Rita Rusk International is a premier hair salon located in the heart of Lanarkshire founded by Celebrity hairdresser Rita Rusk over 40 years ago. We strive to continue her legacy by specialising in the highest quality of hair care services for our clients. Our team of experienced and talented stylists are dedicated to providing the best possible bespoke experience for each and every client. We offer a wide range of services, including haircuts, styling, colouring, highlights and more. We also offer a variety of luxury products to help maintain and enhance the look of your hair. Our goal is to provide our clients with the best possible experience. With a focus on innovation and customer satisfaction, Rita Rusk is dedicated to helping customers look and feel their best whilst providing a luxurious and relaxing atmosphere, and its team of professionals strive to ensure that each client leaves the salon feeling beautiful and confident.
"Extremely knowledgeable and friendly staff. Always pleased with my hair cut. The salon is also a joy to be in. Very pretty and comfortable."
"Excellent service. Extremely knowledgeable. Have used Rita Rusk for several years, and will continue to do so."
Louise Hannah, Director/Head Stylist
Louise is a talented and experienced hair colourist with a passion for creating beautiful colour transformations. She has more than 20 years of experience working in the hairdressing industry . She is highly trained master colour expert and skilled in a variety of techniques and colour application methods, including balayage, ombre, highlights and creative color corrections. She loves to work with clients to create unique looks that suit their individual style and features. Her eye for detail and precision in her work make her a sought-after hair colourist in the industry. Louise takes great pride in her work and strives to make each client feel and look their best. She is friendly and personable, taking the time to get to know her clients and understand their needs. She is always up-to-date on the latest trends and techniques and is excited to share her knowledge and skills with her clients.
Lindsay Grieve, Head Stylist
Lindsey is a professional and experienced hairdresser with a passion for making people look and feel their best. She has been working in the hair industry for over 20 years, and has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience in the latest trends, styles and techniques. She is passionate about helping her clients to achieve their desired look, and takes the time to get to know each of her clients and their individual style. Lindsey is also very invested in the development of our younger team members and enjoys the opportunity to further her education even after 20 plus years in the industry. She is professional and friendly, and truly loves what she does.
Angela Stewart, Head Stylist
Angela is a passionate and creative hairstylist who loves to make her clients look and feel their best. She began her career at a young age with Irvin and Rita Rusk. Since then, she has developed a unique style of cutting and styling hair that is both modern and timeless. Angela is known for her attention to detail and her commitment to making sure her clients are satisfied. She is always up-to-date on the latest trends and techniques, but also creates her own signature looks. Angela is a strong believer in using only the best quality products and tools to ensure her clients' hair looks healthy and vibrant.
Nikki Rundell, Senior
Nikki is a passionate and talented hair stylist with a special eye for detail. She has been working in the industry for over 10 years and has built up a loyal client base due to her creative flair and friendly demeanor. Nikki loves to experiment with different colouring techniques and has a knack for crafting unique, individual looks for each of her clients. She takes great pride in her work and is always striving to learn new skills and stay ahead of the latest trends. Nikki is a natural problem solver, which helps her to handle difficult situations with ease. She also has excellent customer service skills and always goes the extra mile to ensure her clients are happy with their new look.
Shelley Smillie, Senior
Shelley is a passionate and talented hairstylist with over 10 years of experience in the hair industry. She specializes in creating beautiful and unique looks for her clients. She is an expert in her craft and loves to bring out the best in her clients. Shelley takes pride in her work and takes her time to make sure every cut and style is perfect. She is always up-to-date on the latest trends and techniques and is always looking for ways to stay ahead of the curve. She loves to experiment with new techniques and styles, which makes each client's experience unique. Shelley has a warm and welcoming demeanor, and her clients know they can trust her with their hair. She has built a loyal following of clients who love her professionalism and attention to. Her passion for making people feel beautiful is unmatched.
Jennifer McClelland, New Talent
Jennifer is a recent graduate at Rita Rusk International. Jennifer’s passion for hair styling began at a young age, when she would practice different techniques on her friends and family. After graduating, she is quickly developing her craft, and is working on gaining a loyal clientele. Jennifer enjoys helping her clients achieve their desired look and loves to see their boost their self-confidence. She's also passionate about staying up-to-date on the latest trends and she strives to provide the best possible service to her clients. Whether you're looking for a new cut, color, or style, you can trust that Jennifer will bring her passion and expertise to the table and leave you looking and feeling your best.
Caitlyn Leavy, New Talent
Caitlyn is a bright and ambitious young graduate in the hair styling industry. She has a passion for creating unique looks, and always strives to stay on top of the latest trends. She has a knack for understanding the unique needs of each client, and is able to provide them with a look that suits their lifestyle and personality. Caitlyn is also developing her colour knowledge and is, able to provide clients with vibrant, natural-looking colour services. She loves to help clients express their inner beauty and confidence through her styling and colouring services. Caitlyn also takes great pride in her work and enjoys creating a relaxing, enjoyable atmosphere for her clients. She is very accessible and always willing to answer any questions or concerns her clients may have. Caitlyn is an asset to the hair styling industry and is sure to be a great success.