7 Things I Learned by Cutting My Own Bangs ...


First and foremost, this is dedicated to Sheila! Second of all, yep, I just cut my own bangs. I was bored, I was tired of the fact that none of the stylists who cut my hair will ever cut them short enough, and so I decided to take matters into my own hands – and scissors. Don't worry, I totally Googled it first. Let me say that it can be done – but let me help you learn from some of my mistakes by sharing these tips with you!

1. No Dry Hair

No Dry Hair

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It's really true. If you're not used to cutting your hair, then trying to cut it dry, even if it's just a trim, is a bad idea. On the one hand, it is easier to tell what length you want, because you know exactly where the hair will fall when it's dry. On the other hand, it's almost impossible to evenly cut your hair when it's dry, so you end up going way too short.

Not Too Wet
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