What distinguishes a good barber from one that will mess your hairline moves beyond the shop owning the best décor or the best set of barbering tools, the barber’s skills, his expertise and demeanour come in handy.
But what distinguishes a good barber from one that will mess your hairline moves beyond the shop owning the best décor or the best set of barbering tools, the barber’s skills, his expertise and demeanour come in handy.
To give you and unforgettable experience at the barber’s shop today’s barbering shops move beyond just a haircut they come with a complete package which includes massages, pedicure and manicure treatment.
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Pulse.com.gh went around town to look for the best barbering salons in the city of Accra and the deals they offer
Xmen touts itself as the leading male grooming and wellness brand with the largest clientele in corporate Ghana. The barbering shop which is in its sixth year of operation also offers grooming, general wellness, fashion, networking and entertainment services. It is also the first barbering shop to introduce the gift voucher system for its clients. For the platinum package, one will have to cough up 35 cedis and it allows the holder to get a haircut, manicure, pedicure, a facial treatment and drinks from the bar. You are likely to bump into one of your favourite celebrities when you get a haircut or a facial as they troop in on a daily basis. TV host Kwami Sefa-Kayi, rapper E.L, and radio personality Bola Ray are frequent members of the exclusive club. It is located on the Freetown Avenue, opposite Papa’s Pizza in East Legon.
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Located in the prime neighbourhood of Cantonments in Accra, Kenzo’s Place is another barber’s shop that is changing the way men and women have a good haircut at a cool price. Aside the men’s grooming, it is also a beauty salon with eight in-house hairstylists, three for women and five for men who offer top-notch barbering and beauty services. Kenzo boasts of the most highly skilled staff who are all trained by one of London's best hair stylists to give you nothing but long lasting perfect looks. It also has a day spa that is ready to take care of your wellness and a wax centre to take out all the unwanted body hair. It is opened from 8am to 8pm Monday through Saturday and 1pm to 8pm on Sundays. Prices range for 25-50 cedis depending on exactly the sort of service you require.
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Headlines Barbering Shop
The headlines barbering shop also joins the list of cool barbering shops that provide awesome deals for their client. The East Legon outlet provides a haircut, neck massages and facials for 20 cedis. Pedicure and manicure is also done for a fee.
The Boardroom Grooming Centre
The boardroom grooming center is very new to the barbering scene in Ghana but it’s already made a name for itself. It’s situated on the Bawalashie - East Legon Road, a few minutes’ drive from the University of Ghana and the Tetteh Quarshie Roundabout. According to the centre, their barbers have had the pleasure of working with many celebrities in Dubai. It offers a cool and artistic environment where you can check in on the latest music and fashion trends. A 30-minute shave would cost a cool 20 Ghana cedis while facial treatments cost 100 cedis.
Waxing for men, manicure, pedicure, hair treatments and facials, head and shoulder massage, beats and cuts services are offered at the centre.
Exotic Trendz has branches in all the major malls and shopping arcades in the city of Accra. In all it has 7 ultra-modern unisex salons that offer hair treatments, body treatments, nail treatments and correction of facial problems for Ghanaians from various walks of life. Exotic Trendz has highly-skilled hairstylists who are cordial and professional so be ready treat you to premium trimming that could set you back as high as 100 cedis.
Hilla Liman Barber’s Shop (University Of Ghana)
The establishment has three very-skilled barbers who cater to the needs of their respective clients. A typical day sees dozens of students, alumni and workers of the university passing through for a haircut. It serves also as a venue to distress, have conversation with the boys and discuss sports.