Sunday 1st November, Uppercut Deluxe barbers had their razors prepped and ready for a World Record Shave Down as they joined men’s health organisation, the Movember Foundation to officially launch the Mo Season.
Celebrities, Bondi locals and Mo Bro’s flocked to Beach Road Hotel, Bondi where they took to the barber chair for a free shave as Uppercut Deluxe barbers attempted to break a Movember World Record for the most cut throat shaves in one day.
Former INXS rock star and Movember Ambassador Kirk Pengilly had his wife, former World Champion Surfer Layne Beachley shave off his signature mo to help raise awareness for men’s health issues.
Presenter, Osher Gunsberg was amongst the many to receive a cut throat shave, while Miss Australia, Monika Radulovic played barber for the day as she shaved off her boyfriend’s beard.
The jam packed day was one for the guys with Birra Moretti providing the beers for those brave enough to kick start the Movember season with a clean slate, whilst renowned Australian Street Artist, Steen Jones painted live at the event, creating a one of a kind street mural for the occassion.
The evening concluded with victory, the Uppercut Deluxe barbers having cut throat shaved a total of 167 men, officially breaking Movember’s Record!
For more information on how you can get involved in the hairiest month of the year, visit https://au.movember.com/.