Jonni’s Styling Studio is a trend-setting, community minded, and exclusive High end Studio. We are extremely excited to have moved to our New UpTown Location located at Landmark Place, on McGill Road, right across from the university. Opened in 1986, Jonni’s Styling Studio is Kamloops’ most progressive salon. Come experience the creative atmosphere in which you will enter a world of pampering, relaxation, and fun. You will be sure to leave with a beautiful work of art that you can proudly wear every day! The team at Jonni’s aims to keep up with the latest trends and create unique and memorable cuts for our clients, leaving you utterly satisfied. The studio is home to Studio owner, Master Stylist and Cosmetologist Jonni Yeomans and her daughter and Red Seal Licensed Hair Stylist and Cosmetologist, Abra Yeomans. Our team is always staying up to date with training and new education, regularly attending Advanced MACpro Makeup artistry classes with some of the top makeup artists from across Canada, while also always looking for education, new techniques and trends, with the fashion of hair, to keep all of our guests on the “cutting edge”.
Jonni’s Styling Studio is extremely passionate about local community involvement as well! From 2013-2016, we ran our “Paint the City Pink” campaign, raising over $11,000 and awareness for Breast cancer while supporting our local Royal Inland Hospital Foundation and Cancer Centre. We are apart of the Kamloops Extreme Makeover project, which our owner, Jonni Yeomans, has been the founder of, and front runner for this amazing project. Working with a team of amazing businesses from the community, for the year of 2017, we gave four recipients over $10,000 in services each, to bless and give back to our community.
As a studio owner for 30+ years, Jonni Yeomans is a Master Stylist and Cosmetologist with over three decades of industry expertise. She has worked internationally as an educator and colorist for three major hair icons, Redkin, Sebastian International and Paul Mitchell, and helped launch Paul Mitchell into the B.C. Interior in the 1980’s. Jonni also worked as a National Educator and Colorist for Paul Mitchell in the Vancouver area until 2010, when she transitioned full-time to her studio, focusing on training up the next generation of Stylists. Jonni has traveled to various locations including Las Vegas, Los Angeles and Vancouver, to participate in the international Paul Mitchell, and Sebastian Hair Shows, in which professionals from over the world, gather to educate, learn, gain inspiration, and network, thus allowing her to continue establishing Jonni’s as the cutting edge leader of styling and fashion trends in Kamloops.
With a passion for continued excellence, Jonni continues to learn and and focus on creating new and unique styles that incorporate the newest techniques, showcasing runway styles and encompassing each guest’s personal style and preference as she strives to achieve all the latest looks and fashions for her clientele, showcasing her passion for art, fashion and hair to each guest. She is extremely passionate about sharing her expertise to the next generation of stylists; continually looking for opportunities to teach her 30 years of industry expertise to up-and-coming stylists, and is always open to learning from them as well!
Jonni has been the founder of the Kamloops Extreme Makeover Project, which involves giving back to some incredibly deserving people in the community; and working together with a fantastic team of professionals, and businesses focusing on blessing others and give back to our community. This project is now well into its second successful year, already having given back to four lucky participants with makeovers worth over $10,000! The Kamloops Extreme Makeover Team is looking forward to blessing another Four Recipients this year also!
Jonni has entered her Kamloops Extreme Makeover in the “Contessa: Canadian Hairstylist of The Year Awards” for the “John Steinberg Award for Community Service”for which Jonni’s Styling Studio has been a Finalist two years in a row in this National Competition.
She looks forward to seeing you at the studio to give you your next look!
Master Stylist Abra Yeomans has been in the industry professionally for five years, but has grown up in the salon since she was nine years old. She is Fourth generation Hairstylist in kamloops, and completed her Apprenticeship and Red Seal License in less that eighteen months.
She loves being able to bless people, and make them feel and look their best when they come in to see her and getting to build amazing relationships and friendships. She has been an active volunteer in the community, giving back with projects such as “Paint the City Pink”, “Kamloops is Trending”, the “TRU Bridal Fair: Fashion Show” years 2017 and 2018, and in makeup artistry for the “Kamloops Extreme Makeover” Project years 2017-2019.
She has been continuing on her journey in her career with advanced training in Blonding, Color, and precision cutting. Always growing and striving to learn the newest and hottest techniques to keep her work fresh, and her clients always feeling on trend. She has been to “The Gathering”, an International hair show out of Las Vegas learning from some of Paul Mitchell’s Top platform artists. She has also flown to Nanaimo to take Extensive classic Barbering and Hot shave training with some of the top platform artists for Paul Mitchell’s MVRCK Barbers as well. She has been trained with some of the top Instagram and National MACpro Makeup Artists, and loves bringing her creativity to event styling in hair and makeup artistry, as well as bringing that creativity to some of our high end and Avante Garde Photoshoots. Striving to stay on the cutting edge of our industry, she has also entered the National Contessa Awards for our industry, and been apart our team that has been Finalists for Four years now competing with top stylists and artists in Canada. As a Team, she has also competed with our salon in National competitions out of New York.
She loves being able to use her knowledge and expertise to give every client the best experience possible, while giving them the education to maintain that “Fresh Salon Hair and Face” feeling at home! Working with each client to fit their personal needs, and giving them a routine that they can feel great about, and work on maintaining once they leave our salon!
Ashton is the Administrative Management and IT Operative for Jonni’s Styling Studio, DJ Yeomans International Inc. and DJ Yeomans Holdings Ltd. He currently has 5 years of training in Informative technology and programming and has received the 2016 Computer Excellence Award at Westsyde Secondary. Ashton is currently enrolled in a Digipen Development course, to further his experience in coding, art design, and general video game design. While working hands on in the salon for the past year,he shares ” I grew up watching my mothers’ hair salon grow in this community, and I am more than happy to finally contribute to this success Jonni holds dear!”