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05/14/2014 05:11 pm ET | Updated May 14, 2014

Financial Troubles Lead To The Closing Of Upscale Harlem Barber Shop BBRAXTON

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Broadway veteran Brenda Braxton's highfalutin Harlem men's pampering palace has closed.

BBRAXTON, a barber shop that offered massages, manicures and cocktails along with a sharp haircut, shuttered on April 30 as it was unable to catch up on back rent and bills, owner Brenda Braxton told the Daily News Monday.

“I think I was a little bit before my time,” Braxton said. “Harlem didn’t show me the love that I thought I was going to get. People were not ready for this upscale barber shop.”

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