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Tension screw
thumb grip
finger grip
shank
trimmers
guards
clippers
razor
taper shears
finger brace
tang
taper comb
cutting comb
spray bottle
neck strip
Cape
Hairclips
Shears

20 Hair cutting tools crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

also known as scissors are mainly used to cut blunt or straight lines in hair Hair cutting shears
mainly used to remove bulk from the hair texturizing shears
also known as feather blades, can come in different shapes and sized and come with or without gaurds razors
mainly used when creating short haircuts, tappers, fades, and flattops clippers
smaller version of clippers, also known as edgers trimmers
come in different shapes, sized, and colors. can be made out of plastic or metal sectioning clips
mainly used to detangle hair wide tooth comb
mainly used to section or subsection the hair tail comb
mainly used for close tapers on the nape and sides when using the scissor over comb technique barber comb
reffered to as an all purpose comb styling comb
professional haircutting shears are made of steel
a process of working metal into a finished shape by hammering or pressing forged
when molten steel is poured into a mold cast
gives pinkie an additional contact point finger tang
the part of the blade that actually does the cutting cutting edge
a guard on your shears used to keep them from hitting each other bumper
the part you adjust to create the right tension pivot
to keep in great shape and clean, required everyday shear maintenance
best overall edge for professional stylists, very sharp and smooth, can be used for all techniques convex blade
very dull, not recommended for for professional stylists, normally found in low quality shears beveled edge

HAIRCUTTING AND STYLING Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

TAPERED
STATIONARY GUIDE
SHEAR OVER COMB
REFERENCE POINTS
RAZOR ROTATION
PROJECTION
PARTING
PART
PARIETAL RIDGE
OVER DIRECTION
OUTLINING
LAYERS
HORIZONTAL
FREEHAND
PEAR SHAPED
DIAMOND
OBLONG
SQUARE
TRIANGULAR
INVERTED
ROUND
OVAL
FACIAL SHAPE
ELEVATION
DIAGNAL
DESIGN LINE
CREST
CLIPPER OVER COMB
ARCHING TECHNIQUE
ANGLE

HAIRCUTTING/ HIRSTYLING Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

WHAT IS A WIDEST PART OF THE HEAD, STARTING AT THE TEMPLES AND ENDING AT THE BOTTOM OF THE CROWN,THAT CAN BE FOUND BY PLACING A COMB FLAT ON THE SIDE OF THE HEAD PARIETAL RIDGE
THE ___IS THE HIGHEST POINT ON THE TOP OF THE HEAD, AND CAN BE LOCATED EASILY BY PLACING A COMB ON TOP OF THE HEAD AND NOTICING THAT THE COMB IS RESTING ON THE HIGHEST POINT. APEX
TRIANGULAR SECTION OF THE HEAD THAT BEGINS AT TE APEX AND ENDS AT THE FRONT CORNERS? BANG AREA
AREA BEGING THE APEX AND THE BACK OF THE PARIETAL RIDGE. CROWN
ALSO KNOWN AS PROJECTION OR LIFTING, IS THE DEGREE AT WICH A SUBSECTION OF HAIR IS HELD, OR ELEVATED, FROM THE HEAD WHEN CUTTING ELEVATION
WHAT IS THE ELEVATION, OR DEGREES, CONTAINED IN A BLUNT OR ONE-LENGTH HAIRCUT? 0 DEGREES
THE ANGLE AT WHICH THE FINGERS ARE HELD WHEN CUTTING THE LINE THAT CREATES THE SHAPE IS REFERRED TO AS THE___ CUTTING LINE
WHICH GUIDELINE IS USED IN A BLUNT, ONE LENGTH HAIRCUT,OR USED IN OVERDIRECTION TO CREATE A LENGTH OE WEIGHT INCREASE? STATIONARY
WHICH GUIDELINE INVOLVES A SMALL SLICE OF A PREVIOUS SUBSECTION THAT IS MOVED TO THE NEXT POSITION AND BECOMES THE NEW GUIDELINE? TRAVELING GUIDE
CONVERSATION BETWEEN YOU AND THE CLIENT WHEN YOU FIND OUT WHAT THE CLIENT IS LOOKING FOR , OFFR SUGGESTIONS AND PROFESSIONAL ADVICE, AND COME TO A JOINT DECISION ABOUT THE MOST SUITABLE HAIRCUT. CLIENT CONSULTATION
HAIR___IS THE NUMBER OF INDIVIDUAL HAIR STRAND ON 1 SQUARE INCH OF SCALP AND DESCRIBED AS THIN, MEDIUM, OR THICK. DENSITY
HAIR___IS BASED ON THE THICKNESS ON DIAMETER OF EACH HAIRS STRAND, USUALLY CLASSIFIED AS COARSE, MEDIUM, AND FINE. TEXTURE
WHICH TYPE OF SHEARS IS USED MAINLY TO REMOVE BULK FROM THE HAIR,IS OFTEN REFERRED TO AS THINNING SHEAR,TAPERING OR NOTCHING SHEARS. TEXTURIZING
WHEN YOUR SHEAR IS PROPERLY FITTED, THE THUMB HOLE WILL REST AT OR SLIGHTY OVER THE CUTICLE AREA
WICH METHOD INVOLVES CUTTING OR LAYERING THE HAIR IN SUCH A WAY THAT THE FINGERS AND SHEARS GLIDE ALONG THE EDGE OF THE HAIR TO REMOVE LENGTH? SLIDECUTTING
ALSO KNOWN AS SLITHERING, IS THE PROCESS OF THINNING THE HAIR TO GRADUATED LENGTH WITH SHEARS. EFFILATING
TECHNIQUES THE REMOVE WEIGHTS AND ADDS MOVEMENT THROUGH THE LENGTH OF THE HAIR. SLICING

Hair Cutting Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

nape
apex
parietal ridge
occipital bone
fringe
texture
slide cut
razor
thinning shears
vertical line
horizontal line
diagonal line
graduated cut
ninety degree
long layers
zero degree
safety
consultation
spray bottle
all purpose comb
traveling
stationary
body position
hand position
shears
cutting line
guideline

Chapter 16 Haircutting Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

reference points in a haircut Design line
Widest part of the head starting at temples, ending at the bottom of the crown Parietal ridge
Protrudes at the base of the skull Occipital bone
Highest point of the head Apex
Hair that grows below the parietal ridge, or crest, hangs because of ____ Gravity
The area at the back part of the neck/ hair below occipital bone Nape
Triangular section of the head that begins at the apex and ends at the front corners Bang area
Element in creating a strong foundation and consistency in hair cutting and creating shapes is the use of______ Angles
The hair is prarted into working areas Sections
Elevation creates graduation and layers Degrees
Blunt or one-length 0
Building weight in haircut Below 90
Angle at which fingers are held when cutting the line that creates shape Cutting line
Guideline used in blunt, one length, or used in over direction to create a length or weight increase Stationary
Guide that involves a small slice from the previous subsection that’s moved to the next position Traveling guide
Used to create a length increase in the design of of graduated and layered haircuts Overdirection
Used to help make decisions about the best haircut for a client Face shape
How your client looks from the side Profile
Number of hairs per square inch Density
Thickness or diameter of each strand of hair. Fine medium coarse Texture
It needs weight and is limp Fine, thin hair
Used to Detangle hair Wide tooth comb
Shear that Adds increased blending Texturizing
Best way to control the subsection when cutting with a vertical or diagonal cutting line Palm-to-palm
Visual line in the haircut where the ends of the hair hang together Weight line
Should not be used on curly hair Razor

Barber Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Tool/Blade used to remove unwanted hair Razor
Person who cuts hair, usually men’s Barber
Tool used for cutting/trimming hair Clippers
Like scissors, but larger Shears
Tool with narrow teeth used to untangle hair Comb
Used to cleanup hair after a haircut Broom
Average amount of minutes for a haircut Thirty
Latin word for barber Tonsorem
Most common type of haircut Fade
What you sit in during an appointment Salon Chair
What a barber wears during a haircut Apron
Extra money given to the person that cut your hair Tip
Thick, absorbing cloth Towel
Place where your hair is cut Salon
Cream used to keep skin smooth while shaving Shaving Cream
Red, White, and Blue object most all barbers own Barber Pole
Facial Hair on chin Goatee
Facial hair on lip Mustache
Facial hair on lip Mustache
Facial hair on cheeks Beard
Used to aid while looking for a different perspective Mirror
Hairstyle that leaves no hair behind Bald
Hairstyle that leaves a narrow strip of hair down the middle of head Mohawk
Trimming edges of hair/neck lines to make them more clean Shape Up
What all barbers need to cut hair legally License

Tools and Implements Barber Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Most combs are made of ________. hard rubber
French style shears have a __________. finger brace
Which blade does the thumb control? moveable
Rotary motor clippers have ___________ blades. detachable
Clipper blades are made of __________steel. carbon
What clipper blade will produce the shortest cut? 0000
what is a main consideration when purchasing a straight razor? quality
The grind of the razor refers to the shape of the __________. blade
the size of the razor is measured by the blades length and _______. width
the temper of the razor indicates the degree of ___________. hardness
A hone is made of a ____________material. abrasive
the purpose of the hone is to ________ the razor edge. grind
Russian strops are made of________. cowhide
what appliance is used for styling in a single operation? blowdryer
what is prohibited to use in a shop to remove hair from the neck? neckduster
Electric latherizers use _________soap. liquid cream
A implement used to press out black heads is called _________extractor. comedone

Barber Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

cape
drape
stroke
reverse back hand
reverse free hand
back hand
freehand
close shave
talc
styptic
bayrum
waves
ear arch
razor
edgers
clippers
show me the money
bloodletting
barber pole
hot towel shave
line up
mustache
beard
black ice
bigen
Tesla current
taper
fade
shaving cream
antiseptic
shave
barber

Haircutting 101 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A technique used to check a haircut for precision of line & shape Cross Checking
an inverted triangle haircut held at a 45 degree Graduation
A round shape haircut Uniform
Rectangular shape haircut Solid
Triangular shape haircut Long Layers
this reduces strain on the index finger and thumb when holding shears Palming
The science of designing the workplace as well as its equipment and tools to make specific body movements more comfortable, efficient, and safe Ergonomics
Cut wet hair 1/4" to 1/2" to compensate for... Shrinkage
The angle at which the fingers are held when cutting cutting line
section of hair that determines the length the hair will be cut guideline
the line dividing the hair at the scalp; separates one section for another Partings
hair is combed away from its natural falling position Overdirection
attractive amount of hair at the hairline perimeter
the space between 2 lines that intersect at a given point angles
thin continuous mark used as a guide lines
triangular section that begins at apex and ends at front corners bang/fringe
back part of neck and below occipital bone Nape
all hair that naturally falls behind ear Back
area between the apex and back of parietal ridge crown
from apex to back of ear; all hair that falls naturally in front of ear front
back of the ear forward; below the parietal ridge sides
above the parietal ridge top
highest point on the head apex
signals change in shape from flat to round and identifies the 2 widest points in the bang area 4 corners
bone that protrudes at the base of the skull occipital bone
widest part of the head Parietal Ridge

Haircutting Final Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Cutting Position used in order to hold shears horizontally and for straight lines? Palmdown
Cutting position used where the palm face each other and is used for graduated cuts. PalmtoPalm
Texture technique dragging the shears open and closed vertically along hair. Slicing
Texture technique involves using of comb also to enable hair to lay flatter. Blending
Texture technique using a razor to remove small amounts of hair at ends when hair is wet. Taperingends
Texturizing technique using the razor with the comb in circular motions. Razor rotation
Area of the head where head extends from apex down to uppermost point where the head starts to slope downward. Interior
Area of the head where head entends fromjust above the ear and continues downward to include the rest of the head is called? Exterior
Distribution where the hair is combed in way the hair falls naturally. naturaldistribution
Distribution where the hair is combed at a 90 degrees. perpendicularDistribution
These lines are used to create bulk. Horizontallines
These lines are used to blend layers in haircuts. Diagonallines
These lines are used to create interest and movement in haircuts. curvedlines
The angle we use to determine the degree of elevation is based off of what on the head? slopeofhead
which guideline is guideline that does not move throughout the haircut. stationaryguideline
Which is the guideline that moves to the section and travels around the haircut with you? Travelingguideline
What is checking the haircut called for accuracy and balance? Crosschecking
This haircut has an elevation of 45 degrees? Graduated
This haircut has an elevation of 90 degrees? uniform
This haircut uses natural fall distribution? Solid
This haircut uses a traveling guide only and perpendicular distribution? uniform
This haircut uses a stationary guideline only? Soild
This haircut the hair at the back falls into an angled shape? Graduated
This haircut the ends of the hair fall into different lengths from short to long, v-shaped? increaselayered