Meet The Stylist & Owner "Joi Dreams"


Joi is the owner and stylist of Joi Dreams Salon. She has worked as a stylist for over 23 years. She is a native New Yorker, who also lived and styled hair in Alaska. Joi has lived and worked in Virginia for 15 years. She is a lover of all things beautiful, and loves to help every client look and feel amazing. 

Joi has worked as a stylist in several Old Town Alexandria salons before opening her own salon in 2009. This summer she expanded her salon to offer spa services and a barber shop.

Joi specializes in all textures of hair. She is also highly skilled in color application. She has studied Schwarkzopf Color, Matrix Color, Redken Color, Keune Color, Keratin Complex Color,  and several others, but has chosen Scruples Color for her salon because of its extensive options, consistency and optimal result on grey hair. 

She is skilled in many cutting techniques. Joi is also a barber. Her scissor cutting is customized to each individual client, including children and men. While Joi is skilled, she likes to listen to her client’s lifestyle and goals for their hair before cutting. This ensures her client is happy and can maintain their look at home.

Joi loves what she does, and has fun doing it. She feels everyone should leave her chair and salon feeling happy and amazing. 


Meet our Esthetician "Onya"


Onya has over 16 yearsexperience as an esthetician in the skincare field. She specializes in all skin types, including mature, acne, all ethnicities and sensitive skin and also customizes her technique to fit each client’sskincare needs. Onya has worked for Elizabeth Arden Red Door and other boutiques spas in the Virginia area. 

Onya is a certified lash extension technician as well as being certified in LightStim, bt-micro, Ultrasonic Tools and several specialized product lines. She also is a skilled make-up artist. While She ensures every client’s needs are met, Onya is extremely professional and skilled in her services. Through her skill and passion, Onya makes certain every client is educated and completely satisfied. 

In addition to being and expert in her field, clients rave about her kindness and professionalism. Onya touches your heart while improving your skin condition.


Meet Our Massage Therapist "Naomi"


Naomi discovered the benefits of massage therapy while pursuing personal goals of holistic health and wellness. She became passionate about the power of touch and the ability to relieve pain and stress without traditional pharmaceuticals. She approaches massage therapy with a calming energy, healing hands, and an in-depth knowledge of anatomy and kinesiology.


Naomi has worked for well known spas in Northern VA, including a Four Diamond resort in Virginia’s Wine Country. She pampers her clients and enjoys relieving their physical and emotional tensions while they relax under her touch. Through a variety of modalities- including swedish, deep tissue, and more- she creates a customized experience that is unique to every individual. Her favorite aspect of massage therapy is watching clients leave healthier and happier than when they arrived.