From the moment you enter this secluded gem, you’ll feel inclined to leave life at the door and immerse yourself in the sanctuary that is Larue’s. Hidden away from the bustle, this creative beauty studio in Nevada City, CA focuses on one thing: you.


Larue’s foundation is the guest experience. Every aspect of Larue Hair Apothecary focuses on providing top service that is exclusive, custom and attentive to your visit. Free of outside noise or distractions, this one-on-one approach is the ultimate sanctuary for your beauty service. Thought of as a hair hideaway, Larue’s is tucked away in beautiful Nevada City, CA. The studio offers bird’s eye views of the tall pines, bringing a tranquil vibe and relaxing mood. As if that’s not enough, the core of Larue Hair Apothecary is centered on beautiful, healthy hair. With years of the best training in color expertise and cutting education, every service is personalized to your needs and the goal is always what’s a best fit for you.

Meet Your Stylist

Kristin Slade is a Nevada County native and has been a small business owner in our community for over 10 years. Her expertise in hair coloring and precision cutting is supported by her foundation in years of advanced education in the beauty industry. Kristin prides herself on offering her guests a consistent experience with one-on-one attention and the tools to recreate their salon look at home, ensuring you can achieve beautiful results everyday.


Creativity, education, & professionalism are the basis of every service. Passion for healthy, beautiful hair inspires the natural results of a hair service at Larue’s. To see some of the gorgeous hair created at Larue Hair Apothecary, visit the instagram page @laruehairapothecary.


Healthy hair shouldn’t come at a sacrifice to our environment. At Larue Hair Apothecary, the products on our shelves are people and planet friendly.

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At Larue Hair Apothecary, emphasis is placed on design that’s not only complimentary to you as an individual, but a natural result. Larue’s is known for precise cuts and expert color.


Getting in touch is easy, just fill out the form. You can also call/text (530) 362-8288 or email at info@laruehairsalon.com