Definition: Fe•Male Bar•Ber fē māl/ bärbər/ noun
A person who cuts hair, especially men's, and shaves or trims beards as an occupation.
As a woman working in a male-dominated field, you would have to believe that you don’t have to be a man to do men’s hair well, just like you don’t have to be a woman to do women’s hair well. Ms. Ashley Winters PKA "The Beautiful Barbering B.A.B.E." which is an acronym for "Be A Blessing Everyday", is on a personal mission to change the ideals of females in her occupation. There are many obstacles that till this day plagues Female barbers, in a male dominated industry where she has to fight on a daily basis. But this woman is more than ready for the challenge, and prepared to start the next generation, by teaching the youth aka her "Youth B.A.B.E.s"
Born in Mobile, Alabama in a family of Beauticians and Barbers, Ms. Ashley was destined to become a great artist in her field. This young lady knows struggle and strength, through a life of hardships that most would crumble at the thought of. She has succeeded and still continues to grow, building her brand and becoming an ambassador for women Barbers. Coming from a background of domestic violence, and suffering in silence for years, her faith in God gave her balance in a raging storm. She packed up her kids, moved to Birmingham to begin her journey, which was not yet defined. Driven with passion and a need to take care of her kids, Being A Blessing Everyday did not only become a way of life, but her daily mantra to succeed. Ashley Winters is the definition of a Female Barber, and she holds the occupation down Beautifully.