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Wedding Season is FINALLY here


Spring has sprung and wedding season is finally here. Coming up on our beautiful pacific northwest summer months means we are attending, in or are the star of a wedding. Am i right? Here are a couple helpful tips to keep things running smooth and stress free.

  1.  Planning ahead for your hair and makeup
    1. We recommend booking 5-6 month out & don’t forget to book a trial run!
    2. PICTURES.PICTURES.PICTURE. The more the better. This gives your stylist and makeup artist variation and options. They can determine your style and create something unique that fits you perfectly.
    3. Here are a couple sites to visit to get some inspiration:
      1. instyle
      2. Wedding styles
      3. Harpers Bazaar
      4. Pretty Designs
  2. Clear skin is a MUST
    1. booking regular facials 4-5 month before the big day will give your skin a chance to clear up and look its best before the big day
    2. at home treatments perfect what you have been doing at the spa.
    3. check our this awesome article on why we need to detox our skin
  3. Roughly about 2 weeks before the wedding
    1. Start whitening your teeth
    2. Get a trim/ colored refreshed
    3. One LAST gentle facial
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Dry Scalp? We have the right products!

dry scalp

When the seasons change so does our scalp. Having sensitive skin and a dry scalp is no joke. Having to shampoo more frequently, avoiding black shirts and scarves, it’s just the constant reminder that you have a dry flaky scalp. Subculture Salon in Tacoma, WA has put together a small list of products to help.

download (2)Natural Tech Purifying Shampoo: For dandruff or severely imbalanced scalps. Clarifying and detoxifying, Purifying Shampoo fights microbial attacks and dandruff and establishes a healthy environment for hair growth.

download (3)Nautral Tech Purifying Gel: For purifying dandruff-prone scalps. Anti fungal and antibacterial Purifying Gel keeps the scalp clean and healthy.


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3 Davines Products to Solve Curly Hair Problems

curly hair

Curly hair and Washington state don’t really go well together. Davines products are here to save the day. 3 products that will fight frizz, block humidity and define your curls.

download Curl Building Serum: This is for flexible curly looks. Its going to fight humidity and define your curls.

download (1) Love Curl Cream is going to give you a more natural look. Still a defined curl but a soft touch.

1120150-e1427382505591Oi Oil is an amazing product for anyone! We are so in love with this product here at Subculture Salon. Adds shine while still defining the curl.

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Our most popular products!

popular products

As a stylist, you find yourself leaning on certain products more than others. Everyone has their favorite and we are here to tell you ours! As a new salon in downtown Tacoma, WA, we have stylists in our salon from all over and with all different types hair texture. Our clientele and staff are so diverse that our favorite products are just as diverse. Here are Subculture Salon’s favorite Davines products. 

silverDavines Alchemic Silver Shampoo and conditioner: This product has become a salon and client favorite. Keeps our blondes icy and our stylists happy!

ccf9ddd1f7d125891f9d6aa279bb7159Davines More inside Dry texturizing spray: Beachy yet touchable hair. It gives us the 2nd day hair we are looking for when styling. 

davines-strong-dry-wax Davines Strong Dry Wax: Perfect for messy pixies or tousled men’s cuts. Matte finish and no left over residue. 

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