(415) 989-1000
(415) 236-9483

23 Grant Avenue
Union Square, San Francisco

“San Francisco’s Best Hair Salon” Allure Magazine

“Top 100 in America — Best Hair Salon in SF” Elle Magazine

A classic urban destination where creativity flows as clients and stylists interact.

Our Services

Haircut & Styling During our consultation with you, we establish an approach that works with your lifestyle and individuality. After you receive a deluxe shampoo and scalp massage, relax while your stylist creates a great design for you.
Stylist Senior Mentor Lead Mentor
Haircut & Style $135 $148 $167 $190
Shampoo & Style $65 $75 $85 $90
Updo N/A N/A $185 $200
Bridal Updo N/A N/A $205 $220
Hair Coloring
Stylist Senior Stylist Mentor Lead Mentor
Color $135 $139 $143 $150
Surface Highlights $140 $145 $155 $163
Partial Highlights $195 $215 $230 $240
Full Highlights $235 $245 $280 $290
Surface Highlights + Color $190 $200 $235 $245
Partial Highlights + Color $235 $255 $275 $295
Full Highlights + Color $275 $290 $325 $335
Surface Balayage $153 $158 $165 $175
Surface Balayage + Color $200 $210 $240 $250
Partial Balayage $200 $220 $240 $255
Partial Balayage + Color $245 $260 $290 $305
Full Balayage $250 $265 $290 $305
Full Balayage + Color $285 $305 $340 $350
Smoothing Treatment by consultation — from $255
Creative Color, Bleach & Tone, Perm, Specialty Blonding by consultation — timing and price discussed upon consultation
* Add $53 for blowdry after color services when not followed by a haircut. Not available from Lead Mentors.

Meet the Team

How can a visit to a beauty salon become an exceptional experience — one which makes you both look and feel great? Start with fabulous stylists with deep expertise. Support them with superb customer service, a great location near San Francisco’s Union Square, and a stunning space with state-of-the-art facilities. The combination provides a salon experience that can truly be called the best in San Francisco. Meet the amazing people whose deep commitment to their craft makes Cinta Salon such a remarkable place.

Portrait of Amelia Stine

Amelia Stine


Amelia has a flare for hand-painted techniques, balayage, and textured cuts. She infuses her love for fashion and beauty to provide a full experience.

Portrait of Arvin Tohardi

Arvin Tohardi

Lead Mentor

As a part of Cinta Salon for over 15 years, Arvin has kept San Francisco’s most elite and prominent residents looking and feeling amazing.

Portrait of Cinta Gibbons

Cinta Gibbons


A salon owner and stylist for over twenty years, Cinta knows that education and experience are the foundation for all great stylists to be able to deliver exceptional services to their clients.

Portrait of Danielle Madison

Danielle Madison

Senior Stylist

Danielle’s goal is for each client to leave feeling beautiful. She works with them to customize their exclusive look.

Portrait of Dympna McDonagh

Dympna McDonagh

Lead Mentor

Dympna is one of the most talented stylists in San Francisco. She has 20+ years of experience and caters to a wide range of clientele.

Portrait of Irina Chuyko

Irina Chuyko

Lead Mentor

Irina is our B&b Network Educator who takes pride in creating customized results for each individual. She is inspired by nature, music, and art.

Portrait of Jackie Kennedy

Jackie Kennedy

Lead Mentor

Exclusive to Cinta Salon, Jackie’s genius transforms hair, achieving stunning results. She wields a vast reservoir of technical and professional knowledge.

Portrait of Kaylin Macleod

Kaylin Macleod


Kaylin, originally from Ireland, loves coloring, blonding, and giving her clients a look that is easy to maintain. She looks forward to welcoming you.

Portrait of Malia Peralta

Malia Peralta

Senior Stylist

Malia has a passion for collaborating with clients and their ideas to create a look to love.

Portrait of Lia Uhatafe

Lia Uhatafe


Lia has a love for balayage, blonding, and all things color. She is passionate about staying up to date with the latest trends and the industry’s best practices.

Portrait of Megan Mac Neill

Megan Mac Neill


Megan loves making people feel confident and beautiful. She strives to meet client hair goals whether it be classical or alternative in style.

Portrait of Ranel Gee

Ranel Gee

Senior Stylist

Precise, professional hairstylist passionate about curly textures, bold colors, modern style. Your hair’s the star!

Portrait of Reynold Heiland

Reynold Heiland


Vidal Sassoon trained stylist, and haircut educator, Reynold has over ten years of experience and specializes in both precision and modern haircuts.

Portrait of Sara Watson

Sara Watson

Lead Mentor

With a passion and strong foundation in education, Sara has extensive expertise doing both cut and color for all hair types.

Tinee Mahoney


Tinee loves to design and deliver a customized look for each guest. She specializes in cut, color, smoothing treatments, and styling.

Home Color

Can’t make it to the salon for a color touch-up? Your stylist can create your exact color formula as a color home kit, with video instructions and same day delivery. Call (415) 989-1000, or send us a text at (415) 236-9483 (Tuesday to Friday only), or just ask during your next visit.

Two Stylists Mix Colors at Cinta Salon.

Gift Certificates

Treat that special someone to a Cinta Salon gift certificate. Let them choose from our wide array of world-class beauty services for hair, make-up, and other offerings.

You can purchase a Cinta Salon gift certificate by visiting the front desk during your next visit.


Cinta Salon can frequently be found on the pages of beauty and fashion magazines as well as on television programs that cover style. These short videos not only introduce Cinta Salon and its stylists, but also provide useful beauty tips and techniques.

  • At Home: Gloss Touch Up

    with Cinta Salon’s Hailey Harris

  • At Home: Root Touch Up

    with Cinta Salon’s Irina Chuyko

  • At Home: Apply Hair Color

    with Cinta Salon’s Jackie Kennedy

  • National Blowout Day

    Learning Blowout Tricks with P R Ê T E

  • The Man-Over

    A “Man-Over” is performed on Henry Kaiser in this video from CBS San Francisco’s “Eye on the Bay” program.

  • Glamorous Updo’s You Can Do Yourself

  • At Home: Apply Hair Color

    with Cinta Salon’s Dympna McDonagh

  • Lash Lift at Cinta Salon

    Chelsea Pearl’s Day of Beauty Treatments in San Francisco

  • Glamorous Holiday Makeovers

  • Full Style Makeover

  • Sexy Summer Hair

Reviews and Press


Cinta Salon 23 Grant Avenue, 2nd Floor San Francisco, CA 94108 Located on Grant between O’Farrell and Geary near Union Square. (415) 989-1000 (415) 236-9483

  1. Closed

  2. 9 am – 6 pm

  3. 10 am – 7 pm

  4. 9 am – 6 pm

  5. 9 am – 6 pm

  6. 9 am – 6 pm

  7. Closed

Model Call

Get a Great Haircut and Color for Less!
Styling — Shampoo + Blow Dry/Curling or Flat Iron — is Free!

Hair Model Services Performed by Trainees
Haircut $24
Color $52
Surface Highlight $50
Surface Highlight + Color $72
Partial Highlight $70
Partial Highlight + Color $90
Full Highlight $84
Full Highlight + Color $95
Bleach + Tone $95

The fresh, cutting edge techniques our stylists employ help Cinta Salon remain at the forefront of hair fashion. Because education and training for our stylists is so important, we’re always looking for models — people we can work with for instruction during class time and in our workshops.

As a model for Cinta Salon, you can proudly sport the latest in hair fashion at a fraction of the normal cost. Be prepared to spend extra time at the salon, and be assured that all work is done by licensed stylists under the guidance of a senior stylist.