yu nakata / hair & make artist

Hair Stylist

Yu Nakata

2000 Yu Nakata began styling career in Hokkaido, Japan.
2008 Began to freelance and expanded to hairstyling for fashion photography.
2010 Lived in Paris and worked as a freelance hairstylist.
2011 Returned to Japan. Since then,
Yu has built a large base and continued her freelance styling work around the world.
2017 Moved to NY.


Award, Hokkaido designers congress 2014 grand prix
Award, Hokkaido designers congress 2013 Kaminobunkasha award
Award, Japan Hairdressing Award, Newcomer of the Year 2012
Nomination, Japan Hairdressing Award, Rising Star of the Year 2010
Award, Japan Hairdressing Award, Area Stylist of the Year 2009