Founder of BioTouch International

Chantelle is the leading pioneer of permanent makeup industry worldwide. She is also Master BioTouch Instructor on Advanced Development Techniques in PMU as well as International Judge for Permanent Makeup Competition.



Yuko Akabane has lead the medical industry in Japan with her permanent makeup technique for the past 40 years. She is a Principal of BioTouch Hawaii permanent makeup school and a Principal for BioTouch Japan, lecturing worldwide beauty clinics, schools, and salons based off of Tokyo. She once was the sensation that swept across the medical industry in Japan to introduce the technique for the lash extensions when it was initially introduced to the market. Yuko continues to spearhead the state-of-the-art technology to promote natural beauty, health, and improving the beauty industry by introducing permanent makeup techniques worldwide using FDA approved BioTouch brand.


Vice Principal

Hideko is a leader of lash extensions and permanent makeup industry here on Oahu with her popular salon located in Waikiki, Century Center. She has trained and taught at Bio-Touch Japan since 2004 as well as starting her own salon, Salon Island Beauty. BioTouch is the leading brand manufacturer and school for the permanent makeup worldwide.  Hideko spearheads BioTouch Hawaii committed to raising permanent makeup artists that can perform quality work through hands-on mentoring and care based locally here in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is also a mother of three, a wife, a daughter, and a passionate permanent makeup designer who has a passion to enhance the natural beauty every person posses.


Founded in 1984, BioTouch, Inc. is now one of the leading manufacturers and trainers of permanent and semi- permanent makeup, permanent makeup machines, and accessories. BioTouch's unique approach combines 5,000 years of Asian makeup techniques with modern technology, to create the finest permanent and semi-permanent makeup products available today.