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Burke Avenue’s New Barbershop

Burke Avenue’s New Barbershop

Guys, here’s a quick story. 12 years ago I moved to Los Angeles with the goal of opening a barbershop named, The Men’s Room. But, little did I know that this very name (www.themensroom.com) would be an instrument used to share my men’s grooming knowledge and barbering skills to the world. Today, I picked this [...]

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Hair Meet Spring.

Hair Meet 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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How To Choose The Right Shampoo

How To Choose The Right Shampoo

How much time do we really spend on choosing the best shampoo for our hair? Apparently not much at all based on this funny graph I found on Facebook. And, for good reason! I mean, how interested are we really about getting the right shine, bounce, or texture for our hair? Usually it’s all about the right smell, [...]

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Winter’s Got Nothing On Handsome!

Winter’s Got Nothing On Handsome!

Hey, winter is cold. And in some places, it’s really cold! So since we have to adjust to the winter weather, and not the other way around, let’s make sure that your grooming regimen can handle this cold and VERY dry time of year! Hair – Conditioners help to replenish the natural oils in your scalp [...]

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Your hair is oily. So what do you do?

Your hair is oily. So what do you do?

<< ROTF!! Only one of the funniest movies ever made! It’s a #ComingToAmerica scene, for you young fellas out there. But seriously, 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 [...]

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1-ON-1 Grooming Call

1-ON-1 Grooming Call

With the success of my Face Shape Reporting (FSR for short..) service, I saw more and more need to follow this service up with a stand-alone personal 1-ON-1 Call. So many recipients of my FSR realized that once they mastered the best hair and beard-style for their face they wanted more. Emails started pouring in!  Shaving, skincare and [...]

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HUE: All Natural Pomade

HUE: All Natural Pomade

I’m not one for using much pomade in my hair but, I do quite often for my clients hair. I’ve been watching the social media growth surrounding the HUE brand and I like what they’re doing. So when I had a chance to try out their products I wen’t all-in. They have 5 products in [...]

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IT’S TIME TO: DE-HIBERNATE

IT’S TIME TO: DE-HIBERNATE

Is that even a word? Who cares… You get the picture, right? WINTER IS WRAPPING–UP! This is the time of year when the layers come off and your face and hair get more of the attention. So, here are a list of products that will help you shine all the way through summer! Face  Two things that [...]

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MYTH BUSTED: I Can Train My Hair

MYTH BUSTED: I Can Train My Hair

I have seen so many clients who told me they were in the process of “hair training.” I get it… I once believed that was possible, too! In fact, I believe it was my best-friend who told me that “brushing, combing or parting my hair a certain way, would make my hair stay that way.” [...]

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A Plea From Me To You: Check Your Neck Hair!

A Plea From Me To You: Check Your Neck Hair!

It’s truly amazing the things that trigger inspiration for my blog… how about this one: neck hair! I was recently en route to an event in NYC when I glanced at the cab driver. My viewpoint was, obviously, the back of his head so I couldn’t help but see his neck… and boy, do I wish I [...]

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