Famous barber creates haircut to honor Uvalde school shooting victims
A barber who got his start on the South Side and became famous by creating signature hairstyles featuring famous faces has now created a look to honor the 19 children and two teachers gunned down inside an elementary school classroom in Uvalde.
What to expect when you visit salons, barbershops in San Antonio
If you have yet to get a trim at a salon or barbershop in San Antonio, heres what you might expect based on two visits Ive made to such businesses. Customers happy to return to salons in Bexar County after 6 weeks of closed doorsYou had to call the number to let them know you arrived. We checked in and sat down for a few minutes until they called my sons name and I gave the stylist haircut instructions. All the stylists were wearing masks and customers are asked to wash their hands prior to getting a haircut. The checklists are similar for salons, but you can view those and all Open Texas Checklists by clicking here.
Did you know you can give yourself a full spa treatment, with ingredients found in your own home?
The spa might be closed, but that doesn’t mean you can’t treat yourself while quarantining, right? Believe it or not, there are tons of remedies for facial and hair treatments -- that you can do with ingredients that you probably already have deep in your cupboard or refrigerator. StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan had his friend Katrina show him just how easy it is to create a supple face mask and color correctors for hair with pantry item staples, such as milk, honey, and yes, even ketchup. It might seem a little strange at first, but using organic and natural ingredients like milk and honey can make a luxurious face mask -- and if your hair is damaged by the sun or chlorine from a pool, ketchup can take care of that right away. Obviously, nothing compares to a day trip to a spa, getting waited on hand and foot, but with a little imagination (and some at-home ingredients), you can turn your home into the spa of your dreams, even in quarantine.
How to fix a botched quarantine haircut? Buzz it
If you have short hair and your attempt to give yourself an at-home quarantine haircut didn’t go so well, your only option might be to buzz it. That’s what happened to StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan’s friend Scott, but luckily for him, a quick buzz cut (with the correct guard) fixed his botched hair in no time. Jordan also suggests using a guard that isn’t too short, so you can take away more hair if you desire. Once that hair is gone, it’s gone, so always be mindful of how much you’re taking off. You can watch the newest StyleWise video above, and make sure to like and subscribe to the StyleWise channel for more videos.
WATCH: Anchors Mark Austin, Leslie Mouton discuss Leslie’s attempt at cutting husband’s hair
SAN ANTONIO – Watch as GMSA @ 9 anchor Leslie Mouton cuts her husband’s hair during the COVID-19 quarantine. To view the video, click above. Click here to read some tips on how to do so, and then post your pics to our gallery of home haircuts. COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused by the new virus, stands for coronavirus disease 2019. The disease first appeared in late 2019 in Wuhan, China, but spread around the world in early 2020, causing the World Health Organization to declare a pandemic in March.
Community gallery: At-home haircuts
SAN ANTONIO – Have you cut your kids’ hair, your spouse’s or maybe even your own hair during COVID-19? With salons and barbershops closed for more than a month, many people are getting desperate and taking matters into their own hands -- with varying results. We want to see your haircut pictures in our community gallery!
These YouTube tutorials might help with cutting your own hair
Snip, snip, it’s time to learn how to cut your own hair. With hair salons and barbershops shut down in many states across America during the pandemic, many people are looking for ways on how they still have a fresh haircut without leaving home. Do-it-yourself haircut tutorials have been on YouTube for years, but now, more than ever, people are looking for fresh content to help them feel a little bit more themselves during this unsettling time period. Here are a few different videos, if you’re brave enough to attempt something like this. Short hair:Long hair: