Barber shops are a little heaven for men. They specialize in basic hair cutting services and grooming services such as facial hair trimming and shaving. Just what men really need to look good in a big city. There are not that many barbers’ shops in Russia; beauty treatments remain the prerogatives of women. So the following addresses for high-end male grooming in Moscow are worth framing.
1 JP Barbers
Barber’s and Beauty Shop JP Barbers belongs to the Premium Class beauty shops, aimed both at representatives of the Russian business elite and at foreign businessmen working in Moscow. From the very first day — since 1999 —Barber’s and Beauty Salon provided preening services exclusively for gentlemen. It is impossible not to mention the originality of the interior. The shop has been designed to achieve the ultimate Gentleman’s Club atmosphere. The cozy premises, combining elegancy style and courtliness, make Your visits special and unforgettable. You can relax in a quiet haven of real leather and mahogany. English speaking, experienced and polite specialists (trained in London by the best British Barber Mr. Ian Mathews).
JP Barbers, 7 Mokhovaya street, +7 495 7972052, www.jpbarbers.ru
2 McLinn Saloon
McLinn can be praised for a highly professional team of barbers and hairdressers, certified with internationally recognized institutes. In serving the customers they use only the best cosmetic brands for men, such as American Crew. There is a full range of services created especially for men. Among the most popular are haircuts, shaving (classical and fashioned), male manicure,pedicure, massage programs, developed especially for clients who are always pressed for time but want to have services of the best quality.
McLinn, Chistoprudny Boulevard, 23, +7 495 628-39-25, www.mclinn.ru
3 Sport&Spa Saloon of men’s aesthetic
Sport & Spa men's health club was established in 2006 as the first and only club in Moscow, uniting the tradition of gentlemen’s club of the past with the latest innovations in the area of fitness and SPA. The interiors designed by renowned English designers Roderick Adams and Robert Edwards and combines alluring spirit of luxury and impeccable taste. Sport & Spa gained a reputation of the place for wealthy people who really care about their appearance and health. Opened 24 hours.
Sport&Spa, Krilatskaya street, 10, +7 495 968-58-18, www.sportspa.ru
4 Wella Dolores Saloon, best barber-Svetlana Rizhkova
Beefcakes from GQ magazine bureau in Russia trust with their haircuts to Svetlana Rizhkova, not only because she is a world champion in hairdressing. But because Ryzhkova always knows first what is fashionable in hairstyling. This season she recommends long bangs and the same image as a male model in 1 Million by Paco Rabanne fragrance advert has.
5 Aldo Coppola, best barber- Alfonso Kompaniar
Alfonso, top barber from Milan, has been styling men for twenty-five years. It’s thanks to him that Russia men are addicted now to so call chameleon haircuts: a classic, suitable for business meeting haircut in the morning transfers into trendy and ultra modern when party time comes. Alfonso possesses very tricky technique and a talent for an optical illusion: even balding gentleman leave his barber’s armchair with thick boyish hair.