Also known as Akiba and Electric Town, Akihabara is a district in Tokyo renowned as a world-leading electronics district. As Japan’s otaku (geek) culture Mecca, it is popular with fans of anime, manga and gaming. In addition to traditional hair, nail and eyelash beauty services, many Akihabara salons offer unique services that fit with the theme of the area, such as hairstylists who wear cute maid cosplay outfits as they cut and style your hair. If professional beauty services delivered in a quirky, uniquely Japanese way is what you’re after, Akihabara salons are for you. We only partner with beauty salons & hair salons in Akihabara that we have fully reviewed and tried ourselves.