Stylist Machiko Yamamoto was born and raised in Fukuoka Japan where she trained at top hair salons in Tokyo. In particular, she studied under Akio Tsuchiya, the maestro of Kimono hair. Machiko has created a name and following with celebrities and A list clients in New York since 2003. When she started her professional journey with Peter Coppola, she went on to work with Kevin Mancuso and Serge Normant at John Frida.
Her serene yet professional personality reflects her zen sensibility and brings a calm over all who are fortunate enough to experience her skills and attention. She has been with Sally Hershberger since 2011, where she continues to elevate her skills while keeping her clients coming back!