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Barber shaves portraits of celebrities on his clients’ heads

By Mason White 11:50 AM July 23, 2014
Rob Ferrel Spider-Man portrait 

By: Sanvi Rizvi
(Scroll down for video) Want to have a celebrity portrait shaved onto your head? Now you can.

Expert barber Rob Ferrel of Texas, has proven to be a cut above the rest by cutting out images on his clients’ heads.

From Nelson Mandela to Marilyn Monroe, the incredibly detailed portraits instantly recognizable. Ferrel of San Antonio, uses only a pair of scissors, a traditional metal knife and some eye pencils to create the iconic faces.

Before becoming a barber, Ferrel was a carpenter. He began practicing his haircutting techniques on his young brother.

Ferrel became a celebrity in his own right when a portrait of basketball player Tony Parker went viral on the Internet. Since then, people have been flocking to his shop from around the country requesting custom designs.