About Us

Michael Belcastro

Creative Director and Owner of Belcastro Hair in Sydney’s Northmead, Michael Belcastro has been a passionate and inspiring hairdresser for over 25 years, curating a reputation for delivering simply elegant hair, defined by his signature for detail.

Tremendously respected throughout the industry, this charismatic creative has established a brand that is a true reflection of its mandate; innovation and perfection in all areas of hairdressing.

Over his career, Michael has honed his skills to become an expert in cutting with both classic and creative techniques, cultivating an extensive knowledge base in understanding all cutting methods and terminology. Intent on sharing his expertise with the industry, Michael has been able to instigate a new movement and mindset in hair, through his bespoke education business, B.Educated Michael Belcastro.

Delivering inspiring and customized in-salon education to motivate and empower every individual and ensure each team member’s needs are met and exceeded – both professional and personally – has been a driving force for this dynamic individual. 

Introducing TOKAMI, a brand that prides itself on offering a carefully curated selection of professional hairdressing scissors. For the dedicated hairdresser who demands nothing but the best,

The choices can be overwhelming, with a multitude of scissor brands and countless collections to sift through, Michael alongside TOKAMI have crafted a bespoke scissor brand that prioritizes quality over quantity. Under the TOKAMI name, you'll find just three distinct collections. The 1900 Master Collection, boasting four meticulously crafted scissors. The Light Collection, featuring two finely honed instruments. And the Journey Collection, comprising three expertly designed tools. Each collection is thoughtfully tailored to cater to everyone from the aspiring beginner to the seasoned, advanced cutter.