Barbershop Lingo

Before doing part 2 of Barber Etiquette, I decided it would be fair to do a little education first. I've been meaning to do this, and there will be more to follow, but below are some common terms/mis-used terms in the Barbershop. Again – I’m just trying to help everyone out, not hurt feelings. Dropping knowledge, not bombs. (Pretty much my own definitions… take it for what it’s worth.) Barber Vocabulary / Definitions Shears = Scissors… I … Read more...

Barbershop Etiquette

I have been taking a poll at work. “What are some things clients say, or do, that bug you the most?”  We came up with a few things to help all of our clients out a little bit. Some Barbershop Etiquette: Never ask your barber if they are Gay, ok? Hasn’t happened to me yet, but apparently it has to a couple others. Doesn’t go well. If you are bringing someone back to the chair to help out with the haircut, you better be less than 5 years … Read more...