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little moon salon

"The moon symbolizes the things people need on a deep personal level. She represents the peoples’ habits and reactions that are basic. She symbolizes the unconscious level of people."


Our Vision is simple...we aspire to inspire. Whatever your path or life journey may be, we will work with you to custom create a hairstyle that is unique and tailored specifically to you; with ALWAYS an emphasis on healthy and beautiful hair.  We're passionate about designing a look for you that evokes excitement and confidence in your daily life. 

our salon

Little Moon Salon prides itself on providing a laid back environment, with upscale and luxury hair services, and a boho vibe. Our stylists are up to date on all the latest trends, and are truly passionate to understand what YOUR inspirations are, and to create custom hair styles specialized for you.  Our process includes consulting with you upfront, technical work by highly skilled stylists, and educating you on proper care for your hair at home.  

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our principles

We Will...

☾ Lead with Love

☾ Create a Cozy and Comfortable Atmosphere

☾ Provide Bespoke Services

☾ Emphasize Healthy and Beautiful Hair

☾ Educate Guests on Services we Provide

☾ Continue to Grow and Learn as a Team

☾ Provide Exceptional Services


our    team


Kathryn LaRusso

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Tier 6 Stylist

Kathryn is owner of Little Moon Salon, a Tier 6 Stylist and an international artist for Wella Professionals. Kathryn believes in keeping hair appointments simple and customized for your everyday life. When Kathryn is not in the salon, you can find her staying active at yoga classes, going for a walk with her architect husband and dog Luna, or relaxing at home and cooking a good meal.

Specializes In:

  • Low maintenance, dimensional hair color

  • Effortless haircuts

  • Handtied and tape in extensions

  • Grey transition hair color

  • #MoonLitColor

Astrological Sign: Cancer


Heather Shields

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Tier 3 Stylist

Heather is a Tier 3 Stylist at Little Moon Salon. She joined the team in 2018 and trained directly under owner, Kathryn, throughout her apprenticeship and launching stylist program. Heather specializes in “lived in” dimensional color, blonding, and low-maintenance  haircuts. She is also a certified hair extension service provider. With every service, she loves to customize your look to enhance your natural beauty and share products and styling recommendations for at home care. When she’s not behind the chair, you will most likely find her ordering takeout and watching a true crime doc (or reality TV) with her husband, Jeb, and fur babies, Cupcake and River.

Specializes In:

  • Lived-in, dimensional color

  • Sunkissed, Natural Blonding

  • Fine Hair

  • Tape-in and Handtied extensions

  • Healthy Hair and Scalp Treatments 

  • #MoonLitColor

Astrological Sign: Sagittarius


Holly Wachter

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Tier 4 Stylist

Holly is a Tier 4 Stylist at Little Moon Salon. Her kind heart and love for the hair industry is what captivated our team to bring in her talents! Holly has a true passion for precision hair work. Her artistry to detail is impeccable and is reflected in her work.  When she's not behind the chair, you can find her spending quality time with her family and friends (and, of course, fur-babies!) or exploring  Frederick. 


Specializes In: 

  • Precision haircuts on all lengths

  • Curly hair

  • Healthy bright blondes

  • Dimensional brunettes and reds

  • Tape in extensions

  • #MoonLitColor

Astrological Sign: Capricorn


Alyssa Wascavage

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Tier 3 Stylist  

Alyssa is a Tier 3 Stylist at Little Moon Salon. Alyssa graduated from cosmetology school in 2020, and continued her training here, at Little Moon Salon’s Associate program where she studied under owner, Kathryn for 1.5 years.  Alyssa specializes in foilayage, bright blondes, dimensional brunettes, long and layered haircuts, and is an expert hair extension service provider. She LOVES bridging the gap between natural, lived-in hair and bright and bold blonde for a low maintenance, high impact look. Her attention to detail, excellent consultation and conversational skills is what makes her a valuable team member and keeps her guests coming back. When she’s not at the salon you’ll find her catching up on the latest TV and going to the movies, trying new restaurants, and spending time with her family and her dog, Roo.

Specializes In:

  • Lived-in, Bold Blondes

  • Foilayage

  • Dimensional Brunettes

  • Handtied and Tape-in Extensions

  • Bouncy Blowouts

  • #MoonLitColor

Astrological Sign: Libra


Teri Simerly

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Tier 1 Stylist

Teri is a Tier 1 Stylist and is set to complete her Associate Training Program at Little Moon Salon in the summer of 2023. She joined the team in 2022 and has trained under Kathryn and our team of highly skilled stylists. Teri is excited to get her hands in vivd color creations and has a deep love for the art of balayage! Teri's kind and patient approach to hair gives clients an amazing opportunity to support our launching stylist's skill development while indulging in an extended, luxurious service. When she's not behind the chair, you will find her getting cozy with her two cats, Fajita and Chalupa, traveling, trying new foods and catching up on reality TV. Keep an eye out for Teri as she offers more services at reduced rates.


Excited to specialize in:

  • Vivid Color Creation

  • Medium-to-long length haircuts

  • Styling

  • Treatments

  • Tape-in and Handtied extensions 

  • #MoonLitColor

Astrological Sign: Gemini








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Columbia, MD 21045

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