Kristie McBride

Year started at Kiyo:

2015

Stylist Level:

Level 4 Stylist

Specialty:

Colour, Cutting, Extensions

Why Kiyo?

I was always drawn to a larger salon, I feel we are all so lucky to have all of the in-house training we receive! Plus the group of people I get to come to work and see everyday is like a big family..

Why did you choose this industry?

I chose this industry because I love working with people, and making them feel great!

Who is your industry Inspiration?

There are a ton of amazing hairstylists in the industry! That being said, everyone I work with inspires me everyday.

Favourite Go-to product:

Any of the Thermiques and a great, workable hairspray!

What are your major accomplishments in life and business?

Joining the Kiyo team this year, keeping myself motivated and afloat on my own. Recently being able to purchase my own vehicle.

Training/Classes:

Bumble PK, Kerastase PK, L’Oreal Colour Keys, Colour Change Easihair Pro Extensions, Balayage, Editorial Balayage, cutting, colour classes at Kiyo.

What are your favourite activities/hobbies outside of hair?

I spend a lot of time with my dog. During my weekends and holidays I like a good road trip. During the summer I spend my time at the lake or a river and riding my street bike.

What would be impossible for you to give up?

My dog and my street bike!

Favourite Quote or Saying:

“Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life.”