Some of you may remember a Q&A we had a while ago about where to find a hair diffuser in Japan. Claire wrote in to say that she was able to buy a hair diffuser for less than 2000 yen at the hair salon Toni & Guy (found in various prefectures throughout Japan).
She also suggested a salon whose owner is familiar with how to work with curly hair, for those able to travel to Tokyo:
For anyone with curls in the vicinity of Tokyo, I found a wonderful salon - Nepenji in Ebisu.
US markets are currently pointing to their third straight down day following a stunning night in Japan. The Nikkei crashed 6%, while the yen surged, causing USDJPY (dollar vs. the yen) to lower to 94. Remember, not long ago it was w... Read Post
A reader of Surviving in Japan wrote in asking how to go about finding hair salons in Japan and also if they offer services such as eyebrow waxing/plucking. Certainly a great question, especially for anyone planning to move to Japan... Read Post
Q: I'm going to Japan next week and will be there until July next year and I've found your site extremely helpful. I have naturally curly hair and I use a blow dryer with a diffuser attachment, but I'll have to leave it at home. In ... Read Post