Pompadour Haircut Part 4 – Styling & Finished Look In this final video of the pompadour haircut series, Chris Vaughn, the Beverly Hills Barber, finishes up the pompadour haircut by using the DuBoa blowdrying brush and stylizes the hair. In this video, Chris shows off the finished pompadour look. The pompadour haircut is a popular
Sanitizing Your Artist Club Shaving Razors Sanitizing your Artist Club Shaving Razors is essential to making sure you are maintaining high standards for your services and protecting your clients. Your clients are constantly evaluating you, your service, and the environment. If they notice you are not keeping up sanitary practices, you many find yourself having
The Difference Between DX and SS Artist Club Razors What is the difference between a DX and SS Artist Club Razors? This question gets asked all the time and rightly so. From the price point, to the stainless steel material to the design, the DX and SS Artist Club Razors are two very different razors.
Maintaining & Storing Feather Artist Club Shaving Razors Feather Artist Club Razors are high quality straight shaving razors that deserve some TLC. After paying a pretty penny for one of these beauties, you want to make sure they last. Maintaining and storing your razors is a crucial part of making sure your straight razors look
Meet Chris Vaughn: Jatai Educator Meet Chris Vaughn, a barber and Jatai Educator. Chris has many years of experience in the industry and also works as an educator for Oster. He works in Beverly Hills, CA and is known as the Beverly Hills Barber and works with high end clientele doing shaves and barbering services.
According to Chris Vaughn, there are 3 S’s to success. Here, Chris explains them one-by-one to help you become a more successful barber.
Shear Over Comb Technique – The Lost Art As a barber you might be used to using mainly clippers to do your work. But back in the day, the tools that dominated a barber’s tool box were shears and a comb. This lost art is useful for longer haircuts. But in modern times, many guys
Pompadour Haircut Part 1-Clipper Cutting Chris Vaughn, the Beverly Hills Barber, teaches how to do a side part pompadour haircut in a step-by-step manner. In this part 1 of 4 video pompadour haircut series, Chris starts with clipper cutting around the sides and the back of the head around the occipital area. Chris implements his
Mens Pompadour Haircut Part 2 – Shear Work This is part 2 of 4 in the Men’s Pompadour Haircut Series. In part 1, Chris addressed the sides and back of the head around the occipital area using a clipper to get a nice and tight look. The top in a pompadour, however, is longer and
2 Useful Shaving Tips Every Barber Should Know Want some shaving tips? Shaving is an art and when you get a client in the chair you want to make sure he not only has a great experience but also that he leaves with soft, smooth skin without bumps and irritation. You also want to make
What clients want in a shave is really important for customer satisfaction. You should always aim to satisfy their emotional desires when it comes to a shave. Meaning, their desire to feel comfortable and safe with you taking a razor to their skin, their desire to have a relaxing experiences, and of course come out
Being a Barber for Celebrities What is it like being a barber for celebrities? What should a barber expect and need to know if he works with one? It can seem like an exciting idea to work with celebrities, but celebrities are a unique set of clientele which come with a unique set of characteristics.
Grains of Hair Growth and Shaving When it comes to shaving, one of the most important things to understand is the direction in which hair grows on the face and neck. This is important so that you know how to give your client a proper shave without complication. The grains of the hair or the
Facial Grooming Technique for Barbers Grooming hair on the head is one thing, while facial grooming is a whole other area that requires different techniques and know how. When it comes to moustaches and beards, shaping them can be a bit tricky. After all, you are dealing with face shape, facial features, and hair texture
Pompadour Haircut Part 3 – Razor Work In this video, Chris Vaughn, the Beverly Hills Barber, uses the Feather Artist Club DX Pearl Folding Razor to clean up the nape area and sideburns in this pompadour haircut video. When giving any men’s short haircut, the quality is in the details. This means having clean lines,
Marketing your barbering services is important to getting new clients and retaining current ones. But are you marketing them correctly? Sometimes marketing efforts do not relay the message you are trying to give. Making sure your message comes across soundly is important. Here’s Chris Vaughn’s take on marketing your barbering services.
Line Up and Detailing Facial Hair with a Feather Razor Doing a line up and detailing facial hair is just as important as the hair itself. Creating crisp clean lines can really make a look pop. Knowing which part of the razor to use on different parts of the face can help you to give
Barbers do you want more shaving clients? Of course you do! If you struggle to find new shaving clients, here are some ideas on how to get new clients. Chris Vaughn explains how.
How to Price Your Shaves Determining how to price your shaves can be difficult. Depending on what you include in the shave, the location of where you give shaves and the experience you provide, shaves can range in price. So what should you include in a shave with respect to pricing? Watch this video to
Working with high end clientele is different than working with your average Joe. There are different expectations that you must be aware of. Chris Vaughn works with high end clients all the time and has a lot of experience working with them. Here he explains what he’s learned about working with high end clientele.