-dedicated to organic concepts and cultural diversity-


More than just a hair salon...

We take pride in being able to accommodate any hair texture or type. We're motivated by our diverse clientele – the stories they share with us, the experiences that shape them. To us, haircutting and styling is about connecting with our clients and reaching them, making them feel beautiful inside and out.

Jaivika means “organic” in Hindi. We're dedicated to providing clients with a wholesome, rejuvenating experience and use only natural, organic hair products.


Tuesday to Friday 9 am-7 pm
Saturday 9 am-4 pm


624 South Fifth Street
Champaign, IL 61820


(217) 693-7056


ursa wylie-duncan

Ursa has been cutting and styling hair for sixteen years. Besides working behind the chair at salons, Ursa has held makeup tutorials, worked on movie sets, and enjoys collaborative work with advertising. She dedicates herself to her clients, who motivate her.

Ursa sees cosmetology as a way to benefit the clients physically and mentally.

Her specialty is cut and color. She is also experienced in skin care and styling all kinds of hair. She enjoys avant-garde styling and creative hair color and design.


Monay Taylor

Monay comes to Jaivika Salon with over 20 years of experience. She specializes in multicultural hair, customizable precision haircuts, and is exceptionally talented with different textures of naturally curly hair. Monay is a student of her profession, as she is always taking classes around the country to keep up on the most current styles and trends of the fashion world. She also enjoys doing hair and makeup for wedding parties and has experience doing hair and makeup for video shoots. 

Whether you are looking for a professional classic look or an all out funky color and cut, you will be ecstatic with your salon experience as well as the end result.


Kate Chung

Kate Chung has been cutting and styling hair for three years. She knows how important a hair style is in making a person shine. Great hair gives people a new found sense of courage. That's why she loves creating hair styles that can transform her client and help them walk out the salon with more confidence than they had coming in. She specializes in perms and Asian hair cuts.


Dedicated to providing the best quality products for your health.

We only use products that are organic and clean. That means we don't support the use of sulfate-filled products that will hurt you and your hair. Read more about the products we use by clicking on the images below.



Due to advanced professional opportunities unfortunately Jaivika salon is now closed. If you are interested in booking appointments Kate, Mon'ay or Ursa, here is an updated list of contact information. 

Kate Chung:
Personal Phone: (217) 898-2831

Mon'ay Taylor:

Y'amon Art of Hair Studio
206 n. Randolphsuite 12
Personal Phone: (217) 550-4903

Ursa Wylie-Duncan

Kane and Co Salon.
41 E. University Ave,
Downtown Champaign,