Male Grooming Shaving Services
With New York Barbershop, Matthew, Melissa Bourne and Andrew Gilbert
Duration19 minutes
Skill levelIntermediate
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Erika Vera of New York Barbershop demonstrates a classic shaving service. Her barbering tutorial provides vital pointers on skin preparation, body position, blade angle and direction, first and second passes and outlines. 

The final result is a quintessential grooming service that provides a smooth result and longevity of shave with defined outlines for the discerning gent.

Technical skills

  • Applications
  • Backhand razoring
  • Creams
  • Forehand razoring
  • Lathering brushes
  • Moisturing balms
  • Oils
  • Open blade razors
  • Skin tensioning


Contributor: New York Barbershop
Model: Matthew
Make-Up Artist: Melissa Bourne
Photographer: Andrew Gilbert

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