The Talent

Bamboo Reception Team

Hello we are the Bamboo receptionist team.
We love that we are the first faces you see when walking into Bamboo because a great experience is all we want to offer you! For any booking inquires we’re the gals you’ll talk to! We look forward to seeing each and every one of your friendly faces!



My name is Cara and I've been infatuated with the hair industry for the better part of my life. Each day, I feel incredibly blessed to wake up and do something I love. My favourite part of being a hairdresser is helping people feel beautiful and achieve their dream hair!

On top of that, I enjoy educating my clients and answering any questions they might be curious about. If you’re looking for a new stylist, book an appointment with me and let’s talk hair!



Hi I’m Cathy. I started my career as a hair stylist in cosmetology when I was a senior in high school. My passion for the industry has taken me by surprise and I now not only work at the salon but also volunteer in theatre productions doing hair in and around Calgary. I was recently the recipient of the C.A.T. award (Calgary Amateur Theatre) for being an outstanding volunteer.

I attend courses regularly to keep my skills up to date and learn new trends both in colour and cuts. I love going to beauty shows to see new products, styles and to meet inspirational people in the industry. My passion for creating new looks keeps me motivated and excited to go to the salon every day. I love creating extensions, experimenting with unique colors and cuts, and doing artistic styling for grad students and brides. You want to be dazzled – come in to see me!



Michelle is an experienced and dedicated stylist who develops hair styles that work and make her clients feel great. "My focus is always on understanding what each person really wants, and working with them to create the perfect look," says Michelle.

Energized by her move to Bamboo Retreat and Spa nearly one year ago, Michelle thrives in the professional and relaxed atmosphere. The outstanding hairstyles created by Michelle are complimented by the impressive variety of comprehensive beauty solutions available to clients at Bamboo.

An award winning stylist, Michelle won the opportunity to travel to LA to work with the renowned Sebastian Group (Famous for their ground breaking work on the hit TV series Friends).

Using the latest techniques, Michelle offers her clients the newest trends in styles and colour. "I love everything about hair," says Michelle. "And I strive to offer exceptional customer service and satisfaction." Michelle embodies for every client a positive work ethic and a kind heart.



Darlene is a Master Stylist and Colour Tech. She has been in the Beauty Industry for 30 years, spending a majority of that time as a Business Owner, Manager and Instructor. 


In the past, Darlene has worked as a makeup artist, costume designer, stylist for several theatre productions, & choreographed numerous hair & fashion shows. 


In addition, Darlene has had the opportunity to work with several modeling agencies, assisting in fashion print, fashion shows, & special events (i.e. Miss Edmonton & Miss Calgary).

Darlene excels in all aspects of hair design including:

Razor-cuts, Carving-Comb, Perms (Spiral & natural-looking Beachwave Perms), Brazilian Blowout Smoothing System, Keratin Smoothing treatments, Color, Highlights, Balayage, Sombre',  and Color-Melts/Blends.


Please call the salon to book a complimentary consultation, or an appointment. 



Savannah has been in the hair industry since high school!

After graduating and receiving the Cosmotology Award, Savannah furthered her education at the highly reputable Eveline Charles. 

Savannah loves to create new "fun & fresh" looks that work for each individual clients lifestyle. She's also certified in "Blow Out"!

You can book an appointment with Savannah online or simply just call the salon.


Apprentice/Junior Stylist

Hi, my name is Emily. I was lucky enough to start as an assistant at Bamboo Salon and Spa at the beginning of 2018. I became passionate about hairstyling at a young age and continued to thrive in it as I graduated from a three year advanced Hairstylist apprenticeship program in highschool.
Although I’ve worked in other industry’s, I keep coming back to the salon environment. I strive to make clients feel comfortable, wonderful, and leave them feeling renewed. I am hoping to perfect this industry with hard work and dedication while maintaining my own techniques and styles.



Hello, I'm Kimberly! I'm originally from Toronto, Ontario.

I've been in the industry since 2004 and have numerous awards and achievement under my belt (Masaki Art of Hair Cutting, J-beverly Hills Global Concept, Blurred Lines Colour Class, and L'Oreal Colour Certification). I get my inspiration through travel, fashion, Pinterest, Instagram and YOU! My favourite look is the one that compliments your lifestyle, personality and natural beauty.



Irma has10 years experience as a stylist and achieved her education through travel. She has been to Los Angeles twice for Global Concept J Beverly Hills. Irma has also participated in hair competitions--AMAZING! She's a lover of colours and achieving the impossible! Balayage, Blondes, Vivid Colours, and Men’s Cuts are just a few of her specialties. 


Nail Tech & Master Esthetician

Hi, my name is Crystal and I am Bamboos Nail Tech & Master Esthetician!

With over 5 years experience I can provide you with not only beautiful nails, but also aesthetic treatments such as Threading, Eye lash extensions, pedicures, manicures and much more! 

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