Ruby Salon’s Balayage Specialist

Halie is Ruby Salon’s balayage specialist. Her subtle and vibrant balayage hair coloring technique provides natural and gorgeous results. Halie works with patients to create a custom color that enhances their features, exceeding their expectations. Balayage is a modern and current way to add color and depth to any hairstyle.

Ruby Salon uses only high-quality hair dyes that enrich and moisturize hair. Clients leave feeling confident that their hair looks great.

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If you are looking for a new look this fall, balayage color could be the perfect fresh look you crave. Contact Annapolis, MD Ruby Salon and ask for Halie for all of your balayage needs.

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New Feature Alert! Introducing Pulp Riot!

Are you looking for a new, fun way to spice up your routine hair color?

Well, you’re in luck! Ruby Salon’s very own Katie Waksmunski offers Pulp Riot hair color as a way to transform your hair into a gorgeous work of art. Depending on the look you want to achieve, Pulp Riot has a list of hair colors ranging from electrifying vibrant colors to cool pastels. Find the hair color that matches your tone and personality!

Our Annapolis, MD hair salon offers Pulp Riot hair color as a great way for our clients to experience something new and bold. Pulp Riot offers 16 new semi-permanent hair colors. Pulp Riot colors don’t require a developer and last longer and fade more beautifully than traditional semi-permanent dyes. Clients will be ecstatic to know that Pulp Riot is vegan, free of gluten, and cruelty-free! Pulp Riot contains ingredients that help strengthen, restore and moisturize hair, which is necessary to protect the hair during the dyeing process. Our experienced stylist at Ruby Salon takes the time to design beautiful hair that will keep you coming back for all your hair needs.

We want to make your visits to our Annapolis, MD salon a one-stop shop! We offer a full range of hair care services to leave your hair feeling great and looking fabulous. Our team of experienced, talented hair stylist will work with you to achieve hair you can’t wait to show off!

If you want to schedule a color consultation, contact Ruby Salon in Annapolis, MD. Our experienced stylist will help you achieve your hair goals. Clients can call our Annapolis hair salon at 410-417-7784 or schedule an appointment online.

Check out some of our favorite Pulp Riot hair color looks created in our Annapolis, MD hair salon!

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Ringing in Wedding Season

It is our favorite season, wedding season! If you are looking for a way to pamper your bridal shower and ready yourself on your big day, contact Ruby Salon to schedule an appointment with your wedding day glam squad. Annapolis, MD Ruby Salon offers full service bridal and bridal party salon services. Our team has been offering bridal salon services for over 20 years. We provide a luxurious, relaxing environment where all you are required to do is sit back, relax, and get ready to say, “I do.”

Ruby Salon offers full-service makeup and hair services for weddings and special events. Our highly trained style team love helping brides and their “maids” get glamorous. We offer makeup, updos, down dos, and organic spray tans. Contact Ruby now to schedule your bridal services, appointments fill up fast!

Be sure to ask about a trial appointment prior to your wedding.Your consultation will give you time to discuss hair and makeup options with your stylists so you feel confident going into your big day. Stylists will conduct a trial run to ensure you are as in love with your look as you are with your future spouse!

Getting Ready with Ruby

We Go Where You Go

If you have never been to our Ruby Salon in Annapolis, stop by to see our spacious, gorgeous loft where you and your bridal party can sip champagne and relax while we work our cosmetic magic. Our space is the perfect place for your whole crew to kick back and enjoy each others company before your big day.

Our beauty style team is also willing to accommodate your needs at your wedding location. Ask your stylists about our onsite services. If scheduling allows our stylists ill meet you at your venue to pamper you on location.

We make your wedding day special by providing luxurious salon services. We want to ensure you feel and look your best. Voted Best Salon in Annapolis, trust Ruby with your wedding day style.

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Smooth Frizz and Tame Your Wild Mane

If you constantly feel frustrated by little baby hairs and fly aways, or if your hair turns into an unmanageable main in the mornings, you may want to consider a Brazilian Blow Out Treatment.

Annapolis, MD Ruby Salon stylists offer professional Brazillian Blow Outs for exceptional results. Brazilian Blowouts use a special keratin formula to coat each strand of hair. The formula actually improves the quality of your hair and lasts for several months.
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Your Ruby stylists will apply the formula to your hair in sections and then use a hair straightener to seal the hair. The treatments are customizable so let your stylist know how you normally wear your hair. If you want to maintain some curl, or if you want your hair completely straight will depend on how long your stylists straightens your hair.

Treatment typically takes about 60-90 minutes. Brazilian Blowouts require no downtime after treatment. That means once you leave Ruby Salon, you can exercise, shower, or put your hair up with out any worry of ruining the treatment.

If you dream of smooth, silky, shiny hair, contact Annapolis, Ruby Salon. Our highly trained and experienced stylists can help you achieve the look you want. To schedule your Brazilian Blowout contact our Annapolis hair salon today!

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Freshen Your Locks for Back to School

Summer is wrapping up and kids are getting ready to head back to school. Send your teens back to school with a new hair style that makes them feel confident and ready to take on their new year. Annapolis, MD Ruby Hair Salon is a group of stylists offering contemporary hair styles and other salon services. We can help your teenager achieve the hair style they want to keep them on trend.
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Our professional and highly trained stylists offer a huge range of hair treatments. From A traditional shampoo, cut and style, to Brazilian blow outs, straightening treatments and hair extensions, our stylists can improve the texture, style, and sheen of your hair.

We believe that when you feel good, you look good.

Regular haircuts keep your hair looking neat and fresh and helps to get rid of dried out dead ends. Summer can take a toll on your children’s hair. Chlorine, the sun, and salt water all dry out hair leaving it looking less than stunning. It is amazing how a hair cut (and maybe a bayalage) can make your teenager feel more confident and prepared to go back to school.

If you or your teenager are ready for a new look for fall, contact our Annapolis, MD Ruby Salon. Our stylists can help you achieve your dream look, or work with you to decide which style will best flatter your facial features.

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Protect Your Hair from Too Much Summer Fun

protect your hair from the sun ruby salon annapolis mdThe summer is in full swing and while we are enjoying soaking up the sun and lounging poolside, your hair may not be as excited. Summer activities can take a toll on your hair, and it is important to take steps to protect it from becoming too dry or even discolored.

Too much sun and chlorine can damage your hair and cause your beautiful color to look brassy and your blondes can turn an unpleasant green. Our professional stylists at Ruby Salon in Annapolis, MD offer some tips and tricks for keeping your summer locks looking their best.

Tips for Gorgeous Summer Hair

  • Always stay hydrated. Drinking plenty of water all summer long is good for your hair, your skin, and your overall well being. Drinking plenty of water keeps your hair hydrated.
  • Come in for a mid summer trim. Frequent hair cuts or even just a trim at Ruby Salon can keep your frizz down and your hair fresh. Our stylists can help you keep your locks lustrous all summer long. We also offer products that can help protect your hair.
  • Wear a hat or swim cap while in the pool or sun. Keeping your hair protected and out of the elements can help it retain moisture and prevent damage caused by chlorine.
  • Wet your hair before swimming. This may seem counterintuitive but it is true, wet hair is less likely to absorb water in the pool, lake or ocean. Salt and chlorine can be drying and damaging to your hair. Wet hair can reduce the effects of chlorine or salt.

Products For Healthy Summer Hair

Taking care of your body, your skin and your hair are important for your overall well being. Apply sunscreen, and use these high-quality products to protect your hair from the elements this summer.

  • Malibu Shampoo: This shampoo is designed for swimmers. It can help to remove chlorine after swimming to reduce the “green hair” effect.
  • ColorProof Weightless Shine Spray: It’s like sunscreen, for your hair. This spray provides UVA protection for the hair. Spray it on before hitting the beach to help to preserve your highlights or color.

Ask your Ruby Salon stylist for personalized summer hair care tips at your next appointment. Our passion is your hair and we want to help you keep it looking healthy and beautiful through all the seasons. Contact our Annapolis, MD Ruby Salon today to learn more about protecting your hair from the summer heat.

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Winner of Reader’s Choice 2017!

readers choice 2017 ruby salonThanks to our wonderful and loyal clients, Ruby Salon has been selected, as a 2017 Capital Reader’s Choice Winner. We want to thank everyone who took the time to vote for Ruby Salon. Our passion at Ruby Salon is providing the Annapolis area with high-end salon services in our luxury boutique setting. Because of you, we get to do what we love every day.

Full Service Hair Salon

Ruby Salon is a full-service hair salon offering a range of high-quality products and services to help you look and feel your best. Our stylists are highly trained and continue to advance their skills to stay ahead of the trends. From a fresh cut to your wedding day, your Ruby stylists can help enhance your natural beauty.

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If you are looking for one of the best full-service hair salon’s in the Annapolis area, contact Ruby Salon. Our stylists offer consultation and will work with you to achieve the look you want.

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Trending Prom Hairstyles

You want to feel extra fabulous on your prom night and your hairstyle can make or break your look. Annapolis, MD Ruby Salon has professional stylists that stay current with all the latest trends in prom hair and makeup so we can make your prom night look come true. We are a full-service boutique salon and can help you find the hairstyle that works with your hair texture and length and embodies your style.

This year loose braids, big curls, and floral crowns are some of the latest trending prom hairstyles. With infinite variations, we can customize your prom hairstyle so your look is as unique as you are. We always recommend scheduling a consultation before prom night. This way your stylists can evaluate your hair and talk you through options that will work the best for you. Pre-planning can help ensure that come your night, your look will be on point.

1. Loose Braids, Little Braids, Thick Braids
Fashion woman portrait with red lipstickBraids are popular this year. From thick mermaid braids to small accent braids, braided hair can achieve that soft bohemian vibe. Braids can be incorporated into updos or you can achieve a laid back vibe with a loose side braid.

2. Big On Curls
Fashion photo of beautiful girl wearing sparkling evening dressLoose wavy curls worn down, partially up, or incorporated with a fun hair piece or braids, can create an elegant and beautiful look for any length hair. For short hair, soft curls can give you a fun and flirty Great Gatsby feel. Long hair looks beautiful with big loose curls. For a more formal look consider putting the top half up, or sweeping a section to the side with a braid.

3. Wear Flowers In Your Hair
Beautiful  braid hairstyleFloral crowns or a floral accent piece can soften any hair style. Baby’s breath is subtle and sweet, while larger brighter colored roses can make more of a statement. Any way you choose to add flora to your look will add elegance and grace.

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Whatever hairstyle you choose for prom, be sure to stay true to you. Pick a style you feel comfortable with and that makes you feel like your most beautiful and confident self. If you have questions about what style will look and work best for you, our stylists are always happy to help. Appointments for prom are limited and filling up fast. Be sure to schedule your prom hairstyle consultation as soon as possible.

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Prep for Prom With Ruby Salon

Spring Model Girl with Prom Hairstyle Outdoors. Glamour Woman with Blonde Wavy Hair on Flowers BackgroundDresses, hair, makeup and spray tans are essentials to feel fabulous on prom night. Annapolis, MD Ruby Salon stylists can help you with all of your prom prep so all you have to do on prom night is be the glowing belle of the ball.

Ruby Salon is a full-service boutique salon. We offer a range of beauty treatments so you can look and feel your best. From waxing to updos, we are your one stop salon for all your Prom night beauty essentials.


If you know exactly what you want or if you are still sifting through Pinterest photos, our stylists can help you achieve the hair style you have dreamed about. Our stylists are highly trained and experienced in updos and stay current on all of the latest trends and looks. We recommend a consultation for clients who want updos so we can ensure we get the look right on your big night.


Whether you want a bold eye or a statement lip, our makeup artists can take you from your regular day look to glamorous.

Organic Spray Tan

Skip the tanning beds. UV lights are damaging to your skin and will prematurely age your appearance, even if you do not see now. We offer full-service Organic Spray tans that will leave you glowing, not orange. Our spray tans are safe and custom formulated for your skin type.


Brows are important to the overall aesthetic of your face and can totally change your look. Get your brows in their best shape with our personalized waxing services. Our waxing technicians can help you shape your brows so they look natural and full while framing your gorgeous face.

Schedule Your Prom Appointments

Prom season is quickly approaching and your big day will be here before you know it. Make sure you secure an appointment for all your beauty needs, schedule your appointment with Annapolis, MD Ruby Salon today. Slots are limited and will fill up quickly!

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St. Baldricks 2017

Raising Money For Cancer Research

Last weekend three of Ruby’s Salon stylists took a stand against childhood cancer. From 2-7 Kelly, Katie and Halie were at Fado’s Restaurant shaving heads in support of research for the cure for pediatric cancer.


Kelly is our head stylist and owner of Annapolis Ruby Salon. Halie has been with Ruby for 1.5 years and Katie just joined our team a short 6 months ago. These wonderful women spent their weekend helping to raise awareness of the realities of childhood cancer. St. Baldricks is a foundation that raises money for cancer research.


Our team loves giving back to the community we care about. St. Baldricks events are all about bringing our community together to support the members in need. Every person who came out to get their head shaved donated to childhood cancer research. This worthy cause was a great way for Ruby to contribute to raising critical funds needed for research.


We are proud of our team and all participants of this years St. Baldrick’s event! Thank you for coming out to support a great cause!


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