Acute Salon is a San Francisco-based collective of creatives, committed to providing consistently impeccable service to our clients. Our current team includes Linda, a veteran stylist who specializes in cutting-edge cut and color work and tackles all hair types and textures. Kenya, a stylist who specializes in Hot Heads hair extensions, color and make up,  and Ro a part-time nail artist.
We are located on Mission Street by St. Mary's Park, between the Bernal Heights and Glen Park neighborhoods in San Francisco.  
We pride ourselves in using cruelty free and environmentally friendly products by Kevin Murphy. 


Owner of Acute Salon Linda Thomas started her career internationally, training for several years under a variety of skilled hands. She has over a decade of experience and her approach to hair is to always achieve polished simplicity. Precision cuts and  meticulous highlights leave your hair feeling healthy and you feeling glamorous. Linda has mastered the alchemy and science behind natural, subtle color that perfectly suits your face, life or whim. Vivacious and engaging, Linda loves chatting with clients and neighbors alike and after a visit to Acute Salon clients often feel as though they have been visiting with an old friend. 


Kenya Rivas discovered her love for hair and make up in cosmetology school actually attending to learn nails. She loves to make bold fantasy color dreams come true, as much as natural soft beach highlights. Kenya specializes in Hot Heads hair extensions and Make up for special occasions or every day wear.