Abstract (ab-strakt')

Adj. The Concentrated Essence

of a Larger Whole


-Cindy Jahn-

Owner/Master Stylist

Cindy a resident of Cleveland Heights for over 20 years,
has been working behind her chair at Abstract
(formerly Today’s Headlines) for over 25 years.

She purchased the salon 13 years ago,
and has been focusing on helping the girls in
her salon family grow to be the best they can be.
Cindy has completed numerous advanced training
programs through Paul Mitchell and many more product lines.
Her focus is on keeping her salon at the
highest levels of current training available.
Education is her driving force. It keeps her girls
motivated to provide the best possible service to her clients.
She is an avid dog lover, and rescued three little chihuahua girls.

Abstract-A Hair Salon does several fund raising events
every year to help local animal shelters continue to do the work that they do.

E-mail Cindy by clicking the link below


 -Ryan Simons-

Signature Stylist

Since Ryan has graduated from the Cuyahoga Valley
Career Center's Cosmetology program in 2008, she has kept herself very busy with continuing her education.
She has completed dozens of
Paul Mitchell Systems classes over the last 6 years. She loves attending hair colorist and stylist conventions, including Paul Mitchell's The Gathering in Las Vegas, and
Premiere Beauty Classic in Columbus. This past year, she was certified in Dream Catcher's hair extensions, as a qualified Dream Catcher's technician.
She is always excited and open to learn new things,
and believes that continuing education
keeps you fresh and focused.

Ryan has been a valued employee here at Abstract for the past six years. In 2013, Ryan won The Heights Observer's Best of the Heights Award for favorite stylist and was a runner up for the same award in 2014.


E-mail Ryan by clicking the link below


 - Nicole Cohen - 

Signature Stylist

Graduated from the Ohio Academy of Paul Mitchell.

She joined the salon family in early 2012 after graduating as a Managing cosmetologist. Nicole loves learning and has attended Paul Mitchell The Gathering several times. She has taken classes to expand her knowledge in the Paul Mitchell Family and received certifications in Dream Catchers Hair Extensions and Paul Mitchell Boot Camp. She looks forward to growing within the salon family and enjoys making people happy through what she does!!

Email Nicole by clicking the link below!


 - Dakota Mikals - 

Designer Stylist

Graduated from Cuyahoga Valley Career Center Cosmetology program in 2013. She has been with our salon family since October 2013. Dakota continues to educate herself with Paul Mitchell classes, including Paul Mitchell boot camp, the Gathering in Vegas, and The beauty Classic in Columbus. Dakota is also certified in Dream Catchers Hair extensions. She is eager to continue learning and working hands on in the salon.

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