Barbershops in Western countries are enjoying a revival. Hipsters are often very well groomed gents who go to the barbershop on a regular basis. Today, modern barbershops combine the classical men’s grooming with a contemporary aesthetic.
Curious to discover a few great barbershops in New York? Then check out our top 5 videos (we haven’t tested them, we’ve just been inspired by their videos and their skill).
BEST BARBERSHOPS IN NEW YORK
THE ART OF SHAVING SPA
This spa offers an indulging grooming experience in a luxurious and masculine environment. Their master barbers practice for thousands of hours to become skilled in the art of the perfect shave. The spa introduces clients to the four elements of the perfect shave.
LUDLOW BLUNT (FORMER TOMMY GUNS SALON)
These are by far the most stylish barbershops in New York, the perfect location for a Martin Scorsese movie.
Sam Buffa, the founder of Fellow Barber, has got three barbershops in New York City. They provide classic men’s cuts and straight-razor shaves.
BLIND BARBER, BROOKLIN
This barbershop is located not only in New York, but also in Los Angeles. In the front, it provides cuts and shaves for men. In the back, clients can enjoy a cocktail.
Barber’s Blueprint is an affordable, yet luxe men’s salon near Soho in Little Italy/Nolita and in Boerum Hill near Downtown Brooklyn. According to Time Out, this is one of the best barbershops in New York. It also offers a 45-minute old-fashioned Blueprint signature shave, which uses straight razors, hot towels and a facial massage.
Don’t miss VERTIGO’s next print issue, if you’re interested in shaving and grooming as well as men’s perfumes and cosmetics.