Jacob will go over multiple scissor and razor techniques that will teach you the skills needed to create original looks for your clients who want short and high-end styles. This course will leave you with enhanced cutting knowledge, newfound confidence for cutting short hair and a better grasp on the fundamentals of versatile head-hugging shapes.

Tools needed:
Manikin Head (with stand, at least chin length)
Cutting Comb
Spray Bottle
Razor (guarded feature or folding razor)
Blow Dryer
Paddle Brush
Smoothing Iron


Jacob Khan

Jacob Khan is the Co-Founder of Fancy Hairdressers, brand ambassador to Goldwell, and an internationally recognized educator and entrepreneur. Specializing in all things cut and color, he has developed a brand of education with a simplified style that has noticeable and impactful results. Fancy teaches real salon techniques tailored to bring you real salon success. Due to his background in musical theatre and comedy, Jacob’s teaching style is approachable, entertaining and fun!

When he is not doing hair, Jacob loves to play pool, read comics and is an avid ax thrower! You can often find him in his backyard throwing a hatchet at a target.

The Chicago Cosmetologists Association, Inc. is an approved sponsor of continuing education by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (license #190-000101). CE credit is approved in Illinois, Iowa, Maryland, Nevada, and North Carolina. Additional states to come. Please check with your state’s licensing department to ensure that you have the approved credit hours you need to keep your license current. Please note that these programs are subject to change without notice.