Whats 'up gentlemen? So, having trouble deciding what type of product to use in your hair? Or asking yourself, “what do I want from a hair product and which one is for me?"or "which hair pomade is best?". Believe me, I've been there as well, that was the main reason why I created Knucklehead Pomade in the first place. Back then I used to use this slick back undercut mostly because it had the Beckham hairstyle fever and also I really thought it looked cool and stood out from the crowd. So in-spite of this, we made this guide to help you out with your best style.
The thing is, I have really thick and curly hair, what should I do? At this time it was really hard to find a product that would be easy to use and could hold my hair into shape the whole day. Even bigger salon brands that I would spend a lot on product, couldn't get the job done. Only thick and bad smelling gel would do the trick but I didn't like the way that it shaped my hair, and especially the smell. So as a former salon owner, I decided to search for my own brand, something with high quality and high hold that would keep the promise.
After 2 years of research and testing with chemists and barbers that I really trust, we got to our first pomade. We called it the Classic Hold! We gave it this name to remember some old school products that had really high hold! Especially the homemade ones.
And here's the thing, we did an awesome job with this pomade! But it was focused on thick and curly hair like I said in the beginning. And what I've learned with this is that the best pomade for your hair is, well, depends on your hair and style! I know it seems simple but back then I was so focused on my hair that I didn't even think about other products. That's when it got to me, I have to do something to help other men have their own style with their own hair!
And to help you out with this, here is a guide that we made so you can choose the right product for your style and your hair!
After using several national and imported products that didn't satisfy the hairstyles of the founder of Knucklehead, this product was the solution! The first pomade created by our chemists and barbers took almost 2 years to reach the perfection we were looking for. This was the first Pomade developed by Knucklehead. It has a stiffer gelatinous consistency and Knucklehead's unique vanilla aroma. It is a water-based product, very easy to distribute through the hair, leaving a textured effect on the hair with a wet finish. Its medium fixation is long lasting. Ideal for : the Classic is great for low hairstyles, that is, it lays the strands well, or for finishes that don't need as much support. It has the ability to completely seal the strands leaving your hairstyle very even, bringing a lot of style and confidence to your hairstyle. Cuts suitable for use in the barbershop: Slicked Back, Executive Contour, High n Tight, High Fade, Crew, Scumbag Boogie (low cuts, hairstyles closer to the head)
Goes great on: Thick hairs, curly and wavy hair.
Initially developed only to sell in the summer, Tropical Blend had a huge acceptance among barbers and customers! This was a product that we wanted a Brazilian signature, but with our own characteristics. It has a more rigid gelatinous consistency and the aroma inspired by the tropical summer of mango and passion fruit, or "maraco-manga" as some have called it. It is a water-based product, very easy to distribute through the hair, leaving a textured effect on the hair with a wet finish. Its medium fixation is long lasting, even in the heat of summer. Ideal for : This pomade has a similar base to Classic, however it provides better support for taller hairstyles. Cuts suitable for use in the barbershop : Slicked Back, Executive Contour, High n Tight, High Fade, Crew, Scumbag Boogie, Long Trim, Vanguard, Flattop, Pompadour, The Ted, Elephant Trunk
Goes great on: Straight hair, fine hair, thick hair and wavy hair
Deluxe was developed for people who seek a hairstyle with movement, allowing for further styling during the day, even those days you have to wear a helmet. It’s pliability helps restyling after removing the accessories from your head. It has a more creamy and pliable texture with a light scent of vanilla by Knucklehead Pomade. Water-based dry-look effect pomade, with medium hold that guarantees a natural look to your hair style. Ideal for : people who like to run their hair during the day or who need to do it frequently due to wearing a helmet. For afro hairs it's great to have strands with movement, but adjusted in the hairstyle. Also used in children to remove hair from the eye. Cuts suitable for use in the barbershop : Slicked Back, Executive Contour, High n Tight, High Fade, Crew, Scumbag Boogie (low cuts, hairstyles closer to the head).
Goes great on: Thick hair, wavy hair curly hair and kinky hair.
This pomade was a request that we answered from the Brazilian barber community, they needed a dry effect pomade with high fixation and a wide range of usefulness. This product has a hard wax-like texture with a mild vanilla aroma from Knucklehead. Water-based dry effect ointment with a strong hold that holds any thick or trendy hair in place. It is a pomade that has support and leaves the hair with volume. Ideal for : CEMENT is indicated for people with heavier and thicker threads because it provides better support for the threads and a harmony in the hairstyle. Perfect for those looking for a unique finish, not needing hair adjustments during the day, unlike DELUXE, it is not suitable for those who enjoy a malleable effect on their hair. Cuts suitable for use in the barbershop : Any normal basic male cut, plus: Long Trim, Vanguard, Flattop, Pompadour, Psycho, The Ted, Elephant Trunk (higher hairstyles), Slicked Back, Executive Contour, High n Tight, High Fade , Crew, Scumbag Boogie)
Goes great on: Straight hair, fine hair and wavy hair
Developed entirely in conjunction with our Ambassadors, PSYCHO has become one of the most wanted product within our product line. Barbers needed a pomade with high support, flexibility and a more powerful wet effect, that is, with a little more shine. It has a more rigid gelatinous consistency and the aroma of green apple. Also with the water base, giving you the possibility to do high and low hairstyles with it, and bringing the comfort that your hairstyle will last all day. Ideal for : PSYCHO was developed especially for pomps, but barbers have used it in all cuts for its versatility, varying only in the amount of product applied for the effect and desired finish. Cuts suitable for use in the barbershop : Any normal basic male cut, plus: Long Trim, Vanguard, Flattop, Pompadour, Psycho, The Ted, Elephant Trunk (higher hairstyles), Slicked Back, Executive Contour, High n Tight, High Fade , Crew, Scumbag Boogie)
Goes great on: Straight hair, fine hair, thick hair and wavy hair
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