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Men's Cutting How-To: Versatile Length

The recently assembled Sport Clips Artistic Team knocked it out of the park with their new Sport Clips collection of cuts and styles. It demonstrates both the talent of the Sport Clips men’s specialists and serves to motivate existing Sport Clips stylists and those interested in joining this winning team.

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Men's How-To: Touchable Texture by V76's Vaughn Acord

Vaughn Acord, founder of V76 men’s grooming products, says his favorite trend for 2016 men is touchable, lived-in hair, which, he says, is more interesting for the hairdresser and more palatable for the client.

Men's Trend: Touchable Texture by V76's Vaugh Acord

According to Vaughn Acord, founder of V76, today’s well-groomed man cares about his hair now more than ever. Overall, he adds, the look is relaxed and approachable. “It’s not overly polished. It’s touchable, lived-in and breaths.”

Men's How-To: Pomp Culture

Although the Elvis-inspired pompadour never really disappeared, it is coming back strong, made fresh with modernized upgrades. Here is one take on the classic look by American Crew International All Star Nevena Rothe.

Men's How-To: King of 2016

Although the Elvis-inspired pompadour never really disappeared, it is coming back strong, made fresh with modernized upgrades. Here is one take on the classic look by American Crew International All Star Nevena Rothe.

Texture Techniques: Cutting and Styling Curls

The industry is fully embracing curly girls rather than resigning them to a flatiron or blowout. Don't shy away from curly cuts and style. TIPS FOR CURLY CUTTINGBefore reaching for shears, the most important part of cutting curls is a ...

New Technique: Calligraphy Cut Creates Volumized, Textured Hair with Specially-Designed Angled Blade

A hairdressing technique that creates volume, texture and bounce without split ends has become available through a new cutting tool. The precision-sharp pen-shaped tool and the technique for using it are called Calligraphy Cut. Introduced in ...

5 Questions for Sean Hayes on Precision Cutting

MODERN asks Matrix Artistic Design Team Member and Master Cutter Sean Hayes about his methods.1. How does one master precision cutting?SH: Mapping out the cut is so important. We get into ruts and allow ourselves to get lazy, like in how we ...

Hidden Shapes

Circles, curves and contrast inspired the tailored cuts in this collection by Katie DeLuca, a Salon Lofts stylist based in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. Curved shapes add a softness and femininity to contrast the harsh precision. DeLuca reveals ...

Stretching Body and Mind with Marylle Koken's Cutting Class

A haircutting class with Marylle Koken at the Wella Studio in Woodland Hills, CA started with some stretches to prepare the body as well as the mind for some unaccustomed movement.  This unique hands-on seminar walked attendees through nine ...