Jason Schneidman has been a godsend for the people living on the streets. See their stunning transformations
In order to turn around one's life, the change needs to happen on a personal level first. And for Jason Schneidman, having a good haircut is the right place to start. The man, who has been cutting hair since he was 14, has even collected evidence over the years to back his claim. When Schneidman first gave someone a haircut, he realized the powerful impact this simple grooming made in transforming a person. Ever since then he has enjoyed devoting his time to make a change in someone's life.
One day, he and his business partner set out with their cordless clipper asking homeless people on the streets of Hollywood Boulevard, if they were interested in a haircut. Today, five years later, the initiative had evolved into a movement to assist the rough sleepers. Schneidman eventually launched a nonprofit organization called THEMENSGROOMER, which hosts big events in Venice, California, for homeless people who can get food, haircuts, and socks donated by people across the world.
Here are a few of the most powerful transformations: