Yumi was born in Shiretoko peninshula, Hokkaido, in 1976, studied Japanese literature in Ochanomizu University. After working for TV production company, she started her career as a writer.
Since her first article for a magazine was about hair style, she decided to specialized in hair care industry.
Since then, she writes 700 – 800 pages about hair care every year. The number of models she has taken photos in the last 12 years of her career is over 30,000. She was also the editor in chief for “Cendrillon” the pioneer in hair care website.
Besides her writing career, Yumi also works for branding of major salons, as adviser for product development, and as instructor at hair care seminars.
She published a book called “Photo shoot Lesson” (Kami Shobo publisher), and “The 100 words of top hair stylist” (Shufu no Tomo publisher)
Message from Yumi:
“I am happy to help you find “UNIQUE PIECE” hairstyle.