This is considered to be one of the best, if not the best salon in San Francisco, due to its celebrity-stylist owners. It can be quite pricey to book an appointment with the founders of this press-lauded salon, but they employee a team of amazingly talented senior and junior stylists who are priced more reasonably.
This is the type of salon that will give you a haircut that will have strangers stopping you on the street to compliment it. Clients often say they’ve gotten the best haircut of their lives here.
If you’re looking for an it-girl haircut, this is where you need to be. Barrow is helmed by Michelle Snyder, who herself cuts and styles the hair of such cool girls as Zooey Deschanel, Karen Elson, and Zoe Kravitz.
If you want to better communicate with your stylist, it’s helpful to know some common haircut terms:
This press darling is beloved for its blended highlights and balayage, as well as its cute street-level boutique.
For edgy, creative color, you need Edo Salon—a creative space itself with intriguing art exhibits that feature feathers in plastic boxes and fiberglass boats dangling from the ceiling.
Inside this chic boutique space with a show-stopping chandelier, stylists masterfully blend balayage and create varying shades of high-wattage blonde.
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Same-day appointments? Check. Blowouts that Kate Middleton would envy? Check.
Although you could just get a great basic blowout here, you’d be remiss if you didn’t at least throw in a braid, a root-conceal spray, or some clip-in extensions (you bring your own in, they place them properly).
This is where you go when you want to get a cute blowout in a cute salon. And where you go if you want your blowout to last. In fact, the classic blowout includes a complimentary touch up within three days of your appointment. Better stock up on the dry shampoo.
These bundles of hair attached to tiny hair combs should be in every woman’s beauty arsenal. Here’s why: