At KaRu Salon of Austin, we aspire to help you be the best version of YOU! Our haircut and hair color specialists know that every client’s needs are unique and our goal is to create a hairstyle for your lifestyle. We want to get to know you – your needs, profession and personality – so that we can design a hairstyle that flatters your life, as well as your physical features. You’ll not only walk out of KaRu looking fabulous – you’ll also feel fabulous! Schedule an appointment today – online or by calling 512-243-8208 and discover for yourself why our clients call KaRu the best salon in Austin.

3500 Jefferson St
Suite 101
Austin, TX 78731

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“I am now dedicated to KaRu Salon, a lifer! This salon is very warm and welcoming. When you walk in the door everybody on staff was smiling and you could tell they really enjoyed being there. You feel like part of their family when you are there.”

— Catherine E.

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New Year Blowout Special – Only $20!

Do you need some relief after the holiday madness?!?! Treat yourself to an hour of peace and serenity to enjoy a stress-relieving scalp massage with aromatherapy, relaxing shampoo and a bombshell blowout! This New Year Blowout Special – Only $20 (reg $35) is for a limited time only with select stylists, Ashley & Katie. This


Holiday Festivities at KaRu Salon

Holiday Festivities at KaRu Salon are in full swing! We have created two special events this season to make holiday shopping easy and to help you look your best this holiday season. Back by huge demand, our annual Client Appreciation Day is Saturday, Dec 6th 10am-6pm and our Holiday Open House is on Thursday, Dec


Oribe Hair Collection

The highly anticipated Oribe Hair Collection has arrived! Oribe defines luxury in hair care. Oribe hair products contain top-quality ingredients sourced from around the world free of sodium chloride and parabens. Most of their shampoos do contain sulfates but they are naturally derived from corn, wheat and coconut which are kind to your hair. Amongst our


NEW Unite Luxury hair care products

We are in love with the NEW Unite Luxury hair care products! The new Unite Luxury line is intensely enriched with crushed pearls Hawaiian organic honey and pure argan oil. These premium ingredients heal and reconstruct damaged hair. The crushed pearls protect, hydrate and remineralize the hair. Hawaiian organic honey prevents hair loss and promotes

Ombre Hair Color

Ombre Hair Color

Ombre hair color is still popular as ever as one of hottest hair color trends for 2013! With style icons such as Sarah Jessica Parker, Jessica Biel, and Gisele Bundchen wearing this look, ombre hair color is one of the most requested hair color looks at KaRu Salon. The word “ombre” is a french word

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Meet Ashley, our new Junior Stylist!

Ashley Hindy began her hairstyling career 5 years ago in Houston refining her haircutting and styling skills to achieve great hair for her clients before moving to Austin. She loves styling hair for weddings and special occasions especially ornate braided updos. Ashley's down to earth approach and easy going personality will make you feel comfortable in her chair. By listening to your needs and looking at your face shape she will customize a style that accentuates your natural beauty and lifestyle.

Book a haircut, updo, or fabulous blow-out with Ashley by calling us at #512.243.8208 or BOOK ONLINE at
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Meet Katie! Our new Senior Colorist! - Katie has been working in Beverly Hills, California for the last 3 years and is excited to be back in her hometown. Katie apprenticed under renowned celebrity colorist and Wella ambassador Jennifer J. Now that Katie has found a home at KaRu salon, she is focused on building a clientele that will grow with her for years! Color melting ombre, natural looking highlights, and bombshell brunette tones are among her trademark talents!

Book an appointment today with Katie online at or call us at 512.243.8208
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