How-To Video: Urban Block

The men's grooming category is constantly evolving, offering up new and exciting trends on a regular basis. As men begin to experiment with bold styles, shapes and designs, barbering is taking on an entirely new meaning. From skin fades and under-cuts to longer quiffs and even pompadours, there's certainly no shortage of inspiration on the men's side of things. 

In today's how-to video, Esquire Grooming barber Trevelle Baker walks us through a cut that he calls the "urban block." The cut maintains some of the client's natural texture on top, incorporates a slight fade on the sides and focuses on creating elevation in the front. 

 

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