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ERIN MOORE

SALON OWNER, EDUCATOR, STYLIST

Erin Moore, was raised in a small rural town in Canada. Here she witnessed first hand the lack of opportunity in remote and less financially stable areas. After the death of her mother, a trade-skill provided her a successful and profitable future she might not have had.  With hard work and determination, combined with a supportive welcoming community created an opportunity to establish one of the Top Salon Groups in North America.
 
 

Erin is the region’s leading expert in hair extensions, and has had the privilege of training as an educator for the world’s top extension brand.  Erin is skilled working with all types of extension methods throughout her career. She has a talent for matching the best extension method to each individual’s hair, and is known for her flawless extension and color blending. Erin believes hair should look natural and sexy, and that extensions should be “your little secret”. She offers both men’s and women’s cut and color services, specializing in brilliant blondes, highlights, balayage, and ombre.

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DANA YAROMICH

Colour Specialist: Blondes, balayage, lived in colour

Dana has had a love for hair and practising bridal up-dos since she was a teenager growing up in Sacramento, California. Dana made her move to Canada in 2017 and was able to pursue her hairstyling career in 2020. Dana is very excited to help clients look and feel their best.

 

Dana is passionate about creating the perfect hair for her clients, focusing on colour, balayage, blonde and precision cutting; always taking additional educational classes to be up to date on the new styles and trends.

 

In her downtime, Dana loves to go on hikes, travel and explore our beautiful province BC, try different restaurants, and explore the Okanagan wineries.

 

Dana is excited to be a part of the is. Salon Kelowna team and looks forward to creating your dream hair!

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Yuliia Chernous

 Stylist: Balayage, BLONDES, Precision Hair Cutting Specialist

Yuliia has joined our team from the top salon in Odessa, Ukraine. She has an exceptional amount experience behind the chair preforming high end services.  Her main focus is hair care and health. She has a strong passion and love for what she does. Yuliia's goal for your hair is a long-term positive results. She wants you to love your hair as much as she does!

 

Yuliia has a passion for creating shiny healthy hair... working with all lengths, volumes and textures.  With a speciality for  colouring of any complexity - from colour corrections, exit from black to airtouch highlighting and precision cuts.

 

"I will work with you to help select the best salon care procedures/services for your hair, as well as professional home care, which is right for your hair specifically. I will help to answer all your hair related questions, and come to the desired result together. Most of all I like to see how my customers are transformed in my hands, your hair will become beautiful and healthy.”

 

“The atmosphere, service and the coolest team at our salon will give you wings;)”

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Brittany Hance

Colour Specialist: Blondes, Balayage, Lived in Colour

Brittany loves to stay up to date on current hair trends, Passionate about blondes and balayage/lived in colour. Her favourite things to do behind the chair are blonding, both foiling and hair painting, as well as soft natural hair colours.

Aside from hair you can find her snuggled up with her English bulldog (Boston), out on the golf course, and continually exploring all of the adventure Kelowna has to offer! 

Brittany is  currently accepting new clients.

 

"I would love the opportunity to get to know you and to show your hair some love!" 

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DANTE TJEPKEMA

BARBER and Stylist
VIVID COLOUR, Balayage, BLONDES, Precision Hair Cutting 

Dante began the journey into hair 7 years ago, learning all that he could from school and a few other salons along the way.

He now specializes in men’s haircuts and grooming (beard trims, shaves, etc.) with 5 years of barbering experience within the Okanagan region.

He returned to his roots ( pun intended ) as a hairstylist when he moved to Issalon and cannot wait to help you with your hair goals.
Everything from blondes to brunettes, vivids and tint backs, he is ready to help you write the next chapter in your hairs story

In his free time Dante drinks an extensive amount of coffee (though it seems he does this behind the chair as well), plays table top games and card games with his friends, and talks in far too many accents in his partners’ opinion.

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JAYME SOUCIE

 STYLIST : Blondes, BALAYAGE, Lived in colour, colour correction, Extensions 

Jayme made her first big move out of her small northern BC town when she attended Blanche Macdonald in 2020 to pursuit her passion within the hair industry. After graduating in 2021, Jayme made the move to Kelowna.

 

She is passionate about big colour transformations and has found a new love for extensions.

 

In her free time, Jayme likes to go to the gym to better her physical and mental health! If she’s ever away from the salon, chances are she’s planning a trip up north to see her lifelong friends and family, as well as working for her dad, running heavy duty equipment.

 

Jayme is so grateful and excited to be apart of the “Is.” family and can’t wait to see you in her chair.

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ANDRINA KOPP

Curl Specialist: Devacurl level 1. Cgm approved.
Colour Specialist: Balayage, BLONDES, Fashion colour, colour correction. Precision Cutting. Cezanne smoothing treatment Specialist.

Andrina’s talents lie in doing it all from New style makeovers, Bright creative colours, Extensions for added volume or length, Balayage techniques for Sombre/Ombre looks, Babylights for blending, Grey reduction, Bridal styles and even Men’s fades. Andrina has attended many advanced cutting and colouring classes during her 11 years.  Andrina has worked successfully as an On-Location Stylist for weddings and photoshoots and has even had her work published.  Continued education is something she feels is important because there is always more to learn “When we stop learning we stop succeeding.”

 

Andrina is our Curly Girl Specialist! Devacurl certified and Curly Girl Method approved. She will take great care of your curls.

 

Andrina is an advanced colourist and has master colourist designation with La Biosthetique. This is a very intensive program which is taught by International Educator Marc Riese and his education team, some class include:Essential Colour, Advanced Colour, Corrective Colour, Blonde Toning, Art Of Foiling, and Balayage Fundamentals.

 

Andrina is a passionate stylist who loves making peoples’ lives better. No matter what look you are trying to achieve with your hair Andrina can make it happen for you.

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ASHLEY JAKKU

Barber

Ashley has a passion for barbering, and she can execute any type of men’s styling – from skin fades to hot towel straight shaves.  Graduating from MC College in Kelowna, Ashley continues to perfect her craft and is one of the leading Barbers in Kelowna.  With over 10 years of experience, Ashley has been continuing her studies in the hair industry and building her career specializing in mens grooming and barbering.
 

We guarantee you will leave looking fresh and educated on what best suits your style and the best way to style your hair.  Be sure to schedule your appointment with Ashley, today!

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LENNA LUTSENKO

HAIR STYLIST

Born and raised in the Okanagan Valley, Lenna discovered her passion for hair from her experiences growing up, sitting in the chair! Internally introverted, she found that she loved the opportunity to connect with people individually through the chair! Making people happy, confident and excited about their new look is what she loves most about her job. Lenna completed her hair school here in west Kelowna and proceeded to expand her knowledge as well, into mens hair through a barbering program. Insuring that no matter who sits into her chair, they can be quite confident of the quality in the service they will receive!

Lenna's passion is lived in, low maintenance hair colours! From highlights, to different hairstyles! Her goal is to provide you with the perfect style so that you can spend more time enjoying the outdoors, and the lifestyle the Okanagan has to offer.

On her downtime Lenna plays both piano and violin, and takes vocal lessons. She volunteers her time conducting a kids choir and playing accompaniments for different choirs! Growing up in the Okanagan you can be sure to hear of some local gems and camping spots! She loves to hike, fish, camp, and jog on the rail trail with her lab puppy whenever possible!

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JESSIE CAINE

NEW TALENT STYLIST 
Specializing in blondes, vivid colour ,extensions

Jessie is our New Talent Stylist at is. Salon Kelowna!

 

Originally from Edmonton, Jessie started her journey to behind the chair at a very young age.  She found her passion cutting/styling the hair on all of her dolls. Soon after, practicing on herself and then friends. Her enthusiasm for hair lead her to excel in her high-school cosmetology program, then post secondary to follow.

Jessie graduated from the Blanche MacDonald hairstyling program in 2020 and has been actively continuing her education. Currently, Jessie is working through the is. Salon training program to build her career specializing in blondes, vivid colour and hair extensions.

 

"I'm excited to create your dream hair!"

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AVY KANIA

Extension Specialist: Tape In, Weft, I-Tip, K-Tip, Clips, Colour Specialist: Balayage, BLONDES, Precision Hair Cutting Specialist FASHION COLOUR SPECALIST

Avy is a born and raised Kelowna girl! A graduate from MC College Kelowna, Avy brings a decade of salon experience to Is. Salon.
 

She has a passion for the creative and unique! Colour is her forte, and she loves trying new techniques, creating trendy cuts and styles that compliment each and every clients individuality.
 

The happiness and care of her clients is so incredibly important to her and she works hard to ensure a positive experience that leaves you feeling pampered and beautiful!

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HAYLEY WILLIAMS

Extension Specialist: Tape In, Weft, Clips, Colour Specialist: Balayage, BLONDES, Precision Hair Cutting Specialist

New to Kelowna but not new to the hair industry!

Hayley began her career in 2015 and studied at the Vancouver Hair Academy. She loves to do balayage, blondes, and big colour transformations. Hayley keeps busy following hair trends on Instagram and taking a variety of educational courses to keep her hair skills sharp. 

 

Hayley is a bundle of joy, and will keep you laughing and having fun through your whole appointment with her. When not behind the chair, you can find Hayley enjoying the outdoors, doing yoga or spending time with friends!

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EDEN PERRY-YOUNG

Extension Specialist: Tape In, Weft, I-Tip, K-Tip, Clips, Colour Specialist: Balayage, BLONDES, Precision Hair Cutting Specialist

Eden has been actively working as a hairstylist for over 15 years. In that time she has traveled around North America to enhance her education, including San Francisco Vidal Sassoon and all over Canada with Aveda. Eden specializes in blonde hair and extensions. She has been trained by Hot-Heads, Philocaly, and is a Bellami certified extension expert.  

“She who changes her hair, changes her life”