Now it’s time to pump up the texture! Ivan is looking for soft texture that will allow the client to style her hair any way she wants with great manageability and volume. Whenever you think of texture you should think of the razor because the razor is the perfect tool for creating it! In this
This part 1 of a 6 video series on a men’s contemporary partially disconnected haircut. This haircut begins with clipper cutting and ends with some shear point tapering. As Ivan does, he gives some helpful tips along the way. To see Part 2-Razor Cutting, click here. To see Part 3-Detailing, click here. To see Part
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 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
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
Ivan switches to shears from the razor to create some detail and closeness in this women’s short curly haircut. He does a little shear point tapering and addresses different areas around the head using Feather Switch Blade Shears 5.5″. To see Feather Switch Blade Shears and blades, click here.
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
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
It’s very interesting to see barber haircuts and shaves in other countries. Are they the same? Are they different? If so, how? What can be learned from them? If you haven’t been to Japan to get your haircut, perhaps you can live vicariously through this guy’s video. In this video a man goes to his
Did you know there are different states to your hair? It’s important to realize that whatever state your hair is in, your haircut should complement all your different states so you can keep your hair versatile. Erik Lander, British barber and hairdresser, explains your different states of hair. To see the Feather Flexion Razor, click
In this part 4 video we move onto the perimeter (sides and back) of the haircut. It’s a large part of the haircut so tune in and see how he does it. Erik Lander, British barber and hairdresser, uses the Feather Flexion Razor to do this men’s modern razor haircut. To see the Feather Flexion
Curly hair can be cut with a razor…even when it’s very short. Ivan reduces a lot of bulk but leaves it nice and soft. Here’s some really fun, great razor cutting using the Feather Styling Razor and Blade Glide Plus. In this video, Ivan teaches trap razor cutting and the razor rotation technique. To see Blade
Women’s Pixie Haircut – Occipital Razor Cutting – Part 2 In this women’s pixie haircut part 2 video, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, addresses the hair around the occipital area of the head using a Feather Styling Razor. He teaches some razor cutting techniques and gives valuable tips. Check it out! To see Part
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
How do you know when it’s time to change your styling razor blade? In this video Erik Lander explains how you know its time. To see the Feather Flexion Razor, click here. Part 7 Part 9
The next major section of the haircut is the addressing of the top and crown of the head. Again, using the Feather Flexion Razor, Erik Lander shows you how he continues the razor cut. As a British barber and hairdresser, Erik gives you good insight into how this haircut can be easily achieved. To see
Not every woman can rock an undercut pixie. But for the woman who can, this haircut is sexy, bold and fun! In this part 1 of 3 videos, Ivan Zoot, addresses the first part of the undercut pixie which is clipper cutting. Starting with the undercut, Ivan explains his clipper cutting methods and addresses the
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,
Once a haircut is finished it’s nice to show the client different styling possibilities. In this state Erik Lander, British barber and hairdresser, discusses the natural state. To see the Feather Flexion Razor, click here. Part 9 Part 11
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 –
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
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.
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
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.
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
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
As a hair professional you are always thinking of ways to increase your revenue. One way to do this is with added services, services that you place on top of the actual service. The after haircut rinse is a good one for short haircuts which gives that extra touch of customer service. Check it out.
What is the difference between tapering and blocking in a short haircut? What about round vs. square corners? You can do a short haircut in a variety of ways, today more than ever. It’s important to understand these terms and when they are best used in a haircut. Listen in to learn more.
Crystal Blu at ARROJO gives a hot, trendy men’s haircut with an Arrojo Plier Razor. It’s versatile and fun. In this video Crystal primarily uses the Plier Razor to do the cut. In the end she shows how the haircut is quite versatile by demonstrating 3 different looks…all very different and great for different occasions.
Women’s Pixie Haircut – Razor Haircutting – Part 4 In this pixie haircut part 4 video, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, addresses the hair on the top and front of the head using a Feather Texturizing Styling Razor. Jon uses a texturizing razor because it removes 50% less hair than the styling razor. But
Womens Pixie Haircut – Addressing the Sides – Part 3 In this women’s pixie haircut part 3 video, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, addresses the hair on the side of the head using a Feather Styling Razor. The Feather Styling Razor is a hairdresser favorite and comes in multiple colors. All Styling Razors use
Bringing a haircut together can be the most fun of the whole haircut. Styling the hair and designing it the way you want, can really change the final result. Here, Ivan Zoot blow drys and styles the hair using the Jatai Heat Shields to protect his fingers from burns from the hot tools he’s using.
In this video series (1st of 4 videos), Ivan Zoot does a classic taper moving up into a ridge line and/or a fauxhawk type style or design. He uses some clipper over comb techniques in this video to create the taper around the perimeter. To see Blade Glide Plus, click here.
This is part 3 of 6 in this Men’s Contemporary Partially Disconnected Haircut video series. Creating detail is an important part of a haircut. It’s what sets you apart from the others. Detailing the neckline so you get that smooth silky feel of the skin is that extra touch your clients love. That’s why using
Men’s Razor Haircut – Blowdrying, Styling, Final Look – Part 6 In this part 6 video of the men’s razor haircut series, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, finishes up this razor haircut with blowdrying. He uses the DuBoa Brush, styling and showing off the final look. He also revisits and goes over everything he
In this Hairbrained video Gerard is at it again! In collaboration with hairdresser Sal Misseri, Sal gives this young woman a short chic shape using scissors and a razor. It’s a long video so make sure you have some time to watch and listen. To see the Feather Plier Razor, click here.
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
Now that the major part of the haircut is finished, it’s time to remove some of the extra bulk that was not totally addressed in the previous sections. And what better way to remove bulk than to use a razor. Erik Lander, British barber and hairdresser, shows you some of his finishing touches. To see
Womens Pixie Cut – Establishing the Guideline – Part 1 This is part 1 of 6 in a women’s pixie cut video series. In this first video, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, establishes the guideline for doing a women’s pixie cut using a Feather Styling Razor. He teaches some razor cutting techniques and gives
Men’s Razor Haircut – Top & Front Hair Razor Cutting – Part 4 In this part 4 of 6 video series, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, addresses the hair on the top and front of the head using a Feather Styling Razor. Using a razor on the top and front hair can really release
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 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
From Hairbrained, Randy Taylor gives a graduated short women’s versatile haircut using a Feather Plier Razor. To see the Feather Plier Razor, click here.
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
Men’s Razor Haircut – Using a Nape Razor – Part 5 In this part 5 of 6 video series, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, addresses the nape area using a nape razor to clean it up. After completing a short men’s haircut it’s always important to keep the nape and sideburn area looking clean
Before you can go deep into a haircut you must be able to properly evaluate and prepare your haircut. Laying out a road map is critical to creating the haircut you desire. Without a concrete blueprint, you will end up with a result you didn’t plan for. In this video, Erik Lander, British barber and
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
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
Once a haircut is finished it’s nice to show the client different styling possibilities. In this video, Erik Lander, British barber and hairdresser, discusses the finished state. To see the Feather Flexion Razor, click here. Part 10
Pixie Haircut for Women – Detailing & Final Look – Part 6 In this pixie haircut for women part 6 video, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, finishes the haircut with some extra detailing with Feather Switch Blade Shears to complete the look. These extra details can make a big difference in the overall haircut
In order to give a razor haircut you first and foremost need to know how to hold and angle a razor in the hair. Knowing how to hold a razor when cutting hair is so important that it has its own video. Erik Lander, British Barber and hairdresser, explains this in detail. To see the
This Hairbrained video by Gerard Scarpaci and Julian Perlingiero takes a look at doing a bob haircut using the Plier Razor on a mannequin. It’s up close and personal so you can see the details of how the cut is being made with both scissors and razor on 2 different mannequins. To see the Feather
Womens Pixie Haircut – Blending the Sides w/the Top – Part 5 In this women’s pixie haircut part 5 video, Jon Clifford, hairdresser and razor educator, blends the top with the sides using Feather Switch Blade Shears. Blending is important in any haircut so you can get fluidity throughout the cut and the appearance of the
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
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
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.
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
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
In this video Ivan Zoot aka Clipper Guy does what he does best and thats clipper cutting and flattop haircuts. He likes to sport one himself as well! He finishes off the cut with a neck shave using a Feather Artist Club Razor and Jatai Men’s Grooming products.
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