Meet the Polite Hairstylists of Violet Hair and Skin Care

Sharp Shears sans Sharp Tongues

at the hairdresser!

Remember the days when a lady could get a color, coif, and direct line to neighborhood gossip all in one afternoon? That was service.

And it still exists at Violet Hair and Skin Care, a Georgetown beauty parlor that wants to be your good neighbor.

The guys with the big shears (and big hearts) are Jimmy Cehreli and Mesut Ozaydin; they sharpened their skills at well-known spots around town (Toka, George) before setting out on their own. Cehreli is the master of color (and calmness), while Ozaydin does the trims and lobs (and is a great listener).

Rumor has it you’ll feel pampered even without a facial, body treatment, or manicure — though they offer those, too.

Violet Hair and Skin Care, 1513 Wisconsin Avenue NW, between P and Q Streets (202-337-3477 or violetsalondc.com).

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1513 Wisconsin Ave NW
bt P & Q Sts
Washington, DC 20007