# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Cosmetology I (2-year Program) Task 32039887

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Cut hair at all elevations.

Definition

Cut should include proper safety and cutting techniques when using hair shaping implements including

  • shears
  • razors
  • clippers
  • thinning shears.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the four basic haircuts?
  • Where are the "danger zones" in a haircut?
  • Why does a cosmetologist have to be aware of the "danger zones"?
  • What is the difference between razor cuts and shear cuts?