[Ed. – Who could be surprised by this? Note that it was indoors on 31 August, whereas the very recent lifting of restrictions was to be on 1 September and apply only to services that can be provided outdoors (basically spray bottle and a cut; no washing, coloring, blow-drying, etc.). The kicker: the salon owner still isn’t allowed to reopen for her business specialty, which is coloring.]
In security footage obtained by Fox News, and timestamped Monday at 3:08 p.m. Pacific Time, the California powerhouse is seen walking through eSalon in San Francisco with wet hair, and without a mask over her mouth or nose.
Salons in San Francisco had been closed since March and were only notified they could reopen on Sept. 1 for outdoor hairstyling services only. …
Kious told Fox News that she had expected to be able to reopen her salon in July, and prepared her space in accordance with local guidelines.
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“There were rules and regulations to go by to safely reopen, which I did, but I was still not allowed to open my business,” she said, noting that she installed plexiglass partitions between sinks and seating areas, and ensured that all salon chairs were six feet apart, along with proper air circulation from open windows.
“They never let us open,” she said, while adding that she is unable to reopen outside because her salon specializes in hair color, and using chemicals outside is prohibited.