Code Black Barbershop Melbourne hair ibiza

Code Black: Barbershop Melbourne

Code Black Barbershop: Award-winning hairdresser, and the man behind Melbourne iconic salon Ibiza Hair, Michael Piastrino has expanded his empire, opening Code Black Barbershop, just two doors down from Ibiza Hair. A super cool space enhanced by concrete floors, old school barber chairs, and a selection of beverages that will quench […]

Kenny Duncan Barber educator Andis salon

Kenny Duncan: Keep Your Trimmer Blades Fresh!

Kenny Duncan: an internationally known barber, stylist, make-up artist, photographer, Andis educator, and salon owner. He is the barber for several Grammy Award winning artists and has toured the world as barber for Lady Gaga world tours & the Adele Live world tour.   Kenny has also styled for major […]

Everyguy Haircuts for Men Emma Lodge Albany

Everyguy Haircuts for Men Albany: Emma Lodge

Everyguy Haircuts for Men Albany. Nestled away behind the Caltex station in Mercari Way your’ll find one of Albany’s best kept secrets; Everyguy Haircuts for Men run by men’s hairdresser and barbers, the effervescent Emma Lodge!  Emma  has built up an enviable reputation for quality men’s grooming with a smile! We chat […]

Redken Brews

Redken Brews: Barbers. Brews. N.Y.C Inspired

Fifty years ago, Redken introduced one of the first professional grooming lines for men. Staying true to their heritage, the next generation of men’s essentials is here. Introducing Redken Brews; the complete collection of styling, haircare, skin, beard and colour solutions.  Redken Brews will be brought to life through a […]

Barber shop culture Julian Maloney

Barber Shop Culture By Julian Maloney

Julian Maloney: Barber shop culture has exploded in NZ and around the world. So what’s the appeal and why are they so popular? Is it the price? The sharp short haircuts? We think it’s more than that; a big part of the appeal is the barber shop culture – the things that […]

Barbering Techniques making the cut

Barbering techniques: Making the cut

Julian Maloney: As an experienced barber who’s also involved in the wider hair industry, I’m often asked how to execute a short men’s cut using barbering techniques, frequently by hairdressers whose clientele are asking for a classic skin fade or tight men’s cut. There’s now a client awareness of on-trend […]

Paul Bartolo

Ever Thought of Being a Barber Educator?

Paul Bartolo: Some people are happy to stay on the floor, working for a manager and living a pretty cruisy lifestyle. Others want to branch out and start their own cool shop that reflects their own style. Then there are those who are excited about what the future brings, the new […]

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Culture Kings

By Paul Bartolo: We have had a busy and amazing year so far. With the launch of our new beautiful website, our first barber workshops which started early April, being asked to host a special event for the Auckland Writers Festival in May plus trialling on-line bookings in the shop, […]