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Graduated Scissor And Clipper Over Comb On A Parting Video

With Dale Ted Watkins
Duration33 minutes
Skill levelIntermediate


Dale Ted Watkins' haircut is a high and tight graduated shape with disconnection, featuring scissor and clipper-over-comb techniques.

The final result is a classic male shape incorporating the rudiments of male grooming and methodical technique, borrowing elements of yesteryear. The shape references the essence of the college elite, sporting heroes, matinee idols, military style and the rat pack. 

Along with the video, members can also find below a step by step guide to this graduated scissor and clipper-over-comb on a parting haircut.

Technical skills

  • Clipper cutting
  • Clippers-over-comb
  • Club cutting
  • Fading
  • Over-direction
  • Scissors-over-comb
  • Short graduation
  • Tapered neckline
  • Tapered outline
  • Tapering


Contributor: Dale Ted Watkins
Model: Charlie
Make-Up Artist: Melissa Bourne
Photographer: Ross Kirton

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