At Crèmebrulee Hair & Beauty  we are passionate highly skilled, professional and are dedicated to our clients. Our aim is to pamper you from head to toe all year around.

Cremebrulee's Hair and Beauty specialists are highly skilled and trained in all areas of  hair and makeup artistry.  We pride ourselves by listening to you and offer you professional hair and beauty advice to make you feel and look your very best. Our creative team are proud winners of the 2016 Stella Awards Trades and Service, Service IQ Great Lake Taupo Business Awards 2017 Finalist Medium Business, Finalist 2017 Leadership and Finalist 2017 Community Service.


Patreece Corban - Director Master Stylist

With over 26 years hairdressing experience and a passion for the hair and beauty industry, Patreece is the driving force behind Crèmebrulee Hair & Beauty and Crèmebrulee Beautiful Brides. Patreece is the founder and was co owner of the award winning salon ‘Ahead of Time Hair & Beauty Spa in Western Australia. Winner of 2008 business award 10-20 Employees & Business Person of the Year 2008. She has since set out to make her dream a reality and is the proud owner of Crèmebrulee Hair & Beauty and Beautiful Brides. Patreece’s expertise is renowned for her passion for long hair up styling. She has worked in London, Australia and has completed many reputable training courses committed to excellence throughout the world. Patreece is also our tape extension specialist and can transform your hair into the hair you have always wanted.  Patreece leads a very talented team of  hair and beauty specialists.

NZARH Regional Finalist 2015 x 3                  Winner NZARH Regional 2016

Winner NZARH  Le Male 2015 &  2016          Winner Stella Star Performer Trades & Service 2016

Winner Most Outstanding Hair Stylist 2015   Winner  Medium Business Award 2017

Finalist Most Outstanding Hair Stylist 2016    NZ Bronze Winner Goldwell Color Zoom Winner 2017

Rach Reriti - Salon Manager Master Stylist

Introducing our fabulous Rach..... We are so lucky to have her expertise right here in Lake Taupo. Rach has owned two of her own salons and been on the floor for over 25 years. She is a very fashion forward creative-talented Stylist whom specialises in precision cutting and the latest colouring techniques. Rach loves complimenting the perfect cut with the perfect colour.  Rach is very experienced in all mens cutting and her fades have that 'wow' factor.

Sharn Leathem - Master Stylist

With over 15 years hairdressing experience, Servilee trained our lovely 'Sharn' enjoys sott beautiful work and specialises in the big roll brush blow dried for that special night out. She has a passion for cutting and short textured pixies cuts are a favourite. Sharn also specialises in Permanent Straightening and Keratin Treatments,

Elyse Bowyer - Senior Stylist

Introducing our very talented Senior Stylist 'Elyse' ... With over 5 years hairdressing experience Elyse is proud to join the Cremebrulee Hair & Beauty creative team. Elyse lives and breathes hairdressing and she is always ready to take on any hair challenge. She specialises in all the latest foiling colouring techniques and has a love for Upstyling and she can cater for any wedding or special ocassion styles. 

- Finalist NZARH Next Generation 2016

Monique McKinstry -  Senior Stylist

Introducing our newest team member Monique. Monique has been in the hairdressing industry for the past 5 years. We are very excited to have her on our creative team as she is our colour extraordinaire. She specialises in gorgeous Ombre's, Balayages and beautiful blending foils. Monique is a firm believer that the secret to beautiful, radiant hair is regular Kerastase fusio dose treatments and professional haircare products to maintain your current style. She has a passion for the hairdressing industry and is very proud to be a part of an all star line up at Cremebrulee Hair & Beauty.

Ashleigh Trainor - Senior Stylist

Ashleigh is fast completing her apprenticeship and she  is already building a very strong following with her clients. She has a love for the latest Balayage and Ombre techniques creating that seamless blend. Ashleigh also specialises in Keratin treatments that can tame that unruly mane for up to 5 months and chemical straightening. Ashleigh has a love for up-styling and special occasion hair.

Olivia Haimes - Apprentice Hairdresser

Cremebrulee is proud to introduce Olivia our newest hair prodigy. Olivia is already following her dreams to becoming a creative hairdresser and a makeup artist. We are looking forward to Olivia starting her journey with us.


Rachel Elmiger - Beauty & Nail Technician

A Taupo favourite 'Rachel' specialises in acrylic nail application, nail art, pure fiji treatments manicures, pedicures, shellac, lash extensions, special occasion makeup application & Dermalogica facial treatments. With Rachels gentle and calming presence she will keep you feeling comfortable and completely relaxed while receiving your luxurious treatments.

- Winner of 2016 Hito Nail Photo Competition Judge's Choice

- Winner of 2016 Hito Nail Photo Competition People's Choice


9 Tamamutu Street, Taupo
07 377 2005