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How many hours do barbers work?

The majority of barbers work full time and some work overtime while others work as little as 10-20 hours a week. Barbering is a very flexible profession that allows many barbs to be able to set their own hours. Salon owners may or may not work long hours, depending on...

How many hours do barbers work?

The majority of barbers work full time and some work overtime while others work as little as 10-20 hours a week. Barbering is a very flexible profession that allows many barbs to be able to set their own hours. Salon owners may or may not work long hours, depending on...

How far apart should barber chairs be?

A ship having 101 to 300 personnel should have one barber chair with one additional chair for each 300 personnel. Barbershops with more than one chair should have the chairs spaced 4 1/ 2 to 5 feet apart to allow ample room for each barber.

Can a barber do color?

Both barbers and stylists can cut, color, perm or style hair. Only barbers, though, may perform razor shaves for men. As a barber, you’ll have mastered techniques in stropping, honing and shaving, along with hair and scalp care, skin care and facial massage,...