At Hayadi Salon, we're a tight-knit team that works hard to allow you to leave your stress at the door. No matter what artist you choose to work with, you can expect to be listened to and given honest recommendations that are unique to your hair and lifestyle. We aim for styles that complement our clients' best features, allowing you to float off our chairs feeling like the best version of yourself.


Zaid Bakeer

Zaid is the owner of Hayadi Salon and master stylist with 20+ years of experience.

He has been voted top stylist by NOVA Magazine, has been awarded as a top 10 Platinum blonde in the USA, and recipient of numerous LTC awards.

In addition to his vivid color specialty and textured cuts, Zaid is known for his ability to serve clients looking for “big changes.” Even with these transformations, he is focused on wearable styles that can be maintained far beyond the salon walls.

It’s not uncommon for his clients to leave his chair saying, “Wow, I was told my hair couldn’t do this!”

Zaid is Schwarzkopf blonde certified and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from George Mason University.

Away from the chair: Zaid grew up in Jordan, moved to Japan and Hawaii, and settled in Virginia and where he began his hair journey at the age of 16.

IG: @himNhair



Carmen has worked with the Hayadi team for over 10 years. To know her is to love her.

Carmen excels at styling long, thick hair and specializes in smoothing out curly hair and blending colors. Just as every client’s lifestyle is unique, she believes their hair care should be as well.

Many of her clients are looking for natural, lived in looks that are effortless to maintain.

She is a Schwarzkopf master colorist, certified ombré specialist, color melt specialist, and advanced cutting TIGI certified.

Away from the chair: Carmen has a daily mindfulness and meditation practice, which helps keep her centered.

IG: @carmendidit

Carmen Lecca


Laith has 10+ years of color and cutting experience, making his clients (and colleagues) laugh along the way.

He’s known for his light-hearted spirit and genuine connection with his clients.

Laith’s technical depth allows him to create high-end styles and his signature “lazy girl hairstyle” that make his clients feel like the best version of themselves, inside and out. It’s not unheard of for his clients to drive an hour to see him because they don’t trust anyone else with their hair.

Laith is a balayage and blonde specialist. He’s also a Redken master colorist and advanced cutting TIGI certified.

IG: @mrlaithkhatib