Barber Tips


The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the demand for barber and personal appearance workers is strong and growing. As a barber you are operating as a small-business person. You may work in a shop owned by someone else, …

Barbering Certification

Shaving, cutting and trimming hair involves risk of infection and disease if barbers are not properly trained in safety and cleanliness procedures. For these reasons, each state requires that barbers and barbershops be certified, licensed and regulated.

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About Barbers

Barbering goes as far back as anyone can remember. Barbers are most well-known for giving men simple haircuts and also for giving them a close shave.
Things have changed over the years and barbershops are not as common as they

How Much Does A Barber Make a Year

Barbers provide services such as haircuts and shaving. A barber gets paid differently depending on where the barbershop is located and how much traffic the shop receives. Building a long-term clientele is essential in making the most money in the …

Tips on Being a Successful Woman Barber

Barbers offer men’s haircuts and shaves, so becoming a barber may seem like an odd career choice for a woman. But even though barbering may seem like a man’s world, about half the barbers working today are women. Still, to

Barbering Tips

Everybody loves a good barber–someone who can give you a good haircut, hold a conversation, tell a good joke and offer a few moments’ rest from an otherwise hectic life. Barbers often find their personality is as important as …

Barber Business Tips

A successful barbershop has a good location, provides great service, and keeps its expenses as low as possible. Because of an increase in salons and upscale stylists, barbershop profits have been squeezed. Luckily, the increase in salons actually represents an …

What Skills Do Barbers Need?

Barbers focus on hair care and are responsible for improving a customer’s appearance. In order to become a barber, individuals must complete a training program and obtain state licensure. State licensure requires barbers to pass a written examination and conduct …

Pros of Becoming a Barber

A barber is a worker who cuts hair and shaves or trims facial hair. Although a barber used to be a salon where gentlemen would come to get their hair and beard trimmed, it has become a growing industry for …