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The Zig Zag Mid-Length Layering Tutorial

With Lee Stafford
Duration24 minutes
Skill levelAdvanced
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Lee Stafford's mid-length haircut The Zig Zag is a languid, cascading shape featuring juxtaposed short and long layers. The result is a beautiful salon friendly commercial shape.

Members can also find below our step by step guide that covers the whole process of cutting mid-length hair into the Zig Zag.

Technical skills

  • Blunt Cutting
  • Disconnection
  • Elevation
  • Graduation
  • Layering
  • Over-Direction
  • Point Cutting
  • Tapering
  • Texturising
  • Triangular Layering


Contributor: Lee Stafford
Model: Nikki
Make-Up Artist: Clayre Sodeau
Photographer: Jamie Harrison

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