Adrian Elwell

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Top Rated Hair Stylist & Colorist in San Francisco offering exceptional Haircuts, Color & Styles! CALL Adrian Elwell at 877-727-1373 today!
  • 166 Geary St, Suite 1606

    San Francisco, CA 94108

    Cross street: Sutter St.

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  • 415-276-9194

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Best Haircut Ever, every time.
Adrian Elwell always greets you with a smile and immediately tries to get you to express what you like and what you don

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Best Haircut Ever, every time.
Adrian Elwell always greets you with a smile and immediately tries to get you to express what you like and what you don

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Adrian Elwell knows his stuff! He has been cutting and styling hair in SF for as long as I can remember and everyone I've recommended to him has continued to come back for just as long! Great guy and great prices!

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Adrian Elwell knows his stuff! He has been cutting and styling hair in SF for as long as I can remember and everyone I've recommended to him has continued to come back for just as long! Great guy and great prices!

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I went for a haircut in April or what he called ""clean up"" and have to say, it turned out to be one of the most amazing haircuts I've ever had.After the first wash I was able to style it easily without spending too much time. He listened to my concerns and was able to translate that in a wonderful cut. He is absolutly creative, skillful and an attentive listener. He knew what fits my face and goes with my hair structure. Thanks again. You have for sure a regular and happy new customer

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I went for a haircut in April or what he called ""clean up"" and have to say, it turned out to be one of the most amazing haircuts I've ever had.After the first wash I was able to style it easily without spending too much time. He listened to my concerns and was able to translate that in a wonderful cut. He is absolutly creative, skillful and an attentive listener. He knew what fits my face and goes with my hair structure. Thanks again. You have for sure a regular and happy new customer

Pros: extensive skills, knowledge and passion

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I've been a redhead for the past 10 years and my colour has never looked better since Adrian became my stylist. He's one of very few colourists to use Elumen, a technically tricky but brilliantly effective product that barely fades and keeps hair healthy. Adrian strikes that perfect balance of creative - to keep my style interesting and fresh - and conservative - so that it's never too outrageous for the law firm where I work. \r
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Adrian is a painstaking perfectionist when it comes to both cuts and colour. He also makes sure to stay current on the trends and technical advances in the industry. Thankfully he's now back in SF for good and I can't recommend him highly enough!

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★★★★★

I've been a redhead for the past 10 years and my colour has never looked better since Adrian became my stylist. He's one of very few colourists to use Elumen, a technically tricky but brilliantly effective product that barely fades and keeps hair healthy. Adrian strikes that perfect balance of creative - to keep my style interesting and fresh - and conservative - so that it's never too outrageous for the law firm where I work. \r
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Adrian is a painstaking perfectionist when it comes to both cuts and colour. He also makes sure to stay current on the trends and technical advances in the industry. Thankfully he's now back in SF for good and I can't recommend him highly enough!

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It took many hairstylists and really bad haircuts before I finally found Adrian. When he moved to the East and only came to SF once a month to see clients, scheduling became a problem. So no Adrian, no haircut! I had actually resigned myself to having long hair which was not something I really wanted. I am so glad he moved back to SF because in the hierarchy of priorities, perfect haircuts is right up there with good food and excellent wine. Welcome back, Adrian!

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★★★★★

It took many hairstylists and really bad haircuts before I finally found Adrian. When he moved to the East and only came to SF once a month to see clients, scheduling became a problem. So no Adrian, no haircut! I had actually resigned myself to having long hair which was not something I really wanted. I am so glad he moved back to SF because in the hierarchy of priorities, perfect haircuts is right up there with good food and excellent wine. Welcome back, Adrian!

Pros: Excellent styling skills, wonderful service

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Not only are the colors amazing but the cuts are fantastic!!\r
Adrian is a wonderful person.True Professional.

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★★★★★

Not only are the colors amazing but the cuts are fantastic!!\r
Adrian is a wonderful person.True Professional.

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I went to Adrian with a picture of a hairstyle that I wanted to get. He took a lot of time to go over the pictures and discuss with me the possibilities and also suggest what he thinks would work well with my face shape and hair texture. He was mindful that I wanted to have a cut that I could let airdry and would still look good. I decided to take most of his suggestions and he did a wonderful job! I have never been so impressed with a haircut or received so many compliments. Most importantly, he listened to what I wanted and offered suggestions based off that. Highly recomended!!

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★★★★★

I went to Adrian with a picture of a hairstyle that I wanted to get. He took a lot of time to go over the pictures and discuss with me the possibilities and also suggest what he thinks would work well with my face shape and hair texture. He was mindful that I wanted to have a cut that I could let airdry and would still look good. I decided to take most of his suggestions and he did a wonderful job! I have never been so impressed with a haircut or received so many compliments. Most importantly, he listened to what I wanted and offered suggestions based off that. Highly recomended!!

Pros: Professional, relaxed atmosphere, lots of experience and knowledge.

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I absolutely LOVE my hair!!! After a year of searching through the sea of SF salons for someone I can trust, but who can bring solid advice to the table....I have found it in Adrian!!! He is more than a hair designer....he is a chemist! He loves the chemistry of color more than any stylist I have ever met----and I have had my hair done by Bumble & Bumble NY, B2V in LA, Sebastian in LA, Garon in NY and Diapetro Todd in SF. I consider myself an expert consumer in hair! He takes small risks that make a big difference. I recommended him to my roomate and we both feel so good about our hair! He went a little darker than we expected on both of us....so bewarer of that. But, it is so worth it! Darker is something I would have never thought would have looked good and I feel my hair is the best it has looked in years. He uses very safe and vibrant colors----colors you do not fidnnd colorists in SF using often because they are expensive for him to purchase! No Wella here folks! He uses color from Schwarzkopf who create some of the richest and interesting shades I have ever seen. Plus, he is not overly expensive....ok, he is not cheap....but at least you get what you pay for amd more with Adrian! I love him!

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I absolutely LOVE my hair!!! After a year of searching through the sea of SF salons for someone I can trust, but who can bring solid advice to the table....I have found it in Adrian!!! He is more than a hair designer....he is a chemist! He loves the chemistry of color more than any stylist I have ever met----and I have had my hair done by Bumble & Bumble NY, B2V in LA, Sebastian in LA, Garon in NY and Diapetro Todd in SF. I consider myself an expert consumer in hair! He takes small risks that make a big difference. I recommended him to my roomate and we both feel so good about our hair! He went a little darker than we expected on both of us....so bewarer of that. But, it is so worth it! Darker is something I would have never thought would have looked good and I feel my hair is the best it has looked in years. He uses very safe and vibrant colors----colors you do not fidnnd colorists in SF using often because they are expensive for him to purchase! No Wella here folks! He uses color from Schwarzkopf who create some of the richest and interesting shades I have ever seen. Plus, he is not overly expensive....ok, he is not cheap....but at least you get what you pay for amd more with Adrian! I love him!

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Adrian is a true talent. I stumbled into a salon nearly seven years ago where Adrian was cutting hair. At the time I'd been jumping from high-end salon to high-end salon trying to find a great fit. Even though I'm a guy with short hair you'd be amazed at how particular I can be. From the minute I sat down in Adrian?s chair I had a good feeling. Adrian and I have always worked cooperatively on creating my styles. From funky to conservative he's taken my hair there in good taste. From shaved to a shaggy I know I will get a great cut that not only looks amazing when I walk out the salon door, it grows out amazingly well. His passion for hair comes through in every cut. Best of all Adrian is constantly honing his skills through classes and seminars to make sure his technique is on the cutting edge. If you are looking for a cut that is also a personal awakening I highly suggest you jump into Adrian?s chair. He has an amazing web site that is also a very easy way to book your appointment, or you can pick up the phone and get in that way.

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★★★★★

Adrian is a true talent. I stumbled into a salon nearly seven years ago where Adrian was cutting hair. At the time I'd been jumping from high-end salon to high-end salon trying to find a great fit. Even though I'm a guy with short hair you'd be amazed at how particular I can be. From the minute I sat down in Adrian?s chair I had a good feeling. Adrian and I have always worked cooperatively on creating my styles. From funky to conservative he's taken my hair there in good taste. From shaved to a shaggy I know I will get a great cut that not only looks amazing when I walk out the salon door, it grows out amazingly well. His passion for hair comes through in every cut. Best of all Adrian is constantly honing his skills through classes and seminars to make sure his technique is on the cutting edge. If you are looking for a cut that is also a personal awakening I highly suggest you jump into Adrian?s chair. He has an amazing web site that is also a very easy way to book your appointment, or you can pick up the phone and get in that way.

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Adrian is the best in San Fran. I moved here about a year ago after college and bounced around trying to find somewhere to get my hair done and I am really happy I found Adrian. His professionalism and patience along with his knowledge & experience are impressive. Before Adrian, my hair looked unnatural and brassy. He listened to what I wanted and I love my natural result. I've also gotten a great cut from him---he always takes time to make sure his job is perfect. He has a true passion for what he does and it shows as you walk out the door! He is super accessible over email and I love the online appts. Getting my hair done is a special treat I save up for and Adrian makes it totally worth it.

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★★★★★

Adrian is the best in San Fran. I moved here about a year ago after college and bounced around trying to find somewhere to get my hair done and I am really happy I found Adrian. His professionalism and patience along with his knowledge & experience are impressive. Before Adrian, my hair looked unnatural and brassy. He listened to what I wanted and I love my natural result. I've also gotten a great cut from him---he always takes time to make sure his job is perfect. He has a true passion for what he does and it shows as you walk out the door! He is super accessible over email and I love the online appts. Getting my hair done is a special treat I save up for and Adrian makes it totally worth it.

Pros: professional hairstyling with someone who knows what looks best for you, service, atmosphere

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Adrian has been my colorist and stylist for approximately four years. My loyalty to him is a direct result of his professionalism and attention to detail. Before my experiences with Adrian, I often found my hair color to be unnatural looking and an obvious result of coloring. Adrian's expert technique has resulted in a natural color that adds to my cut rather that detracts from it. Speaking of cuts, my fine hair requires a lot of texturizing and Adrian, being a perfectionist, takes the time to ensure that the cut adds body and style to my hair. Adrian's relaxed personality also makes you feel at ease during the whole process. It is difficult for me to make calls during my busy days, so I like being able to do this at night online, and to see his openings and compare them with my schedule.

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★★★★★

Adrian has been my colorist and stylist for approximately four years. My loyalty to him is a direct result of his professionalism and attention to detail. Before my experiences with Adrian, I often found my hair color to be unnatural looking and an obvious result of coloring. Adrian's expert technique has resulted in a natural color that adds to my cut rather that detracts from it. Speaking of cuts, my fine hair requires a lot of texturizing and Adrian, being a perfectionist, takes the time to ensure that the cut adds body and style to my hair. Adrian's relaxed personality also makes you feel at ease during the whole process. It is difficult for me to make calls during my busy days, so I like being able to do this at night online, and to see his openings and compare them with my schedule.

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I moved to the city dreading the thought of changing stylists...as a result it had been a while since my last cut. Then I found Adrian through reviews here on citysearch. Everyone is right! I couldn't be happier with my hair. He didn't try to talk me into anything crazy and despite it being my first visit, I felt like a valuable client. The online appointment scheduling is easy and convenient. I will definitely be going back for color soon, he's worth every penny!

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★★★★★

I moved to the city dreading the thought of changing stylists...as a result it had been a while since my last cut. Then I found Adrian through reviews here on citysearch. Everyone is right! I couldn't be happier with my hair. He didn't try to talk me into anything crazy and despite it being my first visit, I felt like a valuable client. The online appointment scheduling is easy and convenient. I will definitely be going back for color soon, he's worth every penny!

Pros: great skill & service

Cons: none!

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I've been looking for a new stylist for many months and am so happy I found Adrian! He listened intently to what I was looking for and really spent a lot of time talking through the cut and sharing his ideas before he began. My hair cut is exactly what I wanted! I came in for color the following week and am excited about the results. Again, he talked through with me the aspects of my current color that I liked, what changes I was interested in making, and helped come up with a great new color that I love. In all, I couldn't be happier with the service or the results.

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★★★★★

I've been looking for a new stylist for many months and am so happy I found Adrian! He listened intently to what I was looking for and really spent a lot of time talking through the cut and sharing his ideas before he began. My hair cut is exactly what I wanted! I came in for color the following week and am excited about the results. Again, he talked through with me the aspects of my current color that I liked, what changes I was interested in making, and helped come up with a great new color that I love. In all, I couldn't be happier with the service or the results.

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Adrian knows his coloring!! I had my first colorwork done since I was 13. Turning 55 I thought it was high time to get a lift (without surgery!). I was drab blond with the onset of gray. All I knew was that I hoped to have a perked up look. Adrian instinctively knew what I needed and gave me exactly the look that I wanted. Nothing drastic just younger, healthier and livelier looking hair. I will return!

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★★★★★

Adrian knows his coloring!! I had my first colorwork done since I was 13. Turning 55 I thought it was high time to get a lift (without surgery!). I was drab blond with the onset of gray. All I knew was that I hoped to have a perked up look. Adrian instinctively knew what I needed and gave me exactly the look that I wanted. Nothing drastic just younger, healthier and livelier looking hair. I will return!

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Definitely schedule an appointment with Adrian. \r
I went from long to short and he did an awesome job of listening to what I wanted from the cut, my lifestyle, and over-all hair problems. He took the time he needed to get it just right; I felt like my hair was his top priority. \r
Make the trek and you'll definitely be back for more. I got compliments on my hair from SF to the East Bay and back to San Mateo.

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Definitely schedule an appointment with Adrian. \r
I went from long to short and he did an awesome job of listening to what I wanted from the cut, my lifestyle, and over-all hair problems. He took the time he needed to get it just right; I felt like my hair was his top priority. \r
Make the trek and you'll definitely be back for more. I got compliments on my hair from SF to the East Bay and back to San Mateo.

Pros: parking close by, relaxing ambience, art work hanging is for sale

Cons: smocks are a little big

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Adrian is a true professional. I found him on citysearch after reading all the great reviews, and they were right. Adrian really understands color and face structure and works with me to find the best options. He is always keeping up on the latest products and carefully explains their pros and cons. He takes his time and is careful to give me a cut and color that I want and that works best with my coloring and face structure. He is also pleasant to work with and talk to. A genuinely nice person. I've already been back 3 times and satisfied with each visit..

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★★★★★

Adrian is a true professional. I found him on citysearch after reading all the great reviews, and they were right. Adrian really understands color and face structure and works with me to find the best options. He is always keeping up on the latest products and carefully explains their pros and cons. He takes his time and is careful to give me a cut and color that I want and that works best with my coloring and face structure. He is also pleasant to work with and talk to. A genuinely nice person. I've already been back 3 times and satisfied with each visit..

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Adrian is a master of figuring out exactly what I want. When I don't know exactly what I want, he can figure out what I would want and what my hair can do. For the first time in my life I have someone who can turn my ""frog fur"" into lovely locks! And my haircoloring gets me complements from people on the street.

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★★★★★

Adrian is a master of figuring out exactly what I want. When I don't know exactly what I want, he can figure out what I would want and what my hair can do. For the first time in my life I have someone who can turn my ""frog fur"" into lovely locks! And my haircoloring gets me complements from people on the street.

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BEING NEW TO THE AREA I WAS LOOKING FOR A HAIRDRESSER. ADRIAN WAS RECOMMENDED TO ME BY A FRIEND AND I HAVE BEEN EXTREMELY HAPPY! ADRIAN DOES MY HAIR EXACTLY HAS I ASK. HE NEVERS CUTS MORE THAN I ASK, WHICH IS VERY IMPORTANT TO ME, AND HE DOES MY COLOR CHANGES (THAT I AM CONSTANTLY ASKING FOR) PERFECTLY. I HAVE GONE FROM DARK TO BLONDE AND ALL IN BETWEEN, AND ADRIAN JUST GOES ALONG WITM MY WHIMS AND DOES HAS I ASK HIM TO. SEVERAL TIMES I HAVE WENT IN, NOT BEING SURE WHAT I REALLY WANTED, SO I SIMPLY ASKED ADRIAN FOR HIS THOUGHTS ON WHAT WOULD BE 'FLATTERING' FOR MY FACE AND WE DISCUSSED HIS THOUGHTS AND MY HAIR TURNED OUT GREAT!!! I HIGHLY RECOMMEND ADRIAN'S TALENTS!!!!!!!!!!

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BEING NEW TO THE AREA I WAS LOOKING FOR A HAIRDRESSER. ADRIAN WAS RECOMMENDED TO ME BY A FRIEND AND I HAVE BEEN EXTREMELY HAPPY! ADRIAN DOES MY HAIR EXACTLY HAS I ASK. HE NEVERS CUTS MORE THAN I ASK, WHICH IS VERY IMPORTANT TO ME, AND HE DOES MY COLOR CHANGES (THAT I AM CONSTANTLY ASKING FOR) PERFECTLY. I HAVE GONE FROM DARK TO BLONDE AND ALL IN BETWEEN, AND ADRIAN JUST GOES ALONG WITM MY WHIMS AND DOES HAS I ASK HIM TO. SEVERAL TIMES I HAVE WENT IN, NOT BEING SURE WHAT I REALLY WANTED, SO I SIMPLY ASKED ADRIAN FOR HIS THOUGHTS ON WHAT WOULD BE 'FLATTERING' FOR MY FACE AND WE DISCUSSED HIS THOUGHTS AND MY HAIR TURNED OUT GREAT!!! I HIGHLY RECOMMEND ADRIAN'S TALENTS!!!!!!!!!!

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I went to Adrian on a recommendation from NattyM... down below. On a whim one Friday I booked an appointment online for the same day. That was the easiest thing, ever! I received my confirmation via email and was impressed by this. I must say I was very happy with the outcome. The place is great, clean, fun and the people are extremely nice. Adrian is very attentative and makes great suggestions. I recommend him and plan on going back for my second meet.\r
Thanks!

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I went to Adrian on a recommendation from NattyM... down below. On a whim one Friday I booked an appointment online for the same day. That was the easiest thing, ever! I received my confirmation via email and was impressed by this. I must say I was very happy with the outcome. The place is great, clean, fun and the people are extremely nice. Adrian is very attentative and makes great suggestions. I recommend him and plan on going back for my second meet.\r
Thanks!

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I found Adrian on City Search. I was looking for someone to cut my wavy hair without have to pay the high prices I had been paying. From the start, I loved the ease of making my appointment using his website, and getting the confirmation by email. I showed up on time, but unfortunately he was running late that day. He offered me a glass of wine, which I enjoyed while I waited. It was so worth the wait! He patiently asked me about what I wanted, listened, offered suggestions, and proceeded to give me the best hair cut I have had in months. It is now over a month since that cut, and it still looks fantastic. I would highly recommend Adrian to anyone with difficult hair.

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★★★★★

I found Adrian on City Search. I was looking for someone to cut my wavy hair without have to pay the high prices I had been paying. From the start, I loved the ease of making my appointment using his website, and getting the confirmation by email. I showed up on time, but unfortunately he was running late that day. He offered me a glass of wine, which I enjoyed while I waited. It was so worth the wait! He patiently asked me about what I wanted, listened, offered suggestions, and proceeded to give me the best hair cut I have had in months. It is now over a month since that cut, and it still looks fantastic. I would highly recommend Adrian to anyone with difficult hair.

Pros: listens; very adept at working with wavy hair; nice salon; good downtown location

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Ive been getting my hair cut by Adrian ever since I moved to the City. He consistently does a great job. He listens and interprets my vague ideas and produces a great cut every time. Ive never been disappointed. His online appointment system is great and very easy to use. I love the waiting list feature and can often get in quickly for an appointment if he has a cancellation. The new space in Union Square is cool too. I love getting my haircut with Adrian. You will too.

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★★★★★

Ive been getting my hair cut by Adrian ever since I moved to the City. He consistently does a great job. He listens and interprets my vague ideas and produces a great cut every time. Ive never been disappointed. His online appointment system is great and very easy to use. I love the waiting list feature and can often get in quickly for an appointment if he has a cancellation. The new space in Union Square is cool too. I love getting my haircut with Adrian. You will too.

Pros: Appoitment System

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Ive been going to Adrian for over a year and, in my life, Ive never had better, more consistent haircuts. Hes a skilled artist with the scissors, very knowledgeable, and an extremely nice guy. Professional and serious, while relaxed at the same time. Ive watched him approach every cut with a fresh perspective. His studio is in a funky, extremely comfortable space, which is quite comfortable and completely unpretentious. Highly Recommended.

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★★★★★

Ive been going to Adrian for over a year and, in my life, Ive never had better, more consistent haircuts. Hes a skilled artist with the scissors, very knowledgeable, and an extremely nice guy. Professional and serious, while relaxed at the same time. Ive watched him approach every cut with a fresh perspective. His studio is in a funky, extremely comfortable space, which is quite comfortable and completely unpretentious. Highly Recommended.

Pros: easy appointment scheduling, great service

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Adrian is the best stylist I have ever had. He is consultative and very artistic. He really listens and makes you feel very comfortable in his hands. Not only does he do a great job, but you don't have to entertain him...I have been exhausted by stylists that yap the ENTIRE time. With Adrian, you can just sit back, relax, and be sure that you will be taken care of.

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★★★★★

Adrian is the best stylist I have ever had. He is consultative and very artistic. He really listens and makes you feel very comfortable in his hands. Not only does he do a great job, but you don't have to entertain him...I have been exhausted by stylists that yap the ENTIRE time. With Adrian, you can just sit back, relax, and be sure that you will be taken care of.

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Adrian is a master stylist, he's at the top of his game and continues to keep up on the newest products and techniques. I've never had more beautiful hair, the color is perfect, exactly what I wanted. He really listens to his clients and has the expertise to give you what your heart desires. You'll leave the salon floating on air.

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★★★★★

Adrian is a master stylist, he's at the top of his game and continues to keep up on the newest products and techniques. I've never had more beautiful hair, the color is perfect, exactly what I wanted. He really listens to his clients and has the expertise to give you what your heart desires. You'll leave the salon floating on air.

Pros: Great products, Expert cut and color, mellow atmosphere

Cons: A little hard to find at first, (street elevator, small sign)but well worth the effort!

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My hair was overprocessed, unhealthy and needed a complete rework. After a detailed consult with Adrian, where he explained what he was going to do to bring my hair back to life, I had tears of joy when I saw the finished product. I finally found a talented colorist and stylist in San Francisco! So ladies, I recommend him 100%. Not to mention it's incredibly easy to make online appointments or appointments by phone through his 24/7 call center.

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★★★★★

My hair was overprocessed, unhealthy and needed a complete rework. After a detailed consult with Adrian, where he explained what he was going to do to bring my hair back to life, I had tears of joy when I saw the finished product. I finally found a talented colorist and stylist in San Francisco! So ladies, I recommend him 100%. Not to mention it's incredibly easy to make online appointments or appointments by phone through his 24/7 call center.

Pros: Funky decor, great energy, convenient downtown location

Cons: Little street parking, but an inexpensive garage in the next block at Sutter/Stockton.

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When you go to a hairstylist like Adrian, you become suddenly aware of how the truly talented cosmetologists combine a high knowledge and talent of chemistry and artistry relating to hair. Adrian is a combination of a scientist and artist. He actually wholeheartedly listens to your suggestions, doesn't just pretend like a lot of stylists who then go ahead and do whatever they'd like (often to dissapointingly disastrous results), and takes you through the process and technique he envisions before he begins. Adrian makes sure you are on the exact same page and then explains the pros and cons of different techniques and color lines. He is on the cutting edge of the learning curve when it comes to all products and new techniques. You can immediately see his passion and enthusiasm for what he does and is clearly a perfectionist. On top of that, he is just a genuinely very nice person. I've been searching for years for the perfect stylist, I've been to all the top salons in San Francisco, and I am so glad I am finally happy with my hair - as I am a perfectionist myself. I've been to him several times now and am so happy. I'll stop gushing now, but my hair is so awesome! Just go and see Adrian! I guarantee you will not be disappointed.

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★★★★★

When you go to a hairstylist like Adrian, you become suddenly aware of how the truly talented cosmetologists combine a high knowledge and talent of chemistry and artistry relating to hair. Adrian is a combination of a scientist and artist. He actually wholeheartedly listens to your suggestions, doesn't just pretend like a lot of stylists who then go ahead and do whatever they'd like (often to dissapointingly disastrous results), and takes you through the process and technique he envisions before he begins. Adrian makes sure you are on the exact same page and then explains the pros and cons of different techniques and color lines. He is on the cutting edge of the learning curve when it comes to all products and new techniques. You can immediately see his passion and enthusiasm for what he does and is clearly a perfectionist. On top of that, he is just a genuinely very nice person. I've been searching for years for the perfect stylist, I've been to all the top salons in San Francisco, and I am so glad I am finally happy with my hair - as I am a perfectionist myself. I've been to him several times now and am so happy. I'll stop gushing now, but my hair is so awesome! Just go and see Adrian! I guarantee you will not be disappointed.

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I chose Adrian after reading his reviews here and visiting his web site (His online booking is genius.) Once I was in his chair, he listened carefully and offered creative ideas for a whole new look that I never could have imagined. I cant describe what he did but now the highlights and color show through from under my dark hair, and there are no roots to watch grow out! It looks amazing as my hair moves; because it looks different every way it falls but it always looks great. No more bad hair days! Thanks Adrian!

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★★★★★

I chose Adrian after reading his reviews here and visiting his web site (His online booking is genius.) Once I was in his chair, he listened carefully and offered creative ideas for a whole new look that I never could have imagined. I cant describe what he did but now the highlights and color show through from under my dark hair, and there are no roots to watch grow out! It looks amazing as my hair moves; because it looks different every way it falls but it always looks great. No more bad hair days! Thanks Adrian!

Pros: Super stylish cut and color that looks up to date and accepts AMEX.

Cons: Temptation to shop in Union Square to update wordrobe!

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Adrian has been cutting my hair for several years now. He always does a great job, changing up the cut in small ways, with great attention to detail. I also love that I can make appointments online.

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Adrian has been cutting my hair for several years now. He always does a great job, changing up the cut in small ways, with great attention to detail. I also love that I can make appointments online.

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I get compliments everywhere I go - people have literally stopped me on the street to comment on my haircolor, and I have Adrian to thank for giving me such a vibrant look. He's always got such great ideas - I trust him implicitly!\r

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I get compliments everywhere I go - people have literally stopped me on the street to comment on my haircolor, and I have Adrian to thank for giving me such a vibrant look. He's always got such great ideas - I trust him implicitly!\r

Pros: ambience, location

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Adrian is a phenomenal stylist. He's very attentive and listens to what you want to do to your hair, and does an incredible job creating what you want. He's also given me wonderful suggestions for my hair that always wind up getting me great compliments! Love his online appointment scheduling, too!

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★★★★★

Adrian is a phenomenal stylist. He's very attentive and listens to what you want to do to your hair, and does an incredible job creating what you want. He's also given me wonderful suggestions for my hair that always wind up getting me great compliments! Love his online appointment scheduling, too!

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He has done several different colors on my hair and no matter if it is Paris Hilton blonde or some low lights - he does such an amazing job and I am never dissapointed. I always have something in mind and he runs with it and does a beautiful job, I thought I would never find a stylist in the bay area but I finally found Adrian and he is fantastic!

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He has done several different colors on my hair and no matter if it is Paris Hilton blonde or some low lights - he does such an amazing job and I am never dissapointed. I always have something in mind and he runs with it and does a beautiful job, I thought I would never find a stylist in the bay area but I finally found Adrian and he is fantastic!

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Adrian is a color, cut and style master. I have the craziest head of thick, wavy hair- a challenge to even the most talented stylist. Adrian took the time to understand what I wanted from my hair as well as my overall look, and had the talent to execute on the vision. I've never had a better style in my life.

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★★★★★

Adrian is a color, cut and style master. I have the craziest head of thick, wavy hair- a challenge to even the most talented stylist. Adrian took the time to understand what I wanted from my hair as well as my overall look, and had the talent to execute on the vision. I've never had a better style in my life.

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I don't usually take the time to write reviews, but in this case I must. I searched for someone great with highlights and color, and i found Adrian i went, expecting to be traumatized the way I'd been in my previous attempts at other stylists' salons, but i was thrilled before, during, and after. Adrian was reassuring and skillful, and my hair color looks better than it ever has. I highly recommend Adrian.

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★★★★★

I don't usually take the time to write reviews, but in this case I must. I searched for someone great with highlights and color, and i found Adrian i went, expecting to be traumatized the way I'd been in my previous attempts at other stylists' salons, but i was thrilled before, during, and after. Adrian was reassuring and skillful, and my hair color looks better than it ever has. I highly recommend Adrian.

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Adrian Ewell is amazing. As usual I waited until the last minute then had to scramble because my usual stylist was out. I lucked into an appointment with Adrian, who gave me a great cut and highlight. He listened, took time to understand my love/hate relationship with my hair and I am incredibly happy. Booking online was great too.

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★★★★★

Adrian Ewell is amazing. As usual I waited until the last minute then had to scramble because my usual stylist was out. I lucked into an appointment with Adrian, who gave me a great cut and highlight. He listened, took time to understand my love/hate relationship with my hair and I am incredibly happy. Booking online was great too.

Pros: Experience, Attentive, Knowledgeable

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Adrian is so amazing. He always takes the time to sit with me and consult about what I want in my hair cut. This way I never have that horrible shock at the end of the cut. I always know what is coming and I always love it. I am in an industry were having a cutting edge look is very important. I can always rely on Adrian for this and a hair cut that works well with my very difficult hair. I highly recommend him for anyone who wants a great haircut and a stylist you totally trust.

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★★★★★

Adrian is so amazing. He always takes the time to sit with me and consult about what I want in my hair cut. This way I never have that horrible shock at the end of the cut. I always know what is coming and I always love it. I am in an industry were having a cutting edge look is very important. I can always rely on Adrian for this and a hair cut that works well with my very difficult hair. I highly recommend him for anyone who wants a great haircut and a stylist you totally trust.

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After quitting my previous hairstylist, a friend recommended Adrian at Headlights. I liked him from the get-go. His relaxed attitude made me feel comfortable which isn't all that easy when it comes to my hair! He gave me the best color I have ever had and I love the haircut he gave me. I recommended him to my husband and he says Adrian gave him the best haircut he has ever had. I thank him for making my husband look so hot!

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★★★★★

After quitting my previous hairstylist, a friend recommended Adrian at Headlights. I liked him from the get-go. His relaxed attitude made me feel comfortable which isn't all that easy when it comes to my hair! He gave me the best color I have ever had and I love the haircut he gave me. I recommended him to my husband and he says Adrian gave him the best haircut he has ever had. I thank him for making my husband look so hot!

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Adrian is that rare breed: an experienced stylist and an exquisite colorist who knows how to put his ego aside and focus on YOU! I particularly appreciate his knowledge and use of Schwarzkopf (and Igora) color. In addition to being very talented and sympatico, he's tach-savvy and you can book an appointment with him online, via phone or directly at the salon - 24/7. He makes it easy for you to look good! Kudos Adrian!

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Adrian is that rare breed: an experienced stylist and an exquisite colorist who knows how to put his ego aside and focus on YOU! I particularly appreciate his knowledge and use of Schwarzkopf (and Igora) color. In addition to being very talented and sympatico, he's tach-savvy and you can book an appointment with him online, via phone or directly at the salon - 24/7. He makes it easy for you to look good! Kudos Adrian!

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I just recently left a long relationship with a hair stylist to try out Adrian when he was at Headlights in Hayes Valley. I was looking for a new look and gave Adrian creative freedom on the cut and we worked together on the color! I just saw him for the second time and I LOVE MY HAIR! I get compliments on it all the time. It is very flattering to the shape of my face and easy to style. I really love that he gave me a cut with style that requires very little maintenance on my part. I am so excited that I took a chance on trying a new stylist. Adrian is fantastic! I'll be recommending him to everyone who is willing to listen!
Natalia

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★★★★★

I just recently left a long relationship with a hair stylist to try out Adrian when he was at Headlights in Hayes Valley. I was looking for a new look and gave Adrian creative freedom on the cut and we worked together on the color! I just saw him for the second time and I LOVE MY HAIR! I get compliments on it all the time. It is very flattering to the shape of my face and easy to style. I really love that he gave me a cut with style that requires very little maintenance on my part. I am so excited that I took a chance on trying a new stylist. Adrian is fantastic! I'll be recommending him to everyone who is willing to listen!
Natalia

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Adrian is a wonderful very talented stylist. I have never received anything but a great haircut from him. I think for guys he is one of the only stylists to use in the city and I have been to more than a few. I have followed Adrian from three shops because he is that good !

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★★★★★

Adrian is a wonderful very talented stylist. I have never received anything but a great haircut from him. I think for guys he is one of the only stylists to use in the city and I have been to more than a few. I have followed Adrian from three shops because he is that good !

Pros: easy to get to, great atmosphere

Cons: parking is hard

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I have problem hair-fine,thinning w/ some wave. Since I've found Adrian, my hair is healthy and looks its best. Adrian is attentive. He asks for feedback & can execute a plan. Adrian challenges himself by keeping up to date w/ various courses to further hone his skills. The online scheduling has been easy to navigate. In addition,a personal 24/7 call center makes scheduling easy.
I recommend Adrian highly w/o reservation for any type of service.

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I have problem hair-fine,thinning w/ some wave. Since I've found Adrian, my hair is healthy and looks its best. Adrian is attentive. He asks for feedback & can execute a plan. Adrian challenges himself by keeping up to date w/ various courses to further hone his skills. The online scheduling has been easy to navigate. In addition,a personal 24/7 call center makes scheduling easy.
I recommend Adrian highly w/o reservation for any type of service.

Pros: reasonable prices, high skill level

Cons: downtown parking

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I have been going to Adrian for over two years now and I have never complained about my cut. He is a great listener, thoroughly understanding when I explain what type of cut I want; then making it a reality. It is hard to find a haircutter that actually cares about the person & the hair in the chair, but Adrian does a perfect job of personalizing his services. Now with the online appointment booking available, it has gotten so much easier to see him. \r
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A great stylist who I would follow anywhere, I'm excited to see his new space at Acme.

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★★★★★

I have been going to Adrian for over two years now and I have never complained about my cut. He is a great listener, thoroughly understanding when I explain what type of cut I want; then making it a reality. It is hard to find a haircutter that actually cares about the person & the hair in the chair, but Adrian does a perfect job of personalizing his services. Now with the online appointment booking available, it has gotten so much easier to see him. \r
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A great stylist who I would follow anywhere, I'm excited to see his new space at Acme.

Pros: Great Atmosphere

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I've been going to see Adrian for about a year now, and he does a fabulous job all the time. He toned down my former white/blonde hair to something close to its natural color, and I couldn't be happier w/the results. He's very attentive; he really listens to what you want and offers good advice. He really takes time to make sure you leave happy and looking fabulous...and I always do! He makes it easy to set up an appt. too, w/online booking and and a round the clock phone service. He's super-nice, too!

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★★★★★

I've been going to see Adrian for about a year now, and he does a fabulous job all the time. He toned down my former white/blonde hair to something close to its natural color, and I couldn't be happier w/the results. He's very attentive; he really listens to what you want and offers good advice. He really takes time to make sure you leave happy and looking fabulous...and I always do! He makes it easy to set up an appt. too, w/online booking and and a round the clock phone service. He's super-nice, too!

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Adrain is an excellent addition to the talented staff at Acme Head & Body. He has cut & styled my hair for many years with much satisfaction. I can tell you I receive multiple complements on my cuts from Adrian each and every time. Adrain is an excellent stylist and I highly recommend him to you here on citysearch as I do my own friends.

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★★★★★

Adrain is an excellent addition to the talented staff at Acme Head & Body. He has cut & styled my hair for many years with much satisfaction. I can tell you I receive multiple complements on my cuts from Adrian each and every time. Adrain is an excellent stylist and I highly recommend him to you here on citysearch as I do my own friends.

Pros: Experience/Training, Friendly/Fun, Detail/Quality of Cut

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I've only been seeing Adrian for haircuts/color for a few months - but he has made me so happy. His color advice is spot on - he knows how to listen and gently guide you to the right color. I initially went in for a pretty drastic change in my hairstyle and he gave me exactly what I was hoping for - and more! I would HIGHLY recommend Adrian. He's fantastic.

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★★★★★

I've only been seeing Adrian for haircuts/color for a few months - but he has made me so happy. His color advice is spot on - he knows how to listen and gently guide you to the right color. I initially went in for a pretty drastic change in my hairstyle and he gave me exactly what I was hoping for - and more! I would HIGHLY recommend Adrian. He's fantastic.

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Experienced hair colorist specializes in cuts, foils and corrective color using products from Elumen, Shwarzkopf and Magma. Online booking available.

 

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