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Working to Overcome the Racial Divide in the Industry

"It’s about texture… and texture doesn’t have a race." In the days following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, the despair being shared by so many also served to propel Rodrick Samuels, a barber, educator, and owner, into action.

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He's Uplifting the Next Generation of Barbers

He's a popular nobody, a barber and educator who has combined humility with hustle and created a movement. And now he's launching a foundation to give back.

Wahl Contributing 50% of Wahl 1919 Purchases to COVID-19 Relief

Wahl Professional has partnered with the Professional Beauty Association (PBA) to support barbers and stylists who are out of work due to COVID-19. Throughout May, 50% of the purchase price of any 1919 by Wahl Professional men’s grooming line product will be donated to the PBA COVID-19 Relief Fund when customers go to the Wahl Professional website and use the code PBA at checkout.

Billy Porter Graduates From ‘Quarancuts’ Virtual Hair School

Coronavirus has put us on lockdown but while we flatten the curve, you can grow your skills and your style with this virtual barbering school. Aimed at the amateur but presented by a pro, Billy Porter is a proud grad.

Why Every Hairdresser Should Keep These Barbering Tools In Their Kits

Why should every stylist keep what are considered "barber tools" in their kits? These four barber/stylists tell you why.

From Sanitation to Social Media, Andis Advises These Strategies for Navigating COVID-19 Crisis

Andis offers talking points for shops that are open as well as shops that are closed, plus social media best practices and sanitation tips. Thanks, Andis.

After 35 Years as a Stylist, Returning to School to Learn Barbering

"The best salons have a niche opportunity for anyone with barbering skills. You can work in high end salons for both women’s and men’s services and make a great income.”

Beau-Tanical: New Men's Collection from Rodrick Samuels

These distinct men's looks for spring are on trend and salon friendly.

Talented Winners of Andis Barbering Competition Announced

We congratulate these student and pro winners and Andis gifted them with some great prizes.

Social Media Superstar @Arod23pr Shares Tips For Success

Reportedly the most followed barber on social media, @arod23pr has found his niche by combining art with entertainment. Here he shares his tips on building a successful career - great tips for everyone in any beauty community.