aba Barber & Beauty Battle

August 5th, 2015 · 9:41 pm  →  Blog

  aba Barber & Beauty Battle Rules Each contestant will need to be registered prior to the event.  Pro categories will require a $50.00 fee that is nonrefundable.  Cash Prizes will be awarded to the top 3 of each Pro category. (1st $250.00, 2nd $100.00, 3rd $50.00).  Student categories is free to enter but must […]

Want to Become a Barber go to the best Barber School in Salt Lake City

April 22nd, 2015 · 10:43 pm  →  Blog

  American Beauty Academy  branched into the Salt Lake City Market earlier this year opening not only a new location but adding a well needed Barber Program.  They brought on Ray    Francom the owner of a successful group of Barbershops in Utah known as Ray’s Barber Shop to work as the Director of the […]

Ray’s Barber Shop with locations in Salt Lake City and Ogden

April 22nd, 2015 · 10:00 pm  →  Blog

Our Ogden Location is Open for business!

December 17th, 2013 · 10:24 pm  →  Blog

We are  excited to announce the opening of our newest location in Ogden!  It has been fun to watch our business grow from what started as a single chair shop in the Foothills of Salt Lake City to what has now become three separate locations.  Now with more than 20 barbers all working hard to […]

How to style a sweet handlebar mustache!

November 13th, 2013 · 10:54 pm  →  Blog

I asked my friend Bill Krause who is not only an expert on Mustaches but is also the creator and developer of Wild Bills XXX Brand Mustache Wax, to give us some pointers on how to grow, prep and style a sweet handle bar mustache.  You can find Wild Bills XXX Mustache Wax in any of […]

Tips for Getting a Great Shave!

April 8th, 2013 · 12:02 am  →  Blog

Do you remember when you learned how to shave?  Think about how excited you were to finally feel like your ready to take that right of passage into manhood.  Arrgghh!,  you were finally growing enough facial hair that your mom thought you were looking scruffy enough that you needed to buy a razor and shave […]

How do I get the perfect part?

February 9th, 2013 · 10:06 pm  →  Blog

  I had a customer return to the shop the other day and ask me, “how did you comb the part in my hair so straight?”  The thought had never even occured to me, but Men’s hairstyles over the past 15 years have not required combing.  Most hairstyles were just brushed or pushed to whatever […]

The best razor for the best shave!

November 13th, 2012 · 3:08 pm  →  Blog

  Being a barber I get asked this question on a daily basis.  What is the best razor for the best shave?  Many people seem to be unsatisfied with what they are currently using for shaving for one reason or another.  I would venture to say that most men are using the name brand razor […]

Layrite is a great pomade for that vintage look!

September 19th, 2012 · 9:54 pm  →  Blog

Layrite is a great hair pomade for many great looks.  If you are looking to pull off a pompadour or any other vintage look this product is great.  It also works well for Flat Tops, Crew Cuts, Mo hawks or Fo hawks or any other style that needs a good hold.   It holds like […]

Ray’s Downtown Salt Lake City is Now Open for business!

April 1st, 2012 · 10:01 pm  →  Blog

    It has been a very exciting time at Ray’s Barber Shop as we have opened our new Downtown location.  This Barber Shop is right in the heart of the downtown located at 154 S. Main Street.  When you step inside you will be awed at the spectacular size and the amazing details of […]