Director of SHINKA Group / Hair Designer
Hiro came to Sydney in 2008, and has worked with SHINKA since it opened that year. As the Director, he contributed to opening all four branches in Sydney and is engaged in compiling the photo shootings. His advanced techniques and sensibilities are being watched with interest by all his customers as he continues to gain credence in creating the style they want. His professionalism is shown in the way he takes his bookings. Hiro has chosen to only take his regular customers to provide higher quality service to each individual. He only takes bookings that are made in advance as well, for a smooth flow in his work. As everyone knows, Hiro is the best Japanese hairdresser in Sydney.
Store Manager / Hair Designer
Mayu has been part of the SHINKA Clarence St family since 2011.
As a store manager, she is well respected by her team and strives to offer a comfortable environment to both customers and staff. She is exceptionally skilled in all aspects of hairdressing, including cuts, perms, colouring, and offering professionl advice on styles which enhances each customer's natural contour.
Due to her recommendations, Mayu has built up an excellent reputation amongst her clients.
Manager / Hair Designer
Hide started his career in Tokyo and moved to New York after 10 years. With 3 years experience there, he decided to continue his journey in Sydney to further his skills. With his abilities, he is confident in creating a wide range of styles whether it be natural or a more fashionable style. Hide is especially good at taper and business styles for men; and a bob and perm style・shiny colour for women.
Ogu is a talented stylist who has experience over 10 years in Tokyo, Japan. He provides suitable and new hair style to each customer by his experience. He is an omnipotent hairstylist who can make a wide range of hairstyles such as mode, cool and feminine, and especially his strong point is perm hairstyle. Furthermore, his courteous service has gained a high reputation from many of our customers.
Keiko has 10 years of working experience in Tokyo and is a top stylist with some celebrities as her customers. She gained a Diploma from a beautician school in Sydney, and can confidently offer skills she has built through local hair salons. Being a mother of a child, styles you can reproduce beautifully without much time and maintenance is especially her strong point.
Aya (Available on Monday and Tuesday only)
Aya has amazing skills and has been working for 10 years in beauty field. One of her great skill is Make up. She was a Make up instructor in Japan. She makes sure you leave SHINKA with beautiful look and always gives you nice smile and kindness service.
As Mitsukis parents are both hairdressers, Mitsuki from a young age experienced the beauty industry. During her years at beauty school she has taken part in many competitions and won many awards. Since working in the Sydney Clarence st brach she has taken her talent to another level as she shows her talent and sense of style through her work. She is eager to learn more and constantly works hard to be able to produce the best style for her customers. Come into store and talk to Mitsuki about your next hair color.
Born and raised in Sydney Mei makes use of both her English and Japanese to ensure she can communicate to every customer to understand the needs of each customer through a in-depth consultation . Mei incorporates both Japanese style and Western styles and techniques she learn from both industries to create colours and styles at high standard. Mei shows extensive skill and knowledge with high tone bleach work such as balayage and highlights creating in style trend colours. She can help you find creative colours and natural colors that suits your lifestyle and preference while making sure she keeps the hair healthy and looking stylish.
Omi came to Australia after graduating both University and Beauty collage. With his unique fashion taste and friendly personality, he provides a fun but comfortable atmosphere for all. Omi will send you off to dream land with his professional shampoo techniques, it is said that time flies as it is so relaxing.
Momo makes use of her past experiences with an Aesthetics qualification to provide her customers a relaxing time with her shampoo techniques. Her bright smile along with her soft and comforting atmosphere is sure to make you feel comfortable as well.