May 1, 2019

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These images are taking Scottish and Irish barbers all the way to the USA!

Last month MB joined the finalists of the American Crew All-Star Challenge Competition for UK and Ireland and celebrated with the ultimate winners…Gemma Willock-Smith from Glasgow for the UK and Chris O’Riordan of ST4men for Ireland. These two talented barbers went on to qualify for the Global Finals and in just a few weeks will Read more about These images are taking Scottish and Irish barbers all the way to the USA![…]

DHI is proudly introducing the future of Hair Restoration: Direct Plus 3TD

Direct Plus 3TD is a new, revolutionary technology incorporating the latest technologies for the perfect redistribution of hair follicles, which is a mathematical and high medical act. Direct Plus 3TD is a combination of the latest technologies for the diagnosis, design and redistribution of hair follicles (Computer Analysis, Micro Motor) and the worlds most experienced Read more about DHI is proudly introducing the future of Hair Restoration: Direct Plus 3TD[…]

James Johnstone wins Scottish Best Barber

James Johnstone has been named Best Scottish Barber 2019 at the Scottish Hair and Beauty event after an exciting barber battle live on the Andis stage. James Johnstone beat off five other finalists to win the coveted title. Organiser said entrant numbers more than doubled from last year and the quality from the initial photography Read more about James Johnstone wins Scottish Best Barber[…]

North Barbers Exeter in 24-hour barbering marathon

Exeter-based North Barbers braved a 24-hour barbering marathon to raise money for two local charities—homeless charity St Petrocks and Dream-A-Way. Implementing a walk-in system for the event, the first client (who had traveled 63 miles to the shop) arrived at 7am and the last client at 5.15am. The team completed 70 haircuts and shaves, raising £1345 in the salon. Read more about North Barbers Exeter in 24-hour barbering marathon[…]

Scottish Barber competitions open for entry

The Scottish Barber competitions will be returning to the SEC, Glasgow on Sunday 28th and Monday 29thApril 2019. Hosted as part of the Scottish Hair & Barber trade shows, the Barber Stage, sponsored by Andis, will feature the live finals of Scotland’s Best Barber, as well as announce the winner of Scotland’s Best Student Barber.  There Read more about Scottish Barber competitions open for entry[…]

Enver Yeshibulut wins Britain’s Best Shave AGAIN

Enver Yeshilbulut, owner of Kings Barbers Male Grooming in Deal, has been crowned the best wet shaving barber in Britain for a second straight year. He beat seven other finalists at HJ London Live show at the ExCel London. The national final of the annual shave off is run in partnership between British Barbers’ Association and Read more about Enver Yeshibulut wins Britain’s Best Shave AGAIN[…]

Coyle Michael’s 24-hour barbering marathon for MND

Coyle Michael, ownder of Coyle Michael of Chester, will be cutting hair for 24 hours on the 23rd February in aid of the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA). Supported by his two daughters, Mel and Sam, Coyle will work a normal Saturday before pumping up the tunes and getting a few beers in, with appointments Read more about Coyle Michael’s 24-hour barbering marathon for MND[…]

Justin Carr joins Osmo as Brand Ambassador

OSMO has appointed Justin Carr, nofficially named as the ‘Baller’s Barber’, as Brand Ambassador. Justin looked after the England team players during the recent European Championships and World Cup and recently opened his own vintage style barber shop, “That Feeling”, in Potters Bar. He has has made several appearances in the media, including BBC Sports, Yahoo Read more about Justin Carr joins Osmo as Brand Ambassador[…]

Pall Mall Barbers opens store in New York City

Pall Mall Barbers has opened its first international shop in the Rockefeller Center, New York City. Richard Marshall, owner and managing director of Pall Mall Barbers, said: “I’m really excited to be opening in such an iconic, art-deco building, which is such an important landmark in New York. There is beautiful symmetry to our New Read more about Pall Mall Barbers opens store in New York City[…]

Interserve adds Wahl Men’s Method to portfolio

Interserve Learning & Employment has launched the Wahl Men’s Method training programme, following its appointment as Wahl’s first certified UK training provider. Simon Shaw, Wahl UK’s Global Artistic Director said: “The Men’s Method is the most elite training programme for barbers and men’s hairdressers in the UK, and we will only want to work with Read more about Interserve adds Wahl Men’s Method to portfolio[…]

Make a note: 2019 Barber Events Diary

Get 2019 off to a good start by putting these dates in your diary. 24th/25th FEB: HJ Live, Excel London, Salonexhibitons.co.uk 1st MARCH: American Crew All-Star Competition closes, Allstarchallenge.americancrew.com 19th/20th MAY: Barber UK, NEC Birmingham, Barberukshow.com 2nd/3rd JUNE: Barber Connect, International Telford, Barberconnect.co.uk 5th-7th OCT: Salon International, Excel London Salon, Salonexhibitions.co.uk 13th-14th OCT: HJ Live, Read more about Make a note: 2019 Barber Events Diary[…]

Toni & Guy styles Velsvoir at LFW AW18

Revival, eloquence and heritage were the buzzwords at Velsvoir’s London Fashion Week AW19 and the hair was on point. Louis Maharaj and the Toni & Guy Session team created a look that draws from the late 70s and early 80s to complement the bold, tailored silhouettes. Toni & Guy said it combined effortless adventure with timeless design, merging Read more about Toni & Guy styles Velsvoir at LFW AW18[…]

Gentleman’s pedicure room opens in Fitzrovia barbershop

Claiming to be the UK’s first and only gentleman’s pedicure room, Aldwyn & Sons has opened at the back of Sharps Barber & Shop on 9 Windmill Street, London. Aldwyn & Sons’ bespoke menu of treatments – with manicures priced from £30 and pedicures from £40 – includes the signature, 45-minute ‘Modern Footman’, encompassing a Read more about Gentleman’s pedicure room opens in Fitzrovia barbershop[…]

Kidney transplant barber launches male grooming range

Kidney transplant patient and Richmond barber George Angeli is launching a new range of male grooming products, with half the profits going to charity. George, who underwent a second kidney transplant in July this year—24 years after his first—will unveil 50byRB on Friday, December 14 at Richmond Barbers, in south west London. The range features four hair products – a wax Read more about Kidney transplant barber launches male grooming range[…]

Interserve Learning & Employment team up with The Bluebeards Revenge to gift new learners with £100 plus of products and training support

In line with their objective of supporting the industry, The Bluebeards Revenge has forged a new partnership with leading barber training provider Interserve Learning & Employment. To celebrate this new alliance, barbershop-quality products from the brand’s extensive range worth over £100 are being gifted to thousands of Interserve barber apprentices to help them complete their NVQ’s. Amber Massey, Head of Hair, Read more about Interserve Learning & Employment team up with The Bluebeards Revenge to gift new learners with £100 plus of products and training support[…]

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