About Us
If you are wondering where the name SJK II: The Beauty Parlor came from here is the scoop. SJK, it would be the owners maiden initials. Just like signing her artwork, each head of hair she creates and treats a precious piece of art. The II because this is her second shop she has owned and loved. The Beauty Parlor instead of salon or studio is to set the scene... When you enter SJK II, she is hoping to take you back into the more simple and classic times where you aren't overwhelmed by the faster pace world around us. At your next hair reservation, she hopes you will grab justĀ  a moment for yourself to unwind with a nice cup of coffee and feel refreshed.
Meet Our Stylists
Samantha Newman, owner of SJK II, graduated from Midwest College of Cosmetology at the age of 19. She has had a passion for creating and working with hair from a young age. She loves to teach people how to work with their own hair and encourages the importance of using the proper products. She understands the importance of keeping up with what is new in the hair world and pursues continued education through classes. With an obsession for bridal hair and makeup, she would say classy and chic is her forte.

Outside of The Beauty Parlor, Samantha enjoys spending time with her family and cooking. She married her best friend Tyler, in 2013 which is what brought her to Iroquois County. He helped, encouraged, and supported her to open SJK II in June 2013. Together they have a two wonderful kiddos that keep them on their toes!

She is eager to meet you and help you achieve your desired look.

Accepting new guests, by appointment only.

815-432-0705 or 309-369-3496