5 May 2021 Category - article

Experienced Japanese hairdresser in London

There are many Japanese hairdressers working in London.
Japanese hairdressers are very popular and work with a lot of foreign clients.

Why are Japanese hairdressers so popular?

One of the reasons why Japanese hairdressers are so popular is because of their attentive service and skills.

Japanese hairdressers study in Japan for two years at a beauty school.
After graduating, they work as assistants in beauty salons for two to five years and practice a lot.

Therefore, when they debut as a stylist, they are already a high-level hairdresser.

Even after they become a stylist, they practice after work and take part in various workshops to improve their skills.

Characteristics of Japanese hairdressers


Japanese hairdressers are very kind and humble.

They will greet you and always try to keep a smile on their face.

They will offer you drinks and magazines to make you feel at home.

The Japanese are very dexterous and good at detailed work such as haircuts, colours, and perms.

They also have a lot of knowledge about hair and know many ways to make sure your hair doesn’t get damaged.

Japanese hairdressers are needed in every country in the world and are very popular with foreign customers.

How good is the English of a Japanese hairdresser working in London?

The English level of Japanese hairdressers working in London varies.

Some stylists who have worked in London for a long time speak fluent English, while others who have just arrived in the UK speak only a few words.

If you want a hairdresser who speaks English well, make sure you call or email them to check.

A hairdresser who speaks only a few words can still be very skilled.

Not many Japanese hairdressers speak English fluently, but many of them are able to communicate with body language and gestures.

What techniques are Japanese hairdressers good at?

Japanese hairdressers have a high level of skill in haircutting.
In addition to that, they also have good skills and knowledge of perm services, which are very popular in Japan.

Also, blonde highlight colour such as balayage is a very popular hair service in Japan.

The most popular services for Japanese hairdressers are shampoo and head spa.
Other hairdressers do not offer shampoo and head massage like we do.

Relaxation is also an important part of our hair service.

The most popular Japanese hairdresser in London

If you are looking for a Japanese hairdresser in London, please come to Baroque Hair and Nails.

Baroque hair and nails is located in Mayfair, which is easily accessible and convenient for shopping.

Our hairdressers are all very experienced and will treat each customer with the utmost care.

The salon is elegant and cosy, spacious and open.

Bookings and enquiries can be made by phone, email, or online.


4 Pollen St London W1S 1ND

English Line 020 7629 3940
Japanese Line 020 7491 2209

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25 Apr 2021 Category - article

Are you looking for a good hair salon in Mayfair who can straighten your hair?

Are you looking for a hairdresser in Mayfair who can straighten your hair?

Baroque hair and nails is a hair salon that specializes in hair straightening.

Today we would like to show you some before and after pictures of our customers.

Hair straightening before and after 

At Baroque hair and nails, we have many clients who come to us every day to have their hair straightened.
Most of them suffer from frizzy, dry, or split hair.

Hair straightening with short hair 

This client’s fringes are very frizzy and dry and take a long time to style.

By straightening her hair in our salon, she will have very shiny and natural straight fringes as you can see in the picture.

It is common for short hair to lose volume after straighten, but at our salon, we use special technic so that it is soft and voluminous.

Hair straightening with bob hair 

Look at the beautiful, shiny bob hair.
We have created natural, soft, and straight hair that you will want to touch.

Our strength is that we can create straight hair that is not too straight but has a roundness.

This way of straightening is appreciated by many of our clients.

Hair straightening with long hair

This client’s hair was very damaged and looked sore.

So we applied treatment ingredients to improve the condition of the hair and then applied the chemicals.

The end result is beautiful long hair with a very shiny finish.
It is very smooth and elastic.

The client was very happy with the result.

This client did not have much waviness or damage, but the straightening process will save styling time and improve the look of the hair.

We use weak chemicals and apply a lot of treatment ingredients before the treatment, so the hair does not suffer.

How much is hair straightening?

The price depends on the rank of the stylist and the length of the hair.

If you would like to know more about the prices, we recommend a consultation.

Shine Straight from £280.00
Small section Straightening
– not incl Cutting
from £100.00

※incl Cut, Shampoo and Blowdry

Hair straightening review

We have received many positive reviews from our customers.

We are very happy to receive such praise.

In order to provide a better service, we are working hard every day to study the latest products and knowledge, and to improve our techniques.

Excellent in-depth free consultation. Very knowledgeable about Japanese hair straightening


I had a Japanese Straightening treatment and it was super!
Thank you Hiroki !


Excellent Japanese hairdressers maintaining high standards for the 10+ years I’ve been a customer. This is a high standard Japanese hair salon that offers the usual cuts, colouring, and some nail work. Can’t comment on the colouring or nail work as I’ve never needed this. I have had a cut and wash with a variety of different stylists over the years. I’ve never been disappointed, the staff are friendly and offer excellent service to be expected of a Japanese salon. Something worth noting is that this is one of the few Japanese salons that are open on Sundays. Highly recommended.


Excellent service and quality of professional staff. Even their scissors are imported from Japan and having lived in London most of my life, going to Tony & Guy and every soho stylist you can imagine, this team makes the competition look like amateurs. I also hear that their nails are done by an award winner. If you’re English (like me) don’t be shy, go in because they are all very nice.


They totally understand what I ask for, surprisingly this very simple ask is extremely difficult to get from other places, that’s why I kept going despite the relatively higher rate.

Best hair salon for straightening service in Mayfair London


If you are looking for a hairdresser who can straighten your hair, come to Baroque hair and nails.

We will treat you with the best technique and customer service.

There are many hair salons in Mayfair, but Baroque hair and nails is one of the best.

Bookings can be made by phone or online. We look forward to welcoming you.

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10 Mar 2021 Category - article

How to straighten fringe? This is all you have to know about fringe straightening.

I think that there are many people who suffer from the fringe who have strong habits and swells.

An especially rainy day is horrible right?

Then why don’t you try fringe straightening?

If you have habits and swells around face line fringe straightening helps you to style easily and keep the nice straight fringe the whole day.

Please read if you are thinking about going to have fringe straightening soon.

What is fringe straightening?

Fringe straightening is a hair service that straightens the habits and swells around the fringe and face line.

Finge straightening doesn’t take too much time more than whole hair so it would be good for you.

What type of customer is good for fringe straightening?

Please check the tips below

Strong habit at the fringe and face

There are many people suffer from the habit and swells around fringe area 

In that case, you have to make it straight by straightener everyday right?

Fringe straightening is more helpful for you

I want to cut off the time to use the iron from the morning

How long does it take to style your fringe?

I know it short section but how about for 1 month?

If you cut off the time for styling every morning you will use your own time more.

I keep my hair up every day, but I want to straighten my fringe

Even if you always your hair up, some of them want to keep fringe down right?

Hairstyle with fringe looks younger and cute

People who want to reduce the damage caused by ironing 

Do you use ironing every day?

Ironing damage hair a lot and your hair getting weak every day.

That’s why fringe straightening is better than using ironing every day.

Which is better straightening or smoothing?

You are not sure which one is better straightening or smoothing?

You need to know each of the features and suit your hair or not.

Features of straightening

  • 1First solution to make hair soft→Rinse out
  • 2Ironing process 
  • 3Second solution→Rinse out and styling

Straightening is good for any type of curl.

Features of smoothing

  • 1First solution to coating →Rinse out
  • 2Ironing quickly 
  • 3Rinse out→styling

Do you understand the difference between straightening and smoothing?

You can talk with your stylist which is good for your hair type.

Fringe straightening merits and demerits 


You had better know about the merits and demerits of fringe straightening.

Otherwise, the hair result is not what you expected.


  • 1 reduces the damage
  • 2 improve hair texture and shiny
  • 3 short cutf styling time

Straightening makes hair straight from the inside of hair so it keeps long and hair texture is much better.

You don’t need to straighten the whole hair so it is less damaged.


  • 1 It’s impossible to bleach on the fringe area 
  • 2 It’s risky to do it on damaged hair

Once you get straightening done before it would be difficult to use bleach or bright color.

It will damage hair a lot and hair condition will be bad.

If you already have damage you had better ask your stylist about what service is the best for your hair condition.

How often you need to do fringe straightening?

Basically, hair grows 1cm every month.

If you get straightening too much hair gets damaged easily.

It’s better to get straightening every 2 to 3 months.

How much and how long does it take for fringe straightening?

Baroque hair and nails offer fringe straightening starting from £100

Price would be different depending on the amount of fringe space.

Finge straightening takes 1 to 1 and half hours so it won’t take too much time.

Fringe straightening is good for men’s hair as well

Actually, there is many men’s customer also suffer from the habits and swell of the fringe area.

It’s ok to fringe straightening for a men’s hairstyle as well as a ladies’ hairstyle.

Some men’s customers style fringe up or down right?

In that case, if fringe is straight it would be easy to style by themselves 

We always welcome men’s customers!

Do not use box straightening from the drug store


Sometimes people use box straightening from the drug store.

But it’s risky because the chemical is used strong one and it damages hair a lot.

If you are thinking about going to use box straightening from the drug store please try not to use it.

We are sure that you will regret doing it.

If you got damaged from the fringe straightening?

Unfortunately, once you got damaged from the straightening process your hair never goes back to healthy till you cut it off.

That’s why it is important that you have to work with a good hair salon and hairdresser.

The straightening process is the most difficult hair service and hairstylists need experience and knowledge.

All our hairdressers have experienced and knowledge.

You will see if you visit our salon.

How to straighten fringe straightening?

At Baroque hair and nails, we put a lot of moistures at first to make hair condition better and then apply the first solution.

This process is very important to keep hair condition and create better results.

After rinsing out, dry hair and ironing each section.

We do the ironing process carefully and try not to do it for less damage.

Fringe straightening before and after

Please have a look above pictures.

This customer has strong habits and swells from the roots part.

Besides hair condition is not good.

But we make it super shiny and straight naturally.

We try to create natural-looking so it won’t be pin-straight.

Fringe straightening F&A

Can I get straight fringe with fringe straightening?

If you like short fringe or straight fringe, straightening is the best way to have a perfect fringe style.

I don’t like to be too flat

If you don’t like to be too flat we can skip the roots part and then the result does not become too flat.

It depends on your hair condition and your target results.

You can talk with our stylist about details.

I got fringe straightening another salon and can you fix it?

It’s depend on your hair condition. 

You had better walk-in the salon and show your hair to the stylist. 

Your stylist will suggest to you what they can do for your hair.

Can I sweep fringe to the side?

If you like to sweep fringe to the side please let your stylist know about it at first.

If you always sweep fringe same direction you need to set the roots to the sideway.

This process is also very important so if you let the stylist know before start straightening would be no problem.

Can I shampoo my hair after fringe straightening?

Right after straightening, hair is not completely set yet so try not to shampoo for 24 to 48 hours.

And it’s better to use amino acid shampoo for your hair.

Can I use ironing after fringe straightening?

Sure you can use it.

But as much as you use ironing your hair getting damaged so please use protection oil and set the temperature lower.

Best place for fringe straightening in London

Baroque hair and nails are specialists for straightening service.

We use the original chemical which is mild and make your hair condition better.

If you worry about getting straightening please walk into our salon for a consultation first.

Our experienced stylist checks your hair and suggests what is the best for your hair.



11 Feb 2021 Category - article

【2021】All you have to know about a loose perm

Are you interested in getting a loose perm this year?

There is the various design of perm style and you need to know it fits your face and hair type.

Here is some information about a loose perm and think about what is the best way for you.

What is a loose perm?

Loose perm is one of permanent perm and set with various types of rollers.

You can desire any type of curl and your stylist pick the best size of roller for creating a nice curl for you.

Basically, the loose perm is something bigger curl and it fits with medium, long hair.

Loose perm × Shorthair

Even if you have short hair like the picture you can get a loose perm.

You can get movement and easy to style your hair with volume.

Short hair with a loose perm is fashionable and easy to maintain.

Loose perm × Bob hair


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Bob hair becomes flat easily.

That’s why perming is one of the best ways to have texture and a new look.

If you get tired been straight-looking lose perm is good for you.

Loose perm × Medium hair

If you have medium hair and considering to cut your hair short or grow it out why don’t you try a loose perm?

Medium hair is difficult to maintain and ends always flipping away right?

Then if you get a loose perm you can put cream or oil only.

If you like to have some texture loose perm is the best way.

Loose perm × Longhair

A lot of people who have long hair get a perm.

Especially loose perm is good for the first time.

Even if you tie up your hair it still ends part is curly so looks nice.

Loose perm damaged hair?

Sure all chemical processes damage hair.

But if you work with a hairdresser who has a lot of experience with perm your hair will be still healthy.

Perming service is very difficult and if you work with a less experienced hairdresser your hair will get super damage.

If you really nice curl why don’t you try an experienced hair salon or hairdresser?

Please don’t try to go cheap hair salon in this case.

How to maintain a loose perm?

Most importantly right after the perm, you don’t have to comb through your hair straight too much.

Keep your hair curl as much as possible and use your fingers instead of comb or brush.

After the perm hair gets dry so you need to take care of hair with hair oil or treatment.

For styling, it’s good for using oil, cream, or moose.

Can I shampoo right after a loose perm?

Right after the perm, your curl does not lock properly.

Please try not to wash your hair for at least 24 to 48 hours.

And when you shampooing please use an acid shampoo like a mild one.

Most shampoo at drag store is too strong for permed hair so it takes out curl so quickly.

Men/Male also better to get a loose perm

If you are men/male and get boring with straight short hair loose perm is the best option to change your looking.

Don’t worry even if you have short to long lengths you can find a suitable design.


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But as much as your hair length is short, curl getting small, and it will not look loose perm.

If you like a loose perm you might need enough length especially the top part.

Anyway, we highly recommend men’s perm.

How much does the cost of the loose perm?



Here is our price list.

Price would be different depending on stylist rank and perm design.

incl Cut, Shampoo, and Blowdry

3D Digital wave/Cosmetic perm Stylist £170.00
Senior Stylist £180.00
Top Stylist £190.00
Hiroki £230.00
New customer
Fringe Perming
– not inc.Cutting
from £50.00- £70.00
Spiral wave Perming Price +extra £30.00-£50.00
Spiral wave(Hard) Perming Price +extra £50.00-£100.00

How long does it last loose perm?



Loose perm last 2 to 3 month.

But it’s depending on your hair texture and the size of the curl.

As much as you get small curls last longer and big curls last shorter.

If you like to keep your curls longer we recommend using a small curl.

Specialist for a loose perm in London

If you are thinking about going to have a loose perm in London please try Baroque Tokyo.

We have a lot of experience in perming service and all our products contain moisture treatment which helps your hair less damage.

We carefully perm your hair and give you the best result.

For a consultation please feel free to contact us by message.


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19 Jan 2021 Category - article

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