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Freedom loving business owners! We never required masks, we did not close, we stand for OUR liberty and freedom to choose what's best for ones self as an AMERICAN!


Conveniently located in Lake Forest, CA, Salon K8 is more than "just another salon". From day one we have been dedicated to the full service, scientific approach, and total natural look concept. It is a place where individuals come together and work as a team, creatively and professionally. This team approach is what sets us apart from other salons.

Our staff and management at Salon K8 are in the business of offering the highest possible professional hair care and service, in a warm, friendly and comfortable environment. We believe our guests to be the most valuable  and cherished people in our profession. Our guests are treated with respect and understanding and we strive to exceed your overall expectations. With honesty and integrity, we service our guests with the best care and attention.

Our goal is to give our guests the confidence and education in the styling and maintenance of their hair care. Where each experience is customized to the clients lifestyle and hair care needs. We pride ourselves on being that comfortable, down to earth, full service hair salon. We base our success on our positive attitudes towards life, our profession, and our guests.


Established in 2017.

Salon K8 was founded in 2017 by husband and wife team Kate and Burkeley Rupp. They have created a unique and dynamic salon environment and service  based on their service industry backgrounds. 


Salon K8 stylists specialize in custom color blends, melts and gray coverage. All major blonding and baláyage techniques, precision and textured haircuts. Our professionals here at Salon K8 offer prescriptive and professional recommendations to help you choose the best products and services to recreate that just left the salon look at home. In addition, every professional at Salon K8 is Brazilian Blowout certified to give you a customized texture result. Book a complimentary consultation to speak with one of our professionals about any of our professional products or services!