John Cotton is one of the grooming trail blazers who are making man weaves more accessible. Just like women find confidence in getting their hair done, Cotton is making more men feel comfortable with enhancing their looks by getting natural hairstyles installed. He’s has been dubbed as “The Man Weave King” and has worked with celebrities such as Billy Porter, Maxwell, Dyllon Burnside, and many more. As the founder of John Cotton Studio, he also offers classes and online courses to aspiring hair stylists and barbers by sharing his techniques and knowledge. —G.E.