Brush Up On Your One-Length Haircuts
Every successful hairdresser is an expert on one-length haircuts. So this week, we’ve decided to focus on our one-length category, shining our spotlight on cuts ranging from the one-length trim to the one-length bob and the solid form – in the hopes of inspiring you to enhance or brush up on these foundation-level techniques.
With lessons from some of the world’s best educators – Tracey Hughes and Stacey Broughton, for example – we’re diving headfirst into the detail of 5 one-length tutorials to give you a taste of what’s on offer in this category.
Learn the one-length trim with Stacey Broughton
The one-length trim is one of the first skills you’ll learn as a hairdresser – and you’ll add to and develop this fundamental technique throughout your career. So it’s a great place to begin our foray into one-length haircuts – and to kickstart your career as a hairdresser!
This foundation-level tutorial – where the wonderful Stacey Broughton shows you how to cut a one-length trim on a training head – includes advice on hand and scissor coordination, as well as body positioning. So grab your training head and you’re good to go – Don’t worry, you can use it for later lessons as you progress to shorter cuts.
Get to grips with the one-length solid form with Tracey Hughes
Cutting the one-length solid form in incredibly satisfying – and who better to show you how it’s done that the globally-acclaimed Tracey Hughes?
Demonstrating the classic solid form haircut, you’ll learn how to create a blanket of glossy hair with a dramatically defined outline edge – developing technical skills ranging from blunt and club cutting to over-direction.
Embrace the one-length trim on type 4 hair with Greg Morgan
Greg Morgan demonstrates the one-length trim on type 4 hair in our third featured tutorial.
In this foundation training video, you’ll learn how to revive and release healthy curls – and enjoy Greg’s insight into blunt and club cutting as well as sectioning, body positioning and weak hairlines.
And once you’ve mastered the technique, your clients with type 4 will be incredibly grateful.
Master the medium one-length bob with Stacey Broughton
Encompassing tips on finger and body positioning, as well as freehand, blunt and club cutting, Stacey Broughton is back for lesson 4 to demonstrate medium one-length bob.
Using your training head, you’ll learn and embed this salon classic and enjoy falling back on it throughout your career.
Create the one-length bob with Stacey Broughton
Balanced, bespoke and beautiful, Stacey Broughton’s one-length bob is a salon classic. In lesson 5, he shows you how to create this endlessly-popular shape.
Encompassing advice on everything from blunt, club, point and freehand cutting to sectioning, graduation and blow drying, this tutorial is ideal if you’re an intermediate-level stylist who wants to take your skills up a notch.
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