Want a hipster haircut? Take a virtual tour of these 5 unique barber shops first

Berita Harian

So you were born with that amazing ability to grow facial hair.

Then comes the hard part: That glorious hipster beard you’ve grown needs a trim that you just can’t manage yourself with a pair of scissors or a beard trimmer.

Old school barbers have always been an option but in recent years, a slew of hip barber shops have taken root here, offering not just bespoke services in maintaining that beard but in giving you an edgy haircut with all the bells and whistles.

But wait, some of them have pushed their cool factor with interactive virtual Google tours.

Here are a few of notable mention.

1. The ‘A’ Street Barbershop

Opening hours: Tues – Sat: 12pm – 9pm (Last cut at 8pm) Sundays: 12pm – 6pm (Last cut at 5pm) Closed on Sundays and public holidays (unless stated otherwise) 53A Haji Lane, Tel: 92367036 Website: http://www.facebook.com/theAstreetbarbershop

2. Sultans of Shave

Opening hours: Mon – Fri: 10.30am – 9pm Sat: 11am – 6pm Closed on Sundays Level 3 Metro, The Centrepoint, 176 Orchard Road, Tel: 62220201 Website: http://sultansofshave.com/

3. We Need A Hero

Opening hours: Mon – Fri: 11am – 9pm Sat: 10am-9pm Sun: 10am – 8pm (Closed on selected eve and day of public holidays) 57 Eng Hoon Street, #01-86, Tel: 62225590 Website: http://www.weneedahero.sg

4. Jermyn Street

Opening hours: Mon – Friday: 11am – 9pm, except Wed: 7am – 9pm Sat: 10am – 8pm, closed on Sundays 108 Amoy Street, Tel: 62204010 Website: http://www.jermynstreet.com.sg/

5. Truefitt & Hill Opening hours: Mon – Sat: 10am to 8pm Sundays: 11am – 4pm 9 Ann Siang Hill, Tel: 62235263 Website: www.truefittandhill.com.sg