While I was still in school, I had been stalking down my new boss for months. But not in the creepy kind of way, in the “hire me” kind of way… Josh Nichols has been in the business for over 15 years, a salon owner in St. Louis for two, and he is one of the most talented hairdressers I know. His first salon, KINK, won Alive Magazine’s Hot List Award for Hottest Salon! And he is STLFW’s house hairdresser. Needless to say, I set my goals very high.
After hunting him down during St. Louis Fashion Week last Spring, I finally landed an interview. And I’d say it went well because he put me on his award winning team!
Just last month, we opened a brand new men’s grooming salon, Notch! The men’s industry is really booming. Men are starting to put more time into their appearance, especially when it comes to their hair.
So, I thought there was no better time than NOW to do my very first men’s hair tutorial! The classic pompadour has been a popular style. Often rocked by global hottie, David Beckham.
With a little help from my amazing boss, I give you the Classic Pompadour: