Stand your client allowing the hair to fall in
its natural position. It is important to create
weight in this first section as it is your
outline and guide for the rest of the cut.
In order to control your section use the
comb and scissors with loose tension.
Note that Steve uses his scissors behind the
section and his comb in front.
Position the comb as a guideline and then
cut from the centre working out.
Assess and refine your shape.
Repeat this process with the next section
working towards the crown area.
Always be careful to maintain and cut to
Next, incorporate the side triangle areas
into the back section. Please note that the
thickness of the first section will be
determined by the perimeter hairline and
quality and density of hair.
Start in the centre of the section and work
outwards incorporating the side areas.
Comb these side areas back and over the
shoulders to maintain a square line.
Please note that Steve is careful to be
consistent in his method using his comb
and scissors to create the same tension
throughout his haircut.