National Artist, Goldwell Canada 

Award Winning/Internationally Published Elite Master Hairstylist/Colourist

@Studio Fontana


Krysten-Ashley has spent the last 16 years honing her craft, educating herself in every way possible. She has trained extensively internationally, including workshops in London UK, Los Angeles, Miami, Las Vegas, New York and Toronto. Her training with various hair companies includes: Goldwell, KMS, Vidal Sasson, Redken, Aveda, L'Oreal, Toni and Guy, Kevin Murphy, Philip Kingsley, Bumble and Bumble, Rusk, Patrick Cameron, and many more.


Believing that education is the best way to continuously grow, she plans to

attend future international events, As the Canadian Gold winner, Krysten

represented Canada at the Global Zoom event in October 2016. Krysten was

awarded the Silver award, placing 2nd in the world, for her cut, color and

styling work! 


When she is not in the salon, Krysten-Ashley spends time educating other stylists. As a Guest Artist for the National Artistic Team for Goldwell Canada for over five years, she enjoys sharing her knowledge with others. In 2013, her teaching role increased when she designed a creative program that was selected by Goldwell Canada for inclusion from the 2014 Education Portfolio onward.


Additionally, Krysten-Ashley’s passion also extends to commercial and editorial competition work. As a published artist, she has competed in various hair competitions over the years, including Mirror and Contessa Awards as well as Goldwell Colorzoom. Some of her competition and publication highlights include;



2007 Contessa Canadian Salon Team Semi Finalist

2014 Colorzoom Global Partner Category Finalist (Canada)

2015 Colorzoom Global Partner Category Finalist (Canada)

2015 Colorzoom Global Partner Category Silver Winner (Canada)

2016 Contessa Canadian Colourist Semi Finalist

2016 Contessa Ontario Hairstylist Semi Finalist

2016 Contessa Ontario Hairstylist Finalist

2016 Mirror Awards Colourist of The Year Finalist

2016 Colorzoom Global Partner Category Gold Winner (Canada)

2016 Colorzoom Global Partner Category Silver Winner (Global)

2016 Notable Awards Nomination Beauty and Style

2017 Contessa Canadian Colourist Semi Finalist

2017 Contessa Ontario Hairstylist Semi Finalist

2017 Contessa Canadian Colourist Finalist

 2017 Mirror Awards Colourist of The Year Finalist

2017 Mirror Awards Ontario Stylist Finalist

2018 Contessa Master Colourist of The Year Finalist 

2019 Contessa Master Colourist of The Year Finalist


Estetica China Magazine January 2016

Hairs How Magazine May 2016

Salon Magazine March 2016

Salon Magazine September 2016

Yahoo Style Online November 2015

Salon Magazine April 2017

Salon Magazine April 2018

Salon Magazine March 2019