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Tsutomu Usami Meister (barber)

Last update date January 22, 2020

Tsutomu Usami(usamitsutomu)

The 2010 choice (the 15th)
Kanagawa Ward residence

  • It was born in 1948 and is from Yokohama-shi
  • Beauty Usami opening men's in 1976
  • Barber, management barber, vocational training instructor
  • We successively hold lecturers such as association of hairdressing life hygiene trade associations society of the whole country, barber practical examination committee member, judge of domestic hairdressing tournament, skill Olympics Japan reinforcement committee member, judge of the WorldSkills Competition (U.K. London)
  • "Wide beach people illustrated book" (J:COM) appearance picture (the outside site)

We want to work as Japanese men cooler

Usami talks about importance of "sixth sense" of barber saying "it is first-class joining a group if idea comes to flash".

Saying "want to work as Japanese men cool"; Usami. "Woman is not pleased that there is not man cool. If there was not adult cool, child could not have dream, but we prayed that Japanese men wanted oneself polishing to have "law of nature" (feelings) more with pet theory and continued working.

We act as lecturer in old school and we lead lecturers and run around the whole country, and power is concentrated on developing instruction upbringing.

In addition, we work as the staff of own shop as live-in position, and pupil who graduated plays an active part in each places of the whole country.

The skill of Meister

"ZAP cut" (2000 announcement) using original "technique cut technique" (cut technique to put leather lengthwise, and to create feel of a material that before does not have) is developed and is good at natural hair by razor cut.

In addition, by lady's cut, we challenged the lady's field at time when there were few people who challenged lady's cut in the hairdressing industry and led the industry.

In addition, we excel in medicinal solution knowledge and application skill and have a good reputation for skill that can direct color different individually by application skill of color agent to let you direct flow and three-dimensional impression of hair.


The Yokohama breeding born in Yokohama.

Father was barber, and it was daily work since childhood to help with business.

After Yokohama commercial high school special course (hairdressing department) graduation, we study in hairdressing shop of the parents' house for seven years.

We become independent and open men's beauty Usami at the age of 28.

Main receiving a prize career

  • 1993 Kanagawa excellence hygiene skill person commendation receiving a prize (Governor of Kanagawa)
  • Person of 2013 Kanagawa excellence skill commendation receiving a prize (Governor of Kanagawa)
  • 2018 "master craftsman (prominent skill person) of the present age" commendation receiving a prize (the Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare)

We can come across the skill of Meister here!

1-16-10, Katakura, Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama-shi
Usami medical Fine 1F
Telephone: 045-481-0554

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Economic Affairs Bureau citizen's economic Labor Relations Division employment Labor Relations Section

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Telephone: 045-671-2341

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