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If they keep accidentally pressing their junk against your arm when you're sitting the chair they're probably a traditional barber.
Then why is it that only the creepy old guys do it?
The only babershop near me that is (I'm told) any good caters exclusively to black people. How did I find this out? I walked in one day to try and get a cut and they told me "Sorry, we don't do white people hair. We only cut black folks hair."I walked out calling them racists and proceeded to go to the nearest Supercuts, where I got a good haircut for a good price. It wasn't as good or as cheap as my barber back in Rhode Island was, but it was a haircut.
In my experience it's not a racism thing. There are physical and chemical differences between different ethnic hair types. Stylists tend to specialize in one type, maybe two. The really good ones are more versatile. That doesn't mean white hair isn't worthy to be cut by the black hair specialists; it just means they aren't experienced with it and don't know how to give you the best service. Now sure, they could have said it more gently, but the result is the same: you have to go somewhere else to get good service.