Guidebook of Charismatic Hairstylists in Tokyo to Be Published

Culture Economy Guide to Japan

Tokyo, Dec. 3 (Jiji Press)--An award ceremony was held in Tokyo Tuesday before the publication of a guidebook said to be the world's first book grading charismatic hairstylists in the Japanese capital.

In the book, seven hairstylists received three stars, the highest rating, 16 got two and 59 were given one.

The number of foreigners visiting Japan to get their hair cut is increasing as Japanese hairstylists have become renowned worldwide for their remarkable skills.

The guidebook "Kami Charisma Tokyo 2020," to be published by a Tokyo-based tourism consulting firm, will hit store shelves in Japan on Dec. 11.

The book, created on the pattern of the famous Michelin Guide, will be on sale in Taiwan and the United States as well.

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