October and November are the months to let it start growing. Get those rough stages over with, both on your hair and face, and give those patchy spots time to fill in in as No Shave November approaches and, subsequently, shows itself. Continue reading Rough Stages of Hair Growth
You never know what you’ll need to look like in your next work environment, so developing versatility now should be the game plan. Continue reading Breaking Monotony
Looking good is important to me. Saving money is important to me. In order to make money, I have to look good but in order to stay looking good, I have to save money. Lines must be drawn and compromises must be made. Continue reading The Haircut
I am often very conservative when it comes to my appearance in a business setting. And, because I cannot take a haircut off like I can a Rolling Stones tee shirt, I have chosen not to go with haircuts that … Continue reading Pushing the Envelope
Gentlemen, the hairstyle you choose is key to your success as a young professional so I had to include it in the “Controlled Externalities” series. Though the business world is becoming more and more progressive, there are still glass ceilings … Continue reading Haircut: Professional or Personality?
If you weren’t aware, being well-dressed is about much more than your clothes. It encompasses everything one sees about you from your messenger bag as you walk down a crowded street to your luggage when you step off the plane to the cleanliness of your nails when you shake hands to the way your hair is styled in every setting. This being said, over the next few weeks, I want to draw attention to a few of those things, starting with the social impact held by barbers and barbershops, particularly in the black community. Ironically, I am headed to the … Continue reading Straight Razors and Social Justice: The Empowering Evolution of Black Barbershops