Shear Instincts

Incredible Hairstyling for Any Occasion






Blowout Styling  

Blowout Styling  

Find the Perfect

Hair Color

With Us

From bold and bright to subtle and light, we can handle all types of hair coloring and color treatment services. Talk with our experienced stylists today and find the best color for your hair.

We are a Redken Concept Salon, which gives us access to the best salon-grade products from Redken. See what we have to offer by visiting us today. Walk-ins are welcome.

Transform Your Hair Instantly

With our variety of chemical treatments for your hair, you can try a brand new look at an affordable price. Get that perm you’ve always wanted or have your curly hair straightened with a Brazilian blowout.

Our stylists undergo continuous in-salon education to stay on top of the latest trends, techniques and products. See for yourself why our clients have trusted us with their hairstyling and coloring since 1983.

Get In Touch

Shear Instincts Hair Salon
790 Udall Road
West Islip, NY 11795



Sunday, Monday and Tuesday – Closed
Wednesday – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday – 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday – 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


This salon has an upscale homey feel. Everyone is super nice, and you always feel welcome. Janine is an awesome stylist. Always listens to how I want my

hair cut

and styled. I will keep going back!

―Barb Elle

Love the girls here!!!! I have been getting my hair cut by Penny now for a good number of years. I took my little girl a few times now too, and she loves the personal treatment she got from Penny and the rest of the staff! Always a friendly atmosphere and great service.

―Jeffery Vitkun