Let Them Eat Cake

Ahhh Spring is here. The scent of rain and grass is in the air. I am finding inspiration in the pretty, pretty dusty colors of Sofia Coppola’s Marie Antoinette. I want to be in a whirlwind of pink, lavender, amethyst and buttery blonde. Shall we twirl into summer…

Natalia Michele melted an amethyst root into a soft pale blonde #doubleprocess

Natalia Michele melted an amethyst root into a soft pale blonde #doubleprocess

Cut and Color by Natalia Michele #doubleprocess

Cut and Color by Natalia Michele #doubleprocess #amethyst #paleblonde

Maria did an all over #doubleprocess to create this muted pink and violet color.

Maria Lina did an all over #doubleprocess to create this muted pink and violet color.

Kristin did a full head #balayage to create this multidimensional lavender. This hand painted technique is less maintenance than a double process.

Kristin Jackson did a full head #balayage to create this multidimensional lavender.
This hand painted technique is less maintenance than a double process.

Cut and Color by Donna Rae full head #Balayage. Soft and pale this color will grow out natural with a less obvious regrowth line.

Cut and Color by Donna Rae full head #Balayage. Soft and pale this color will grow out beautiful and  natural with a less obvious regrowth line.

marie-antoinetteC’est si bon! It is so good! As always thank you for checking out our blog, like us on Facebook and check out our work and client selfies #tomahawksalon. We are appointment only. The best way to determine service, pricing and amount of time to make your hair dreams come true we advise booking a consult. Consults are free and can be seen by a stylist daily.

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Dye, Dye My Darling

Dye, dye my darling but not before you check out some of our cut and color work…

Kristin Jackson did a full #doubleprocess to achieve this green with envy color

Kristin Jackson did a full #doubleprocess to achieve this green with envy color

These lovely braids were created by Kristin Jackson. She used Redken's temporary hair makeup Color Rebel. This is a fun way to add a pop of color with no commitment!

These lovely braids were created by Kristin Jackson. She used Redken’s temporary hair makeup Color Rebel. This is a fun way to add a pop of color with no commitment!

Natalia did a full #balayage to create this sand art effect

Natalia Michele did a full #balayage to create this sand art effect #sandarthair

Donna Rae did a #doubleprocess and color melted pink into existing grey ends

Donna Rae did a #doubleprocess and color melted pink into existing grey ends with short Betty bangs

Maria Lina did a #shag and bleached #panel on this rocking client #drycut

Maria Lina did a #shag and bleached #panel on this rocking client #drycut

Kristin Jackson did a full #doubleprocess doing a darker purple root fading into a soft lavender

Kristin Jackson did a full #doubleprocess doing a darker purple root fading into a soft lavender

So are you dying to get your hair colored?! Each one of these took 2 1/2 to 4 hours in the chair. Both balayage and double process require the hair to be bleached and toned either with a glaze or creative color. Price range is $175-320. Our pricing is determined on several factors including time, effort and amount of product used. We recommend booking a hair consult it’s free and helps us get on the same page as our clients. As always we are CASH ONLY, consults allow us to give pricing and book out the correct amount of time to make your hair dreams come true. Receive $10 off when you do cut and color together. Check out our Junior Stylist Maria Lina for discounted rates.

This past year we have lost several of our idols. Thank you for making our world a brighter, sexier, rockin’ place; to be the weirdos that we are!

Prince, Bowie and Lemmy

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Chop, chop, bleach, bleach, dye, dye and repeat…

Hello lovelies! Here’s what we crazy ladies been up to. Lots of fun cuts, crazy colors and tape in hair extensions. Check out some of our work down below. Gotta love our new pro softbox light, smile on!

Kristin Jackson mixed 2 types of pink, a rose and a neon for this allover rocking effect. Cut and color by Kristin

Kristin Jackson mixed 2 types of pink, a rose and a neon for this allover rocking effect. Cut and color by Kristin #doubleprocess #balayage

Donna Rae custom mixed 3 different pinks and purples to come up with this candy confection. Cut and Color by Donna Rae

Donna Rae custom mixed 3 different pinks and purples to come up with this candy confection #doubleprocess. Cut and Color by Donna Rae

Kristin does a single process root with Redken's double copper and touches up the ombre with a custom mixed pink. This is a great way to have colorful hair without always having to bleach!

Kristin does a single process root with Redken’s double copper and touches up the #ombre with a custom mixed pink. This is a great way to have colorful hair without always having to bleach!

Our new stylist Natalia did a Full Head #Balayage with a bit of pink at the tips.

Our new stylist Natalia did a Full Head #Balayage with a bit of pink at the tips.

Dapper as hell men's haircut by Maria Lina!

Dapper as hell men’s haircut by Maria Lina!

Our Junior Stylist is now doing color at a discounted price! Maria did a single process black with a mustic blue panel in the front. Panels are another great way to add a pop of color that is pretty low maintenance;)

Our Junior Stylist is now doing color at a discounted price! Maria did a single process black with a mystic blue #panel in the front. Panels are a great way to add a pop of color that is pretty low maintenance;)

Below is a photo of our lovely client rocking 26 inch tape in extensions. Kristin has been loving these! Installing the tape in hair extensions is quicker vs the fusion. They last about 1-2 months but here’s the kicker, if you treat them well they can be reused! Just keep the hair and new tape can be added to them. To book an appointment you must do a consult. At that time Kristin will match your hair to the extension and figure out the length you would like. The hair must be ordered and payed for to Kristin. It usually takes about a week for the hair to be shipped. Price is $100 an hour and usually take 1-2 hours.

26 inch tape in extension. Kristin had to color these to match our client growing out her platinum blonde. Photo provided by client.

26 inch tape in extension. Kristin had to color these to match our client growing out her platinum blonde. Photo provided by client. #hairextensions

So lets get ready for Spring we are now open 7 days a week! You can call or text 646-399-6873 to book an appointment.

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Let’s Melt Away Into 2016

2016 is upon us. We’ve been at it for nearly 6 years in good ole Bushwick. An ever changing landscape, this industrial land of ours. We’ve decided to bring on board a new stylist, Natalia and open 7 days week. Changes are good, gives us something to talk about, who wants the ho-hum?! Not me I prefer to melt away like crayons on a radiator, let’s sizzle…

Cut and Color By Donna Rae melted purple and blue into turquoise

Cut and Color By Donna Rae melted purple and blue into turquoise

Cut and Color By Donna Rae

Cut and Color By Donna Rae

Color melt is an awesome way to update creative color. This is achieved through an already existing creative color. We use the old color at the ends and melt a new, vibrant color at the roots. So much fun without all the damage of a full double process.

Color by Kristin Jackson

Color by Kristin Jackson melted blue and aquamarine into mint green

Cut and Color By Donna Rae melted navy into steel

Cut and Color By Donna Rae melted navy into steel

Tomahawk's New Colorist/Stylist Natalia

Tomahawk’s New Colorist/Stylist Natalia

Tomahawk is super stoked for our new stylist/colorist Natalia. She has loads of experience from some of NYC best salons, Marie Robinson to Whittemore House and local Brooklyn salons Foxy and Roots Radical. She specializes in color with advanced training in Balayage/hand painted hi-lites. She puts her cutting skills to the test with women’s long layer, mid-length, bobs and pixies. Men’s cuts it’s all about the scissor over comb and T trimmers, no clipper work for this gal. Most important of all, her favorite band is Motorhead! Catch Natalia on Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday.

Oh yeah we’re now open on Tuesdays from 2-8ish! Please not we may close early, to guarantee an evening appointment please call the salon at 646-399-6873.

 

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Blah-Blah Blonde

Decisions, decisions what kind of blonde do you want to be?! Well we do loads of Double Processes good ole bleach and tone. Remember we like to take it nice and slow so getting to a super pale may take a few visits. If you want to push your hair further we recommend adding the Olaplex treatment to your color service. Olaplex multiplies and mends broken hair bonds allowing us to push the envelope without comprising the integrity of hair.

Platinum Blonde by Kristin Jackson photo by Client #tomahawksalon

Platinum Blonde by Kristin Jackson photo by Client #tomahawksalon

Donna Rae took this client to a silvery/sterling blonde

Cut and Color by Donna Rae she took this client to a Silvery/Sterling Blonde

Our Jr.Stylist Maria is now offering color! She took this clien fromt brown to a neutral blonde.

Our Jr.Stylist Maria is now offering color! She took this client from brown to a neutral blonde.

Cut and Color by Donna Rae using new Redken Shades Eq Mother Of Pearl.

Cut and Color by Donna Rae using new Redken Shades Eq Mother Of Pearl.

Check out our color page for more info and guide to the Double Process. If your a new client we recommend booking a consult it’s free and allows us to get on the same page to make your hair dreams come true. Blah-Blah BLONDE!

 

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Bang Bang We Got Color on Lock Down

We are hard at work with the bleach. Our lil’ ladies are banging out some stellar cuts and color. Remember folks we book out super fast and color can take up to 4 hours in da chair! We’re a small salon and usually book 1-2 weeks in advance. Appointments can be made via phone or text at 646-399-6873. So lets get banging and check out some of our recent work!

Cut and Color by Kristin Jackson Full Head Balayage in a Dusty Pink

Cut and Color by Kristin Jackson Full Head Balayage in a Dusty Pink

Double Process by Donna Rae ahe used Rebel Purple By ColorDesign

Double Process by Donna Rae ahe used Rebel Purple By ColorDesign

Cut and Color by Maria Lina  All Over Single Process

Cut and Color by Maria Lina
All Over Single Process

Our Junior Stylist Maria Lina is now available for color. We offer 20% discount with Maria. She is able to take clients for Glazes, Single Process, Panels, Partial or Half Head Hi-lites and if you have 1 inch growth root or short hair Double Process. You will need to see a senior stylist for Ombres, Double Process and Full Head Hi-lites. Maria is available Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday.

We always recommend booking a consult with our stylists. It’s free and helps us get on the same page as our clients. Consults also allow us to book out the proper time and price that will be required to make your hair dreams come true!

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Look On The Bright Side Vivid Colors

Cut and Color by Kristin Jackson photo courtesy of client

Cut and Color by Kristin Jackson photo courtesy of client

Oh hey there! Looking to take a walk on the bright side? Well you’ve stumbled upon the right place. We crazy gals of Tomahawk love working with creative color be it bright and vivid or soft and pastel, we’ve got your number. So come take a a stroll with us #tomahawksalon.

Color by Kristin Jackson all over yellow using ColorDesign

Color by Kristin Jackson all over yellow using ColorDesign

We custom blend colors specific for our clients using Pravana, ColorDesign, Matrix and Adore. To help keep the integrity of the hair we are loving the Olaplex treatment. These were all achieved with a double process. Check out our color page to read more about Olaplex and our guide to the double process.

Cut and Color by Kristin Jackson photo courtesy of client

Cut and Color by Kristin Jackson photo courtesy of client

Life is too short

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The Blonde Movement and New Color Line ColorDesign

We are super stoked to see that we got an awesome shout out from The Blonde Movement, for being one of the top color salons! This site even has an impressive color guide Shades of Being Blonde. And if blonde is not for you than try our new Italian color line ColorDesign. We can do super vibrant, heavily pigmented colors check out some of our work below.

Cut and Color by Kristin Jackson

Cut and Color by Kristin Jackson Client’s Selfie #tomahawksalon

Mystic Blue, Caribbean Turquoise and Silver Cut and Color by Kristin Jackson

Mystic Blue, Caribbean Turquoise and Silver Color and Cut by Kristin Jackson

Wild Bordeaux Color and Cut by Donna Rae

Wild Bordeaux Color and Cut by Donna Rae

Atomic Green Color and Cut by Donna Rae

Atomic Green Color and Cut by Donna Rae

 

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#LOVEWINS and Our 4th of July Holiday Hours

Heck YES to the U.S! Now let’s see this continue with #lovewins. I wanna see love in the air for all us human beings. Can we please put hate and bigotry behind us and move forward with pride and equality for all! We have so many struggles in our daily lives, can we not let someones sexual preference, color of their skin and gender matter – and just see them as a human being. Let’s be. Let us be…

Lovewins marriage equality rainbow hair collage all done by Kristin Jackson

#lovewins marriage equality rainbow hair collage all done by Kristin Jackson

On a another note we have some vacations in the works. The shop will be closed on Tuesday June 30 and Wednesday July 1st. Kristin Jackson will be away next week and returning to on Wednesday July 8th with available appointments. The salon will be open with Donna and Maria doing cuts and color. July 4th we will be open from noon-5pm. If clients are not booking we will close early and be back in at 1pm on Sunday. Hope you guys have a safe 4th of July. Let’s all sparkle in pride!

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Self Realized Our Client’s Selfies

Julia's Blurple

Julia’s Blurple

Hey there beautiful we love looking at our clients rocking their new do’s, be it cut or color remember hashtag #tomahawksalon we wanna see you shine!

Wink Wink Pretty in Pink

Wink Wink Pretty in Pink

Flaming Hot Copper into Pink

Flaming Hot Copper into Pink

Put The Pedal To The Metal

Put The Pedal To The Metal

Natural Blush

Natural Blush

Hot Damn Balayage

Hot Damn Balayage

Magnetic Magenta

Magnetic Magenta

All Cut and Color done by Kristin Jackson her appointments go fast folks she works Wednesday-Saturday, evenings and weekends can be tricky so book ahead!

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