make your experience relaxing and pleasurable.

From organizing your next appointment to serving you a beverage, Christine is more than happy to assist with all of your hair care coordination.

LAURIE CAGALAWAN

Salon Coordinator

With a few years of customer service experience under her belt, Laurie is excited to work alongside the is. Salon team to create an amazing, pleasant experience for everyone.


When not at the salon, you can find her drawing or thinking of a new hairstyle to rock

Favorite Hair Moment:

Astrological Sign:

Astrological Sign



Independent Stylists

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JOREY DESMARAIS

Independent Stylist

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Jorey is extremely passionate about hair styling and has an enviable drive for pursuing her education to improve her already commendable skills.  She keeps up to date on the seasons latest trends in beauty and fashion, and specializes in creating expressive and unique styles.

To book an appointment with an Independent Stylist, please contact is. Salon or contact the Independent Stylist directly.