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Basic Concave Layer Hairstyle Tutorial

With Stacey Broughton
Duration30 minutes
Skill levelIntermediate


Stacey Broughton’s haircut tutorial will help you understand layering and teach you body positioning when cutting hair. This concave layered haircut is also great for textured hair. Master this shape and you will reap the benefits.

The final result is a traditional, basic concave hairstyle refreshed for the modern client by using disconnection. This hairdressing training video is also a great teaching tool for body positioning and finger angles.

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Technical skills

  • Blow drying
  • Blunt cutting
  • Club cutting
  • Disconnection
  • Elevation
  • Finger position
  • Freehand
  • Long graduation
  • Over-direction
  • Triangular layering


Contributor: Stacey Broughton
Model: Monica
Make-Up Artist: Clayre Sodeau
Photographer: Jamie Harrison

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