Ziad is a third generation barber and cosmologist from Lebanon. As an adolescent he apprenticed under his uncle in Beirut.
He committed himself to learning his family’s traditional barber style. Under his uncle’s tutelage he mastered the 100 year-old art of straight edge razor shaving.
Ziad applied himself every day to not only master his craft, but to further his family’s legacy of professional barbers. Looking to further improve his skills, Ziad went to study in Paris. While in school there he completed 2,400 hours of work study, earning him a diploma in the school of Hairdressing Fashion and Creation. His previous works have included runway completions, wedding consultations, and styles featured on Vogue affiliated magazines. He has even pushed himself to master the craft of interview style makeovers.
Mike is a fourth generation Master Barber with more than 20 years of professional experience. He holds licenses in three states, and has successfully competed in style competitions for Paul Mitchell, Graham Webb, and others.
One of his greatest passions is creating a unique style upgrade that suits the individual’s taste, career, or special occasion. His love of old movies inspired him to perfect his skills in classic, vintage, old style, and regulation military haircuts. He also specializes in longer and more traditional layer cuts. Mike’s unique cuts have been worn to the Tonys, Emmys, Grammys, CMAs, and the Democratic National Convention.
His haircuts have been featured in several publications including The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald, The New Yorker, Field and Stream, Muscle and Fitness, and Southie. This also includes news broadcasters on the Salem Evening News.
Mike has done styling for theatrical productions such as Guys and Dolls, On the Town, Pippin, and Rent. Furthermore he's done the hair of the Gay Men's Chorus of Boston.
Jon is a master barber and has been cutting hair in the neighborhood for nearly 20 years. Jon takes a customized approach to every head of hair. He is a good listener and yet is full of advice for newcomers.
Whether it is thru Zoom or Skype: people will appreciate seeing Jon's reliable and long lasting cuts.
Jon looks forward to meeting new clients and catching up with all the long-time ones too.
Michael Cafarella was born and raised in Boston Massachusetts. Michael is 45 years old, with three kids and one grandson. He' been cutting hair since he was 12 because his mom was tired of him asking for money for fresh cuts every couple weeks, he took the money from the last haircut and bought his own set of clippers and taught himself how to give a basic buzz cut. In 2004 he graduated from New England hair Academy and he's been working in and around Boston ever since.