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It seems like you can either spend a fortune to look fabulous or get butchered on a budget. Bang falls into the middle ground, where you can get a good cut and still make your rent payment. While there are two locations, the resident dog at the Verizon Center Bang gives it the edge over the U Street shop. There is a passel of stylists, so you can jump around until you find the right fit. And Bang excels at the primary point of getting your hair done: When you’re leaving the salon, both of which are connected to gyms, you’ll feel much more fabulous than the sweaty, stringy-haired people exiting after their workouts. Self-esteem boost achieved.