About Younghee

Younghee Salon founder Younghee Kim began her illustrious hair styling career over thirty years ago under the tutelage of Vidal Sassoon, spending twelve years directing the VS vision as their New York City creative director.

Younghee has also styled hair for a multitude of international television commercials, editorial shoots, and fashion shows over the last two decades, before opening her headquarters at the namesake Younghee Salon in Manhattan in the year 2000. The salon now resides 64 North Moore, in the historic district of Tribeca. Younghee also works with an exclusive group of international clients in Europe and Asia.

In 2016 Younghee launched her first haircare product line, Essential Rinse®, a unique and natural purifying hair and scalp toner that has become an instant hit with editors and beauty bloggers alike.

Younghee Kim, founder of Essential Rinse® and Younghee Salon