ShearShare’s Favorite Things of 2020


Now that we’re officially counting down the “12 Days of Christmas,” everyone is feverishly surfing the Web, saving things to online carts, and trying to uncover the best deals. In case you find yourself doing some last-minute shopping, we’ve compiled a list of amazing barber and beauty products created by our very own ShearShare community! 

Congratulations to the 11 indie products that made our first annual “ShearShare’s Favorite Things List of 2020”!

ShearShare CEO & #1 Best-Selling Author: Dr. Tye Caldwell

In the #1 best-selling book titled, Mentored By Failure: A 5-Point Guide to Long-Term Success in the Beauty & Style Industry, Dr. Tye Caldwell pulls from his personal journey—many wins and quite a few losses—to share five points that he believes are the basis for a long and successful career. Along with a few tell-tale stories, he debunks industry myths and offers truth and wisdom about how to survive and truly thrive in the barber and beauty industry. Mentored By Failure will save you time and missteps. Within these pages are valuable lessons that act as an invaluable resource to your personal, professional, and financial life. Gift this book to yourself this holiday season OR to someone wishing to gain insight from 30 years of industry and small business knowledge! Order your copy of Mentored By Failure TODAY!

PRODUCT: Blonde Solutions

Made in Italy, Blonde Solutions is a brand-new violet pigmented lightener created by ShearSharers @beauty_politix @mohesco @hairlikeaboss. Rated 5 stars by stylists across the US, this new balanced lightening formula helps to remove the undesirable yellow and orange pigment and offers an unbelievable cool toning effect. If you’re looking to lighten up to 9 levels while maintaining the integrity of the hair, order today! Visit blondesolutions.com.

ESTHETICIAN: Mrs. Sugar Suite

NFL wife, former nurse, and licensed esthetician Tiara Calhoun-Smith is the owner of Sugar Suite Lounge in Dallas, Texas, and the SSL Skin Institute. Known by her celebrity clients for her life-changing chemical peels, @mrssugarsuiteismyesthetician also offers a personalized line of skin care products. If you can grab it before it sells out (again!), get two bottles of her Vitamin C Sugar Kissed Serum!

PRODUCT: Cooperative Hair

Cooperative Hair is the brainchild of ShearShare host Natalia Bolanos and her team at Cooperative Salon in Costa Mesa, California. Natalia’s high-quality hair extension wefts, tools, and resources are sought after by women of all ages and stages. From hybrid weft 20 inch to hand tied weft 24 inch to OC wave ombre machine tied, Natalia offers great quality for an amazing price. While you’re shopping at cooperativehair.com, add a couple of opal hair pins and flat square pliers to your cart for good measure. Free shipping on all hair orders!


Guinness World Records title-holder and nail artist Naja pioneered the Minx Nails craze and quickly became the go-to LA hot spot for celebs like Missy Elliott, Jennifer Love-Hewitt, Eve, Brandy, M.I.A., and Mena Suvari. Dubbed the Minx Master, Naja later partnered with Minx Professional to create an exclusive collection of eight designs. Today Naja spends her time coaching and teaching 1-on-1 classes. Get access to this celebrity nail artist by taking one of her “Queen Size by Naja” classes today!

PRODUCT: Kyle Da Barber | Barber Hats

Created out of barber-influencer @kyledabarber’s love for creating memes is another visual representation of the barber life but through apparel. Barber Eyes Clothing produces high quality T-shirts, caps, and phone covers that represent the barber craft. From the popular “Booked UP” cap to the “I LOVE GOD . . . And Cutting Hair” unisex Tee,  each piece from the Barber Eyes Clothing line is a trendy walking advertisement that highlights the barber community. 

PRODUCT: Kim Kimble Hair Products 

Kim Kimble has consistently earned a reputation for innovative styling and quality haircare since she opened her first salon in 1995. Now with her signature line of professional haircare products ranging from hair polish to thermal setting mousse to the peppermint cream conditioner (our fave!) and more, you can give the celebrity treatment to your own clientele. In addition to Beyonce and Tyra Banks’ signature coiffes, Kimble’s work has been seen on the big screen, daytime television, and on countless covers of magazines. Shop the Kim Kimble Signature Collection today and get 10% off your first purchase!

PRODUCT: Natural Textures Hair Salon | P. Styles

 P. Styles  is a Master Loctician, a ShearSharer, and the owner of Natural Textures Hair Salon in the DMV. Known in the indie world for his coveted Nzuri Culture line of products for all hair and textures, Paul has created a new way to moisturize natural hair with his very own collection of products. The Nzuri Culture line includes proprietary loc gel, scalp oil, and loc spray designed to provide 3X more moisture, volume, and sheen. Shop this small business and gift a friend P. Styles’ Nzuri Culture haircare set. 

PRODUCT: Tiy’s Ties

Created by ShearSharer @tiysties, these 100% silk reversible head scarfs and printed wraps for workouts are available in bold, luxurious prints. Able to be worn six different ways, Tiy’s Ties are wearable haircare that is also fashionable! Support an indie small business and protect your hair while you sleep! Order today at https://linktr.ee/tiysties

PRODUCT: Tokyo Kawaii Nails

ShearSharer Tokyo Kawaii is a published celebrity nail artist and educator hailing all the way from Japan! Tokyo Kawaii specializes in custom nail designs, and her products can be accessed through DM. If you’re ever in California, stop by and ask for a special design with the coveted “ShearShare blue”!  Follow Tokyo Kawaii Nails on Instagram! 


Cyn Smith is an industry multi-hyphenate: master cosmetologist, Herbalist, business coach, and popular YouTuber. She has a unique knack for making you laugh while she teaches the science of hair. Download her scalp detox recipe, client hair growth hacks, porosity Bibles, and six-figure funnel eBooks!

️Well, that’s our ShearShare Favorite Things List of 2020. We hope you loved it! Be sure to take advantage of the savings, and share this article with a friend. There may not be a need for ten or more tabs open to find the best deals this year.