How to cut your hair short yourself at home. Start an inch or two 25 5 cm above your ear and follow that line around the back of your head the other ear moving the razor in a straight up motion as you cut. This will be your longest layer. Your hair will now fall into a choppy graduated lob but can be a little blunt for some people. Take each section at a time and secure the remaining hair with a clipper.
Comb all of your hair to the very top of you head and twist it tightly. Avoid choppy layers by pulling the hair out so it is perpendicular to your head before cutting it. There are a few at home tricks that could save you from the hair walk of shame. One in particular is so fail proof that even a monkey with scissors could do it.
Take a sharp tooth comb and straight out the hair section right from the scalp and hold it tightly between your middle and index fingers. Cut the hair layer by layer 1. Comb down your new short hair. Unclip the top right section and repeat.
Gently chip into the ends of your hair holding your scissors at a 90 degree angle. Start with the top of your head. This is how i cut my own hair at home. How to cut layers in short hair.
Leave the bottom section as is. Cut the middle section of your hair 12 to 1 inch shorter than the bottom layer. Again spritz hair all over with water so its damp. Dont cut too short in the first try.
Now work on small sections of your hair to learn how to cut hair. For a traditional mens cut the hair on the top of your head should be slightly longer than it is on the sides and back. How to cut your own long hair using the twist method for a pixie cut section off fringe at front of hair. Unclip the first top section also known as the top box this is the very topfront.
Take a thin vertical row of hair and cut vertically up or down it. Unclip the top left section and. If you prefer something slightly softer then tip your head upside down so you are looking at the floor. Cutting the rest of your hair.
How to cut your own hair into a bob or lob. Part your hair down the middle and divide your hair into sections where you want each layer. The top section will be the hair that rests on top and around your face. You do not need a hairdresser anymore.