Elizabel La Cruz

Owner / Master Stylist

At Remix Hair Studio, the entire staff looks to our passionate and talented founder, Elizabel for inspiration and leadership. Elizabel has decades of experience working in the industry, and she continues to train and learn new techniques to enhance her skills as a hair stylist each year. She is outstanding when it comes to creating inspired looks for her clients, and she is always ready to offer the latest trends inspired by the world of hair, beauty and fashion. Elizabel’s hard work and determination to master multiple aspects of her hair styling business is an inspiration to everyone who works alongside her at Remix.

            “Keeping up to date with the fashion world and trends are key for our studio.”

From colouring to cutting, smoothing and straightening, extensions, Balayage and Blonde colour corrections, Elizabel is a master of her craft. She has a natural talent for understanding the needs and preferences of her clientele, and she finds amazing ways to enhance people’s personal style by maximizing the features that are uniquely beautiful to everyone who sits in her chair. In the years since she opened Remix Hair Studio in Coquitlam, Elizabel has made a name for herself as an award winning stylist and colour expert. She is widely recognized for her talent and dedication to creating beautifully crafted hair styles that feature the latest and most stylish trends. Beyond her noteworthy talent for hair styling and colouring, Elizabel has built a solid reputation as a person who is wholly dedicated to her business, her family, and ensuring her clients feel happy and excited about their hair!

Maria Gutierrez


Originally from Colombia, Maria has resided in Vancouver for the past six years. She followed her passion for hair and makeup by enrolling in John Casablancas Institute, where she focused on hair art and design and eventually graduated at the top of her class. Maria believes her choice of career has no room for complacency, which is why she makes furthering her knowledge and artistry a top priority. Attending every beauty seminar and class that she finds available, Maria has a passion for making clients look and feel their best. She also specializes in men’s hair cutting. Whether she has shears or curling irons in her hands, Maria personalizes each service to compliment her clients unique and flattering style.

 Maria’s greatest treasure is her daughter Sophia and seeing her smile is the best feeling on the world. The next best? Seeing her clients’ smiles after leaving her chair feeling stunning. In her free time, Maria enjoys kickboxing, traveling and hiking with her Australian Shepard.


  • John Casablancas Hair Art and Design 
  • Advance hair cutting, Suki’s 
  • Precisión Hair cutting with Aveda Global Artistic Director, Ricardo Dinis
  • Hair extensions certified with Easihair Pro 

Edgar Tapia


Edgar is charismatic, fun and passionate about hair. As a professional hairstylist since 2009, he is fully certified and specializes in hair cuts for women, men and children. He is passionate about colour and hair extensions and is up to date with the latest hair trends. Whether it’s a classic shiny colour or a dazzling balayage, he ensures you leave the salon looking and feeling your absolute best, while your hair receives the necessary care to keep it looking fresh and beautiful. Finishing with his own special touches, your hair is guaranteed to look and feel fresh and beautiful. After working in some of the most prestigious salons in Guadalajara-Mexico, Edgar brought his talents to Remix to enhance your beauty, without leaving your own personal style behind.

Claudia Corredor

Makeup Artist/ Front Desk Coordinator

Claudia graduated from John Casablanca Institute and loves to make her clients look perfect for that special moment. Whether it’s a natural look or ultra trendy, she loves it all, and will soon be offering eyelash extensions. She loves the opportunity to learn and be creative when it comes to beauty and styling. Claudia assists Remix’s hair stylists with shampoo and blowouts, and with anything they require at salon events.

Claudia helps manage the retail and product section of the salon and is knowledgeable about each brand and service available at Remix. She welcomes everybody with a beautiful smile and is always looking to have fun, laugh and have a good time.

Carlyn Bazille

Junior Hairstylist

A recent graduate of John Casablancas Institute, one of the top hair and beauty schools in Canada, Carlyn got started as part of Remix Hair Studio’s stylist team last year. She has spent a year closely working with our owner and lead stylist, Elizabel as an assistant, and has recently returned to Remix after a short break. During her time away from Remix, Carlyn became a certified life guard, and has found balance in her life by being able to pursue her interests and do what she loves both within and outside the beauty industry.

After training with Elizabel, Carlyn has learned the value of paying close attention to detail to ensure each client gets exactly what they came to the salon for. As a stylist in training, she will continue to work alongside Elizabel, though Carlyn continues to show that she has all the skill and talent to become one of our top stylists! Clients who are willing to take a little extra time for their appointment, or those who are looking to get salon quality style on a budget can benefit from sitting in Carlyn’s chair. For all the quality and professionalism you expect at Remix Hair Salon at a great price, be sure to contact us to set up an appointment with Carlyn today!

Emma Postill

Junior Hairstylist

Born and raised in B.C, Emma is a Junior Stylist who excelled in the Hair Art Design program at the industry leading JCI, graduating at the top of her class in 2018. To achieve her goal of being a successful stylist, Emma is dedicated to continuing education that expands her knowledge of innovative techniques and products that will elevate her client’s experience. She believes communication is the foundation to all successful client/stylist relationships. The desire to be part of an innovative salon that values continuing education and collaboration, led her to us where she has proved to be an exciting new member of our Remix team.