Milady Standard Razor Cutting,
1st Edition

Nick Arrojo

ISBN-13: 9781285778075 | ISBN-10: 1285778073

Copyright 2016

| Published 2015

| 128 pages

List Price USD $21.95


Milady Standard Razor Cutting is a resource for students who are interested in practicing this precision-based razor cutting method, recognized worldwide. Celebrity stylist, Nick Arrojo, takes students from the basic fundamentals of razoring to mastering three razor haircuts that give them the opportunity to implement the core skills of this effective and artistic cutting technique. This text will help give students the tools they need, including a level of comfort with this style of cutting, that will help them create fashionable, low-maintenance, modern hairstyles that their clients will love.

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Meet the Authors

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Nick Arrojo’s career began at Vidal Sassoon, Manchester, England. His talent for creative hairstyling was apparent early on, earning Nick the position of Vidal’s youngest-ever Creative Director. He eventually moved to the United States,creating a multifaceted, multi-award-winning brand. Over a 30-year career, his work has graced the fashion magazines of the world on countless occasions while, as hairdressing host for seven seasons of TLC’s What Not to Wear, Nick became an American household name. His beauty empire includes his NYC studio, a professional product line carried by hundreds of salons across America, and a cosmetology school and advanced academy that are both celebrated for their commitment to excellence, integrity, and raising the profile of the hairdressing craft. It is, however, Nick’s pioneering method of modern and creative, precision- based razor cutting that draws the most acclaim. Taught around the world, his process enables hairstyles with the chic contemporary aesthetic of tapered edges and deconstructed textures. Nick lives in New York City with his wife Lina, and twin sons, Marco and Nico.

  • Detailed step-by-step instructions and photos are provided for three procedures including Bob with Graduation and Side-Swept Bangs, One-Length Bob with Blunt Bangs, and Classic Long Layer with Wispy Bangs.
  • Clear instructions for how to ergonomically handle, control, and safely cut with a razor, both with and without a guard, are emphasized throughout the book.
  • Headsheets are provided for each of the three procedures to ensure maximum understanding and practice.
  • Each procedure is accompanied by rubrics to note and comment on performance for key tasks.

Table of Contents

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1. The Razor’s Edge.
2. Before You Begin: The Key Tenants.
3. Razoring a One-Length Line.
4. Classic Long Layers.
5. Razored Graduation.
6. The Razor and You.

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DVD Series for Arrojo's Milady Standard Cosmetology Razor Cutting

The DVD Series for Milady Standard Razor Cutting includes over 90 minutes of content and contains step-by-step demonstrations by Nick Arrojo, of each of the three procedures from the textbook.

Instructor Resource on CD for Milady Standard Razor Cutting

Instructor Resource on CD for Milady Standard Razor Cutting

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Milady Standard Razor Cutting

  • ISBN-10: 1285778073
  • ISBN-13: 9781285778075

Price USD$ 21.95

eBook: Milady Standard Razor Cutting 12Months

  • ISBN-10: 8000005417
  • ISBN-13: 9788000005416

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