Noriko Takyama is a japanese hair artist who started her career in Tokyo, Japan.
After she was trained for her basic skills about hair, she moved her base to London. There she experienced world wide fashion shoots, cat walk shows, and advertisement works. Noriko also challenged more creative side of hair like creating wigs and props using all the different kinds of materials. She was inspired to be a hair stylist by her father who is a calligrapher, a different style of art, but heavily motivated by his stoic craftmanship to create something new from old style.
Noriko is booked for editorials, beauty, and covers in the most prestigious high-end magazines and many prestigious brands belong to her customers.
Since March of 2015 Noriko is represented by Close Up Agency and is based in Berlin.