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Specialist: The Fade


Fading is perhaps one of the most important skills in men’s hairdressing and possibly one of the hardest to perform to a high standard.

Fades are a mainstream style that have been around for years and due to the style’s simple upkeep requirements they are likely to be a style that remains popular for years to come. The ability to fade well means the difference between a good cut and a great cut.

This course teaches all aspects of this classic barbering technique from the basics you need to know to create the perfect fade with no visible lines and a clean finish, to the more advanced techniques needed to achieve skin fades, shading and blending.

On this course you will learn:

  • Demonstrations
  • Shaping, line-ups + finishing
  • Product knowledge
  • Blending
  • Shading
  • Basic fade techniques
  • Advanced fade techniques
  • One-on-one practical cuts

This course is a must for anyone who is serious about barbering and men’s hairdressing.

Three years of experience is recommended for this course.

For more information call us on 01227 744333