Tomahawk Salon

One of the best kept secrets in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Tucked away behind a storefront this 4 station private salon has been banging out killer cuts and buzzworthy hair color since 2010. Tomahawk is a full service hair salon specializing in hair color from double process platinum blonde to multidimensional balayage and highlights. We love turning mere mortals into unicorns and mermaids with our vivid and pastel custom creative color. Our cuts can be bold statement making shags, mullets and mohawks to androgynous short to beachy waves, we got your backs. Tomahawk Salon is owned and operated by a woman of indigenous and mixed heritage. The tomahawk to her is a symbol of defiance and kinship resonating through the shop and staff. We built this place to be a home for us and for you, a safe no judgement zone. Our clients come from all walks of life and we hope that’s reflected in our work.

Every month Tomahawk donates proceeds from our sales to groups, causes and organizations that are fighting for and protecting our civil rights and liberties. We wholeheartedly support Planned Parenthood, Trevor Project, Southern Poverty Law Center, Environmental Defense Fund and the ACLU. Our donation days are announced via Facebook and Instagram. We are committed to fighting the good fight.

Tomahawk is conveniently located at 17 Thames between Bogart St and Morgan Ave just off the Morgan L stop. Please be advised all services will always be CASH ONLY!

Tomahawk is home to four fabulous gals: Kristin “dimples” Jackson celebrity Senior Stylist/Colorist, Ms. Donna “Rae Rae” Williams Senior Stylist/Colorist/Barber, Fiona Beardman Junior Stylist and keeper of the crypt Ms. Chantal Savaresse. Take a peek at our Bios page to learn more about our stylists!

Kristin Jackson was featured on Hair Battle Spectacular Season 2 on Oxygen and created all the fantasy hair creations/wigs for Katy Perry’s “California Girls”, including the iconic heart hair band! 

All Hair Creations by the talented Kristin Jackson for Katy Perry

All Hair Creations and Wigs by the talented Kristin Jackson for Katy Perry

We are a small salon and treat it like a mom and pop shop of bygone years. We run by appointments so if you’re late or cancel at the last minute it can throw off the entire day and make us late for our other clients. If you’re running behind give us a heads up, 5-10 minutes is usually fine, any later than that we might have to shorten or reschedule your appointment.

Tomahawk likes to keep our clients looking the very best version of themselves while also meeting the needs of our growing community. The best way is to call ahead book an appointment at 646-399-6873 or text please leave your name and number and we will get back to you. Please be advised we sometimes have to shut the salon down be it a special event or god forbid sick days we do our best to notify via Facebook. Color appointments fill super fast to make sure you get your desired appointment consider pre-booking our nights and weekends usually book 1-2 weeks in advance! Nothing makes us happier then to see our clients shine bright like the stars they are..

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

Vibrant pink double process by Donna Rae. Photo by client

Blush hi-lights and a rockin’ 80’s cut by Donna Rae

Inspired cut by Kristin Jackson

Bob cut by Junior Stylist Fiona Beardman

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

All Over Copper Color By Donna Rae

This girl is channneling Blondie’s Atomic “Your hair is beautiful” with a full head balayage in atomic green by Kristin Jackson.

Double process toned with new Redken Shades pastel pink By Kristin Jackson

Cut and Color by Donna Rae Williams

Shag hair cut by Junior Stylist Fiona

Extensions and hair color by Kristin Jackson

Double Process Blonde by Donna Rae

Kristin gave our client Pink Panels and killer bangs for her college reunion.

Pixie cut on natural curly hair by Fiona

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

Cut and Color By Donna Rae melted navy into steel

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

Check out our blog and press page to see our work in the pages of Nylon, Allure, Teen Vogue, Rebel Ink, Skin&Ink, Time Out and MTV. For the latest updates click on the Facebook link and like our page for all things Tomahawk Salon.

Check out Mega Star Iggy Azalea getting her nails did by Fleury Rose at Tomahawk for MTV Style! Remember we moved to 17 Thames between Bogart St and Morgan Ave.

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Tomahawk inside Nylon

Tomahawk inside Nylon

Interior of Tomahawk Salon

Tomahawk SalonThe women pictured below are the women a pay homage to everyday my beautiful aunt and mother. Thank you for being strong and teaching me how to yield a tomahawk.

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