Jolene Hanna

Master Stylist & Senior Colourist
"Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance." - Coco Chanel

Jolene is an exceptional Senior Stylist & Senior Colourist with over 13 years experience.  She is an elegant lady who loves fashion.

Jolene's attention to detail, and the pride she takes with each appointment is second to none.  She ensures her clients leave not only looking and feeling their best, but also have a style and colour that works for them beyond the salon.

Jolene loves to keep up to date with the latest in street and runway fashion, and is often found with the latest copy of Vogue in her hands.  Jolene has worked with Derek Elvy at various shows like World and Wellington Fashion Week.  She will often be seen in the background supporting her team.

Jolene believes every client should feel listened to and empowered.  She takes great pleasure in seeing the lift of a client’s self esteem as they leave Buoy.

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Nov 2017

NZ Salon of the Year 2017

Nov 2017

Industry Awards Best New Entrant

May 2018

Salon of the Year 2018

Nov 2017

L'Oreal Grand Salon of the Year 2017

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Sep 2020

Jolene was amazing

I had my first appt with Buoy this week and I can honestly say iv never been so impressed with the service.


Jul 2018

Why Buoy is Wonderful

A) Putting your customer first 


Oct 2018

Knowledge and Attention to Detail

Jolene is an absolute treasure. She looks after me and my partners hair. Her knowledge and attention to detail makes all the difference. 


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Jolene Hanna's latest news


Buoy now delivering during Level 3


With Love...

33 years and counting


Up your snack game

Food stylist @Stylish_Foodie helps you up your snack game


Exclusive Laser Evening

Celebrating living in your best skin ever. We have invested in the most advanced Laser technology and holding an exclusive invite-only event to celebrate. 100% of ticket sales donated to Mary Potter Hospice in memory of the late Derek Elvy.


Buoy NZ Salon of the Year 2017

Buoy Salon & Spa wins 5 of the most sought after awards in our industry.
Salon of the Year, L'Oréal Grand Salon of the Year, Excellence in Marketing, Business Stylist of the Year Chinney Yeap and Best New Entrant.



To celebrate our 30th year the Buoy Salon team created this internationally published collection with some of the worlds most talented creatives.


Treat & Transform with Fusio Dose

Fusio-Dose hair ritual is our bespoke in-salon treatment by Kérastase that will nourish your hair and leave you it with the shine that will turn heads.


Derek Elvy's New Home Celebrated in NZ House & Garden

Learn more about Derek Elvy's most recent creative journey. Turning a Chocolate Factory in Featherston, Wairarapa into his home/living gallery. Get your hands on the March issue today.


Buoy launches new Website

Buoy Co-Owner & Managing Director Phillippa Middleton explains why creating a new online platform was so important to her vision to be the leaders in the Salon and Spa, and online.


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