Throughout the past decade, we have seen a surge in homelessness across the country, with thousands being unable to afford food or shelter.
But, this week, one kind act from a French barber has offered a homeless man a whole new lease on life. Just wait until you see the incredible before and after...
The heartwarming transformation was documented on TikTok.
And instantly went viral, with tons gushing over the wholesome gesture.
Not to mention the shocking transformation...
The man looks unrecognizable. Safe to say, it's really got the internet talking!
Keep scrolling to see the clip for yourself...
Sadly, homelessness has been on the rise for over a decade.
via: Getty ImagesWith the current economic climate making it harder for people to keep up with their rent, the issue is getting out of hand.
And don't even get us started on owning your own home.
via: Getty ImagesJudging by the rate of inflation, the younger generation won't be able to own their own home in their lifetime.
Statistics have shown that this is more than just a national crisis...
via: Getty ImagesAccording to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's Annual Homeless Assessment Report, in 2018, on a given night, there were over 553,000 homeless people in the United States. And that was only on that one night.
Countries around the globe are divided on how to deal with the issue effectively.
via: Getty ImagesNational reports have shown that over 2 percent of the world's population is homeless - if that had to be converted into a solid figure, it would range between 150-160 million people.
However, these reports also disclose that twenty percent of the world's population lacks adequate housing.
via: Getty ImagesThat equates to almost 1.6 billion people.
With these statistics in mind, it's easier to understand that some people may not be as fortunate as us...
via: Getty ImagesAnd it's easy to brand them as lazy or idle, but when the current job sector is already overflowing with candidates, it becomes a more difficult task trying to get on the ladder.
But, sometimes, all that the homeless need is a chance.
via: Getty Images
And one barber is doing just that - after showcasing a hair transformation he recently gave a homeless man.
In the video, the man enters the salon looking bedraggled.
It's clear he hasn't had a trim in a while ...
The beard has to go.
In one big snip.
The hair also gets a trim.
There was a lot to go.
The final result!
What a transformation!
Here's the full video.
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Truly heartwarming stuff.
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