How to hold a pair of scissors

With Stacey Broughton
Duration2 minutes
Skill levelFoundation


This absolute beginners' tutorial from Stacey Broughton is a defined and refined explanation of how one should correctly hold and use a pair of scissors when cutting hair.

You can also find below a step by step guide that covers the basics of holding a pair of scissors.

Technical skills

  • Scissor control


Contributor: Stacey Broughton
Model: N/A
Make-Up Artist: N/A
Photographer: Jamie Harrison

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