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Location Tokyo Head Office

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5-10-2, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, GINZA MISS PARIS 12F
TEL:03-6757-6501 FAX:03-6757-6506
Osaka Head Office

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2-2-18 Sonezaki, Kita-ku, Osaka city, Osaka
TEL: 06-6311-0706
Number of Employees 682 (for the entire group as of October. 2022)
Representative Representative Akemi Shimomura

Miss Paris Co., Ltd.

Contents of Business Beauty trading company, Advertising agency, Beauty management guidance, temporary personnel business
Management of the above brands
Location Tokyo Head Office

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5-10-2, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, GINZA MISS PARIS 12F
TEL:03-6757-6501 FAX:03-6757-6506
Osaka Head Office

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2-2-18 Sonezaki, Kita-ku, Osaka city, Osaka
TEL: 06-6311-0706
Representative Representative Director Akemi Shimomura
Capital 40 million yen

Shape Up House Co.,Ltd.  Miss Paris JPN

Contents of Business
Dandy House Men's Salon
Esthetic Miss Paris
MISS PARIS Diet Center
Management of the above brands
Location Tokyo Head Office

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5-10-2, Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, GINZA MISS PARIS 12F
Osaka Head Office

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2-2-18 Sonezaki, Kita-ku, Osaka city, Osaka
TEL: 06-6311-0706
Nagoya Head Office

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1-8-3 Higashisakura, Higashi-ku, Nagoya, Aichi Prefecture
TEL: 052-957-3671
Locations Hokkaido, Miyagi, Tokyo, Kanagawa, Saitama, Chiba, Ibaraki, Gunma
Shizuoka, Aichi, Osaka, Hyogo, Kyoto, Nara, Hiroshima, Okayama, Kagawa
Tokushima, Fukuoka
Overseas Locations Shanghai, Taiwan
Representative Representative Director Rubii Shimomura

School Corporation Miss Paris Gakuen

Contents of Business
Miss Paris Esthetic College
Miss Paris Esthetic School
Miss Paris Esthetic College
Osaka School
Nagoya School
Miss Paris Esthetic School
Tokyo School
Omiya School
Chairman Akemi Shimomura

General Incorporated Foundation

Soin Total Beauty Examination Center

General Incorporated Association

International Cultural Association

NPO Corporation

Spa Wellness Japan Association

General Incorporated Foundation

Shimomura Educational Foundation

Hair salon


Health Farm Co., Ltd.

Overseas corporation

USA Miss Paris USA Inc.
Miss Paris Beauty Academy Inc.
China Miss Paris Beauty Shanghai Ltd.
Miss Paris Cosmetic Trading (Shanghai) Ltd.
Hong Kong

Miss Paris Group Ltd.
Miss Paris Hong Kong Ltd.

Taipei Miss Paris Group Limited Taiwan Branch.
September, 1982 Shape Up House Namba branch (Osaka) opened
March, 1984 Corporate reorganization, Shape Up House Co., Ltd. established
October, 1986 Japan's first men-only salon, Dandy House Umeda branch (Osaka) opened
November, 1986 Miss Paris Ltd. was established as total beauty trading company specialized in cosmetic firm.
September, 1990 Esthetician training school "Miss Paris International School",
"Berkowitz School, Japan Campus" opened
July, 1996 Established Miss Paris USA Inc.
April, 2000 Our women-only salon changed its name from "Shape Up House" to "Miss Paris"
September, 2004 Internationally recognized quality control and guarantee standard
ISO9001:2000 acquired.
March, 2005 Richard Gere was appointed as the image model for Dandy House
May, 2005 Representative director Akemi Shimomura won the World's Outstanding Female Entrepreneur award.
September, 2005 "Spa Guest House", a relaxation spa for seniors,
December, 2005 Specialized weight loss store, "Miss Paris Diet Center" opened
Miss Paris esthetic school
reached #1 in Japan for having the largest number of esthetic license earners in 2005.
September, 2006 Miss Paris Esthetic won first place in 4 out of 8 divisions in Oricon's esthetic customer satisfaction survey
January, 2007 Miss Paris Esthetic School
takes the #1 overall spot in esthetic school rankings.
March, 2007 • Dandy House gets 1st place in Oricon's national customer satisfaction survey
• Keisuke Kuwata (Southern All Stars) is appointed as image model for Dandy House
• Miss Paris Esthetic Norika Fujiwara is appointed as image model for Miss Paris Esthetic School
• Miss Paris Esthetic's "Women's Grooming" campaign to celebrate its 25 year anniversary.
October, 2007 Representative Director Akemi Shimomura is selected as a judge in the 2007 Miss International World Congress
February, 2008 The "Beauty and Healing" Miss Paris Château opens in Nagoya.
April, 2008 Start of joint research with the University of Tokyo
"The Science of Skin Care" in collaboration with the University of Tokyo
The Miss Paris-endowed "advanced skin care course" is established.
December, 2008 Representative Director Akemi Shimomura receives Nikkan Kogyo Shimbun's (newspaper) 26th "Female Manager Award" honoring excellent managers
(The esthetic industry's first winner)
May, 2009 Miss Paris Diet Center's first overseas branch, Hong Kong Central, opened
August, 2009 General sales of "Miss Paris Product" professional cosmetics began
October, 2009 "The Secrets of Dandy House & Miss Paris",
a book by Representative Director Akemi Shimomura, goes on sale.
April, 2010 Miss Paris cosmetics's
"SC EGF essence" wins the Monde Selection Gold Award
November, 2010 "Beauty Spa Miss Paris & Dandy House" opened in Shanghai
November, 2010 Our #1 popular slimming course is turned into a book
"Extreme Diet: The Triple Burn Method" went on sale
December, 2010 Miss Paris earns the #1 ranking in the "beautiful legs" division of Oricon's customer satisfaction rankings
January, 2011 MIss・Paris, Miss Paris Diet Center
Dandy House is certificated by NPO Soin Esthetic Association with "Five Star Salon"
April, 2012 Appointment of Takuya Kimura (SMAP) as brand ambassador for 'The Men's Aesthetic Salon Dandy House'.
February, 2013 MIss Paris Ltd. became the holding company, integrating 100% under its umbrella "SHAPE UP HOUSE Co., Ltd.""Miss Paris Jeipienu Ltd."Health-farm Co.,ltd"Miss Paris USA Inc."" Shape Up House Singapore Pte. Ltd."
June, 2013 To the largest shopping mall in Hong Kong
Esthetic Miss Paris “Harbour City Store” Grand Opening
October, 2013 To Shanghai’s Pudong, the city of the future
“Beauty Spa Miss Paris & Dandy House Shanghai ifc mall Store” Grand Opening
November, 2013 To Singapore's largest luxury boutique area “Orchard Road”
“Beauty Spa Miss Paris & Dandy House Singapore Branch” Grand Opening
March, 2014 CEO of Miss Paris Group, Akemi Shimomura, appointed as first female chairperson of economic organisation
May, 2014 “Beauty Spa Dandy House Shanghai Jiu-Guang Department Store Store” Grand Opening
January, 2015 Miss Paris cosmetics SC FL Emulsion
Awarded Monde Selection’s Grand Gold Quality Award three consecutive times
January, 2015 Winners of the Miss International 2014 beauty pageant have been appointed as characters for Esthetic Miss Paris
March, 2015 Men’s Beauty Spa Dandy House ranked No. 1 in overall category of Oricon Customer Satisfaction for four consecutive years
April, 2015 Taiwan’s first “Beauty Spa Dandy House Pacific Sogo Dunhua Store" Grand Opening
August, 2015 A new business created by Dandy House, "Esthetics x Gym Combination Salon"!
Specializing in men’s weight loss “Diet Center by Dandy House” Grand Opening
September, 2015 Miss Paris Group Inc. moved from Akasaka to Ginza
November, 2015 Japan's largest salon opened in Ginza!
“Esthetic Miss Paris” and “Esthetics for Men - Dandy House” Ginza Store Grand Opening
November, 2015 The beginning of a new concept spa in Japanese style “Wa”!
“WASPA” Grand Opening
January, 2016

Appointment of 'Miss International 2015' as the brand ambassador for 'Beauty Spa Miss Paris'.

June, 2016

Representative Director Akemi Shimomura receives the IPSN 'Honorary Award (IPSN Award of Honor)'.

July, 2016

With the welcoming of 'Euphoria', the Miss Paris Group debuts in the hairdressing industry.

January, 2017

Start of a 'new treatment' that trains the facial muscles, 'Facial Fitness'.

January, 2017

Appointment of 'Miss International 2016' as the brand ambassador for 'Beauty Spa Miss Paris'.

March, 2017

Arrival of the cutting-edge body slimming method 'Triple Burn Z'!
~The ultimate diet! Towards your ideal body without the strain~

April, 2017

The opening of the 'Ginza Elegance Academy', an academy for adults to learn the art of beauty and elegance.

May, 2017 Appointment of Kazuyoshi Miura as brand ambassador for 'The Men's Aesthetic Salon Dandy House'.
July, 2017

The 'Diet Center by DANDY HOUSE', a specialty store for men's weigh loss changed names to 'Diet house PERSONAL GYM'.

September, 2017 Won the "Crystal Award Professional, Japan Category" at the "Crystal Award 2017" which determines the top spa in Japan!
November, 2017 Won the "Most Influential Brand in Asia of 2017 Award"!
March, 2018 97% similar to human skin! A new technology, which focuses on the power of raw collagen, "Natural Collagen Special Facial Treatment" is now available!
April, 2018 Launched "BWP", a temporary staffing and job placement service for the beauty and health industry.
July, 2018 Introducing new beauty technique "WA SPA"! Experience better "Japan" through your five senses.
September, 2018 "WASPA" has been awarded Top 10 Spa in Japan.
August, 2019 Collaboration with the skin care brand "Rice Force". New courses are now available!
September, 2019 WASPA has been selected as Top 10 Spa of 2019 in Japan!
January, 2020 Now offering a new course "Platinum Hip".
October, 2020 Miss Paris Academy Establishes "Institute of Beauty and Wellness"
April, 2021 Started providing new service "Thermo Attack Energy course"
October, 2021 EXILE AKIRA has become the new brand character of Dandy House.
November, 2021 Miss Paris Academy has applied for approval to open the "Professional University of Beauty & Wellness" in April 2023.

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