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Ivan Zoot Breaks Guinness World Hair Cutting Records

Web Editor | July 10, 2011 | 7:25 PM

Ivan Zoot, director of education for Andis, took the challenge to break three Guinness World Records for hair cutting and was successful across the board. Zoot set up shop at Rooster's Men's Grooming Center in Austin, Texas and he and his Andis Clipper sped through 340 hair cuts in 24 hours, beating the previous record of 300. He performed 34 cuts in one hour, eliminating  the old record of 23 and recorded the fastest hair cut--55 seconds, breaking the previous record of one minute 11 seconds. The cuts were monitored by Guinness-approved witnesses. The event was co-sponsored by Woody's Men's Grooming products and all proceeds were donated to two charities: Children with Hair Loss and Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Central Texas. "These incredible results show that the Andis revolution cutting system, perfected over ten years, is superior for improving hair cutting efficiency," said Zoot. "Andis' well-designed, high quality tools combined with this cutting system make it possible. For more information, visit      Ivan Zoot Breaks Guinness World Hair Cutting Records
Ivan Zoot (center) with his wife and Barry Shaich of Woody's Men's Grooming products at Rooster's Men's Grooming Center in Austin where Zoot broke three Guinness World Records for hair cutting.  

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