TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Gabriel Heredia is a living proof of triumph over disability, as the Argentinian man from Buenos Aires who despite being born without hands and one leg shorter than the other becomes the well-known hairdresser not only in his country but an inspirations in the world.
When he was just fourteen, Gabriel decided he wanted to follow his mother’s calling as a hairdresser after watching her at work.
He vowed he wouldn’t let his disability get in the way and started practicing on brave friends.
“I give thanks for being born this way,” he said. And he has everyone reason to celebrate. He was recently named Best Barber in Argentina, doesn’t even charge his customers and broadcasts his fancy clipping online, ICYMI reported.
He said, “At first I took it as a hobby, and afterwards I took it more seriously, when I saw that I liked it more and I started to cheer up, I liked it and now I love doing this, it's a passion for me.”
His story has become an inspiration to others hoping to achieve their dreams.