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Working Texture/Curl (4hr)

  • MoxieShairedSpace 4055 Minnesota 7 Service Road Saint Louis Park, MN, 55416 United States (map)

A stylist's guide to cutting textured hair.


Let’s face it, curly hair can be intimidating, but you can choose to make them liberating. Stephen Adams from Moxie Hair Salon in Minneapolis and his educators will help you unleash your creative side, and give you the confidence to rock those curly clients out, no matter what the texture is, wavy, spirally, or highly textured. This class will showcase a variety  of cutting techniques so that you, the stylist, know how and why to cut curls wet or dry, going beyond basic curly cutting skills, attendees will leave this class feeling ready to take on the world of texture.  


Class structure:


Demo and Lecture:  60 min

Understanding texture

  • Types of texture

  • How to care for texture

When to cut hair dry, wet, straight, or natural.

  • Understanding the what each way of cutting does

Understanding Technique.

Importance of body position

  • Demonstrate body position, along with hand and arm position

  • Understand shape

    • -square

    • -triangular

    • -round


Hands on:

Simone said style of learning. Educator demos one section, trainee does it on their Mannequin.


  1. Wet Cutting                            30 min

  2. Diffusing Hair                         30 min

  3. Dry Cutting Curls                    60 min

  4. Blowout  and Smooth             30 min

  5. Dry Cutting Dry                       30 min

Timing and how much will be accomplished will vary based each class.


Items to bring:


  1. Clips (6)

  2. Scissors

  3. Cutting combs

  4. Water bottle

  5. Blowdryer and diffuser

  6. Styling Brush for smoothing

Earlier Event: August 20
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Later Event: February 25
Understanding Bobs