“By no means is holiday tipping mandatory, but giving someone who regularly provides you with a service a little something extra at the end of the year is always appreciated — perhaps more so than ever this year”...Read More
Category: A Barbers Guide For Men
Living in the growing city of Austin Texas, I often find myself with new clients that have recently moved to town. They remark at how hard it has been to get a good haircut, and I always follow up by asking them where they have gone. The responses vary; some will tell me they went to SuperCuts, Sports Clips, Bird’s Barbershop, Floyd’s Barbershop, a high priced salon… etc.
And then I explain my theories.Read More
Gentleman, there is nothing that your barber hates more than when you come in for a haircut with a lifetime of oil based pomade in your hair. It doesn’t wash it, it clogs your hair follicles, gunks up our clippers and is difficult to cut through with shears.Read More
Is there a difference between a barber and hair stylist (AKA Cosmetologist)?
As a female barber I often find myself correcting people when they call me a hairstylist or call my shop a salon (it has ZERO salon vibes!?). That’s when I’m followed up with the inevitable question, what’s the difference?