Imana Hair Studio is dedicated to providing our
clientele with a one of a kind Salon experience. Our
extremely talented stylists are highly trained in razor
and scissor cutting, creative color, Keratin and
Japanese relaxers, Up Dos, and Bridal Services. Our mission is to
provide a friendly, relaxed atmosphere so you can look
and feel your very best.
Amy Bloodworth - Owner
With 12 years experience in the industry, Amy opened Imana,
in January 2009. Amy has spent the last decade perfecting her
craft by training with some of the most well known icons
in the industry including Vidal Sassoon, Toni and Guy, and Bumble and Bumble.
She has also mastered the Japanese Straightener and Keratin Relaxer.
Whether, curly or straight, long or pixie, Amy has a unique talent
of applying the most exceptional cut and color on each individual,
as well as the most beautiful style on every Bride.
Hair is her passion and addiction making her an exceptional Artist.
Samantha is a proud graduate of The Capri Institute of Cosmetology. Her adoration
and passion for the industry has driven her to grow from a part time receptionist
to a full time hair stylist, since starting at Imana in 2010. Samantha has continued
her education by taking classes with professionals, including Phillip Wilson, and
representatives at Wella. She also traveled to California to study with top stylists
at Vidal Sassoon. When she isn't behind her chair, Samantha helps beautify bridal
parties with some unique and incredible up-dos! She hopes to expand her creativity
and talent and expand into the best hair stylist that she can be.
Skylar began working at Imana Hair Studio as an assistant in 2009. Since then,
she has grown into one of our Senior Stylists and Master Make-Up Artists. She
is a well trained in all hair services, including: short and long haircuts,
creative color, corrective color, and styling. She is also a certified specialist
for the Keratin Relaxer, the American Wave, and Hair Extensions. Amongst these
certifications, she has studied with many professionals, including: Vidal Sassoon,
Nick Arrojo, Martin Parson, Sebastian, Wella, Prive, Nioxin, Lablel.M, Color Proof,
Phillip Wilson, True Beauty, Hotheads, and many more.
Not only does Skylar do exceptional "everyday" hairstyling, but she has incredible
talent in up-dos and formal hair. Skylar loves to create a customized, perfect look
for brides and their bridal parties. Creating the picture perfect looks inspired Skylar
to pursue another dream of hers, in makeup. With willpower and continued education, Skylar
has mastered the art of makeup, allowing her to bring out every woman's natural beauty.
It is obvious in all of her work that she has a true passion for beauty and is
determined to please every client she touches!
Francesca graduated from Parisian Beauty Academy in 2008, eager to begin her career.
She has had a passion to be a hair stylist since she was a little girl watching her Mom,
which is why she chose this industry. Her specialties include a wide variety of haircuts,
coloring, custom blending, color correction, Body Waves, and waxing. She is a certified
specialist in the Keratin Relaxer, and Hair Extensions. Francesca believes in continual
education and strives to keep up with all new product and service knowledge to provide
excellent service to her clientele. Her continued education has a variety of Paul Mitchel,
Vidal Sassoon, Toni and Guy, Oribe, and Tocco Maggico. Francesca places high value on
listening to her clients and understanding and satisfying her clients desires. She strives
for the ultimate creativity and loves change! When she's not behind her chair, she enjoys
assisting her fellow stylists with bridal parties.
Jessica first attended Bergen Community College in hopes to become a teacher, but with each passing day,
she began to realize that her true passion was to be a hairstylist. She decided to follow her dreams and
enroll in The Capri Institute of Cosmetology and graduated in 2013. Jessica joined Imana's team in 2014
as an assistant with an eagerness to learn and gain experience. She is certified in Academy Pro and DonnaBella
Hair Extensions and hopes to further continue her education. Her excitement for building a clientele and building
her career as a stylist is continually growing, and she couldn't be happier with the transition that she made
to pursue her dreams.
Amanda is an assistant at Imana Hair Studio, who joined our team in March 2014. She is a licensed
Cosmetologist with a true passion for the art. She works extremely hard and strives to become a
successful stylist. If you have yet to meet her at Imana, Amanda gives great shampoos and has
also began her transition into training. She is educated in all of our product retail, Color Proof,
and has also taken a cutting class with the famous Phillip Wilson. She is interested most in hair
cutting and coloring, as well as makeup application. Amanda is devoted to this industry and
enjoys being a part of Imana's team!