Men's Haircutting: Scissor Over Comb Technique - Sam Villa

Men's Haircutting: Scissor Over Comb Technique

Looking to further master your scissor over comb technique? Andrew Carruthers, Cultural Ambassador for Sam Villa guides us through his approach to this essential know-how to up your game in men’s short haircutting. Old school style combined with a fresh avenue to success!

We will witness bona fide clean results including overcoming challenges with difficult texture.

In view of this video clip we will take in:

  • Why utilizing the using a long dry cutting shear is an essential tool for scissor over comb.
  • How using a comb with contrast gives us a better visual of what we are cutting.
  • The essential motion for this cutting technique.
  • Why practicing using only your thumb in your cutting action will improve your technique.
  • Why using 1" sections allows for the hair to successfully "hug the head" in unison.
  • The secret to no lines of demarcation • Blending the neckline with your razor.