Saddling up in an old-school barber chair is usually a matter of classic grooming. Of course, when it comes to looking your best, you'll also want to be in the best hands — someone who knows a thing or two about looking sharp, if you catch our drift.
That’s why we popped our heads into the Bay’s top barbershops to find the snazziest cut masters around. Trust us, after meeting these five adorable, razor-wielding cuties, you’ll be running to your phone to make that appointment. From an Oakland babe who gives a killer shave, to a dapper dude you’ll be tempted to wink at in the mirror (we wouldn't blame you), get on a first-name basis after the jump, and find out what makes them, well, a cut above the rest.
Photographed by Rachelle Derouin
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