Best in the West: A battle of the barbers


MIDLAND, Texas (Nexstar)- Get ready, get set, start cutting!

Barbers from across the state of Texas competed for the title of ‘Best in the West’ at the Battle of the Barber Expo.

From best mullet to fastest fade, the Battle of the Barber Expo showcased the talents of some of the best barbers in West, Texas.

Organizer of the event and owner of The Garage Barbershop, Emilio Mendez shared where his passion for creating an event like this stems from.

“Starting from my parents garage…as the years go on I kept going and the hunger never left and the passion just kept going.” said Mendez.

Fans were captivated at the sight of each barber taking their shears out and cutting with great precision.

The crowd consisted of friends, families, and barber students hoping to pick up on some new skills.

Whether you’re a cutting hair connoisseur or enjoy walking out of the chair with a fresh haircut –Battle of the Barber’s had it all.

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