Amethyst Boutique Salon

Amethyst Salon Team of Stylists: Boise, ID

Kristin Kuborn Vana - Owner/Stylist

Kristin is the Maestro behind Amethyst Boutique Salon. She has followed her passion for hair and beauty for the past 15 years and it has lead her now to meet a need in Downtown Boise for a calm, relaxing, haven of a salon for everyone to feel welcome and comfortable. Her expertise shines through in everything she does, from hair cutting, coloring, and styling, to extensions, make-up and a renewal of spirit. Rest assured you'll leave your appointments with Kristin feeling refreshed and inspired. 

Cara Starr Johnson - Stylist

Cara has been a part of the beauty industry since 2012. Specializing in haircuts that solve common styling issues, Cara continually works to educate herself and expand her skill-set in this area. Gray hair coverage, and custom hair coloring - with a special emphasis in balayage-  is another area of her expertise. Additionally, she provides styling education, skin care, hair removal, and nail care to compliment your hair styling services.

You can learn more about Cara on her website,, and follow her on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook

Carla Hart - Barber/Stylist

Carla, a Barber and Stylist, has lived in 10 states across America making it easy for her to connect with people from all walks of life. She has a passion for razor work, specializing in head shaves and Dermablading. Her men’s and women’s haircuts are detail-oriented and customized to fit her client's lifestyle needs.

As a Stylist, Carla's creative flair shines. Her love of art and science are apparent, blending well during her color and chemical services. Professional development and education are her priority, in order to stay ahead of the trends within the beauty industry.

Carla also provides blow-dry/styles, and make-up application for any occasion, ensuring that clients receive an experience unique to them.


Rhonda Lynn - Permanent Make-Up Artist

Rhonda is a gifted permanent make-up artist and esthetician. She makes you feel perfectly at ease, and her confidence lets you know that you are in good hands at every service. Specializing in permanent eyebrow enhancement and skin care, Rhonda puts the finishing touches on the unique details of your look. Visit her today for that little something extra you've been waiting for.