The city of Chiba is seeking to become the center of Muslim culture in Japan, aiming to attract tourists to visit and stay in the city.
Slowly, as the number of Muslims has grown, things are beginning to change. Chiba city recently started offering Muslim or Hijab-friendly beauty services to Muslim women residing in the city.
So far, 9 salons have responded to the call of duty by offering these services to their Muslim female clients.
These salons offer beauty services to Muslims in a separate room with all the same conveniences as the rest of the salon. Male employees or other male customers are not allowed in this private area.
Salient Features of the Salons: