Nothing quite compares to the feeling of a fresh pair of shears or a clipper with all the bells and whistles in your hand. In fact, the category was the fastest growing in sales last year, up 5.5 percent, according to a study by Professional Consultants & Resources. Here’s a look at what leading brands are offering.
BaBylissPRO ROSEFX Trimmer is powered by lithium-ion technology and is equipped with a high-torque engine for ultimate cutting power. The tool, with four comb attachments, also has the option to go cordless for versatility. babylisspro.com
Tweezerman Stainless 2000 Styling Shears are hand-crafted and made of ice-tempered stainless steel. The high-performance blades also feature advanced ergonomics and rounded finger loops to provide balance, comfort and control. tweezerman.com
Product Club PCK 6-inch Cutting Shears are part of a collaboration with KARG. The highly purified cryo steel shears have a click-lock tension system and hand-made convex edges, and are ideal for both in-hand and free-form cutting techniques. productclub.com
Olivia Garden SilkCutPRO Thinner Shears can be used for both wet and dry cutting. The razor-sharp, superior steel convex blades feature 35 handcrafted teeth with micro-serration, and are designed for longevity. oliviagarden.com
Wahl Professional 5-Star Cordless Senior is ideal for on-scalp fading, clipper-over-comb and bulk hair removal clipper techniques. It’s heavy duty and cordless, while maintaining a strong cutting power. wahlpro.com