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What Is the Difference In A left-handed shear An A Right-handed Shear?

So what is really the difference between left and right handed hair shears?First of all, regardless of whether a shear is right or left handed, when the shear is held with the “right” hand, the natural weight of the hand will make it gently push with the thumb on the thumb ring of the shear and gently pull with [...]

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6 Signs Your Beauty Hair Shears Need A New Sharpening

Sharp hair shears are an essential tool for stylists, hairdressers and barbers. They can help you grow a customer base and a reputation that could lead you to great things.However, if you want your beauty shears to work for you continuously, you need to know how to take care of them, and the key to that is knowing what [...]

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Ask A Hairdresser: Can Thinning Shears And Razor Blazes Hater Your Hair?

Question: Hi Jason, I don't like it very much when my hairdresser uses a razor blade or hair scissors to thin her hair. Why does it make my hair so blurry? Can this be harmful? Thanks for the help and I love the hair tips column! -VanessaJason Lee's answer: using a razor or hair shears on a client must be done [...]

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How to Thin Your Hair With Hair Thinning Shears

Many people consider thick hair a blessing, but if your hair frizzes up or takes too long to dry, they may want to thinking about thinning it. Professional stylists use hair scissors to thin the hair to tame thick hair and you can try this technique at home.Keep reading to learn how to shred your hair with hair thinning scissors. Use [...]

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Why You Will Want To Try A Dry Haircut

During your last trip to the hairdresser, you may have noticed that some designers are opposed to tradition when they cut dry hair.Oh! All you have known is classic washing first, then cutting, forever. What exactly is happening? Winning a big fan base between designers and customers is dry cutting. Customers love the element of surprise (or anxiety) [...]

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Hair Stylist: Tips To Help Avoid Pain In The Waist And Hand

It can be the misery of a hairdresser's working life: fear of pain in the hands. Most hairdressers experience wrist and hand pain at some point in their career, but there are some cases where pain is indicative of a more serious problem.Sometimes, wrist pain can get worse, which may indicate a problem like wrist tendonitis or carpal tunnel [...]

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What Makes a Kenchii Japanese Shear So Special?

Japanese Steel For Hair Stylist What makes a Japanese scissor so special? In the world of professional hairdressers, you can only buy a pair of high quality hair shears from companies in Japan.Japanese shears have always won the best awards and the best grades in American Salon Professional's Choice. This is the highest honor possible to assign to the [...]

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How Much Did You Invest In Your Career As A Hairdresser, Stylist or Barber?

Investing In Higher Quality Hair ShearYou probably had to pay for the cosmetology school to get your license, but did you add the additional costs you paid for your career?While you can manage investments in a portfolio in a financial sense, you should pay attention to how you are investing in your career. The cosmetology and beauty industry [...]

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What You Need To Know About The Different Types of Styling Shears

The using hair shears is an art for a hairdresser. To achieve great styles, a hairdresser must use the best quality scissors. With a length of 5 to 7 inches and with a finger appendage, a shear gives you additional control when cutting hair. With the help of different types of scissors, an artist can create a unique style [...]

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Everything You Need You Hair Shears To Have

The Perfect Shear Will Have These ThingsEvery hair artist needs a perfect shear to create beautiful hair styles, but it's not as easy as it seems. The professional hairdresser's abilities can’t shine if they are working with a poor pair of hair shear. The efficiency and comfort of the professional hair stylist is at stake, so here are some [...]

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