A hairstyle can change anyone’s look and with the growing number of stylish haircuts out there, it is no wonder why so many barber shops are suddenly stepping up their game on how real gentlemen should be pampered. Whether you are looking for a cool new look, want to achieve that perfect pompadour or just need a good ol’ shave, here are some great barber shops that you should check out:
5 Great Barber Shops to Help You Get a Sleek and Dapper Look
5. John Barbers
(02) 887 5646
Somerset Millenium, 104 Aguirre, Makati
Located in Legazpi Village, John Barbers has been the home of the bespoke man since 2015. They offer cuts, shaves, manicure, pedicures, facials and massages. What we love about John Barbers is their very masculine interiors that boost of leather, metal and various industrial accessories. Their barbers are experienced stylists who have worked in the Philippines and abroad. They also speak other foreign languages.
4. Back Alley
0947 518 5736
Ground Floor, Alpha Condominium, Bautista Street, Salcedo Village, Salcedo, Makati
They have perfected the pompadour, so if you want to get that hairstyle, head on over to Back Alley. The outside of Back Alley is just like any other, but as soon as you step in, you’ll see vintage and re-purposed items that give a cool and relaxing vibe to the shop. It is a place where men can relax with a Hungover Treatment, which is inclusive of a facial, a shoulder massage and a head massage.
3. Felipe and Sons
(02) 625 5735 | (02) 997 3724
Mezzanine A, LPL Mansions, 122 San Agustin St., Salcedo Village, Makati City | El Pueblo Real De Manila, J Vargas Ave Cor ADB Ave Ortigas Center Pasig City
This is where real gentlemen find everything that they need. It is a go-to place for grooming and styling. Plus, you can get a well-tailored suit there paired with a crisp white shirt. The ambiance is like no other. You will even get offered a glass of whiskey or a cup of freshly brewed coffee. If you are wondering where your favorite celebrity gets groomed, then you found the place.
2. Heavy Hands Barber Shop
Unit G3 Concepcion Aguila st cor. 2nd St. Mendiola, Manila
One of the newest and hippest barber shops in Manila, Heavy Hands has perfected the faded pompadour and cut and beard shaping. Unlike most barber shops, Heavy Hands has a rock and roll feel to it. They also sell a variety of pomades so you can style your hair the way they do in-house.
(02) 856 1712
2nd Floor, The Link, North Dr. Cor. Makati Ave, Makati City
Grooming will never be the same again as Union Station has spoiling services for all the guys (and girls) out there. If you are looking for a sleek hairstyle or a fashionable color, Union Station has a team that can make your cool hairstyle a reality. They are the only barber shop that offers singeing, a traditional method of removing stray hair by using a stick with a bit of flame. Don’t worry – it’s all safe… and really cool, too!
There is no need to wonder where to get groomed anymore. These barber shops will do the trick! You may have to set an appointment for some of these shops, though, so don’t forget to call in beforehand! 🙂