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Barber-Approved Tips To Stretch Out That Haircut

Barber-Approved Tips To Stretch Out That Haircut

I don’t know about you, but somedays I feel like “back-to-school” time could also be known as “empty your wallet! season”. Between new clothes, school supplies and little league dues I’m just happy if I end up with enough spare change in my pocket to grab coffee in the morning. Hey, we’re all looking to [...]

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Barber vs. Stylist: What’s The Difference And Which Is Best For You?

Barber vs. Stylist: What’s The Difference And Which Is Best For You?

Around  this time of year it’s not just the kids who are getting fresh haircuts and new clothes to prepare for heading back to school, many guys are also gearing up for the Fall season with a new look. I’ve had a lot of clients recently asking for a change in their hairstyle. So what about you? [...]

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Your hair is oily. So what do you do?

Your hair is oily. So what do you do?

I always tend to receive a lot more emails regarding oily hair during the warmer months. So below is a list of solutions, and the reason oily hair happens in the first place. Because honestly, what good is a solution without first understanding the reason behind it, right? The Reason: The oil found in your hair is called sebum, and it [...]

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A Tailor-Made Haircut.

A Tailor-Made Haircut.

Have you ever gotten your hair cut to match a guy you saw on TV or in a magazine? But, ended up feeling disappointed after you got out of the chair? Or, the opposite. Wanting to try a new hairstyle but reluctant because you’re not sure how it will turn out? Well, I’ve been hard at [...]

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“Spring cleaning” should’t be your only focus this season!

“Spring cleaning” should’t be your only focus this season!

When I was growing up, the idea of “spring cleaning” was no fun. After hibernating during the winter months it was always a surprise to see just how much “stuff” we had to put away. But after the clean, our home always felt “fresher” and more inviting and ready for the warmer months ahead! And that [...]

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Great hair during winter, check! But what about Spring?

Great hair during winter, check! But what about Spring?

What good is a great haircut if if you’re unsure how to care for it? And this is especially true as the temperature begins to rise, finally! With Spring quickly approaching it brings with it some really exciting changes, one of course is warmer weather! But with that warmer weather, comes some required grooming preparation to [...]

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The Taper.

The Taper.

I get a lot of requests from readers asking me– “what’s the best neckline for their haircuts?” Oftentimes my recommendation generally gravitates to “the Taper” which is a subtle fade along the lower part of the neckline. The tapered neckline offers simplicity, a cleaner appearance, and low-maintenance upkeep. A fresh haircut with the added feature of [...]

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What a good haircut is really supposed to do!

What a good haircut is really supposed to do!

Every guy gets one… right? Somewhere, right now, there are guys describing their desired haircut to their barbers. And for good reason, because every guy wants their haircut to look good on them. There are generally 2 schools of thought about haircuts… A haircut is supposed to compliment your overall style. A haircut is supposed to dictate your overall style. Personally, I side [...]

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Preparing for your “Big Day”!

Preparing for your “Big Day”!

I was asked a question on my Facebook page a few days ago about how to prep for the “Big Day” in order to avoid unfavorable surprises. Now, of course your wedding day is very important, especially since the pictures will last forever, but what about other “big days”- a job interview, a first date, graduation…? First impressions are [...]

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American Crew All-Star Challenge

American Crew All-Star Challenge

American Crew, the professional leader in men’s grooming, announced Jerome Kantner, Mainz, Germany, as the winner of the 2013-2014 All-Star Challenge, the annual global competition to recognize the best men’s hair stylists in the world. The American Crew All-Star Challenge is widely considered one of the top men’s grooming competitions. The Challenge focuses on the [...]

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