CEO and Owner Naoko Tamada opened Taka Hair Salon in 1997 after emigrating from Japan to the United States. The business expanded to two locations in 2013 and offers eyelash perm and facial mask packages, hair and makeover makeover packages, scalp massage, hair thickening service, and Japanese thermal straightening. Naoko Tamada values the Japanese traditional philosophy of peace, love, consideration, respect, purity and calmness and combines this with American ideals of positive thinking and freedom in her extra service offerings which include classes and seminars, seasonal drinks, and live music. Naoko Tamada’s goal is to help customers look beautiful and enjoy their lives.