Cut it Out.
With barbers and salons closed until only very recently, I, like millions of others, have been forced to sit idly by as my hair went on a journey to previously unchartered territories. It’s been emotional, but alas, all good things must come to an end. And now it appears that the company who cater to one of our great collective loves as a nation – buying sh*t off the internet – is here to provide an answer. You probably saw the Amazon till-less supermarket that popped up a couple months ago, and now they’ve ventured into the world of beauty. Or lack thereof, if you go to my sleepy barber. This week, Amazon announced the opening of the first Amazon Salon in Spitalfields, where they will be testing out all sorts of new AR tech, including an option for customers to virtually ‘try on’ new hairstyles before pulling the trigger. Just another step on the road to world domination. Although none of this is anywhere near as weird as being able to go to the Co-op and buy a scotch egg and a funeral under one roof.Read Original Story