I have a friend who flies 3,000 miles--from San Francisco to New York--to get her hair cut. Granted, it's never the sole reason for her trip, but the point is her loyalty to the salon (Devachan, which specializes in curly hair) is unswerving.
My mother exhibits a different version of hair loyalty; she followed her favorite stylist--a sassy woman who rocked tribal tattoos and a Kool-Aid-colored Annie Lennox buzz--to every dubiously named salon she moved to: 'Tique, BB & Redheads, Bellissime, Elixir ...
I myself have total and complete faith in the not-cheap-but-unbelievably-worth-it Kattia Solano, who runs the Butterfly Studio in Manhattan. Thankfully she's only a 15-minute subway ride from my house--but seeing as how I only need to see her every six months (the cuts are that good), I'd travel a heck of a lot further if I had to.
So, my question to you: What stylist would YOU travel across the country to get to? If it's a Supercuts in Toledo, all the better--we're allRead More »from How far would you go for a great haircut?