Dabwali, Haryana: Barbers from India turn heads with haircuts featuring customers’ favourite celebrities


Barbers at a far-flung city within the northern Indian state of Haryana are turning their shoppers’ heads into canvasses with artistic haircuts that embody portraits of their favorite celebrities.

Rajwinder Singh Sidhu and Gurwinder Singh Sidhu, barber brothers from the municipal council city of Dabwali, have sculpted near-immaculate pictures of Michael Jackson, Mickey Mouse, and even the Taj Mahal on their shoppers’ heads.

Gurwinder Singh Sidhu shows a photograph of Michael Jackson subsequent to a buyer after he made a hair tattoo of the pop star within the buyer’s hair inside his store in Dabwali city


Shoppers can select from all kinds of pictures and the 2 males say they’re flooded with requests. The brothers, aged 29 and 31 respectively, have obtained requests for portraits of Bollywood stars and in style Indian sportsmen.

The Sidhus, who began their enterprise seven years in the past, use a variety of instruments, together with completely different sizes of trimmers, pencils, and scissors to form the desires of their clients into actuality.

They begin by partially trimming off the again of an individual’s head, adopted by drawing the portrait utilizing a pencil. They use completely different instruments to shave off patches of hair to type the canvas for his or her artwork work.

“We’ve made hair designs that includes cricketers like Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar, and [MS] Dhoni,” Gurwinder Singh Sidhu advised the South China Morning Submit. “We’ve additionally [drawn] well-known faces like Dan Bilzerian, the Rock, [Cristiano] Ronaldo, and [Bollywood stars] like Ajay Devgan and Hritik Roshan.”

They honed their abilities on their clients in alternate without cost haircuts.

Gurwinder Singh Sidhu shapes the hair of a buyer right into a lion inside their store in Dabwali city


“At first, we used to present anybody we might pay money for free haircuts in order that we might follow our abilities on them,” Rajwinder Singh Sidhu advised Reuters.

“Some days we used to follow until 2am as a result of throughout the day we used to run the common salon,” he added.

In keeping with the artists, sophisticated designs normally take 4 hours to chop, whereas easier pictures could be tackled beneath an hour.

The barber brothers cost roughly £15-25 for his or her particular haircuts and plan on taking their abilities and enterprise overseas someday.

“[We want to participate in] hair design competitions held in US and Mexico,” mentioned Gurwinder Singh Sidhu. “We are going to attempt to participate, representing India to make our nation proud.”