How-To: Create Layers

Point cutting hair, when done right, is excellent for removing weight and creating perfectly soft layers. However, the angle and position of your shear makes all the difference between creating softness and removing length. Discover the proper hand position, angle and fanning technique needed to create the softness you desire.


About: Sam Villa is founding partner of the Sam Villa brand (Allvus, LLC), designed to bring “More Sam to More People.”  The educational world of this Favorite Platform Artist and Educator (2012, 2011 and 2007), Favorite Overall Educator of the Year (2015) and Education Artistic Director for Redken 5th Avenue, can be experienced on