As hair salons reopen around the country, many people, many of which have longer hair than usual, find ourselves asking the same question: Should I get my hair cut?
Depending on your home state, hair salons may have been open since April (Georgia) or as recently as late June (New York City). Hairstylists and salon owners, like other personal-care professionals, have been forced to quickly adapt to update health and safety practices as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. As with so many other industries, the pandemic has been devastating to the beauty business.
Still, personal care providers do have one edge — since their business is built on person-to-person touch, they’re already used to thinking about hygiene. Each and every salon owner we’ve spoken to emphasized just how thoroughly they’ve considered safety in their reopening plans.
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