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September 21, 2010

TONIandGUY Reflective Collection How-To: Britni

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TONIandGUY Reflective Collection How-To: Britni

Zak Mascolo and the TONI&GUY Artistic Team use point cutting and block layering to create Britni’s look from their latest Reflective collection. This salon-friendly cut has a slight throwback to the ’90s but with a modern twist that’s perfect for any contemporary client. View the Collection: Reflective. Get the Book! TONI&GUY Reflective Collection 


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HOW-TO STEPS

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    Britni prior to the cut.

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    At the front hairline, take a diagonal back section through to the mid ear.

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    Take a central vertical section, comb to 90° and point cut, rounding with the head shape.

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    Continue with vertical sections and over direct to the center guide.

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    Repeat on the opposite side.

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    Create a zigzag halo section.

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    Using the guide to length created by the face frame. Comb the hair at the sides to 90° and block layer with point cutting.

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    Repeat this technique around the entire head shape.

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    To establish the perimeter, comb the lengths to natural fall, elevate to 45° and slice to create a soft textured edge.

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    Across the top of the head take horizontal sections.

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    Using the guide from the underneath, comb to 90°, and point cut round.

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    With the next section, alternate the technique by using deep C–curvature slicing.

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    Repeat alternating the technique, until all remaining sections have been cut.

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    Use a diffuser on high heat and low speed to dry.

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    Detail the shape with deep slicing.

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