I’ve found a fast hair cut store called QC SHOP. This name (QC shop) sounds very similar to the shop which are in Japan …
About QC SHOP
The price is 15RMB(about 2USD). Very cheap. You can use Wechat and Alipay (cash less payment) with QR code displayed on the board. It is opened at 8:30 – 21:00 but may differ from shop to shop. The display board tells the face and name of the employees or how long to wait. This display offers you the payment or waiting time and everything. It seems like the this board is one of the thing that makes this shop different from others. It also adopts AI into it.
General price of hair cut store
I usually pay about 120RMB (18USD) monthly for my hair (I’m thirties, male). This price is over average. Generally costs about 60RMB (9USD). I have experiences 40RMB (6USD) before too. Japanese business men who are assigned abroad tend to go to stores that owns employees who speak Japanese. And is also expensive and costs about 200 – 300 RMB (30USD-46USD). When I was a beginner here, I also went those kinds of stores. And paid a lot …
Japanese and Chinese hair styles are totally different.
As I just said, there are big difference between local store and Japanese store. And the hair styles are also different. Japanese wants their hair cut like Japanese at a glance. If you don’t speak Chinese at all, it is so difficult to tell them our requests in detail. Now I’m willing to go to local store as I speak Chinese.
Above is my opinion from man’s perspective, but how is it when it comes to lady’s…?