Meet our Staff

Amanda Kinney

Amanda Kinney, I have been doing hair for 12 years. I am very passionate about my career. I love doing colors, styles, multiple keratin treatments and even make-up applications! I am currently a Manager at Panache` Salon and Day Spa! I love being a Manager because I can be more involved in the salon industry. I like having more responsibilities around the salon. My main focus is making sure you are feeling fabulous before you leave the salon and leaving with the vision you had before you came in! You will never leave my chair unless you are completely happy with your "new look!"

Kari LewisKari Lewis, You'll never be bored while in my chair!! My name is Kari and I have been doing hair for 10 years now and I love EVERY minute of it. I LOVE my job because I get to make every client that sits in my chair feel great about themselves. It's also very important that I explain and educate my clients how to achieve your new look at home. Also to educate you on the products that you should use on your hair. I continue to enhance my skills with continuing education and motivational classes to keep myself up on the latest styles. I really enjoy doing color and transforming a new cut to go with our color. I also enjoy doing specialty perms and waxing. I hope you will give the opportunity to serve you!!

Mandy Pickering LMT, I have been working in the Massage Therapy field since 2010.Mandy Pickering I am very passionate about what I do. I enjoy being able to help my clients fix their targeted trouble areas, and also love letting my clients relax. I love to educate my clients on things they can be doing differently or things they can add to their everyday lifestyle to help their health and wellness. I specialize and I am certified in Deep Tissue and Trigger Point Therapy. I am also certified in Pregnancy Massage and various spa treatments. The spa treatments include Hot Stone Massage, Aromatherapy, and Body Wraps. So whether you are an athlete or in need of relaxation your massage will be designed to fit your needs!

Niki GilsdorfNiki Gilsdorf, I have been doing hair for 12 years and I love it! One of my favorite services to do are dry Cuts. I love being able to give my clients the hair style or color they have been visioning for themselves and have them leave the salon happy and feeling beautiful/handsome as ever! I love that I have the knowledge to create my own look for people and create my own color formulas! I am very passionate about my career and I hope to be doing hair for a very long time. I will always strive to be the best cosmetologist I can be and never let you leave my chair unless you are 100% happy with your service!

Rachel Hager, I have been in the business for 17 years! Rachel Hager And there is one thing that I love as much today, as the day I started!Making you even more fabulous!!Countless hours of continuing education, color, cuts, nails and make-up. My thirst for finding and learning the newest tricks and techniques of the newest trends, and perfecting and honoring my craft like a Fine edges Sword!! I truly believe in this wonderful business, you never stop learning. Certified in Babe bead in Hair extensions. My love for nail art, formal styling and make-up really let me explore my Creative side. In the end my goal is to give you a moment of time in your busy life, to relax, laugh, and leave feeling beautiful and rejuvenated for whatever life brings you!!

Rachele Mcintosh, I have been in the beauty industry for twelve years and doing nails for eight years. I love helping people to feel relaxed and pampered. I am passionate about nail education and strive to protect and enhance a clients natural nail. I am very excited that nail art is trendy right now because it gives me a chance to be even more creative. Whether it is your hands or feet that need some attention, from children to grand-parents, men, women and anyone in-between, come in to Panache Salon and Day Spa for V.I.P. treatment. Ask for Rachele M. for all of your nail-care needs. I look forward to seeing you!

Deb Wilke, I have been doing hair for over 30 years. The best feeling about my job is making my clients look and feel better about themselves! I like creating something new for them. For the most part, I have been doing most of my clients hair for years, so I know exactly what they want when they come in. It makes me feel good having a good enough relationship with them to not even have to ask what service they want that day, unless they randomly want a change. My most favorite service to do is Men's Hair cuts. I love the industry I am in and hope to be doing it for a long time!

Michael Buehler, Hi, my name is Michael. I have been in the Cosmetology industry since 2013. To say I have a lot of love for this field is an understatement. I have a passion... not only for hair, but to help you with your hair too! Whether you want to simply wake up in the morning and "wash and go" or take time with your hair, I have a plan for you. Don't forget about all of your other beauty needs, as I do offer many other services. I love to keep learning, so I am always educating myself on new and fun techniques that way I can stay on top of the "new" and share great knowledge with you! My main goal is to make sure all of my clients never leave my chair until they are completely satisfied with their new look. I look forward to growing in my career choice and can't wait to share all of my ideas and passion with you!

Carolyn Smith, My name is Carolyn, and I LOVE my job!! I am the owner of the Salon and also a stylist. I am a certified extensionist in Babe hair and Lash extensions. As well as great lengths extensions. I love color, and change mine often. The best part of my job is making people feel amazing about themselves. My motto is " you look good, you feel good." I also love learning so I attend many continuing education classes to stay on top of new trends! I hope to build my new business to the fullest potential, and also do my best in giving back to the community by doing anything involving charity! This is my passion, I know owning this salon is going to be amazing and its going to open a lot of new doors and opportunities in my life as well as others! If I can make an impact of someone's life then I am happy :)


Panaché Salon and Day Spa
14513 W Center Rd
Omaha, NE 68144

Tel: (402) 334-1404