Lauren Baril

Owner / Master Stylist / Educator

IG: / @frizz.and.fantasy

Lauren is the leader and host at Rose and Onyx Hair Company Ltd. Her desire was to bring a spirit of community to St. Albert that would offer a chance for people to change the way they experience their time at the salon. A way to integrate education and creativity with a confident and professional service. The atmosphere she has assembled in her business and team is exactly as she hoped it would be… Bright, joyful, professional, highly skilled and experienced.

Lauren’s experience dates back more than 16 years including many certifications, accomplishments and awards. She is a Master Stylist and Colourist as well as an educator for a number of brands.

Lauren is also our certified DevaCurl stylist. If you’re wondering if she can handle your crazy curls… the answer is, yes!

Education and Achievements

  • Est-Elle Academy of Hair Design (Journeyman Stylist)

  • Deva-Curl Stylist Certification

  • Wella Master Colour Expert Certification

  • HAIR:Mastered Program Alumni

  • 2018 Wella Trend Vision National Finalist

  • Wella, Nioxin and Sebastian Brand Educator


Kristen Grieve

Master Stylist

IG: @hairby.kris

Kristen holds her accomplishments modestly, but don’t let that fool you. She is very active in the industry and an expert stylist bringing a calm nature to her near decade of experience. Holding committee positions on the Alberta Apprenticeship Board since 2015, she remains a leader in her field and an expert talent.

Education and Achievements

  • MC College

  • Dawn Bradley Hair Painting 101

  • Eufora’s Hero Men’s Cutting

  • American Crew Methods 1

  • Redken Colour Foundations

  • KMS IQ Cutting

  • Ashlee Norman’s Triple Threat Balayage

  • Redken Undressed

  • Redken Principles of Design

  • Inspiring Champions

  • Bumble and Bumble Razor Cutting

  • Bumble and Bumble Flat Blow Dry

  • Rusk Cutting Course

  • Wella Colour Course

  • Member of Alberta Apprenticeship Board’s LAC and PAC Committees


Rebeca King

Master Stylist / Educator

IG: @rebecakinghair

With more than 11 years of experience and an unstoppable passion for her work as a Journeyman Stylist, Rebeca has established herself as a Master in the industry. Her level of experience, her motivation and her specialized education has allowed Rebeca to completely excel in her craft. Whether you’re looking for a cut, colouring, blonding or correcting, you will find that Rebeca is the right person for the job.

Her cheerful attitude and focussed approach to work results in an undeniably pro service and stunning results. It’s no surprise that she maintains the loyal support of her clients. Rebeca is an educator for Matrix and in addition to her chair at our salon, you will find her on stage at hair events presenting her knowledge and skill for all to enjoy.

Education and Achievements

  • MC College

  • Matrix Artistic Educator

  • B is for Blonding

  • The Business of Balayage

  • Blond Me Up Baby!

  • Winner - 2018 Matrix Colour Competition


Meghan Page

Master Stylist

IG: @beauty_mp_

Meghan’s talents are diverse and her skill is top shelf. With more than a decade in the business behind her, Meghan has expanded her field beyond Hair to include Skin Care as well as Lashes. Offering this variety of services keeps Meghan busy but her chair at R&O inspires a remarkably creative and passionate side of her personality and work. Meghan is also an educator and holds committee positions on the Alberta Apprenticeship Board.

R&O looks to Meghan for her knowledge in Colouring and Extensions, so consider her when booking your next appointment to make your hair longer, shorter or a new shade of gorgeous.

Education and Achievements

  • Marvel College

  • Razor Classes

  • Updo Classes

  • Vidal Sassoon Creative Classes

  • Trend Vision Awards

  • What’s Next Awards


JillIan MacNeil


IG: @jillianrae_hair

Jill brings her good humour, professional demeanour and expert skill to R&O. With her solid education and experience as well as a number of master courses specializing in Balayage, Jill holds the unofficial title as our resident “Blonde” expert.

Education and Achievements

  • Eveline Charles Hair School

  • Dawn Bradley Balayage 101

  • KMS Cutting IQ

  • Ashley Norman Triple Threat Balayage

  • Bumble and Bumble Razor Cutting

  • Bumble and Bumble flat blow drying

  • Redken Updos and Styling


Mya Kurpjuweit

Apprentice Stylist / Make-up Artist

IG: @myakurpbeauty

Mya is a natural talent. With a surprising amount of experience in the beauty industry already in her pocket, Mya is poised to chose the direction of her career. Being the dedicated and prepared person she is, she wishes to develop her skills and master them as a hairstylist apprentice at Rose & Onyx, under Lauren’s guidance.

Mya is a certified makeup artist and educator and is responsible for bringing the makeup as part of the Onyx Package - a part of R&O’s Beauty and Wellness package offerings.

Education and Achievements

  • Apprentice to Lauren

  • 4 years Cosmetology

  • Glam Artistry - The Glam Class Pro

  • Makeup Certification

  • Celebrity Makeup Artist - Comic Con Edmonton (2015 & 2016)

  • Educator for Glam Artistry

  • A style G-Class Lashes inspired and named after her with “The Mya Lash”


Jennessa Carter

Apprentice Stylist

IG: @jennessathehairdressa

Jennessa has joined Rose & Onyx right out of the gate and is already making an incredible impression on her clients and the team. Her skill and passion for hair are evident at first introduction and her beautiful and consistent work demonstrates her potential as she moves from a confident knowledge of her craft to an expert level of understanding and performance. We look forward to supporting and witnessing her meteoric growth.

Education and Achievements

  • Apprentice to Lauren

  • 4 years Cosmetology

  • Hairstyling Diploma - Honourable Distinction

  • Western Canadian Fashion week participant.