The Fighter: How a Barber Almost Lost His Career - Modern Men’s Grooming - Modern Salon

Beginning when Richard Silvestro was about 16 years old, he would go for a hair cut every two weeks. He loved the friendly banter between stylists and clients, private conversations that didn’t leave the shop, and sacred advice Silvestro could get as a teen, all included in the cost of a cut. The habitual visits felt so natural he wanted to make it his life. Silvestro began practicing his own styling skills on willing participants in his parents’ basement for free. After graduating high school,