Black Hair Dos

Black Hair Dos - There are simply shy of nine million people in London. And anyone who's ever tried for any haircut there will tell you, a fraction fewer barber shops.

As happens with every little thing in the capital – bars, flats, romantic partners – the sheer depth of variety can make it nigh-on impossible to find a suitable barber shop, which describes why we've got taken to the streets to find the cream of your Big Smoke's crop.

From magnificent Mayfair grooming emporiums fit for only a king to South London chop shops offering precision skin fades cheaper than a round of drinks, you never need to settle for just a bad haircut ever again.

Never let the name fool you, the highly-skilled staff only at that Edinburgh-born barbering establishment are certainly not violent, which is just as well given the variety of bladed implements they need at their disposal.

Ruffians was one of many names that spearheaded the barber shop revolution of the recent past, giving rise with a modern age of male grooming in the act and helping men to are proud of their appearances once again.

That has a history dating back to 1896, the bottom at Pall Mall Barbers is no stranger to a new smattering of shorn hair. The unique Whitcomb Street shop has become the oldest in the capital and despite having changed hands once or twice, has not stopped using them to chop mops.

For mid-price cuts, Pall Mall Barbers'contains a glowing reputation, that has seen it amenable locations in city to handle demand. There's a New York shop coming in 2010, too.