techinique using diagonal lines by cutting hair ends with a slight increase or decrease in length.
space between two lines or surfaces that intersect at a given point
haircut in which all the hair comes to one hanging level, forming a weight line or area; hair is cut with no elevation or over direction, also referred to as a one length, zero elevation, or no elevation cut.
graduated shape of wedge; an effect or haircut that results from cutting the hai with tension, low to medium elevation or over direction.
section of hair located either at the perimeter or the interior of the cut, determines the length the hair will be cut also referred to as guide; usually the first section that is cut to create a shape
angle or degree at which a subsection of hair is held, or lifted, from the head when cuting; also referred to as projection or lifting
free hand nothcing
nothcing technique in which pieces of hair are snipped out at random intervals. cutting with the points of the shears to create texture in the hair ends. version of point cutting in which the tips of the scizzors are moved toward the hair ends rather than into them created a chunkier effect.
growth pattern direction in which the hair grows from the scalp; also referred to as natural fall or natural falling position .
graduated effect achieved by cutting the hair with elevation or over direction.
to divide the hair by parting into uniform working areas for control.
outer line of a hairstyle
how tightly the hair is pulled before cutting
levl at which a blunt cut falls; where the ends of the hair hang together.
lines that are perpendicular to the floor.
triangular section that begins at the apex and ends at the front corners.
lines that are beteen horizontal and verticle lines.
guidelines that move throughout the haircut.
comb used to creat softer edge when cutting with shears.
used to remove superfluos hair and to create clean lines around ears and neckline.
lines the a parallel to the floor; used in low elevation haircuts.
used to cut hair with a softer edge than shears.
used to create very short tapers quickly.
usually used to cut a blunt straight line; can be used to thin hair by slithering.
used to remove bulk from the hair.