Pakistani barber Ali Abbas uses a blowtorch to cut the hair of a customer at his shop in Lahore. Photo: AFP Pakistani barber Ali Abbas uses a blowtorch to cut the hair of a customer at his shop in Lahore. Photo: AFP
Pakistani barber Ali Abbas uses a blowtorch to cut the hair of a customer at his shop in Lahore. Photo: AFP
Pakistan

Meet the Pakistani barber who uses meat cleaver and blowtorch to cut customers’ hair

  • Ali Abbas, based in Lahore, has become a celebrity due to his unconventional approach, leading to TV appearances and fashion shoots
  • ‘There has been a very good response from my clients, who were quite scared in the beginning,’ he says

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Pakistani barber Ali Abbas uses a blowtorch to cut the hair of a customer at his shop in Lahore. Photo: AFP Pakistani barber Ali Abbas uses a blowtorch to cut the hair of a customer at his shop in Lahore. Photo: AFP
Pakistani barber Ali Abbas uses a blowtorch to cut the hair of a customer at his shop in Lahore. Photo: AFP
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