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29/04/2019

Scotland’s Best Barber Announced

The winner of the Best Student Barber  was announced at the Scottish Hair and Beauty event after an intense and exciting barber battle live on the Andis stage. Jonathan Gilmour beat off 5 other finalists to win the coveted title. There was no shortage of talent this year, as the entrant numbers more than doubled from last year and the quality from the initial photography round made it a hard-hitting decision for the judges. The six finalists spent a lot of time preparing for the live final and the commitment... Read More

18/04/2019

Scotland’s Best Barber Finalists Revealed

Six Scots are one step closer to being crowned Scotland’s Best Barber this morning after securing their place in the live final of the prestigious competition. After consulting with the judges, we now have our finalists… Andrew Dawson James Johnstone Michael Holm Dean Currie Louis Carmichael Lewis Gomes These six will battle it out live on the Barber Stage during Scottish Hair & Barber, showcasing their talent and skill in a bid to be crowned Scotland’s Best Barber 2019. As well as the live final, the Barber Stage will see... Read More

21/02/2019

Scottish Barber Competitions Return to the SEC, Glasgow

The Scottish Barber competitions will be returning to the SEC, Glasgow on Sunday 28th and Monday 29th April 2019. Hosted as part of the Scottish Hair & Barber trade shows, the Barber Stage, sponsored by Andis, will feature the live finals of Scotland’s Best Barber, as well as announce the winner of Scotland’s Best Student Barber. Plus, this year Andis, the Great British Barbering Academy and Styling Products UK are searching for Scotland’s Best Barbering College, a brand new addition to the competitions. The competitions aim to recognise professional and... Read More

21/11/2018

#5Barbers5Cuts: The Cuts!

As part of the Styling Products UK launch, we took five UK barbers and five of our new training heads and asked them to create something special that defined style and outlined skill. The results…Outstanding… Barber No.1 Mike Taylor – The Flat Top See The Video Here! Barber No.2 Kieron Price – The Caesar Crop See The Video Here! Barber No.3 – Baldy – The Pompadour See The Video Here! Barber No.4 – Tommy Pipkin – The Fade See The Video Here! Barber No.5 – Jim Williams – Texturised Top... Read More

14/11/2018

#5Barbers5Cuts – Introducing the Experts

As part of the Styling Products UK launch, we took five UK barbers and five of our new training heads and asked them to create something special that defined style and outlined skill. The results…Outstanding… Inroducing our five experts:   Passionate about his profession and a stalwart of British barbering, Mike Taylor has been a barber for over 25 years having opened his first barbershop in Newbury aged 20. Mike now successfully manages seven barbershops across Hampshire and Dorset. As well as working behind the chair in his barbershop in... Read More