Please be advised that Birds Nest Beauty Studio is no longer accepting new clients.

Our Team

Renee Hyette

Co-Owner  & Master Stylist
*Not Currently Accepting New Clients

Specialty: Renee specializes in classic cutting techniques. She watches and feels the natural movement and texture of hair, bringing out your hairs best attributes.

Experience: Renee attended the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Santa Monica California. Upon graduation she opened a highly successful salon in West Vancouver. She relocated to the beautiful Okanagan where she ran her own upscale home studio for 20 years before opening Birds Nest Beauty Studio with her business partner Shaleen. 

Why She Loves Her Work: Making every woman feel and look fabulous, and at least 15 years younger, is what fuels Renee and keeps her clients coming back.

* Not Currently Accepting New Clients



Co-Owner  & Master Stylist

Online Booking Currently Disabled 
Booking 3-6  weeks in advance

Specialty: Shaleen has earned the reputation as "the go to" stylist for modern colors and styles. If you are looking for unique color, balayage, color corrections, or an excellent cut, Shaleen will deliver.

Experience: Hair has been Shaleens' calling since she was a little girl and cutting her own dolls hair. She began her education for aesthetics and apprenticeship for hair as a teen, completing her red seal by age of 19. She attends extensive training with color companies and product lines and is currently an independent educator.

Why She Loves Her Work: Shaleen loves making people feel good about themselves. To help someone feel more confident from the inside as well as the outside is what gets her up in the morning.

Former Stylists & Practioners


Renee Meilleur


Kate Hart


Elya Sunduk


Fontal Maddison


Sawyer Dodd