Koji Ichikawa is a New York based Hair Stylist . Growing up in Japan, he began his career in hairdressing in a salon in Tokyo when he was 18 years old.
After 9 years experience, now a Senior Stylist, Koji decided to move to London to explore the opportunities of furthering his hair career in Europe. In 2006 he was given an amazing opportunity to assist the legendary hair stylist Sam McKnight and after working as Sam’s first assistant for over 3 years, Koji was in a unique position having such valuable experience and had learned so much about the very top level of the industry.
Now ready to begin his own session career, Koji began to work in his own right.
Moving to New York in 2010 and quickly settling into working with many great clients, he continues to progress impressively. Particularly popular, Koji’s work can be seen on the pages of Vogue, Bazaar, Elle, Numero, L’Officiel, Purple, Wonderland, WWD, GQ and SHOWstudio.
Clients include Vivienne Westwood, Coach, Guess & Fenty and Koji has also worked with VIP’s including: Lady Gaga, Amanda Seyfried, Izabella Alvarez, Rina Sawayama, Ashanti, Charice, Arden Cho, Little Mix, Raff Law, Cody Fern, Jared Leto, Dean & Dan Caten, Silvia Damiani, Steven Tyler & Russell Watson.