How To Prevent Ingrown Hairs and Shaving Tips
These shaving tips are the best methods for how to prevent ingrown hairs and unsightly razor bumps. The tips are not only useful for keeping a close shave but also for any areas that are prone to ingrown hairs and razor burn on both men and women.
Shaving Tips to ...
While soft goods retailers are shuttering stores in record numbers, a cultural resurgence of men's grooming, estimated to reach $26B by 2020, has barbers, brokers and landlords lining up to get their cut.
“You don’t just look better — you feel better too,” said Carlos Aguilar, a 28-year-old restaurant manager in Houston. He has ...
How to Care for Your Beard
You don't want birds nesting in there, after all.
You might think that growing a beard requires little more than, you know, growing it. But that's not the case. Like the hair on top of your head, beards require maintenance: washing, trimming, conditioning, and yes, even brushing. To keep your ...
Why are Barber Poles Red, White and Blue?
The barber pole’s colors are a legacy of a long-gone era when people went to barbers not just for a haircut or shave, but also for bloodletting and other medical procedures. During the Middle Ages bloodletting, which involves cutting open a vein and allowing blood to drain, was a common treatment ...
11 Reasons to Shave With a Straight Razor
#1 Closer Shaves
I don't think anyone that has used a straight razor before would debate me on this benefit: straight razors provide the closest shave you can get. Don’t believe me? Find a local barber that still does straight razor shaves and go get one. Then we can have a debate about ...
Today’s modern salons and chain barbershops use only clippers, leaving the service of straight edge razor shaves a thing of the past. Today, many barbers lack traditional art forms such as, beard trimming using a straight edge razor, hot lather neck shaves, complimentary beverage, or even just enjoying "small talk" - we have created a ...