Live Barber Demonstration At Gregory’s Barbershop In Clifton Park, New York

cliftonOn Sunday June 8th we will be holding a live barber demonstration at Gregory’s Barbershop in Clifton Park, New York. We are very excited to be having this class at one of our barbershops. We will be demonstrating a variety of men’s hairstyles and barbering techniques. We will also have discounts on our entire library of barbering DVDs as well as over $1000.00 worth of raffle prizes to give away from various companies in the industry including the Andis Company, Milady, Joe Grooming men’s products and

Barbering Techniques You Will Learn: scissor over fingers, scissor over comb, clipper over comb, blade on skin cutting, freehand cutting, thinning shear over comb, thinning shear over fingers, straight razor over fingers, straight razor over comb, and straight razor sculpting.

Featured Men’s Hairstyles: The Fauxhawk with skin fade, The Pompadour with side part cut in, The Classic Side Part Hairstyle, The Prep School Taper, and no barbering demonstration would be complete without a Flattop demonstration.

We have very limited seating left available so purchase your ticket today to reserve your seat.






Advanced Barber Training Class In Connecticut

I would like to thank all of the students at the recent advanced barber training class in Connecticut at Ricci’s Academy of Cosmetology. We had students from all over the state of Connecticut as well as New York City in attendance. The class was a 6 hour hands on workshop that covered many important barbering techniques and haircuts.

Below is a copy of the course outline:

  1. Introduction to men’s haircut shape and sections (terminology)
  2. Introduction to basic men’s haircutting techniques (terminology and demonstration)
    1. Scissor Over Fingers
    2. Scissor Over Comb
    3. Clipper Over Comb
    4. Blade On Skin
  3. Class demonstrated correct holding of tools, body positioning in relation to the head, and correct posture for cutting
  4. Class completed five hands–on haircuts on mannequins incorporating Scissor Over Fingers, Scissor Over Comb, and Clipper Over Comb, and Blade On Skin Cutting
    1. Pompadour
    2. Professional Business Haircut
    3. Ivy League Haircut
    4. Flattop
    5. Bald Fade
  5. Q&A will be partnering with Ricci’s Academy of Cosmetology to teach 5 more of  hands-on barbering workshops throughout the year. Please contact the school at 1(203)426-1138 for times, dates, and to make you reservations.