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Landing the perfect part

Landing the perfect part

Whether you’re a 60’s marketing mogul like Don Draper, a mysterious millionaire like Jay Gatsby or an average Joe trying to find that right hairstyle, the side part is perfect for anyone who is looking to class up their act. Most men will find that their hair has ...

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No Facebook. Yes FaceToFace. - Uomo Modern Barber - Victoria Barber

No Facebook. Yes FaceToFace. - Uomo Modern Barber - Victoria Barber

There used to be a time when communicating was done face-to-face.

I am noticing a regretful trend happening in business and society today. Let me share two examples from my own experience as a barber.

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Undercut Comeback - Uomo Modern Barber - Victoria Barber

Undercut Comeback - Uomo Modern Barber - Victoria Barber

For all of those who remember how cool we were in the early 90′s with our mushroom cuts… guess what? They’re back!

That’s right. Even though we may look at our high school photos and say to ourselves: “What was I thinking?!”, you now have a change ...

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Shaving Brush Series: Part 2 - Uomo Modern Barber - Victoria Barber

Shaving Brush Series: Part 2 - Uomo Modern Barber - Victoria Barber

In the world of wet shaving, knowing how to use a shaving brush is very important.

Firstly, learn why a shaving brush is better for your shave at this blog post.

Once you have a brush, you need to use it properly. To start, you will want to ‘pre-moisten’ your ...

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How to loose the Movember Stache

How to loose the Movember Stache

Movember is coming to an end. You’ve toiled for an entire month and yes, you have proven to the world that caterpillars do exist. Now might be the time to take that furry critter off of your upper lip.

So what should you do? Should you bite the bullet ...

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Movember – 20% to Cancer

Movember – 20% to Cancer

Movember is here.

Interestingly enough, I have a customer who was on the Movember committee last year in Victoria. He was saying that Movember has become so successful that they now donating to other causes. It just goes to show the power of the mustache.

At Uomo Modern Barber, even ...

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6 Mo’ Shaping Essentials for Movember Men - Uomo Modern Barber - Victoria Barber

6 Mo’ Shaping Essentials for Movember Men - Uomo Modern Barber - Victoria Barber


With Movember hitting the midway point, many of the gentlemen that have been growing a mo’ are (finally) seeing some results. In fact, some of them may be at the point where they can start to look at shaping their growth into a more stylized shape.

Here are a few ...

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Learn how to straight razor shave?

Learn how to straight razor shave?

There was once a time when men would rise with the sun, coffee was cooked over a fire, and the straight razor was used to shave.

Somehow, over the last few decades, the straight razor has been stigmatized and feared. Hollywood has turned this once simple and elegant instrument into ...

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How often should men shampoo?

How often should men shampoo?

This is a question that I am asked time and time again, and believe it or not, it is a very important question. How often we wash our hair directly affects our hair, and more importantly, how much hair we have.

The first thing to consider is the time of ...

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Safety or Straight Razor?

Safety or Straight Razor?

Which one is best? A safety razor? Or a straight razor?

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