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Hair Types and Hair Classification

With Inanch Emir
Duration9 minutes
Skill levelFoundation


This lecture by Inanch Emir is an introduction to hair classifications and characteristics and forms part of the essential knowledge for all hair services. The lecture provides in-depth information on hair types and their features and suitable techniques to use considering those factors.

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Technical skills

  • Characteristics
  • Classifications
  • Condition
  • Hair classifications
  • Hair condition
  • Porosity
  • Type 1 - straight
  • Type 2 - wavy
  • Type 3 - curly
  • Type 4 - very curly


Contributor: Inanch Emir
Model: Various
Make-Up Artist: Melissa Bourne
Photographer: Andrew Gilbert

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