Meet The Team!
Amanda Carmickle is the owner at Ooh La La & Friends Salon. She has been working in the industry for 15 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 Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. 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.
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.
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. 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
Raeven is a Licensed Nail Technician and a Senior at Uintah High School. She recently graduated the Beauty College. She is excited to start her career at Ooh La La and Friends. She loves meeting new people and creating the designs her clients are looking for. Raeven offers Acrylic, Gel, overlays, nail art, and Ombre’ nails. You can find Raeven at the salon Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9am -11am and 3:30pm- 6:30 pm. Saturdays from 9am- 3pm. Raeven is looking forward to expanding her hours after Highschool Graduation but is still taking the time to enjoy her Senior year.
You can follow her on IG @blackbird.nails
Breanna Thompson has been a part of the Ooh La La team for 4 years. Known for her bubbly personality, Breanna loves meeting new people! With an incredible eye for detail, she offers anything from haircuts to colors. Her specialty can be found in blending and color corrections. 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. McKenlie is available everyday except for Wednesdays. You can follow her at Nailsbykenliehope (instagram)
Kaija is a nail technician. She recently graduated beauty college and is so excited to start working at Ooh la la! She loves meeting new people and she can’t wait to get to know her new clients! Kaija likes to try different color combinations and ideas her clients have. She is a natural at nail art, and even won a competition at college for nail art. Kaija says she will make sure you love your nails and she hopes to see you soon!
Instagram @ nails.by.kaija
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 is available for new clients Thursday, Friday, and Saturdays. Follow her on Instagram at @justjudy_beauty.
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.
Connie Freestone has lots of experience and is sure to offer you an amazing pedicure or foot detox.
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.
Ashleah was raised in vernal and completed 2,000 hours at Paul Mitchell the School in Provo to earn her license. She has been in the hair industry since 2012. Ashleah specializes in blonding and barbering, but loves every head of hair she can get her hands on. She is passionate about continued education and spends a lot of time furthering her skills to provide the best services possible for her guests. She loves the outdoors and spends her free time hiking, snow shoeing, paddle boarding and working on trail maintenance in the Uintahs.
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.
Shantelle, also known as Shannie, is a nail technician at Ooh La La! She graduated from Renaissance Academy in July 2019. She loves acrylic, trying new things, and loves to do all sorts of beautiful art. Shantelle is outgoing and loves the little things in life. She has a passion for hunting and her family is number one. You can follow her @handyshannienails22