In 1990 Rita and Dan Lusteg began Shear Illusions in La Mesa. Rita has worked behind the chair and been involved in the hair industry since 1978.


Commitment To Service


Shear Illusions is dedicated to service and value. All of our licensed specialists sincerely enjoy what we do and pride ourselves in the extensive education we continue to receive to better serve our clients.




We schedule appointments according to our stylists availability and specialty. Walk-ins are welcome, however limited to availability. It is best to call to schedule an appointment to ensure the best time for you. If you are running late, please let us know and we will do our best to accommodate you. Cancellations of all services require a 24 hour notice. Thank you for your consideration and understanding.