1845 Westwood Blvd., Los Angeles, CA

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Hair Straightening



We are an award-winning salon! We've received the award for being the #1 Yuko Straightening Salon in the USA by Yuko Systems!




Japanese Thermal Straightening/Reconditioning

If you have naturally wavy, frizzy, unruly hair and desire permanently silky straight hair, Japanese Thermal Straightening/Reconditioning is the right choice for you. Japanese Thermal Straightening/Reconditioning will: straighten and repair damaged hair; provide the highest quality of nutrients for your hair; make your hair silky smooth; and restore the shine in your hair. Say “hello” to a new you, without the fuss of frizz and damage!

Yuko System (pin-straight/damaged)
$450 and up

Opti-Smooth (natural-look)
$400 and up
Yuko System Straightening read more >> $550 & up

The Yuko System patented straightening methodology is the first straightener to actually repair chemically damaged hair. This permanent straightening proess was designed not only to straighten wavy or curly hair, but also to revitalize the hair. After the process is done, the hair not only stays straight, but also becomes healthier than ever.

Anti-Frizz Treatment by Yuko System read more >> $341 and up
Anti-Frizz by YUKO is an innovative Japanese anti-frizz treatment, that will semi-permanently control frizz to make your hair more manageable and healthy. If you love the result of Brazilian straightening and keratin treatments, you will love this treatment because:

1. It's safe, gentle and natural
- no formaldehyde
- no harmful fumes and no masks needed
- no burning eyes or nose

2. Hair feels healthier and smoother

3. Makes your hair less curly

4. Works amazingly on very damaged hair such as bleached hair, highlighted hair and
over-chemicaled hair. It works on hair that you couldn’t process any chemicals on due to
over damaging.

5. It will last an average of 3 months.

Opti-Smooth Thermal Straightening read more >> $462 & up

Opti Smooth Heat Straightening is a permanent straightening process for people who have naturally wavy, frizzy, or unruly hair. This straightening process will straighten your hair naturally, and leaving it silky smooth.

Cold Wave Smoothing read more >> $264 & up

If your hair is frizzy and wavy/curly, but you don’t want permanently straight hair because you also enjoy wavy hair, Cold Wave is the way to go.

Cold Wave will:
make your hair less frizzy; create softer curls, make your hair easier to blow dry straight; and recondition you hair.

With Cold Wave, maintaining both wavy and straight hair will be a cinch!

Keratin Treatment read more >> $418 & up

Taka’s Keratin Treatment (the same method as Brazilian Straightening WITHOUT Formaldehyde) conditions and shines the hair by infusing Keratin deep into the cuticle of the hair. The result of this process is that each strand of hair has had natural keratin buffered with our unique patent-pending process to restore natural keratin into the hair cuticle. This smoothing system will eliminate up to ninety five percent of frizz and curl from the hair.

The ONLY treatment to contain over 42% of the finest sheep's wool Keratin (Over Three times the amount of other companies' products and over Twenty times of most keratin products on the market today) which delivers the smoothest, shiniest, healthiest hair results.

Keratin Blow Out $231 & up
Keratin Complex Express Blow Out is the perfect one hour in-salon service to
reduce frizz, curl, and styling time for up to 6 weeks. It’s ideal if you desire smooth,
silky, manageable hair, and want to cut down on styling time.

Keratin Complex's Express Blow Out will make your hair straight up to 95% and
leaves hair frizz-free for up to six weeks. Keratin Blow Out will smooths out your
curls and eliminates frizz by depositing Keratin on your hair.

The service can be performed in just one hour, and you will be happy to know that you
can shower just eight hours post-treatment instead of the challenging three days you have to hold out for the original.