Gerard Scarpaci, owner of Hairbrained, educator and Plier Razor enthusiast, does a women’s layered shag razor cut. Women love to keep their long hair and they love layers that can give them volume and texture. The shag look can do just that and a razor cut makes it much more organic looking. It’s an older
Part 5 – Women’s Long Shag Hairstyle using the Flexion Razor In this video, Ian Gavet demonstrates look 2 of the long shag. Look 2 of the long shag hairstyle is your more everyday ‘wash and wear’ style of this haircut. But it still has great volume and a sense of fun about it. You
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.
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,
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
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
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
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
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.
Part 1 – Textured Long Haircut using the Feather Styling Razor Coarse, thick long hair needs to be textured to release weight and give hair more movement. In this video series, Ian Gavet gives a textured long haircut using advanced razor techniques. Before you perform these techniques on clients, be sure you have some experience
The Plier Razor is Feather’s only bare blade razor for haircutting. With a folding handle and replaceable blades, it’s a great razor for the hairdresser who really wants to have freedom in their haircutting. While the bare blade exposes the hairdresser to a greater risk of getting cut, it lacks the guard that to some
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
Part 2 – Texturized Long Hair using the Feather Styling Razor Ian Gavet continues the Texturized Long Haircut using the Jatai Feather Styling Razor to release weight and give more volume to hair. Heavy hair can really weight the hair down. Make hair more manageable with these techniques. Texturized long hair also creates more versatility in the
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
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
In this video taken from the web, Gerard Scarpaci, a Plier Razor enthusiast and owner of Hairbrained does a deconstructed long layers haircut using a Plier Razor. Although the original video was published in 2009, the content is still relevant and useful for razor cutting today! To see the Plier Razor, click here.
This video is from Free Salon Education. Sometimes we feature videos from non-Jatai educators who demonstrate good technique and use the Feather Razor. In this video, Thaddeus Boland, the stylist, creates long layers using a Feather Styling Razor. He begins by face framing and working into those layers. This step-by-step haircut gives you essential knowledge
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.
Gerard Scarpaci takes a moment to speak with Wes Sharpton about razor haircutting while he does a razor cut on his model. He gives her a short razor haircut with a Plier Razor, a bare blade folding razor, to give a cute modern haircut. Listen to Wes’ thoughts on razor cutting, his tips and advice
Part 2 – Women’s Long Shag Haircut using the Flexion Razor Click here to see part 3 of this long shag haircut. Ian Gavet demonstrates how to use the Feather Flexion Razor to create a long shag. The Feather Styling Razor really releases a lot of weight and creates a lot more layering. This helps
Shoulder Length Bob Razor Haircut This video features a great shoulder length bob from Free Salon Education. Here they use the Feather Styling Razor and demonstrate some great ways to use the razor. At Jatai Academy we showcase other great videos found on the web that use the Feather Razor and demonstrate good razor technique. There
Part 3 – Women’s Long Shag Haircut using the Flexion Razor Ian Gavet, renowned hairstylist and educator, continues with the long shag haircut using the Jatai Feather Flexion Razor. Here he addresses the bang area using a razor and creates a soft fringe. Using a razor on the bang or fringe area can prevent them
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Part 3 – Texturized Long Hair using the Feather Styling Razor – French Pleat In parts 1 & 2, Ian Gavet used a Feather Styling Razor to create texturized long hair. Texturized long hair enables the client to have much more versatility, volume and movement to the hair. Whether the hair is up or down, texturized
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.
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
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
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
In the final video on the women’s curly short haircut series, Ivan uses Feather Switch Blade Shears to polish the razored perimeter with the longer interior. Ivan also discusses palm-to-palm cutting and it’s benefits. To see Feather Switch Blade Shears, click here. To see Blade Glide Plus, click here.
Gerard Scarpaci, owner of Hairbrained, loves the Plier Razor. In this video taken from the web, he does a quick razor haircut on a woman’s medium length hair. It’s a quick demonstration of what the Plier can do and how a razor haircut can be done with training and expertise. To see the Plier Razor,
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
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
What? A women face shave? Who knew. Apparently, it’s super popular in Japan and has been for years. Women’s face shaves are not the same as men’s face shaves. It’s not about shaving off a woman’s whisker, it’s about exfoliation. It’s about giving a woman glowing, clear, beautiful skin. Here’s how a barber can provide
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
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,
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
Part 4 – Womens Long Shag Haircut using the Flexion Razor In this video, Ian Gavet shows you the first finished look of the womens long shag haircut. This haircutting technique can be styled in many different ways which makes it fun and versatile. Click Part 5 to see an alternative way of styling the
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.
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
Nick Arrojo – How to Cut Thick Textured Hair to Create Loose Controlled Curls and Layers with a Plier
Nick Arrojo is a master at razor cutting, so much so that he has his own razor academy where he teaches individuals on a regular basis on how to razor cut. He is a pro at using the Feather Plier Razor for his razor cuts and has become a well-known hairdresser in the industry. In
A razor cut looks quite different from a scissor cut. Women with long hair can have less of a blunt cut and a more lived-in look when a razor is used on the hair. Razor cuts with a Plier Razor, Feather’s only bare blade razor, can give seamless layers that looks fantastic on long hair.
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
Shaving is an art. And when you need to see where you’re shaving it’s important to not let the shaving cream get in the way. Some shaving creams foam while others do not. Foaming or lathering shaving creams can prevent you from seeing any possible bumps or areas you should look out for when shaving
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.
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