Adriel has been cutting and coloring hair for 13 years. She spent the first 5 years of her career working around Long Beach and Venice, CA before moving to San Francisco in 2008. Upon arriving in SF she assisted the opening of a brand new barbershop, which she managed for 5 years. In 2014 she achieved her long time goal of opening her own salon. She has had training from Vidal Sassoon, Bumble & Bumble, Davines and also enjoys teaching mens cutting classes. Her specialties include classic mens cuts, straight razor haircuts, natural hilights and "rainbow unicorn hair". When she is not at work you can find her exploring all the playgrounds in the city or reading Dr. Seuss with her daughter.
Lisette Luu has been upping people's hair game since 2011. After spending years behind the desk of several well known SF salons, she finally made the jump to stylist. With a background in Studio Art Lisette finds her inspiration in Fashion and Music and loves the transformation that color allows. She specializes in Balayage, Ombre and color correction and she also loves a good razor cut finished with a “Babe” blowout, for that perfect “lived in” look. When she's not at Strand, you can find Lisette hanging with her #1 boo, Bones the Dog.
Mary Angulo has been in the hair industry for over a decade, learning the ins and outs as a front desk coordinator in SF for 6 years before making her way back to LA to complete her formal training in as a stylist 2012. She spent the first four years of her hairdressing career in Los Angeles, advancing her craft at the Goldwell Academy and with Bumble & Bumble. Mary loves all aspects of hairdressing and specializes in creative colors, beautiful natural balayage, and custom cuts tailored to suit your unique style. When she isn't making people beautiful you can find her rummaging for thrift store finds or enjoying all the hiking the Bay Area has to offer.
Brianne Hanshaw has been working in the hair industry since 2003. Starting out in Los Angeles, she completed hair school and her formal training with Vidal Sassoon which included a stint in London before relocating to San Francisco soon after. After 7 years in San Francisco she moved to Austin, TX for a change of pace. In 2016 she returned to her home state and took a position at Strand working with several of her long time friends. Brianne's hair inspiration is influenced by French New Wave starlets, urban street style and rock n roll. She effortlessly creates fashion forward cuts and color that men and women can rock, ready to wear. When she's not at Strand you can catch her at live shows, either in the audience or on stage playing the drums or hanging with her dog Lizzy.