It's Movember and as is the case every year, there are some keen first-time mo' growers out there.
But we moust-ache you a question... where are you getting that thing groomed?
Now's your chance to get that mo' in shape with our special Movember edition list of Gold Coast mod barbers (in alphabetical order). Hot towel razor shave with a side of whiskey comin' right up...
1. Alfred's Apartment Barber
Menswear shop, barber and diner all rolled into one. Alfred's has all the man-cessities covered and offers you a more "intimate" service with it's loan standing barber chair.
2389 Gold Coast Hwy, Mermaid Beach
2. Barber Bros & Co
This old school favourite is strictly "walk-in only", cause real barbers are worth the wait. Let them take you back in time and experience a unique splice of the old and the new. Sit back in a traditional US barber chair dating all the way back to 1907.
15/21 Via Roma, Surfers Paradise
3. The Barberoy
Step back in time upon entering The Barberoy in Coolangatta. It's the perfect barber for any man that craves individuality, values the craft of a true barber and longs for the best service in town.
25 McLean St, Coolangatta
4. Blackmarket Collective
The Blackmarket Collective is not your average barber. This one-stop shop is a tattoo parlour, street apparel retailer and traditional barber shop all in one. Behind the collective are a group of artists and unique set of talents, providing a mix of excellence with a fresh taste of street culture.
Shop 1A 76 Robina Town Centre Drive, Robina
5. Blade & Brother Barbers
Located on the outside of The Oracle in Charles Avenue, Broadbeach you'll find Blade & Brother Barbers. Offering the classic service of yesteryear with a new age twist. Sit back with cold one and have a yarn with your friendly barber.
The Oracle, Broadbeach
6. Culture Kings
Known worldwide for their street wear, the Gold Coast's own Culture King's, is also a cut above the rest with barber shops in Southport and soon to come to Pacific Fair. And why not shop the latest and greatest in street wear while you wait your turn in the barber chair?
7 Nerang St, Southport
7. Edward & Co
Edward & Co barber shops are slowly taking over the Gold Coast, suburb by suburb. You can find them catering to the needs of modern men in The Strand, James Street and Marina Mirage. If you love whiskey and some good o'l barber-jive chances are you'll love it there.
Marina Mirage, Main Beach
James Street, Burleigh Heads
The Strand, Coolangatta
8. Jimmy Rods
Jimmy Rods barbershops have been cutting some of the best styles since 2003, but they're brand new to the GC scene. You can find this super stylish man cave in The Kitchens; Robina Town Center's new foodie and lifestyle playground. The fit out is amazing and there is no appointment necessary.
The Kitchens, Robina Town Centre, Robina
9. Luigi & Sons Barbershop
Following in his fathers footsteps, American Crew renowned Lino D'Adderio has carried on the family passion to offer men the perfect grooming. With over 25 years experience, a cut-throat razor shave combined with perfect scissoring techniques, you're going to leave looking ready for a runway show.
Corner Crestwood Dr & Olsen Ave, Ashmore.
10. Shipwreck Barbers
Ahoy for classic cuts and a clean shave. Hot towels, cold beers or smooth rum and a super chilled vibe, what more could you ask for from your barber!?
Shop 8 Palm Beach Ave, Palm Beach
11. Tommy Gun's
High-tech meets Chicago's golden era at this Pacific Fair barber. With a self-managed queuing system, individual in-mirror tv displays, a male-orientated waiting area with iPads, games and complimentary beverages, welcome to your man cave. Don't forget your dude facial.
Shop 2778A, Pacific Fair Shopping Centre, Hooker Boulevard, Broadbeach
12. Zeppelin Barbers
Zeppelin Barbers is a manly man's barber shop located just off Gold Coast Highway at The Front Yard. This rather intimate shop seats two and provides you with the most personalised service, all in true rock'n'roll theme. By appointment only!
1988 Gold Coast Hwy, Miami
By Louisa von Ingelheim & Amy Merridan