Flashcards in Cutting facial hair Deck (11)
Explain the importance of using the correct type of barber chair.
Client comfort. Support client's head. Avoid injury. Easy positioning of client for barber. Prevents barber fatigue.
Explain why client's must be gowned properly.
To protect from hair clippings. Client comfort.
Explain why tools must be in easy reach for the barber.
To prevent injury caused by stretching over the client. For service to be completed efficiently. Avoids accidents (dropping tools).
Why does a client's face shape need to be considered prior to cutting facial hair?
The style and length of the beard/moustache will be influenced by the face shape.
What is the average growth rate of facial hair?
1.25 cm (1/2 inch)
What can be an effect of continually cutting facial hair too close to the skin?
Skin can become irritated and inflamed.
Can cause ingrowing hairs.
Keloids may form
Explain how you would maintain clippers and trimmers.
Remove excess hair. Sterilise after every use. Visually check casing/plug/flex.
Explain how you would maintain clipper attachments.
Remove excess hair. Sterilise after use.
What length of hair is left with No 1 clipper attachment?
What length of hair is left with No 4 clipper attachment/