How Bald is your Fade?

Dear valued barber shop patron, Class is officially in session on the variations of the bald fade, the cut that has been the most consistently popular since 1990. Let me give you a little barber’s insight, we either hate to do this cut, or we love to do this cut. When done properly it requires…

How to Adopt Another Ethnicity’s Haircut

Dear Valued Barber Shop Patron, Often times we see individuals with hair styles that we admire, but that may simply not be functional or conducive for our texture of hair, or bone composition. It could be a matter of your hair not being straight enough to manipulate into that particular style, or perhaps your hair…

How can I Make my Taper Different?

Dear Valued Barber Shop Patron, If you are African American and over the age of twenty, your failsafe haircut is probably a taper of some sort. Why is this? Most likely because you feel like fades are played out and an even all around is just too conservative, so you invariably ask for an even…