Invest in a Sharp Pair of Scissors
Did you know that cutting with dull scissors could give you split ends? For a long lasting cut, make sure your scissors have a sharp edge and comfortable handles.
Only Cut What You Can See
Unless you’ve done this a million times, cutting the back of your head with the aid of a mirror is difficult. Instead of using a mirror, try asking a trusted friend to be the eyes behind your head.
Cut at a 90 Degree Angle
Slanted cuts are fine, but try trimming your hair at a 90-degree angle. Cutting at this angle can create a layered look throughout the entire head.
Only Cut 1/4”
Did you know that if you don’t trim your split ends, they will travel up the hair shaft? But, don’t get carried away. You only need to trim 1/4 inch to maintain healthy hair. Also, hair begins to split after 3- to 4 months, so cutting more than that is un
Make Sure They Match
After trimming, take two sections of your hair and make sure they match in length. It’s best to use your thumbs and forefingers to properly measure.