4 Master Stylists Share Why They Love Working at JCPenney Salon

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With so many different options, it can be overwhelming finding your perfect salon home. If you’re looking for a place to create, thrive, and feel supported in your hair career, there’s no better place than JCPenney Salon. 

Being a JCPenney stylist means you’ll get the opportunity to work in a full service salon plus a number of other incredible benefits. You’ll get next-level continuing education right in the salon, flexible scheduling, a generous associate discount (we’re talking up to 25%!), and the chance to earn up to 70% commission.

Don’t just take our word for it, though. The Tease tapped four of JCPenney’s incredible Master Stylists—Bayar Ameen, Karli Mendez, Dariela Montano, and Candace Otis—to share their experience working in JCP Salons. 

Keep reading to learn more about why JCP Salon is such a great place for stylists. 

Candace Otis, @candi_cutz_stylez

Why does working at JCPenney Salon inspire you?

Otis: JCPenney just makes sure that we understand our worth as stylists.

How does JCPenney make you feel appreciated?

Otis: JCPenney really guides you through the process and makes sure that you are confident at each level as you continue to grow in this profession.

Where do you see yourself in the next five years?

Otis: I would like to be able to reach more people and not just behind the chair. I also would like to become an educator and teach others what I have learned.

Bayar Ameen, @sandiegohairstylist_b

What is it like to work as a JCPenney Salon Master Stylist?

Ameen: It’s amazing to be a master stylist. You have the freedom to set your own schedule.

Karli Mendez, @karli_haircraft

What is it like to work as a JCPenney Salon Master Stylist?

Mendez: It feels kind of like I am my own boss, but I do have that stability of JCPenney.

Dariela Montano, @dmstylis

Why does working at JCPenney Salon inspire you?

Montano: Those experiences that we have daily with our clients and the impact that we make in their lives is like the fuel of our job every day.

To learn more about how to join the JCPenney Salon team, be sure to visit jobs.jcp.com and follow @jcpenneysalon on Instagram. 

The Tease Editors