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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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Holly Wachter

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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 and blonding, as well as low maintenance medium to long length haircuts. Another passion of hers is providing hand tied and tape in hair extension services, whether you are looking to enhance your color or add volume and/or length to your hair! With every service, she loves to provide a thorough consultation to discuss your hair history, customize a color/cut to your needs, go over maintenance required, 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

  • Medium-to-long length haircuts

  • Styling

  • Treatments

  • Tape-in and Handtied extensions 

  • #MoonLitColor

Astrological Sign: Sagittarius

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. She’s had her hands in hair ever since she can remember. 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, blondes, dimensional brunettes, long and layered haircuts, and is an expert hair extension service provider. Her attention to detail and excellent consultation 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 tv, online shopping, or playing with her dachshund, Roo.

Specializes In:

  • Foilayage

  • Dimensional Brunettes

  • Handtied and Tape-in Extensions

  • Long Haircuts

  • Bouncy Blowouts

  • #MoonLitColor

Astrological Sign: Libra








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9194 Red Branch Rd, Ste F
Columbia, MD 21045

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