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How To Cut A Uniform Layer With Pivoting Sections Tutorial

With Stacey Broughton
Duration45 minutes
Skill levelIntermediate
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Stacey Broughton’s women's short hair cutting tutorial demonstrates a simple method of working with over-direction on the outlines, combined with a flawless, head-hugging internal balance to produce a soft but invigorating haircut.

This haircut uses a variety of techniques including blow-drying, freehand, blunt, point and club cutting, disconnection, layering, over-direction, pivoting, sectioning and triangular layering.

Subscribers can also access a step by step guide that covers the whole process of this uniform layer haircut.

Watch the accompanying colouring video tutorial by Tracy Hayes that accompanies this haircut.

Technical skills

  • Blow Drying
  • Blunt Cutting
  • Club Cutting
  • Disconnection
  • Freehand
  • Layering
  • Over-Direction
  • Pivoting
  • Point Cutting
  • Triangular Layering


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

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