Tuesday, April 19, 2005
Engineer's Hair Cut (long hair version)
You are ready for the female engineer hair cut (long hair version).
Get sharp pair of scissors.
Flip hair over head, bending at waist.
Brush hair to straighten it out.
Hold hair with non-dominant hand at arm's length straight out from face. Angle with major axis of head should be close to 90 degrees.
What you will see:
What other people will see, standing off to the side:
If necessary, use hair tie to capture and hold hair in preparation for cutting.
End result front and back:
Shorten distance from nose to gathering point to shorten cut.
Advantages: layering achieved, quick, easy, free.
Disadvantages: bangs are another separate protocol.
Simple Bangs Protocol: Gather hair from temples to crown of head. Pull hair together with hair tie or fingers. Form 45 degree angle from the horizontal plane of head. Measure several inches.
Blunt bangs created in one cut. Repeat if shorter bangs are desired. Start long, go shorter gradually.