Male Grooming

Men’s grooming is a massive growth market and we’ll keep you updated on the latest news, trends and events relating to mens’ hairdressing and barbering, plus bring you profiles of the sector’s big names and rising stars.

Look What a Barber Has Shaved Into His Client’s Head…

Posted on January 14, 2019

Images from a barbershop in China that show a ‘play’ button shaved into a client’s hair have gone viral. The client confused the barber by showing him a paused button that had the triangle-shaped play button visible. According to reports the client found his perfect haircut whilst watching a video on his phone whilst waiting Read More

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The Key Hair Trends for A/W 19 from London Fashion Week Men’s

Posted on January 9, 2019

London Fashion Week Men’s SS19 has just wrapped and it’s time to round up the men’s hair trends coming your way next autumn and winter. From the new ‘Heartthrob Hair’ trend to the continuing theme of men’s creative colour, here’s what’s trending now. #HeartthrobHair Coined by American website The Cut, so-called ‘Heartthrob Hair’ hit the Read More

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A Guide to Top Moustache Styles for Your Clients

Posted on January 2, 2019

‘Tache, facial foliage, nose-warmer – whatever you call it, the moustache is a trend that’s here to stay. So we have compiled a simple guide to moustache styles that you can use to inspire your clients. And the best news? As moustaches can be tricky to grow and maintain, they are great for increasing client Read More

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Barbershops Helping to Improve Black Men’s Health in USA

Posted on December 21, 2018

A study has found that having pharmacists in barbershops have helped improve black men’s health in the USA. The research has helped lower the rates of hypertension among African-American men in a community in Los Angeles. The year-long study, which was published in the journal Circulation, was led by Dr. Ronald Victor a professor of medicine Read More

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HJ Men’s Top 10 Men’s Hairstyles of 2018

Posted on December 14, 2018

There are have been many inspired mens hairstyles in the pages of HJ Men this year. From flawless fades to more metro-sexual looks, click through the gallery to see the mens hairstyles that we were loving in HJ Men. With looks from barbershops such as Jacks of London and Envy Barbers as well as individuals such Read More

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5 Male Grooming Trends of 2018 You Need to Know

Posted on December 7, 2018

This Season of Giving HJ Men digests the 5 male grooming trends that have caught our attention this year. And with the male grooming industry set to triple in size by 2020 according to global industry analysis, we’ve included how you can use these trends to boost business. Barbershop boom There’s no denying that the Read More

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Should Your Barbershop Go Gender Neutral?

Posted on November 29, 2018

There’s a rise in female clients heading to barbershops and hairdressers are introducing more barbering services to their menus. HJ Men investigates the cross over. Is it the end of same-sex salons? More UK women are visiting barbershops than ever before,  according to ‘The End of the Salon’ survey by The Bluebeards Revenge. There’s also Read More

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American Crew All Star Challenge 2018 – 2019 is Open for Entry

Posted on November 29, 2018

American Crew is now accepting submissions for its 2018 – 2019 All Star Challenge. To celebrate the 25th anniversary of the brand, the competition final will return to the USA. Fancy yourself as a contender? Read on to find out how to enter. The American Crew All Star Challenge encourages groomers and stylists to explore Read More

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