How To Use Thinning Shears Free Tutorial

Duration17 minutes
Skill levelBeginner


This free hairdressing video guides you through the use of thinning shears on a variety of shapes and textures. Watch the video now and find-out how to use thinning shears like a pro.

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Technical skills

  • Blunt Cutting
  • Clipper Cutting
  • Elevation
  • Finger Position
  • Freehand
  • Graduation
  • Layering
  • Razors
  • Scissors
  • Tapering
  • Tension
  • Texturising
  • Thinning Shears


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Photographer: Jamie Harrison

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