Ben, tell us a little about your background and how you got into the male grooming?
“I actually used to be a corporate lawyer in litigation for eight years but as I got more senior I still had a baby face. My perception of authority didn’t match what I saw in the mirror every day and I thought that maybe growing some facial hair would help with that. This was a while ago, about 2008-2009 so there was very little room for facial hair in the corporate environment.
Recently we’ve had the pleasure of catching up with Josh Mihan from The Bearded Man, a barbershop on Melbourne’s Chapel St. that is shaking up Melbourne’s “barber scene”. Focused on the mantra “Cuts. Beans. Beats.” The Bearded Man has a very unique and refreshing approach that stands out amongst a city filled with much of the same.
Jared Acquaro is the brains behind A Poor Man’s Millions – the fashion and lifestyle blog every Rugged Yet Smooth gent needs to follow.