Do you think you are in need of a 911 hair emergency or simply tired of wearing the same bowl cut from Justin Bieber's glory days? Then think no more and head to these top 18 barbershops in Malaysia! Barbershop beard styles.
Lifestyle portal recently compiled this list of contenders for best barbers in Malaysia for 2016.
Since many of the contenders have garnered a sizeable fan following comprising Malaysia's new generation of stylish gentlemen and perhaps a new breed of spornosexuals, Malaysian Digest did a quick survey of these cool barbers on Instagram and checked out their profiles and masterpieces on display.
Following is the roundup of Malaysia's hottest barbers:
Founded by one half of Malaysia's famous rap duo Too Phat's Joe Flizzow, Joe's Barbershop is renowned for setting the trend of a more high-end look to the profession. Operating in three major locations within Klang Valley, Joe's Barbershop managed to set the trend for emerging barber shops to revamp the practice to appeal more towards customers for trying new and more daring hair styles.
Subang Jaya: 18, Jalan SS 15/8b, Ss 15, 47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor. 03-56137000
Bangi: Jalan Medan Pb 2A, Seksyen 9, 43650 Bandar Baru Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia. 03-89200544
Taman Tun Dr Ismail: Rasta, Jalan Datuk Sulaiman, 60000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur. 013-7873115
Boasting their one of a kind haircut plus coffee and pasta packages on Instagram, this Ampang barbershop sets the bar high for being unique as our second entrant into the list.
Address: Block B, 1-21 Dagang Avenue, Jalan Dagang B/3A, 68000 Ampang, Selangor. 012-3744354 or 011-6231385
With its 10,000 followers on Instagram, this barbershop is famous for being a gentlemen's social club that offers classical haircuts for stylish lads - young or old alike in Subang Jaya.
Address: No 25-1, Jalan USJ 9/5P, Subang Business Centre, 47620 Subang Jaya. 03-80119664 or 016-6867206
Located in Sunsuria Avenue in Kota Damansara, this barbershop is a strong contender by offering a great deal for men to get their grooming done. RM25 for a cut and Rm35 for a cut and shave.
Address: Lakeside Wing, Sunsuria Avenue, Petaling Jaya, Selangor. 014-2645308
5. Barbero Barber Shop Barbero barbershop
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With a strong following of nine thousand followers on its Instragram, this barbershop located in Jalan Setiawangsa, Kuala Lumpur gives RM5 discounts to students.
Address: D-0-12, Setiawangsa Business Suite, Jalan Setiawangsa 11, Kuala Lumpur. 012-3086040
6. Gunteng Barber Shop Gunteng barbershop
Offering one of a kind barbershop vibes in Malaysia's East Coast, this barbershop offers its patrons an amazing range of hair pomades and beard oil at affordable prices.
Address: B20, Lorong Tun Ismail 11, Sri Dagangan 2, 25000 Kuantan Pahang. 010-9050403
7. Wak Doyok Barbershop Wak Doyok Barber Shop
Founded by Malaysia's most well-dressed man Wak Doyok, this establishment is a must-visit if you're a die-hard fan of the fashion icon.
Address: No 7, Jalan SS 15/4, 47500 Subang Jaya. 018-2298825
Located in Kelana Jaya and doubling as a multi-brand streetwear retailer, The Duke My offers customers an RM25 hair cut with a complimentary wash as well.
Address: 17-A, Jalan SS6/12, Kelana Jaya. 018-3276722 or 017-6669694
Rocking a classic red front door reminiscing of London's iconic phone booths, this establishment located in Ampang sports a cool interior design with classic checkered floor and boasts interesting paraphernalia on display and a photo booth for customers to show off their fresh hair cut.
Address: No. B – 1 – G, Jalan Selaman 1/1, Dataran Palma, 68000 Ampang, Selangor. 03-42667421
10. Ramlee's Sport Barbers Club Ramlees Sport Barber Club
Operating in both Shah Alam and Taman Tun Dr Ismail Kuala Lumpur, this barbershop offers free barbershop courses and has a football field design on its floor to complement the name.
Kuala Lumpur: No 37A (First Floor), Lorong Rahim Kajai 13, TTDI Kuala LUmpur. 03-77328617
Shah Alam: D-12-1 (First Floor), Jalan Serai Wangi M 16/M, Alam Avenue 2, Seksyen 16, Shah Alam, Selangor. 03-55237496
This contender on our list of 18 best barbershops in Malaysia with twelve thousand followers on Instagram is located in Shah Alam and sports a graffiti as its main conversation piece in its lounge.
Adress: Tingkat 2, No 7A Jalan Plumbum Q7/Q Seksyen 7 40000 Shah Alam. 017-3644158
12. Independent Barber Shop Independent Barber Shop
Well known for its unusual operating hours, this barbershop operates until 3am on weekends and 2am on weekdays!
Address: 65, Jalan Dwitasik 1, Dataran Dwitasik, 56000 Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 03-91740048 or 017-7790073
Address: 51, Jalan Dwitasik, Dataran Dwitasik, 56000 Kuala Lumpur. 010-2355000
Located at 29G, Jln Wangsa Delima 5 Seksyen 5 in Wangsa Maju, this is definitely one of a must-visit barbershop for barbershop enthusiast.
Operational hour: 11am – 9.30am (Mondays-Sundays). 017–6449363 @ 011-20661126
Operating in Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh and Kuala Kangsar, this barbershop deserves a nod on the list for its classic Malaysian style barbershop interior as an homage to the time-tested barber profession.
Kuala Lumpur: The Garage KL, Jalan Hillview, Taman Sri Ukay, 68000 Ampang. 013-6008064
Kuala Kangsar: G29 Bandar Baru, Kuala Kangsar. 016-9503974
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Ipoh: No 13 Jalan Raja Musa Aziz, 30300 Ipoh. 05-2414413
16. Son And Dad Barber Shop Son and Dad Barber Shop
Located in Georgetown Penang, this barbershop made it on the list for the cool white lab coats donned by the barbers while working to elevate the barbershop experience for its patrons.
Address: 53 A, Lebuh Acheh,Georgetown,Pulau Pinang.04-2630019 @ 019-4419214
17. The 1855 Tonsorial Parlour 1855 Tonsorial Parlour
Some of the famous patrons of this barbershop are comedian and actor Afdlin Shauki and JDT 2 center-back Baihakki Khaizan. Check out their Instagram page for more cool pictures!
Address: Kilang Bateri, Jalan Tampoi, Kawasan Perindustrian Tampoi, Johor Bahru. 017-7126512
With most number of Instagram followers clocking in at 12,300 at present and five operational locations, this barbershop is our final contender in the top 18 best barbershop in Malaysia. Plus, the cool barbershop set-up using a metal commercial shipping container adds masculine flair to this establishment.
Address: 29, Jalan Susur Dewata 1, Larkin Perdana, 80350, Johor, Malaysia. 017-7205113