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INSIDE THE JONAS BROTHERS 'HAPPINESS BEGINS' TOUR WITH GROOMER MARISSA MACHADO

INSIDE THE JONAS BROTHERS 'HAPPINESS BEGINS' TOUR WITH GROOMER MARISSA MACHADO

The Jonas Brothers have been everywhere this year – debuting their new album (and number one singles), gracing red carpets, the wedding aisle, premiering their documentary, or simply jet-setting across the world and documenting it on Instagram. The brothers are killing it, and their grooming looks are no exception.The Happiness Begins Tour has been crisscrossing the country, and we were lucky enough to catch up with their long-time groomer Marissa Machado to get the scoop on their tour looks and what products is packed in their dopp kits.Marissa, Nick, Joe and Kevin have been fans of V76 by VAUGHN for quite a while –...

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THE GAY BEARDS

THE GAY BEARDS

Anyone who is familiar with the counterculture movement of the 1960s has probably happened upon the unofficial anthem of the hippie regime, “San Francisco,” by The Mamas and the Papas. Within the first two lines of the peaceful song the listener is instructed to wear flowers in their hair if they are planning on wandering over to San Francisco. And while travelers to The Bay Area might have chosen to visit sans blossoms, two men who reside just north of the song’s namesake took that advice very seriously.Johnathan and Brian, friends since the age of eight, make up the incredibly...

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ATTENTION TO DETAIL

ATTENTION TO DETAIL

How would you describe your own personal style?I have a ponytail. I have a beard. I dress very comfortably. If I feel comfortable then I can make other people feel comfortable. When I’m working, it’s all about the other person. Did you always pay attention to hair and style—even as a kid?I was into hip hop and basketball culture. I had an older brother and an older sister and they knew all the music. They coached me. They taught me the running man. Haircuts always interested me…the spiky hair, the fade. I was always intrigued by haircuts on basketball players,...

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IN GOOD COMPANY

IN GOOD COMPANY

From Miami to Cleveland to Los Angeles, celebrity groomer and stylist Nick Castellanos is always on the move as the exclusive barber of LeBron James—and he shows no signs of slowing down. When your main client is LeBron James, life is pretty good. Just ask celebrity groomer and stylist Nick Castellanos. James’s exclusive barber for the past decade, Castellanos recently relocated from Cleveland to Los Angeles (where James plays forward for the Los Angeles Lakers) and he’s having the time of his life. “I loved Cleveland dearly, and I appreciate every person I came across but LA is a dream,”...

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MANNY ROLON WALKS THE WALK

MANNY ROLON WALKS THE WALK

A former professional musician who first started playing drums at 5 years old, V76 founder Vaughn Acord has always considered music his first true love. Music provided Vaughn with his first paycheck and he spent much of his youth traveling from Ohio to NYC doing session work and performing—he once opened for the Runaways at the iconic club CBGB. At first glance, music and hairdressing may appear to have little in common, but to Vaughn, these two art forms are cut from the same cloth. How is being a musician similar to being a stylist?I’ve always trusted my hands, and...

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SUMMER MUSIC STYLE

SUMMER MUSIC STYLE

A former professional musician who first started playing drums at 5 years old, V76 founder Vaughn Acord has always considered music his first true love. Music provided Vaughn with his first paycheck and he spent much of his youth traveling from Ohio to NYC doing session work and performing—he once opened for the Runaways at the iconic club CBGB. At first glance, music and hairdressing may appear to have little in common, but to Vaughn, these two art forms are cut from the same cloth. How is being a musician similar to being a stylist?I’ve always trusted my hands, and...

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