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Martin & Phelps: Barbers and male grooming

It’s a new day, it’s a NEW YEAR and it’s time all you men out there sharpened up your image and spent a bit more time on yourselves. A well groomed man always has the edge and after all, aren’t you worth It too! A really good haircut and well manicured nails are a must whatever your style and don’t cost the earth. At Martin & Phelps barbers haircuts start from £15.50 with reductions for students and over 65’s and an executive manicure will set you back £15. No more hiding your hands in your pockets!

Traditional wet shaving with hot towels is growing in popularity again and is essential to keep your skin looking good particularly at this time of year or if you have skin problems. Martin & Phelps barbers have been professionally trained by Mark Sprotson aka ‘The Shave Doctor’ in the art and the experience is a wonderfully relaxing one. First, you unwind with a deep cleansing facial massage before being swathed in aromatic hot towels and being expertly shaved in pure luxury. All products used during your treatment and for home use are paraben-free, contain lemon oil and antibacterial tea tree oil to promote healthy skin.

Other male grooming essentials include eyebrow tidies, eyebrow tints, chest and/or back waxing, back neck and shoulder massage, manicures and pedicures. As spray tans have advanced, more and more men are braving it too and getting a ‘golden glow’.

Conveniently tucked away at the back of Martin & Phelps hair and beauty, the atmosphere in the ‘barbers’ is very professional but relaxed. All ages are catered for and there is a choice of male or female stylists. Appointments are not always necessary but if you have to wait you can enjoy a coffee or tea with a newspaper. Next time you’re passing, pop in to Martin & Phelps barbers and take advantage of what’s on offer. During January and February they are offering 15% off a traditional wet shave. Combine with a haircut and get 15% off your cut too.

Martin & Phelps Barbers and Male Grooming are at 23/24 Regent Street, Cheltenham - 01242 523568 or book online @