EXPERTISE AND IMAGES
Abdul started practicing on his mother’s hair at the age of 13. After School his studies included the L’Oréal Dark and Lovely Academy in France, L’Oréal in Paris, the London School of Beauty and Make Up in the UK, the American Crew Barber Academy in Boston, and the Schwarzkopf Academy in Berlin, Germany. He was a Stylist/Barber in countries all over the globe, as well as on a luxury cruise ship. He is still a globally sought after Barber/Stylist however Abdul made a lifestyle decision to be an integral partner at Frank’s 66 Barber Club and has been with us for 3 years. Abdul has styled hair in many competitions in his career including: The Face of Africa Awards and Miss World Pageant .Some of his other International and Local Celebs are for most Stylists only a dream. They include Tyra Banks, Nicki Minaj, Ciara, Iman, AKA, Khuli Chana, Mark William, Thierry Henry, Zidane, Samuel Etò, Djibril Cissé, Carlos Dunga, Michel Platini, Mike Tyson, Warren Whiteley and the list goes on. Abdul is without doubt one of the best Stylist/Barbers in SA.
Angie is a warm, friendly person with a passion for people. She strives for perfection and customer satisfaction. She treats each person with respect and love. Angie’s specialty is ladies cuts, colors and styling.
Just call her Candace or Candy. No Miss or Mrs required. She studied hairdressing for three years and is passionate about perfecting the work she does. Candace does it ALL. From colour and cutting, to barbering, styling and simply having fun. She is especially known for her cutting techniques and barbering work, making sure that there is no hair out of place. She is always friendly and ready to make you look sharp. Take a step into her world and walk out with an amazing experience.
Dilan’s passion for hair developed late in his life, at the age of 18. He wanted to pursue a career in ICT however through close friends he realized that he had a interest in hairstyling. Dilan studied and qualified as a Stylist through Carlton Hair and L’Oréal Paris. His passion and strength lays in cutting hair and creating a unique look through geometrical shapes. He is also a colour/camo expert. Dilan enjoys the combination of cutting/styling hair and offering a Barber service to clients. Being with the salon for almost 10 years, he has built a comprehensive client base ranging from 2 year old kids (doing their “first cut”) to 80 year old devoted clients.
Dilan has an unique skill in that every client leaving his workstation will have a service (cutting, beard work, colour/camo, etc.) that will be done to absolute perfection. Dilan lives his motto in life which is “when in my hands, you relax knowing that you will never be unsatisfied”. He invites new clients to judge his magic.
Emmanuel is an all round barber who joined Frank’s 66 in 2018. His advanced barbering skill set has allowed him to grow a regular clientele very quickly, and it is still growing daily. Emmanuel has a special talent in hair fading and thrives in making your, ‘Walk Out’ a ‘Rock Out’. Over the years, he has built his reputation and achievement list, which includes placing 4th in the EOHCB competitions back in 2015, and a 1st place win in the Ethnique Hair Show in 2015. When Emmanuel is not at Frank’s, he is busy with some of his other talents including drawing and tattooing. He is currently working to improve his skill with ladies and colour techniques. Emmanuel’s goal is to save the world, one haircut at a time.
Noma is one of the few (perhaps the only!) Xhosa lady whom is both, a Barber and a Stylist. She works her magic while specializing in barbering, face shaves and hair art. She is the longest standing Stylist/Barber, has the largest clientele, and is the only one left from the original ten stylists employed when the business opened in 2007. Noma has international experience working at 1048 Barber Lounge in New York for 3 years. She continues to upskill herself through a number of professional development training bodies. She was a top achiever at MVRCK by Mitch LA, California Certificate in International Barbering.
Noma has a long list of Celeb client’s incl. Johan Neeskens (former Sundowns coach), Elana Africa (Radio & TV presenter), Micasa (Music Group), Cindy Ngema (TV presenter) and the late Akhumzi Jezile (TV presenter) to mention just a few.
She invites you to her workstation to make you look like a Rockstar!!!.
She is known to all as “Pat” whom studied and obtained an Advanced Diploma in Tourism. Post her Diploma Pat had a part time job as an Operator at Carlton Hair. She instantly fell in love with hair dressing and styling. She then approached Jeauval and obtained a bursary to study Hair dressing. Once she qualified she remained with Jeauval for many years.
She moved to Frank’s 66 Barber Club in 2016 and feels that she found her home with us. Over the past 4 years she never stopped upgrading her knowledge of styling, colouring and being a sought after Barber. Pat gets pleasure from doing funky haircuts and colours. She has an impressive clientele that’s been with her for over the past 4 years. If you want to look fabulous then enter Pat’s workstation.
Sinkie moved to Johannesburg in 2003 from a small village near Mokopone in Limpopo. He found employment in a barber shop the following year as a shop assistant. He then decided that 2005 would be HIS year and he started his barbering career. Between 2006 and 2007 he developed his skill, invested in his passion and received his qualification. He joined Frank’s in 2013, bringing with him dedication and great knowledge. He is skilled and professional. Sinkie specialises in men’s cuts, beard grooming, threading and face shaves. He is the quiet one at Frank’s with the most brilliant smile, passion and personality.
Fifi, born in Botswana always had a big heart for loving and caring for people around her. As a child her dream was to become a preacher but had no idea that she would end up as a preacher of beauty. She qualified as a stylist 30 years ago through Soft & Easy Academy in 1986. She also completed numerous courses with Black Like Me over the years. Fifi is a ferocious Barber, however she has a very special and soft place for styling children’s hair to such an extent that she finds it therapeutic herself. She has been part of the business for 12 years and is one of the longest standing Stylists. Fifi has an incredible client base and her clients refuse to go to any other Stylist. When she was out of action for a few months her clients simply did not go to another Stylist.
Miche doesn’t think outside the box because there is no box for this fun, creative creature. She qualified as a Stylist 12 years ago and has Local & International (UK & USA) experience. With the ladies her true unicorn colors shine bright. She participated and reached success in a number of competitions locally and abroad but what sets her apart from the rest is her absolute vibrant personality and love for all her clients. Miche also manages our Social Media and events so watch this space for new events. We will be going “Live & Uncut” on countless events going forward.