The Room was established in 1986 in downtown Regina, and has been in 3 locations during its nearly 30 year lifespan. Cathedral Village has been home for more than half of that, over 16 years now!
It is a warm and welcoming family salon with Aveda at its core. Aveda’s mission is to ‘connect beauty, environment and well-being’.
The mission at The Room is to offer you quality services and products while you relax in our warm and welcoming environment.
Our staff are here to offer you skilled, professional hair and spa services that both compliment and accentuate your own unique personal style.
Alison is the owner and operator of The Room Hair Design. The Room was founded in April of 1986 and Alison took over ownership from Shelley Hoffman, in September of 2014. Alison was born and raised in Regina, Sk. and completed her cosmetology schooling in June of 2008 at Richard’s Beauty College. Alison went to high school in Regina at Balfour Collegiate and graduated in 2004. She also attended a program with Youth For a Mission (YWAM) in 2005 in Perth Australia, carrying out humanitarian work in Cairo, Egypt.
Throughout her career Alison has invested countless hours into additional education both for her creative side and business side. She has attended Leadership and Management training through Dale Carnegie, The Schwarzkopf ASK Academy, Qnity for Aveda, and Aveda Business College. Not to mention countless courses and classes in hair cutting and colouring through Schwarzkopf, Aveda and Redken. Alison believes strongly in fostering the growth of the industry and building strong, career focused hair stylists, through mentorship, education and drive. Alison has also worked at The Style Academy as a Guest Services Educator guiding and instructing up and coming new hair stylists.
Alison enjoys giving back to the community by participating in and coordinating events like ‘Soul Sisters’ raising funds for the YWCA, ‘Catwalk for Water’ in support of WaterAid and more.
Her love for hair started at a very early age, with dolls and barbies of course, but then moved onto experimenting with cutting and styling on pretty much any one that would let her! Her most favorite part of her job is transforming people with a new hair cut and colour. The ability to put a smile on someone’s face and grow their self confidence in just a hair appointment is what keeps her going everyday.
When Alison is not behind the chair she spends her time with her husband and son, and will never turn down drinks and chats with her closest friends.
Amelia has been creating and styling hair for over ten years! From an incredibly young age she has always been interested in hair, nails and beauty. At the age of 17, she started her journey in the industry at Richards Beauty College. While in school, she competed in the ABA’s and was so committed to her studies she was able to graduate a month early. Amelia is also a certified nail technician, which she completed through Richards Beauty College.
Over her years as a stylist she has traveled around the province, as well as to Toronto and Las Vegas to further her education in advanced coloring and cutting classes, hair extensions and of course her favorite, bridal updos. She has had the pleasure of working on over 200 brides on their special day and countless bridesmaids! She has been involved in many fashion shows and photoshoots.
Amelia truly believes in this industry, “Great hair has the ability to do so many positive things. When you look good, you feel good”. She could not be happier that her career has given her the opportunity to bring so much happiness to others!
Moon was born and raised in Thailand, and moved to Canada in 2006 with her family. Moon graduated from The Style Academy in the summer of 2016.
She loves absolutely everything about doing hair. Her specialty is most definitely men’s hair cutting. Moon is incredibly skilled in the art and techniques of men’s barbering and styling. She is always keeping her skills and techniques in this area up to date. She loves trying out trendy men’s fade hair styles and intricate hair tattoos.
Her creative abilities allow her to create just about anything anyone is looking for. Moon loves to connect with her guests and take their hair dreams to the next level.
Amber grew up in Vibank, Saskatchewan. From working at the daycare in Vibank throughout highschool, styling the little ones hair, styling hair for dance competitions and styling her girlfriends hair before nights out, Amber knew this was the career for her. Amber enrolled at The Style Academy in 2016, and finished the program in 2017 with her achievements recognized by educators and peers.
She continues to better her career and services she can offer with advanced education such as specialized colour classes, and extension certification. Amber’s favourite part of being in the beauty industry is the different people she gets to see everyday: no day is exactly the same. In the salon, Amber is a jack of all trades. Her preferred services include cutting long woman’s hair, up-styles, braids, and extensions. She is also a certified Advanced Nail Technician, offers spray-less tanning, as well eyelash lifts and tints.
Jaslynn grew up in Lumsden, Saskatchewan and from an early age knew she wanted to be in the hair industry. From learning how to braid and style hair at a young age, and spending time with her Grandfather, who was a barber in Lumsden, she knew she had to head into a career that was very hands on. She graduated high school in 2018 and immediately enrolled in the Hairstyling program at The Style Academy in Regina. Her favorite things to do while in school were the Youth Experience, where she got to pamper young girls, as well, cutting and colouring women’s hair.
On her days off, Jaslynn enjoys painting, sewing, and hanging out with her friends. During the summer months she spends time at Dallas Valley Ranch Camp and brings a little bit of her career with her, making sure all the campers get spoiled with her styling techniques. Jaslynn loves traveling and has big plans to see more of the world in the future.
Fawn has always had an interest in all things hair and beauty starting from an early age when she used to style her sisters and mothers hair and continued experimenting on friends, family and of course her own hair, with haircutting and colouring. Fawn completed her cosmetology schooling in October of 2019 at The Style Academy in Regina. Fawn is a parent to two fur baby cats and loves puzzles, painting, traveling, hanging with friends and her soon to be husband in her free time.
Fawn was raised in the Fort Qu’appelle and Regina area and graduated from Thom Collegiate in 2012. Before hair school she enjoyed her jobs as a server at a number of restaurants or bars and still serves at The Casino of Regina. Taking a break between schooling allowed Fawn to strive for learning new techniques and skills.
Fawn loves the ability to transform a persons confidence with a new style. Her most favorite services are hair cutting, colouring and upstyles, but as a new stylist she is willing to tackle anything that comes her way. She looks forward to meeting you and creating your dream hair!
Faren was born and raised in Regina and has a real passion for all things local.
Faren has always been interested in doing hair and after taking many years to have her 3 children and raise her family, she decided it was time to to turn her passion into a career and took the leap to study cosmetology at The Style Academy here in Regina.
Faren is always ready for a new challenge, and continues to push herself in her skills by taking as many education classes as she can.
As much as she loves the technical side of being behind the chair she equally and truly loves the relationships gained and is always ready to meet new people. Faren adores making anyone’s day by making them feel special with a new look “Clients that trust me with their hair means everything!”
Rylee has lived in Regina for most of her life but was born in Winnipeg Manitoba. She began working at The Room in the fall of 2014 using her background in administration, starting as a part time receptionist.
Rylee has always been interested in esthetics and began pursuing her interests in February of 2015 at Richard’s Beauty College and has since updated and added more areas of skills and training in esthetics through The Style Academy. Rylee offers everything from waxing, tinting, artificial nails, pedicures and facials.
Rylee has become very specialized in the are of Brazilian Waxing. Using high end products from Berodin she is able to offer women a comfortable and professional waxing experience.
Rylee loves to spend time with her husband and three beautiful children and train with her Beachbody team in her free time.
Moriah grew up in Rural Saskatchewan and is still a small-town family gal at heart.
She graduated high school in Kelowna, B.C. in 2012 and moved back to Saskatchewan to be closer to her family.
The following year she continued her schooling at Eston College. While there she went on a World Action Team to Tallinn, Estonia where the group volunteered at a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation program called The Village of Hope. Moriah then studied Human Justice at the University of Regina where she graduated with her Bachelor’s in 2018.
She has had the privilege to gain work experience in various fields throughout high school and University that enabled her to obtain knowledge in multiple areas, including the public sector.
2020 was a big year of change and challenges for everyone, including Moriah as she and her husband planned and executed their wedding amidst a pandemic.
In Winter 2021, she took on a full time position as the receptionist for The Room Hair Design where she presently works along side the team.