Meet The Team!
Amanda Carmickle is the owner at Ooh La La & Friends Salon. She has been working in the industry for over 13 years. She is passionate about motivating and inspiring all of the girls that work around her and they continue to motivate and inspire her as well! Working with such a great team keeps us all on our toes and doing our best work! Amanda specializes in color, blonding and extensions. She also enjoys cutting and styling! She is constantly working on her education for herself and the salon staff. Amanda has attended training at Bumble & Bumble University several times in the past few years as well as other continuing education close by. Her goal is to make you look and feel your best while you are in her chair and to give you the knowledge and products to achieve the same look for when you go home! She is available Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. She is not taking new clients at this time! She truly enjoys the company of each client, returning and new!
Jille has been doing hair for over 11 years. She went to school at Paul Mitchell The School in Salt Lake City, Utah. She had a great education there and learned that she has a true passion for hair! The longer she does hair, the more she discovers the importance of continuous education. She was given the opportunity to go take Bumble and Bumble in New York City and become a Network Educator for Ooh La La! Jillie loves what she does and she is so thankful to call hairstyling her job. She works Tuesdays and Thursdays and isn't taking new clients until further notice.
Lindsey Hackford is a hairstylist of 9 years. Doing hair has always been a dream of hers! She loves the ever changing world of fashion, and loves to keep up with the latest fashion hair trends. Although she loves to express herself by what she wears, she feels like the best stable piece to every outfit is a great hair cut and color! She feels that a chic hair style compliments every outfit, and brings out the natural glow of confidence in everyone! "When your hair looks good, you feel good!" Lindsey feels like the world sometimes pushes us to be someone we are not. Her true vision as a stylist is to make you feel happy and confident with a hairstyle that fits you and your personality. She specializes in color and the latest hair trends. Lindsey is available Mondays .
Nishelle Morton Greene
Shelli Graduated from Bon Losee Academy in Provo, Utah in 2004. She has been in the salon industry professionally for 15 years. She also practiced as an apprentice prior to her schooling in 2001. She strives to constantly add to her tool belt by attending frequent education classes and keeping up with what's current. Before becoming licensed in Cosmetology, Shelli had always worked in the customer service industry. She has a great passion for people and that includes all kinds-- kids, women, AND men (don't let those chandeliers fool ya, guys, we love you too!). She loves all her loyal clientele but has a special love for kids. She would be happy to take new clients wherever they fit, and though her days are limited to Tuesdays and Thursdays, she's dedicated to coming early and staying late to accomodate special dates. Her favorite services to offer are personalized cuts, custom colors with an extra love for creating a natural look, and facial waxing. She chose this hobby and profession because of the ability and potential to make people see their own beauty by enhancing what they have, encouraging confidence, and loving the bodies they've got.
Alexis Harrington offers everything from Microblading to permanent makeup services. She began her training with Image Artistry LLC in May 2016. She did Microblading for 9 months, but wanted more experience in shading techniques to compliment Microblading services. After a lot of research, she traveled to the Dominican Republic in September 2017 and trained under Rita Romo, world-renowned owner of Baltic Brows.
Alexis was born and raised in Vernal. She has two boys who are her world. She is a single mom and Microblading has given her the opportunity to earn an income while doing something she loves and still have time to spend with her boys. She is currently taking new clients, and is available Tuesdays and Wednesdays.
Follow her at Image Enhancement LLC on Facebook and @imageenhancementllc on Instagram
Anya attended school at Evans Hairstyling college in Lindon, Utah. She graduated with 2,000 floor hours and was an advanced student. She is in love with the career and can’t wait to see where it takes her! She loves doing everything hair from old to new! She is constantly wanting to learn, grow, and try new things in the career! She is very hard working and loves to bring on any challenge! She is excited to be apart of the Ooh La La team!
Breanna Thompson has been a part of the Ooh La La team for 3 years. Known for her bubbly personality, Breanna loves meeting new people! With an incredible eye for detail, she offers anything from haircuts to colors. You can find her at the salon Monday through Saturday, and is currently accepting new clients. Check out her work on Instagram @breejenn.
McKenlie Hacking, also known as Kenlie or Hope, is excited to start her career with Ooh La La and Friends! She graduated from Prime Cut Academy and has proven herself an exceptional talent as a Nail Technician Artist. McKenlie can create beautiful nails from acrylic or gel. She can create any design that you desire. McKenlie is fun, energetic, and loves fashion. She is always trying out the latest designs and techniques. McKenlie is available everyday except for Wednesdays. You can follow her at Nailsbykenliehope (instagram)
Judy has spent the last 6 months specializing in advanced treatments for the hair. She offers a variety from Olaplex (bond building, strengthening and repair) to hard water and color removal. Judy offers scalp and deep conditions and loves Brazillian Blowouts (smoothing treatments). Feel like your hair's lacking shine, needs repair, or you want to prep it for a big change? Judy's your girl! She also loves balayage! Judy assists Amanda on Mondays and is available for new clients Tuesdays and Thursdays. Follow her on Instagram at @justjudy_beauty.
Connie Freestone has lots of experience and is sure to offer you an amazing pedicure or foot detox. You can book with her Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays!
Melissa Dunlap has been a licensed Massage Therapist in Utah for 12 years. She graduated from The Arizona School of Integrative Studies in 2007. She takes pride in ensuring each client has a specific massage based on there needs. She has studied in a variety of modalities allowing her to create a relaxing space for any client. These modalities include, Swedish, Sports, Prenatal, Deep Tissue, Shiatsu, Hot Stone, Reflexology, Aromatherapy and Acupressure. She loves to spoil her clients with her uses in aromatherapy, stretching and therapeutic touch. Melissa has a passion to continue learning new techniques to make the best massage you can receive. She is available on Mondays.
Shannon L. Reyes
Shannon L. Reyes is a Master Esthetician and Licensed Instructor. As a Dermalogica Specialist, she specializes in advanced skin care treatements, derma pen, chemical peels, and microdermabrasions. You can find her on facebook as Love Your Skin by Shan and on Instagram as @Shan_loves_skin.
Myka attended schooling at Taylor Andrews. She has continued her education by taking many classes including blonding, vivids, and blowouts. She has been taught by famous artists such as Aubrey Loots and Sam Villa.
Myka has been obsessed with hair from a young age. You could always find her doing her younger sisters hair. She's always wanted to be a hairstylist. Now she loves coloring and cutting. Myka is so excited to be back in her home town and to be able to help some familiar faces feel beautiful. You can follow her on Instagram @mykalynnbeauty
Brittney Hawk is a Licensed Esthetician that specializes in customized Dermalogica skin treatments, advanced waxing, and spray tanning. Brittney also loves and offers eyelash extensions, eyelash lifting, lash and brow tinting, and spa pedicures. She is accepting new clients and is available any day except Tuesdays and Sundays!
Kyndi was educated at Prime Cut Academy and has been practicing cosmetology and barbering since 2006. She has passion for refining her craft in order to better serve her valued clients. Kyndi's specialty is cut and color. Over the last decade she has attended numerous hair shows and continuing education courses in formal updo's, wedding styles and color trends. In addition to cutting hair, Kyndi has formal training in eyelash extensions (classic, hybrid and volume).
Kyndi re-entered the workforce after taking time away to raise her young family and will be available on Wednesday and Thursday each week. When she is not making her client's dreams come true, she enjoys spending time with her husband and five children at their family's cabin.