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Top 3 tips for shaving your head and beard.

Top 3 tips for shaving your head and beard.

If you’re going completely bare, we’re here to help! Here at Dear Barber we want to support you whether you have a beard like Gandalf or a completely naked head & face!  Hides male-pattern baldness  Shaving your head is the best and least expensive way to combat your male-pattern baldness! Using a handheld razor will give you a smoother finish but you can also use an electric razor for ease.   2. Goodbye to bad hair days  You would have had your share of bad hair days, so now you can wave goodbye to them! Take a think back to that bowl cut...

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5 things no-one tells you about shaving

5 things no-one tells you about shaving

We’re all about honesty here at Dear Barber, so we wanted to give you the 5 truths about shaving…     A shaving brush is your best friend This will probably be your best purchase you’ll ever make in terms of shaving as it guarantees and smooth and close shave due to equal distribution of the shaving cream. The shaving brush also helps the shaving cream penetrate the skin which will help prevent ingrown hair and cuts.   There are 4 types of shaving brush:  Badger Boar Horse Synthetic It is up to you what you prefer in a shaving brush as they all...

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Shaving Techniques

Shaving Techniques

We know most of you simply chuck on some shaving cream and then drag a razor across your face every morning to ‘attempt’ to look sharp. But what you’re doing is causing yourself more harm than good. By doing it the wrong way your skin will suffer from ingrown hairs, razor burns and nicks & cuts resulting in you covering your face with little pieces of toilet roll. Here at Dear Barber we want you to be sharp & stylish, but we also want your skin to be in good shape after you’ve taken a blade to it, so here...

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What no one tells you about hair loss!

What no one tells you about hair loss!

It’s not surprising that you’re all worried about hair loss as around 40% of men experience noticeable hair loss by the time they’re 35 which rises to 65% of over 60s. So if you’re worried that you won’t look like Philip Schofield and more like Prince William, here at Dear Barber we’ve done a research and can give you the following advice…   What causes natural hair loss?  Look at your Dad and Grandad to see what condition their hair is in, this is like looking into the future for you! Unfortunately, lads, almost all hair loss results from male-pattern baldness that comes...

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Pomade! What is it and how does it work?

Pomade! What is it and how does it work?

Pomade is a popular hair product that men have used throughout the years. But what is it? What effect does it have on your hair? If you are unsure as to what this great product is; just think Elvis. It lost its shine for a while when ultra-short cuts and that floppy long hair look was fashionable, however, it is making its come back and this is thanks to the revitalization of gentlemanly fashion leaving Pomade to redeem itself. The modern Pomades today are lighter, less greasy and contain natural ingredients, helping to keep hair healthy. Dear Barber’s Pomade is perfect...

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