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African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa.
African-American businesses, also known as black-owned businesses or black businesses, originated in the days of slavery before 1865.
The agora (ἀγορά agorá) was a central public space in ancient Greek city-states.
Ancient Greece was a civilization belonging to a period of Greek history from the Greek Dark Ages of the 13th–9th centuries BC to the end of antiquity (AD 600).
The terms anno Domini (AD) and before Christ (BC) are used to label or number years in the Julian and Gregorian calendars.
Baby powder is an astringent powder used for preventing diaper rash, as a deodorant, and for other cosmetic uses.
A bar (also known as a saloon or a tavern or sometimes a pub or club, referring to the actual establishment, as in pub bar or savage club etc.) is a retail business establishment that serves alcoholic beverages, such as beer, wine, liquor, cocktails, and other beverages such as mineral water and soft drinks and often sell snack foods such as crisps (potato chips) or peanuts, for consumption on premises.
Barbasol is an American brand of shaving cream, aftershave, and disposable razors created by MIT Professor Frank Shields in 1919 in Indianapolis.
A barber chair is a chair for customers to a barber or hairdresser.
The barber paradox is a puzzle derived from Russell's paradox.
The barber surgeon, one of the most common European medical practitioners of the Middle Ages, was generally charged with caring for soldiers during and after battle.
A barber's pole is a type of sign used by barbers to signify the place or shop where they perform their craft.
Barbershop vocal harmony, as codified during the barbershop revival era (1930s–present), is a style of a cappella close harmony, or unaccompanied vocal music, characterized by consonant four-part chords for every melody note in a predominantly homophonic texture.
A beard is the collection of hair that grows on the chin and cheeks of humans and some non-human animals.
A beauty salon or beauty parlor (beauty parlour), or sometimes beauty shop, is an establishment dealing with cosmetic treatments for men and women.
Behavioural Brain Research is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by Elsevier.
Birds Barbershop is an independently owned brand of barbershops founded in Austin, Texas.
Bloodletting (or blood-letting) is the withdrawal of blood from a patient to prevent or cure illness and disease.
A board game is a tabletop game that involves counters or moved or placed on a pre-marked surface or "board", according to a set of rules.
Brilliantine is a hair-grooming product intended to soften men's hair, including beards and moustaches, and give it a glossy, well-groomed appearance.
The Bronze Age is a historical period characterized by the use of bronze, and in some areas proto-writing, and other early features of urban civilization.
Bucharest (București) is the capital and largest city of Romania, as well as its cultural, industrial, and financial centre.
A comb is a toothed device used for styling, cleaning and managing hair and scalp.
Coming of age is a young person's transition from being a child to being an adult.
Cosmetology (from Greek κοσμητικός, kosmētikos, "beautifying"; and -λογία, -logia) is the study and application of beauty treatment.
Cupping therapy is a form of alternative medicine in which a local suction is created on the skin.
A dental extraction (also referred to as tooth extraction, exodontia, exodontics, or informally, tooth pulling) is the removal of teeth from the dental alveolus (socket) in the alveolar bone.
A dentist, also known as a dental surgeon, is a surgeon who specializes in dentistry, the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the oral cavity.
Dentistry is a branch of medicine that consists of the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, disorders, and conditions of the oral cavity, commonly in the dentition but also the oral mucosa, and of adjacent and related structures and tissues, particularly in the maxillofacial (jaw and facial) area.
Dominance in ethology is an "individual's preferential access to resources over another." Dominance in the context of biology and anthropology is the state of having high social status relative to one or more other individuals, who react submissively to dominant individuals.
DOVO Solingen, or DOVO Steelware, or DOVO, is an independent German company, based in Solingen.
Edwin Lord Weeks (1849 – 1903) was an American artist, noted for his Orientalist works.
An enema is the injection of fluid into the lower bowel by way of the rectum.
Facial hair is hair grown on the face, usually on the chin, cheeks, and upper lip region.
Flint is a hard, sedimentary cryptocrystalline form of the mineral quartz, categorized as a variety of chert.
A hair clipper (often individually known by the apparent plural hair clippers in a similar way to scissors) is a specialised implement used to cut human head hair.
Hair conditioner is a hair care product used to improve the feel, appearance and manageability of hair.
A hair dryer, hairdryer or blow dryer is an electromechanical device that blows ambient or hot air over damp hair to speed the evaporation of water to dry the hair.
Hair gel is a hairstyling product that is used to harden hair into a particular hairstyle.
Hair spray (also hair lacquer or spritz) is a common cosmetic hairstyling product that is sprayed onto hair to protect against humidity and wind.
Hair wax is a thick hairstyling product containing wax, used to assist with holding the hair.
A hairbrush is a stick brush with rigid or soft bristles used in hair care for smoothing, styling, and detangling human hair, or for grooming an animal's fur.
A hairdresser is a person whose occupation is to cut or style hair in order to change or maintain a person's image.
A hairstyle, hairdo, or haircut refers to the styling of hair, usually on the human scalp.
The laboratory mouse is a small mammal of the order Rodentia which is bred and used for scientific research.
Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.
Lethe Press is an American book publishing company based in Maple Shade, New Jersey.
Macrocosm and microcosm refers to a vision of cosmos where the part (microcosm) reflects the whole (macrocosm) and vice versa.
Magna Graecia (Latin meaning "Great Greece", Μεγάλη Ἑλλάς, Megálē Hellás, Magna Grecia) was the name given by the Romans to the coastal areas of Southern Italy in the present-day regions of Campania, Apulia, Basilicata, Calabria and Sicily that were extensively populated by Greek settlers; particularly the Achaean settlements of Croton, and Sybaris, and to the north, the settlements of Cumae and Neapolis.
Manhattan is the most densely populated borough of New York City, its economic and administrative center, and its historical birthplace.
In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.
A mirror is an object that reflects light in such a way that, for incident light in some range of wavelengths, the reflected light preserves many or most of the detailed physical characteristics of the original light, called specular reflection.
Moustache wax is a stiff pomade applied to a moustache as a grooming aid to hold the hairs in place, especially at the extremities.
Personal grooming (also called preening) is the art of cleaning, grooming, and maintaining parts of the body.
Peshawar (پېښور; پشاور; پشور) is the capital of the Pakistani province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Pomade (French pommade) is a greasy, waxy, or a water-based substance that is used to style hair.
The Provinces of India, earlier Presidencies of British India and still earlier, Presidency towns, were the administrative divisions of British governance in the subcontinent.
Project Gutenberg (PG) is a volunteer effort to digitize and archive cultural works, to "encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks".
A razor is a bladed tool primarily used in the removal of unwanted body hair through the act of shaving.
The Roman Empire (Imperium Rōmānum,; Koine and Medieval Greek: Βασιλεία τῶν Ῥωμαίων, tr.) was the post-Roman Republic period of the ancient Roman civilization, characterized by government headed by emperors and large territorial holdings around the Mediterranean Sea in Europe, Africa and Asia.
Rudy's Barbershop is a chain of barbershops founded in Seattle, Washington and located primarily on the United States West Coast.
A safety razor is a shaving implement with a protective device positioned between the edge of the blade and the skin.
Saint Louis University (SLU) is a private Roman Catholic four-year research university with campuses in St. Louis, Missouri, United States and Madrid, Spain.
Scurry County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas.
A shave brush or shaving brush is a small brush with a handle parallel to the bristles used to apply shaving soap or shaving cream to the face when shaving.
Shaving cream or shaving foam is a frothy cosmetic cream applied to body hair, usually facial hair, to facilitate shaving.
Shaving oil is normally a vegetable oil, blend of vegetable oils or siloxanes with essential oils that can be used as a stand-alone shaving lubricant or as pre-shave underneath shaving cream, soap or gel, to facilitate the shaving of facial and other body hair.
Shaving soap typically refers to a hard soap that is whipped into a lather using a shaving brush.
Sicily (Sicilia; Sicìlia) is the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea.
Snyder is a town in, and the county seat of Scurry County, Texas, United States.
Sterlings Mobile (stylized as STERLINGS Mobile) is a salon and barber service operating out of customized Airstream mobile units.
A straight razor is a razor with a blade that can fold into its handle.
Louis "Studs" Terkel (May 16, 1912 – October 31, 2008) was an American author, historian, actor, and broadcaster.
Surgery (from the χειρουργική cheirourgikē (composed of χείρ, "hand", and ἔργον, "work"), via chirurgiae, meaning "hand work") is a medical specialty that uses operative manual and instrumental techniques on a patient to investigate or treat a pathological condition such as a disease or injury, to help improve bodily function or appearance or to repair unwanted ruptured areas.
Talc or talcum is a clay mineral composed of hydrated magnesium silicate with the chemical formula H2Mg3(SiO3)4 or Mg3Si4O10(OH)2.
In ancient Rome, thermae (from Greek θερμός thermos, "hot") and balneae (from Greek βαλανεῖον balaneion) were facilities for bathing.
Thiers Issard or Thiers Issard Sabatier is a French cutlery manufacturer; they are one of a number of companies using the Sabatier name.
A vocation is an occupation to which a person is specially drawn or for which they are suited, trained, or qualified.
West Texas is a loosely defined part of the U.S. state of Texas, generally encompassing the arid and semiarid lands west of a line drawn between the cities of Wichita Falls, Abilene, and Del Rio.
Whiskers or vibrissae (singular: vibrissa) are a type of mammalian hair that are typically characterised, anatomically, by their large length, large and well-innervated hair follicle, and by having an identifiable representation in the somatosensory cortex of the brain.
Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What They Do is a 1974 nonfiction book by the noted oral historian and radio broadcaster Studs Terkel.
The Worshipful Company of Barbers is one of the Livery Companies of the City of London, and ranks 17th in precedence.