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PaperDoll Salon - Editor's Choice for Best All-Around Salon Experience

PaperDoll Salon Hair Cut

The PaperDoll Salon in Pacific Beach is one of San Diego’s hottest hair salons. With a talented team that also tackles hair extensions, wedding services, waxing, facials and make-up, SanDiego.com is proud to name PaperDoll its Editor’s Choice!

This San Diego salon starts out your perfect hair care experience with its atmosphere - walk in or book an appointment and the first thing you’ll appreciate when you arrive is the stylish but low-key ambiance that is inviting without being intimidating. Don’t worry, you won’t run into any of the snobbishness sometimes associated with upscale salons when you get your do done at PaperDoll. Sit back and relax, or better yet, enjoy a drink from the in-salon wine and beer bar while you wait for your stylist. The salon also has Wi-Fi available so you can keep up-to-date on your other appointments, social life and (of course) facebook.

It’s crazy how awesome PaperDoll sounds before we’ve even gotten to the best part - the services. Pacific Beach’s PaperDoll Salon is one of San Diego’s favorite salons for personalized services like wedding styles. PaperDoll’s long-term stylist and now owner, Jessica, goes the extra mile for her clients. Personable staff who strive to personalize your optimal experience help brides visualize their ideal wedding hair-do, whether it’s an upstyle, curls or something else entirely. See your style before your wedding date to make sure it’s everything you want (and more!), and get your bridesmaids’ hair done as well!

Not planning your big bridal day yet? No worries, Jessica and her team have a variety of personalities, styles and specialities so there’s a stylist for every hair type, desired hair type and personality out there. Crazy frizzy curly hair? They can help you. Need extensions? PaperDoll’s got you covered. Not sure what you’re looking for but need a change? Let PaperDoll’s awesome team give you a free consultation. Jessica and the gang are great at evaluating what kind of styles suit what hair types and can offer suggestions based on what styles you find attractive and how much maintenance you’d like to put into styling your hair every day.

To further your hair-care experience, PaperDoll uses and promotes great products like Bumble and Bumble which has products to address every hair type and has been used for photo shoots in major magazines and fashions shows, Schwarzkopf which is a color line that focuses on conditioning components that minimize ammonia in products while ensuring that hair gets the nutrients it needs, and PCA Skin, an industry leader in the development of gentle yet effective treatments and daily skin care products.

Located right on the bustling Garnet Avenue, this San Diego salon also provides a number of non-hair centric services including waxing, facials, eyelash and eyebrow tinting, skin care and make-up so that you can feel your best all around. Talk to stylists to find a look for your next big event, night out on the town or to just refresh your everyday style. The new fall season is a great time to pick up some new makeup tips and tricks!

You’ll never feel awkward at PaperDoll salon - everyone on the PaperDoll team loves what they do, and it’s obvious! Their passion is infectious, and it’s really easy to feel good about going to the salon when your stylist is invested in making sure you have the best experience possible. The stylists’ love of creative expression and fashion extends past themselves and to their client - you! These talented hairdressers and makeup artists are attentive and inspired, and will actually listen to your wants and needs, ensuring that after you experience PaperDoll you won’t have to look anywhere else for the perfect salon.

From the first impression of PaperDoll’s edgy but inviting decor, to the FANTASTIC team of stylists and the added bonus of a chill wine and beer bar in-house, it’s no wonder that PaperDoll nabs its spot as Editors Choice for salons in San Diego.


Contact PaperDoll Salon: (858) 581-2393


This blog was written by Erica Krilov. An East coast transplant, Erica fell in love with all that San Diego has to offer six years ago, but secretly thinks she should have moved here before even leaving the womb. When not writing, she spends her time hiking, biking and horseback riding.