Total hair health is what Strands Salon is all about. We believe every great cut deserves great color. And every great color deserves great hair treatments. Making our philosophy come to life are some of the most talented professionals. Working as a team, we will bring out your true beauty.

All Strands for Hair hair stylists are required to take classes in both creative cutting and all chemical work. We have talented color experts who use their experience and creativity to produce the most unique styles for each individual.  Communication is the key to success and your satisfaction. Our spirit of cooperation also means you can feel comfortable with anyone on our staff. There are no egos, only encouragement—because we all have the same goal: meeting, and exceeding, your expectations.

Cutting and Styling

Design cut begins with a consultation and shampoo/conditioning for specific hair types and styling.

Haircut and styling
$56 and up

Children’s cut (10 years and under)
$28 and up

Shampoo and style
$33 and up

Up work hair styling
$58 and up

Deep Conditioning Treatments

For totally healthy hair.   Whether you want to detoxify your hair or repair damage from chlorine or blow drying, we have the solution for you. Our specialist will recommend a hair treatment
$23 and up

Ask your stylist to recommend the correct tools and products to keep your hair looking as great as when you leave Strands.


Design wave (without cut or blow dry)
$92 and up

Spiral wave
price on consultation

Strands Color

Color Services

Organic color haircut & style
$136 & up

Color haircut conditioner & style
$111 & up

Color conditioner & style
$84 and up

Two-step color
$112 and up

Full  Highlights/low lights
$105 and up

Partial Highlights
$8 per foil

Corrective Color

Please be aware that color corrections may take two or three visits to achieve total results. We ask that you adhere to our at-home hair care routine.
price on consultation

Color Lines

Our entire staff is trained and certified in the following color lines:

Organic Color Systems:  The Organic Movement is overtaking the professional haircolor market. Organic Color Systems are a high performance range of long-lasting, permanent hair colors containing certified organic extracts and natural ingredients. You can create infinite natural tones and exciting fashion colors with this extremely flexible line designed to unleash the artistry of hair colorist. This 100% ammonia-free hair color maintains the hair’s essential moisture and protein levels, so the hair is not damaged by the coloring process. As the most natural, organic, vegan and cruelty-free line worldwide, this revolutionary hair color minimizes the use of questionable ingredients while maximizing its overall performance.

Organic Color Systems is the new and revolutionary color for the truly artistic professional colorist interested in standing out with a highly-exclusive niche market.

        • 65 intermixable colors, concentrates, brighteners, and lighteners.
        • The most natural, certified organic ingredients with absolutely no ammonia.
        • True to color chart results with infinite flexibility to unleash your creativity.
        • Semi, demi or permanent results.
        • Up to 3 levels of lift with color and up to 7 levels of lift with lightener.
        • Supreme 100% grey coverage of even the most resistent grey hair.
        • Cleaner blondes and beautiful reds that fade on tone.
        • Longer lasting tonal values that virtually eliminates color fade.

PRAVANA Color Line is unique with Naturceutical Complex, comprised of botanicals known for their therapeutic and healing properties, and teamed with three different hydrolyzed proteins to enhance hair’s strength, elasticity and shine from the inside out. All Pravana hair color formulas are also free of cocamide DEA and MEA, and contain no phthalates or other hazardous ingredients. They employ no animal testing.

LANZA Healing Colorcare contains L’ANZA’s remarkable Flower Shield Complex to preserve hair color longer. It is comprised of the same anti-fade compounds naturally found in flowers. Keratin Healing System, plus UVA/UVB/UVC Protectors, combines to extend hair color up to 107% longer over leading professional brands. So effective are these high-performing formulations, hair color is guaranteed to look rich and vibrant, longer.


Includes deep conditioning treatment and blow dry
$100 and up
(price does not include cutting)

Permanent Smoothing System – If you’re dreaming of hair that’s permanently straight, ask your stylist for an opti-smooth heat-straightening service with a flat iron.
You’ll Love:

• Having silky straight hair every day, no styling struggle ever.
• Results last permanently.
• It takes less time than conventional straighteners only 3 to 4 hours in the salon depending on your hair length.


Strands staff is trained and certified by Brazilian Blowout, Brazilian Blowout Zero, Perfection Smoothout and Simply smooth.

Brazilian Blowout Original
The Brazilian Blowout is the most innovative and effective professional smoothing treatment. Through the use of a Super Nutrient Complex a proprietary polymer system, the Brazilian Blowout actually improves the condition of the hair by creating a protective protein layer around the hair shaft to eliminate frizz and smooth the cuticle. The end result is smooth, healthy, conditioned hair with radiant shine.

Brazilian Blowout Zero
What makes Brazilian Blowout ZERO different from other professional smoothing treatments on the market? Most professional smoothing treatments are formulated using methylene glycol based bonding system. Zero is formulated with a breakthrough Plant-Derived Bonding system. This bonding system released 0% Formaldehyde before, during or after the in-salon smoothing treatment . Kera-safe is a proprietary blend of ingredients combining the original Brazilian Blowout Nutrient Complex, rich with powerful smoothing ingredients such as camu camu and annatoo seed, with highly innovative Plant-Derived Bonding System that effectively smooths and seals the cuticle by creating a protective protein layer around the hair shaft to eliminate and promote shine.

Perfection SmoothOut
Sleek, smooth, manageable hair is now possible without risk. Achieve perfect hair effortlessly with the Perfection SmoothOut. Perfection SmoothOut is a new patent-pending innovation that instantly and safely transforms coarse, frizzy, hair to smooth and superbly shiny with results lasting 8-12 weeks. Perfection SmoothOut employs a proprietary nano-amino acid complex that virtually alters the internal textural memory of the hair fiber to transform it to a smoother, frizz-free state. Why stop at great, when you can have Perfection?

Simply Smooth
Xtend Keratin Replenishing Color Lock is a botanically blended keratin infused post color service treatment. It is used after any hair color application or a highlight application on clients who have a Simply Smooth Keratin Treatment. Xtend Replenishing After Color Lock will replenish hair with keratin that may have been reduced due to color services. Xtend Keratin Replenish After Color Lock will help lock in hair color and lock out moisture and humidity, prolonging the service and the Keratin Treatment.
Regularly $45.00 | Summer Special, with Color $35.00


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  • Strands for Hair :: A Full Service Salon
    44 West 42nd Avenue San Mateo, CA 94403
    (650) 570-7220 Email Strands Salon