2017 MODERN SALON 100: Roberto Ferrel @RobtheOriginal
Roberto Ferrel @robtheorginal
With a clippers, shears and a steady hand, Roberto Ferrel creates mini-masterpieces on his client's heads and hair. An artist with a big following in the barbering and beauty world, he has become part of a tribe of barbers who are highlighting the artistry in this ancient craft.
Name: Roberto Ferrel
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Salon: Rob the Original Barbershop, San Antonio
Best known for: Detailed haircuts and portraits
Most viral post: Last Supper haircut
Favorite Apps: Color Splash, iMovie, Instagram
Favorite hashtags: #robtheoriginal #babyliss4barbers #barberology #creativeartist
I follow: People I know, creative artist, art pages and barber pages.
Tips to get best results on a post: Good quality image, relevant and good timing.
How social media changed my life: Social media has given me the platform to show my art to the world.