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Omega Shaving Cream

Try Omega Shaving cream and see for yourself why it is the preferred shaving cream for a lot of barbers.  Apply a little shaving cream to your shaving brush and in circular motions swirl the shaving cream onto the face creating a creamy lather and softening the bristles enabling you to shave the face without [...]

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Marvy Barber Poles

The Marvy brand is synonymous with quality in the barbering industry.  The first Marvy Barber Pole was built in 1950 and since then the Marvy company have manufactured over 82,000 barber poles.  All Marvy poles are mounted on an  aluminium frame to ensure longevity in harsh conditions.Check out our barber poles and grab yours today

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Why are you a barber? I wouldn't want to be anything else

I always wanted to be a barber. I don't really know why. I remember growing up as a youngster, I couldn't wait for mum to take me for a haircut..I loved the feel of a barber shop-even then. I had friends as a teenager who were apprentices at local salons or barber shops and I [...]

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Elite Barber Training with Steve Carbone from Groomed in Braddon ACT

ELITE BARBER TRAININGI have been a barber for 18 years, I started Elite Barber Training because I got sick and tired of my customers coming to me after my holidays and getting butchered by other “hairdressers”. I’m not saying these guys had hard or difficult hair to cut. Just traditional old style no frills haircuts.Our job as barbers is pretty easy [...]

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The Wahl Ultimate Barber Tool Kit

Introducing the Wahl Ultimate Barber Tool Kit.  What an awesome set of tools for the money.  You get the Wahl Detailer, the Wahl Balding, the Wahl Icon PLUS 2 Denman brushes, 2 Denman combs, a back mirror and 2 Micro Fibre Capes all in a handy and stylish hard case.  Phew!!  That is an awesome [...]

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Barber Etiquette

Barbers. Yeah that's right i'm talking about you-and me for that matter. We are renowned the world over as masters of the ancient craft of Tonsorial Art. But our skills don't stop there-oh no. We are psychologists, anthropologists, dispensers of medical advice, financial wizards, legal experts, culinary geniuses and expert chin waggers. That's right, we [...]

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Clipper maintenance

Clipper maintenance is a crucial part of the barber's life. I have met so many barbers who are rough on their tools and they wonder why their clippers and trimmers don't work as effectively as they should. At the beginning of every haircut you should dust off your clipper, removing any visible hair [...]

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History of the shaving brush

The shaving brush has been in existence for a couple of hundred years and it's popularity has soared and waned over the years. Recent times however, have seen a spike in the use of shaving brushes, with men taking more interest in their appearance.  The shaving brush normally has either a timber handle or a [...]

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