Part 1 – Men’s Comb Over Haircut-Trimming the Top of the Hair This is Part 1 of a 7 part series on how to do a men’s comb over haircut. Gabe Luevano starts off by trimming the hair on the top of the head using the Feather 7.5″ Switch Blade Shears. To see the other
Part 1 – Women’s Long Shag Haircut using the Flexion Razor Ian Gavet, renowned hairstylist, is an educator for Jatai International. Here he demonstrates how to cut a long shag with the Jatai Flexion Razor. Using a razor in the hair can really make a long shag look spectacular. A styling razor releases weight, adds
In this video, Ian Gavet starts ‘The Big Bang’ haircut. Jennifer’s hair is really long and straight. He decides to give her bangs and a simple everyday look. Here he uses the Feather Kaiden Shears and gives you tips on how to cut a heavy fringe/bang. Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 To see Feather Kaiden Shears,
In this part 2 video of the ‘Big Bang’ video haircut series, Ian Gavet continues his haircut by addressing the length of the hair using Feather Kaiden Shears. With his simple haircutting techniques you can get the same beautiful, clean results. Part 1 Part 3 Part 4 To see Feather Kaiden Shears, click here.
Ian Gavet, Jatai Educator, continues ‘The Big Bang’ look using Feather Kaiden Shears. After cutting the fringe and addressing the length of the hair in the back, Ian addresses the hair in the front. Part 1 Part 2 Part 4 To see Feather Kaiden Shears, click here.
Click here for more great hairstyling education by Ian, other educators, and hairstylists. In this video you will see the final look of the ‘Big Bang’ where he uses the Feather Kaiden Shears and finishes the look with a Feather Styling Razor. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 To see the Feather Styling Razors, click
Basic Soft Layers with the Feather Styling Razor Jon Clifford gives a razor cutting education class on how to create basic soft layers using the Feather Styling Razor. In this video, you get to take a sneak peek at this education class and see first hand what was said. You will learn how to create
In this video, Jon Clifford, a razor educator teaches you: -What products to use with the Feather Styling Razor -How using a razor can be less work that using shears for the same result -Vertical razor cutting To see the Feather Styling Razors, click here.
Add Texture and Spruce up a Hairstyle with the Feather Styling Razor Jon Clifford, a razor educator, works on an existing drab hairstyle and spruces it up with the Feather Styling Razor for a more trendy, attractive hairstyle. A haircut tends to look best when it’s first given. But after several months with a haircut,
Bob Haircut on Curly Hair with the Feather Styling Razor ‘They’ say you can’t use a razor to cut a bob on curly hair because it makes curly hair look even more voluminous. Curly hair tends to have a lot of volume already so why use a razor to cut curly hair? Whatever your opinion
Part 2 – Mens Comb Over Part – Creating the Part In this video: Creating the part is a very important part of creating a combover haircut. There are different ways to create a mens comb over part, but here is one way to do it. Gabe Luevano, barber, carefully explains the part and how
Part 3 – Mens Comb Over Haircut – Shear Over Comb Technique In this video, barber Gabe Luevano continues the mens comb over haircut with a shear over comb technique. Here he uses the Feather Switch Blade Shears to do the technique. Gabe also has a specific way of using the shears for cutting which he
Part 4 – Mens Comb Over Haircut – Disconnection Disconnection is something barbers and hairdressers are constantly dealing with in a haircut. Here is how barber Gabe Luevano addresses disconnection in a men’s comb over haircut. Here he uses the Feather Switch Blade Shears. To see the other videos in this series, click the links
Part 5 – Men’s Comb Over Cut – Razor Haircutting Most barbers do not know how to use a razor to cut hair. But a barber should learn how to use different tools to create different looks that can’t be achieved by clippers or shears alone. Gabe Luevano shows you how he uses the Feather
Part 6 – Men’s Combover Haircut – Blowdrying Technique This is part 6 of 7 in the men’s combover haircut video series. After trimming the hair on top, creating the part, doing a shear over comb technique and razor cutting, it’s time to start putting it all together. Blowdrying the hair allows you to give
Part 7 – Men’s Comb Over Hairstyle – Finishing Touches The finishing touches of a mens comb over hairstyle are essential to completing this look. In this video, a finishing touch means the use of product in the hair to keep it tame and slick. You can’t ignore the little things when it comes to
Part 1 – Simple Mens Razor Haircut using the Feather Styling Razor In this men’s razor cutting video, Jatai Educator Christie (Waldrop) Davis, demonstrates a simple mens razor haircut. Christie walks you through a razor cut using the Feather Styling Razor and shares some simple razor cutting tips, tricks and techniques that you can use to
Part 2 – Simple Mens Razor Haircut using the Feather Styling Razor In this men’s razor haircut video, Jatai Educator, Christie (Waldrop) Davis demonstrates a men’s short graduated haircut using the LX Feather Styling Razor. (Note: The LX model is currently discontinued. See link below for other styling razors). Christie continues this cut starting from
Part 3 – Simple Mens Razor Haircut using the Nape & Body Razor for Cleaning Up the Neckline In this razor cutting video, Jatai Educator, Christie (Waldrop) Davis wraps up a mens short razor cut using the Feather Nape & Body Razor for cleaning up the neckline. Christie walks you through a razor cut and shares
In this Feather Styling Razor Haircutting video, Jatai Educator, Christie (Waldrop) Davis, demonstrates a men’s short graduated haircut using the LX Feather Styling Razor. (Note: the LX model is currently discontinued). Christie walks you through this razor cut and shares some simple men’s razor cutting tips, tricks and techniques that you can use when working on
In this Part 2 Men’s Razor Haircut video, Jatai Educator, Christie (Waldrop) Davis, demonstrates a men’s short razor cut. Christie finishes up the razor haircut with the Nape & Body Razor. She shares some simple razor cutting tips, tricks and techniques. To see the first video in this series, click the link below: Part 1 –
For hairdressers, the concept of overextending is probably not new but for barbers it might be. When it comes to men’s hairstyling it’s important to to understand the concept of overextending to get the best possible outcome for your haircut. Henry Franco explains what overextending means and what it can do for your haircuts.
Clients often don’t know what to do to maintain their hair at home. They think any shampoo and conditioner will do. But is there more to healthy hair than that? Maintaining healthy hair at home is not brain science but it does require some education on the hairdresser or barber’s behalf.
When you start a men’s haircut you should start in a certain area of the head so that the rest of the haircut flows nicely. Henry Franco, tonsorial artist, goes over where to start with a men’s haircut.
For a barber, using a Feather straight razor is not just for shaving. You can use the Feather Artist Club Razors for hair razor cutting as well. Men’s razor haircutting in the barber world is not very common but it’s quite common in the hairdresser world. Whether using a Feather Styling Razor or an Artist
Mens Long Haircut and Facial Grooming Learn how to give a men’s long haircut. Whether you get many guys with long hair coming in for a haircut or not, it’s always good to know how to cut long hair. Whether it’s a guy or girl, long hair takes much of the same approach. However, guys
Mens Curly Haircut and Facial Grooming Curly hair on a man can be difficult to work with. When hair is very curly it can have a mind of it’s own. So how do you address such wild hair? How do you tame it with a haircut? In this video, Henry Franco addresses this very question.
Mens Short Haircut & Facial Grooming Learn from Henry Franco how to do a men’s short haircut and facial grooming using the Feather Switch Blade Shears and Artist Club Razors. Henry’s client, John, has coarse, wavy hair. Taking that into consideration, Henry uses the appropriate tools and techniques to address this texture of hair. He
Mens Classic Short Haircut In this video, Henry Franco gives Josh a mens classic short haircut using the Feather Switch Blade Shears, Artist Club Razors and Blade Glide. Josh has uneven hair and bulk on top of his head. Henry Franco addresses both of these areas to even out his hair and release some weight
Men’s Haircut: Removing Bulk and Classic Taper In this video, Henry Franco gives Saul a classic taper haircut. He removes bulk from his thick hair on top and gives a classic taper using the Feather Switch Blade Shears, Artist Club Razors, Blade Glide and the DuBoa Brush. Many men don’t desire a fashion forward or
Women’s Short Spunky Haircut with the Feather Styling Razor Many women wear their hair short, but that doesn’t mean they want to look like a man. Women want soft, feminine inspired designs that work with their hectic lifestyles and reflect their personality. There is no better tool than the razor to achieve that style. Within
How to Cut Curly Hair with a Feather Styling Razor This favorite Jatai style is designed with luscious tendrils of beautiful wave and curl in mind. The 80’s was the decade of big band hair and thinning shears. Our clients today want more control over their curls. It’s time to say good-bye to thinning shears
Creating the Classic Bob with the Feather Styling Razor Throughout the sands of haircutting time the classic bob has always been a favorite. Each season there is a different variation to the cut. However, there is always a basic structure of the design. Our Jatai style bob has a defined razor edge with classic detail.
Creating Seamless Layers with the Feather Styling Razor Christie (Waldrop) Davis teaches how to create seamless layers by releasing weight from the hair using the Feather Styling Razor. This gives the hair more fluidity, movement and volume. Seamless layers simply means there are secret layers in the hair. Anyone who looks at someone’s hair with
Creating Layers – Switch Blade Shears vs. Feather Razor To create layers you can use several different tools. The tool you use determines the outcome of the look. In this video, Alan Papaleo, hairdresser and educator for over 30 years, demonstrates how creating layers with Switch Blade Shears vs. a Feather Razor can lead to
One Length Haircut: Using a Razor vs. Shears When creating a one length haircut, you can achieve different results based on the tool you use. Using a hairstyling razor, for instance, will give you a different overall look than using shears for the same technique. By knowing how different tools can affect the desired look,
Graduation Haircut – Using a Razor vs. Shears When giving a graduation haircut to a client, do you use shears or a razor? Your answer should be…it depends. It depends on the look you are going for. When you use the razor the final look is very different than the final look using shears. Watch
The Feather Texturizing Razor – Texturizing Hair for Volume Alan Papaleo is a hairdresser and educator for over 35 years. In this video you will be introduced to the Feather Texturizing Razor and see how it can dramatically increase volume in flat, fine hair. The Feather Texturizing Razor is often recognized by it’s red handle.
Womens Short Taper Cut Today we are featuring April from ‘Hair 101 with April’ who demonstrates in this video how to do a womens short taper cut from the consultation to the final end result. April uses the Feather Styling Razor to clean up the nape area and work on the whole head to texturize and
Removing Weight from Hair with a Razor Razors are excellent for removing weight from hair. In this video taken from the web, the hairdresser demonstrates a simple way of removing weight from hair. If you’re new to razor haircutting this may be a good place to start. The Feather Styling Razor can remove just enough weight
Short Bob Haircut with the Plier Razor At Jatai Academy we showcase other great videos found on the web that use the Feather Razor and demonstrate good razor technique. There are a ton of videos online and sometimes it’s hard to sift through the rocks to find the gems that are worthy of sharing. At
Graduated Bob Haircut with The Salon Guy In this video from the web by The Salon Guy, he demonstrates a graduated bob haircut using the Feather Styling Razor on a mannequin head. At Jatai Academy we showcase other great videos found on the web that use the Feather Razor and demonstrate good razor technique. There are a
Long Layered Haircut with the Plier Razor Many women want to keep their hair long but remove weight so that the hair is not too heavy. Creating long layers using a razor is a great way to get a beautiful look without hard lines. Today we are featuring a video from Free Salon Education where
Pixie Haircut using Shears and a Razor When doing a pixie haircut you can get into a lot of texturizing. It’s important to prevent hard lines so a good tool to use is the razor. The razor can help leave soft edges and soft lines. In this video from the web, we feature an Anne
Razor Cut to Restyle Thick Long Hair When you are working with thick long hair, it’s important to release some weight. In this video we’ve taken from the web, Salvatore Agostino uses a Feather Plier Razor to restyle thick hair and give a fringe. The technique he uses in this video is for the advanced razor
Advanced Razor Haircut for Medium to Long Hair In this video by Free Salon Education, Matt Beck does a women’s advanced razor haircut for medium to long hair. He also addresses some side swept bangs. Matt uses the Feather Styling Razor to achieve his look. Take a look at some of his advanced razoring techniques! At
Razor Fundamentals Although we like to feature our own videos on Jatai Academy, we also on occasion feature videos from the web if we feel the content could benefit our viewers. This video is one of those videos we feel is useful for any razor cutter and it addresses razor fundamentals. Before you go deep
Removing Bulk Using a Razor Sometimes men’s haircuts require more than a clipper and shears to complete the haircut. When it comes to removing bulk from hair it requires different tips and tricks to get your haircut to be just right so the haircut doesn’t look too heavy. Just a simple snip here or a
Removing Excess Curl & Heaviness in the Back of the Hair Sometimes you have a client with medium length hair who has a lot of heaviness in the back of the hair. Perhaps there’s a bit of a curl or weight that needs to be released to give a lighter, more manageable hairstyle. Addressing hair
Shear Over Comb Technique – The Lost Art As a barber you might be used to using mainly clippers to do your work. But back in the day, the tools that dominated a barber’s tool box were shears and a comb. This lost art is useful for longer haircuts. But in modern times, many guys
Pompadour Haircut Part 1-Clipper Cutting Chris Vaughn, the Beverly Hills Barber, teaches how to do a side part pompadour haircut in a step-by-step manner. In this part 1 of 4 video pompadour haircut series, Chris starts with clipper cutting around the sides and the back of the head around the occipital area. Chris implements his
Mens Pompadour Haircut Part 2 – Shear Work This is part 2 of 4 in the Men’s Pompadour Haircut Series. In part 1, Chris addressed the sides and back of the head around the occipital area using a clipper to get a nice and tight look. The top in a pompadour, however, is longer and
Pompadour Haircut Part 3 – Razor Work In this video, Chris Vaughn, the Beverly Hills Barber, uses the Feather Artist Club DX Pearl Folding Razor to clean up the nape area and sideburns in this pompadour haircut video. When giving any men’s short haircut, the quality is in the details. This means having clean lines,
Pompadour Haircut Part 4 – Styling & Finished Look In this final video of the pompadour haircut series, Chris Vaughn, the Beverly Hills Barber, finishes up the pompadour haircut by using the DuBoa blowdrying brush and stylizes the hair. In this video, Chris shows off the finished pompadour look. The pompadour haircut is a popular
How to Angle a Razor in the Hair Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, explains how to angle a razor when cutting hair to achieve different effects. Angling a razor in the hair can dramatically change your results. The angle of a razor can either take off a lot of hair or take off very
Different Razor Cutting Techniques In this video, you will learn various razor cutting techniques which are easy to achieve and do. These are fundamental razor cutting techniques that anyone learning how to razor cut should know. The techniques that Jon goes over are how to razor cut long hair by only removing hair from the
Fringe and Face Framing with a Razor Face framing with a razor can break up the perimeter so bangs don’t look heavy and blunt. Softness is key to prevent thick, heavy bangs. If you want thick, heavy bangs then shears would be a better way to go. In particular, what’s most important in face framing
Men’s Razor Haircut – Haircut Planning & Shear Over Comb – Part 1 This is part 1 of 6 in a men’s razor haircut video series. Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, goes over the plan for this haircut and explains how he is going to accomplish the final look. Jon explains how planning can
Mens Razor Haircut – Shear Over Comb & Hair Growth Patterns – Part 2 In this second video of a 6 part series, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, continues the men’s razor haircut as he addresses the second side of the head. Although he continues the shear over comb technique on the other side
Men’s Razor Haircut – Back of the Head Razor Cutting – Part 3 In this part 3 of 6 video series, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, addresses the occipital area of the head. He uses a Feather Styling Razor for this razor cutting portion of the haircut. Addressing the sides and back of the