Friday fact

The evidence for shaving in prehistoric times comes from cave paintings which show that two sea shells working in a pincer movement were used as tweezers to pluck the facial hairs. Ouch!

Friday fact

The word barber is derived from the Latin term, “barba,” which means beard. Throughout history, having a beard and facial hair was considered a sign of high social status, thus finding a good barber to groom your beard meant you were wealthy. Some even considered...

Friday fact

In 1963, major league baseball pitcher Gaylord Perry remarked, “They’ll put a man on the moon before I hit a home run.” On July 20, 1969, an hour after Neil Armstrong set foot on the surface of the moon, Perry hit is first, and only, home run while...

Friday fact

Retired basketball sensation Michael Jordan makes more money from Nike each year than all the Nike factory workers in Malaysia combined.