Riverside County, on cue from Governor Gavin Newsom, has given the green light to barbers and hairstylists to get back to work.
The state guideline for hair salons and barbershops says they can only provide services that can be done while both the hairdresser and the customer can wear masks during the entire time of the service.
That includes haircuts, weaves, braids, wigs, and colorings.
But services, where the service provider has to touch the customer’s face, are still not allowed. That would be facials, eyelash work, eyebrow waxing, and threading.
Preventative measures outlined in the state’s guidance include:
Other modifications and measures intended to keep employees, volunteers and members of the community safe are available in the statewide guidance posted on the county’s website at www.rivcoccsd.org/covidbizhelp.
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