Winning Streaks: 9 Top-Notch San Francisco Salons for Balayage

Real talk: bad balayage can be really effin' bad. So when you decide, "Hey, I want to branch out and try a new hair color technique," don't assume that every colorist—no matter how capable—is an expert. You've got to ask questions, do your research, or just check out this guide to San Francisco's best balayage colorists.

Below, find a map (click on the points for more info) and the skinny on the best salons for bayalage, including tips for superstar colorists. A couple are even available to book on Tru, making it easy to schedule your next round of highlights when you're in the middle of an early-morning meeting or when can't sleep at night.