Santa Monica: Haircut
1025 Montana Ave.
Book an AppointmentShin
2012 InStyle Best Beauty Buy Pick
At this wood-lined cottage-style salon, Shin An creates cuts that can best be described by what they’re not: standard, cookie-cutter looks. The stylist has mastered a dry-cutting technique that highlights facial features perfectly (she took our reporter’s long, straight locks and sliced them into light, shoulder-length layers with brow-skimming bangs). She might ask clients to stand up during the last half of their visit to ensure that strands hang at just the right angle. All of them happily comply.Read MoreLess