Non-compete agreements are extremely fact specific and the outcome of your situation really depends on the language contained in the non-compete and the facts surrounding your departure from the company. You should consult with a local business attorney and have them review your contract before you start a new position.
1. If this was a GA contract, I could provide a response. You show Washington. You will need a lawyer in Washington to review and advise. These contracts depend on very careful reading of the agreement and they depend on state law - which can vary greatly from state to state.
I agree with both previous answers and if the salon is different type then you may not be in breach.
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