Sunday, March 25, 2012 Monday, March 19, 2012

Hot Towel Shave Demo performed by Fernando Petty in the Barber Lab at The Absinthe Parlour with Buster A. Boyd. 

And they say that barbering is a “dying art.”  Haha.

Bespoke Barbers in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Sunday, March 18, 2012

The Be’s of Trully Great Barbers

Great men deserve great barbers.  The barbering industry deserves great barbers.  Who will rise to the occasion?  Here are a few points that may assist along the path to greatness.

  • Be Reliable- Hold yourself to a high standard of customer service and reliability.
  • Be Educated- Add new skills and experiences to your arsenal as often as you can.
  • Be Stylish- We are in the business of attraction and appearance.
  • Be Well-Groomed- Hair, nails, skin and personal hygiene. 
  • Be Prepared- Offer advice, friendly conversation, encouragement and skill.
  • Be Inspired- Connect your actions to what you feel.  Connect style to context.
  • Be Adventurous- Try something new.  Innovate and Evolve.  Look forward.
  • Be Well-Read- Expand and refresh your personal culture.  Increase your depth.
  • Be Passionate-  It is never just a haircut.  And we are not just barbers.
  • Be an Example-  Elevate the prestige and status of our industry in word & deed.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Welcome to our Men’s Style Distillery @ the Absinthe Parlour.