Michelle Finlayson is a passionate educator and Essential Looks Artist for Schwarzkopf Professional specializing in creative color and long hairstyling. Her work has been featured worldwide and she taken home 8 national awards including 4 x Alberta Stylist of the Year and back to back wins for 2017 & 2018 Contessa Awards Master Colourist of the Year. Michelle is dedicated to her craft and is no stranger to the stage and platform with over 13 years as an educator speaking to the latest innovations and colouring trends for hairstylists across the country each year. Her industry experience not only behind the chair but with photoshoots, brand videos, session styling on-set and backstage at NYFW allows her to inspire hairstylists of all interests and skill levels. Michelle’s genuine personality and passion for hair has also landed her as a regular guest on City TV’s nationally televised morning show Cityline, where she does audience makeovers and offers expert advice.