Creative Hairdresser & Educator
London and Sydney trained Koichi Ando began his career in Tokyo’s fashionable Harajuku in 2013 and was soon making a name for himself with his uniquely romantic creative style. L’Oréal Style & Color Trophy Contest finalist in 2017 and 2018 and winner of the 2018 Napla Aria award, Koichi’s images have seen him be a finalist in the Hot Hair Design Photo contest and nominated for the prestigious Tokyo Hair Dressing Award in 2017
Koichi Ando’s work has been published in numerous style magazines and seen on the catwalks at countless hair and fashion shows. Today he is much in demand as a creative hairdresser and educator, Koichi divides his time taking care of Japanese and foreign national clients in his high-profile Alotta salon and delivering highly detailed haircutting and technical training in the alotta Academy.