FAQ: How To Cut Mens Hair?

Is it better to cut men’s hair wet or dry?

Cutting dry hair requires expert skills. ‘When hair is wet, strands group together, making it easier to cut. Cutting hair when wet is also faster than cutting dry hair, without sacrificing quality. You can sit back and relax in your salon chair knowing you will have a precise haircut.

Is it hard to cut a guys hair?

Trimming a man’s hair is relatively simple if you pay attention and take your time. You can use hair-cutting scissors, electric clippers, or a combination of the two. Ask the man how short he wants his hair, how evenly he wants it cut, and how he plans to style his hair afterward.

Is it better to use clippers on wet or dry hair?

Step 2: Dry before you try. Dripping wet hair is pretty much impossible to cut properly with clippers, so don’t even try. A good towel dry helps prevent the clipper blades rusting and makes it much easier for you to achieve the style you want.

Is a 3 or 4 shorter haircut?

Number 1 clipper: One-eighth of an inch. Number 2 clipper: One-quarter of an inch or two-eights of an inch. Number 3 clipper: Three-eighths of an inch. Number 4 clipper: One-half of an inch.