Incredibly talented art photographer John Arsenault grew up hanging out in his aunt’s beauty parlor. He trained at Vidal Sassoon and recently teamed up with menswear designer R. Swiader to open Mott NYC. The 600 square foot space is part art gallery, part menswear and lifestyle shop, with a two-chair barber shop called The Cutting Nook, catering to both men and women.
Arsenault is a master of fade and precision cuts. Stylist Sabrina Michals (Instagram) was Creative Director of Global Brand Artistry at Bumble and bumble, and along with her hair artistry including braids and updos, is an expert in aromatherapy.
Haircut with John is $65-$110; Haircut and beard trim $85. Beard/moustache trim is $30.
Women's cut with Sabrina including scalp message with essential oils is $160. Blowout or braids are $100.