Schick Japan HIGEMEN AWARDS 2019

August 2019. Tokyo

​Derived from the Chinese character “八”, (“Hachi” - the number 8) resembling a beard shape, Schick Japan with the help of Empire Entertainment held their very first “HIGEMEN AWARDS 2019” on August 8th (Hige no Hi - Beard Day).

Celebrating the multiple beard styles in various work fields, the award ceremony was broadcasted live on Schick’s Japan official Youtube, Twitter and Instagram. The winners included some of Japan’s well-known stars, Terry Ito, Kuranosuke Sasaki, Shinji Takeda, Yuta Tanabe, and Kanta Sato.

The award-winners interviews can be seen here:

Empire Entertainment was involved in the planning, venue management, production and operations.

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