Alexander Davis was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. As a kid, he had an innate curiosity for barbershops and the work that it entailed. He wanted to pick up the art of hairstyling as well as grooming. He would often use his father’s trimmer to practice edge-up haircuts on himself. His passion was undeniable, and when he purchased his own set of clippers, his life would change forever.
Throughout the years, Alexander Davis has become a world-famous celebrity barber. We sat down and asked him several questions about his career to know more about the illustrious individual.
How did you become a celebrity barber?
“When I moved to Houston, I wanted something greater than being just a behind the chair barber. So, I just started perfecting my craft, reaching out, and providing the best service possible. I eventually became a household name in Houston within the barbering industry, and the rest is history.”
What inspired you to pursue being a barber as a career?
“When I first got out of college looking for a career in my field, it was super hard! I wanted some with fast legal money, and a career that I could build everlasting connections and business adventures.”
Who are the famous people you serviced?
“Snoop Dogg, Funny Mike, RunikTV, Da Baby, 21 Savage, Jaydayoungan, Rizzo Rizzo, Ayo Tae, FMB Longmoney, Nyyear, King Kaiser, Chris Sails, BFB Packman, Yung Ro, Blood Bath, Leonard Outz, Chris Chiozza, Peso Peso, Etc., I’ve worked with a lot of celebrities throughout my career.”
What kind of haircuts do you specialize in?
“I can do ANY haircut! But my favorite haircut to give is the DROP FADE!”
What got you into haircuts in the first place? What’s the story there?
“When I was younger, I always watched and wanted to learn when I was in the barber shop getting my haircut. Watching the amount of love and fun barbers had while they were at work! And I wanted to be a part of that. I used to go home and practice with my dad’s mustache trimmers on my edge-up every chance I got! until I was old enough to purchase my own set of clippers. I practiced and practiced until I perfected my craft!”
Who inspired you in your journey to barbering?
“My Grandmother Dorthy, My Cousin Matthew, My Sister Jennifer, and my Dad Floyd”
Alexander Davis has become a great inspiration and influence for others. He has become a massive force in the barbering industry within Houston, Texas, and has amassed more than 16,400 followers on Instagram. The celebrity barber and his brand “Mack With the Stiff Issue” have continued to wow the world with his signature Drop Fade and Edge-Up hairstyles.
His brand, Mack With the Stiff Issue, has continuously provided world-class customer service to its clients. Alexander Davis treats every client with the utmost respect and gives them their most desired haircut in the best possible way. Throughout his career, he has greatly focused on honing his skills and becoming a better version of himself with every client he serves.
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