Takashi Ashizawa is a New York based Hairstylist & Makeup Artist. Originally from Japan, Ashizawa relocated to New York City in 2012. He is inspired by the diversity and energy of his native Japan and New York City. That inspiration of city life is apparent in his intricate work. Ashizawa developed a reputation for his diverse ability and range with both hair and makeup equally. His editorial work has been featured in Vogue Japan, Harper's Bazaar, Instyle and Elle. Ashizawa has worked on global creative campaigns for his advertising clients like ACNE, Agnus B, H&M and Lord & Taylor. Ashizawa is a frequent collaborator with esteemed photographers Ellen Von Unwerth and Wolfgang Tillmans. When he is not on set Ashizawa splits his time between New York City and the Hudson Valley.