THE BLADE MAKES THE DIFFERENCE: HOW DOES THE GILLETTE SHAVE COMPARE? After-hours, Blind Barber’s expert barbers choose to shave with the Gillette Fusion ProShield Razor with Flexball Technology. To become a shaving expert, it takes experience. Over the years, our expert barbers have honed their craft in the barbershop by providing thousands of shaves to a diverse customer base—encountering facial hair of all types and testing dozens of different blades on the job and off. In the shop, our barbers use a straight razor, a blade designed to shave someone else’s face. But, at home, every one of our expert...
For part one of our collaborative series with Sapporo Beer, Epic Risks, Great Rewards, we featured the very talented photographer, Brian Willette. To celebrate this project, we threw our first of two, bi-costal summer events and video premieres, which celebrates modern risk takers.
It was an honor to bring the Blind Barber experience to Todd Snyder (Japan). Watch as we embark on our journey across Japan.
Now when you stay in New York, it's easier to Stay Handsome. We recently partnered with Arlo Hudson Square Hotel to supply their guests with Blind Barber amenities and products. Find out more about Arlo Hudson Square here.
Time and time again, we've all heard our parents tell us, "put those phones down, what could be so important on them?" And for the longest time, they just didn't get it. They didn't quite understand that our phones were the window into our friends' lives -- two taps on the screen sends a heart to that long lost friend, reminding them you're thinking of them and it's great to see them happy. Well, times have changed and our parents are embracing the idea that burying yourself in Instagram might not be as anti-social as they once thought. Our folks are now...
To kick off our new video series in collaboration with Barneys New York, prolific New York-based artist Hugo McCloud sits for a cut with head barber Rob McMillen and tells us about the custom installation he created for our new outpost in the downtown flagship.
The time-honored tradition of the classic barbershop shave is not one that can be easily replicated. For decades, barbershops around the world have followed a meticulous shaving process aimed at achieving the smoothest and closest shave possible. Now, with the Gillette Shave Club you can consistently match and maintain the quality of the classic barbershop shave at home. With Quality Tools Comes a Quality Shave. In the barbershop, our barbers demand the highest quality tools for the smoothest possible shave and guys at home should do the same by choosing Gillette razors. Gillette incorporates their lasting tradition of superior craftsmanship with technology...
Jeff Laub, Adam Kirsch and Josh Boyd founded the Blind Barber five years ago, but they didn't want to go the traditional route. Instead, the created a barbershop for men fused with a café and lounge. The result is a chill place to get your hair cut, a shave and hang out while sipping on a coffee or cocktail. Today, the pair has three locations (two in New York City, one in Los Angeles) as well as a men's grooming product line available online and in stores like Barneys New York.
The best hair and skin-care products for men: These are the shaving creams, body washes, and exfoliators for product junkies who call beauty "grooming." The coconut oil in Blind Barber Lemongrass Tea Shampoo + Body Wash leaves hair and skin so smooth, we're now pilfering his products.Read More
For BOYSLASHFRIEND, no matter where he is, it's all about the music. In the second installment of our Regimen video series, we follow R&B Singer BOYSLASHFRIEND (Shan Poo) as he cooks up some pad thai at his father's Flat Iron restaurant, stops by the recording studio for a quick session, then heads to Brooklyn to perform before a sold-out audience. Be sure to check out BOYSLASHFRIEND's debut album, Low Key, out now on Jillionaire's Feel Up Records.