Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, Tony DiCaro is the owner and operator of The Refinery Grooming Club. Tony brings to the chair over a decade of experience as a cosmetologist, having trained at the Aveda Institute. After years of everything from fades and pompadours, to color jobs and big blow outs, Tony settled into his stylist sweet spot in San Francisco: precise short hair cuts and beard trims.
Tony opened The Refinery Grooming Club in January of 2016, and is excited to do business in the Mission District. Working with a team of great stylists and barbers, Tony and the Refinery Team are redefining the men’s grooming experience.
Schedule : Tuesday - Thursday
Duane joined the crew at The Refinery in April 2016. A Pennsylvania native, he’s lived in San Francisco since 2002. Recently Duane added barbering to his long list of life skills, and has quickly found a loyal clientele due his laid back persona, his attentive eye, and his great haircuts. Duane’s here and he’s ready to cut you.
Schedule : Thursday - Saturday with alternating Wednesdays and Sundays
Hailing from Kalamazoo Michigan, Courtney has been in the Bay Area close to two years. She enjoys the trying new cuisine and the diversity the peninsula has to offer. Courtney is meticulous and thorough, always considerate of her guest's needs and lifestyle.
Schedule : Friday - Sunday with alternating Tuesdays and Thursdays
Ashlie is a California native who has been experimenting with her out hair since she was 12 years old. After graduating from cosmetology school in 2012, she bounced around from salon to salon until she finally realized that her passion lies with short hair cuts, beards and shaves. Ashlie then went back to school to get her barbering license and has been diligently perfecting her craft ever since. Because of her background in cosmetology, Ashlie has extensive knowledge of the skin, and loves helping people relax by providing calming services like hot towel shaves and facials.
Schedule : Tuesday, Wednesday and alternating Thursdays and Sundays
A long time Mission local, and The Refinery's newest barber, Kendon has an excellent eye for design and a sweet-natured manner. Kendon is as caring, as he is meticulous. Fun fact: Kendon's mom was also a hair stylist and was carrying him while attending cosmetology school! Come on in and he'll make you laugh while making you look good!
With over 10 years of experience, Nicky Bangles has become a Barber that pushes boundaries and brings a unique and modern touch to classic styles. Extensive, advanced training at Vidal Sassoon, as well as servicing a wide array of celebrity clientele in both California and New York, assisted in honing and refining his remarkable craft. Those who have experienced a session with Mr. Bangles leave not only with great hair--but with a smile on their face and a story to tell.
Join the Team at The Refinery Grooming Club
Now accepting applications for serious stylists. At the Refinery, we specialize in short hair cuts and beard trims. Precision and attention to detail is key. We are looking for people with a sense of professionalism that are looking to up their game in this vibrant market. If you are ready to be part of a barber shop that is striving for excellence and a touch of lux, email resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.