I went to visit and it was such a relaxed environment. And many come in for a cut once a month, so you see the same guys all the time.
If they have to go to a different barber, they feel so guilty, like they cheated on me. ' Guys really value getting their hair cut by the same person."Building Trust & Busting Chops"It’s really rare to have any negative response to me being a woman.
If I do sense a client is unsure, I’ll mention my experience. 'I’ve got this.' Sometimes they need to hear that."Only a few times has someone asked, 'How do you know how to straight-razor shave if you’re a girl?
' I’ve developed a thick skin; I’ll just say something like, 'Oh, girls can do anything these days. We can be police officers and lawyers and presidents.
My first job was at an upscale salon doing women's hair for almost five years.
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are small shops that specialize in cutting men's hair and shaving the neck and face.
Additionally, many states require barbers to log a certain number of training hours, ranging anywhere from 800-2,000 hours.
To introduce yourself to the neighborhood, consider having a grand opening event.