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Mastering the Buzz Cut: A Step-by-Step Guide from Lisa, Owner of The Barber Stop in Evergreen, Colorado

November 30, 20232 min read

Introduction: The Barber Stop Evergreen Buzz Cut Professional Tips

Hey there, everyone! It's Lisa, the proud owner of The Barber Stop in beautiful Evergreen, Colorado. As we celebrate our one-year milestone, I wanted to share some insider tips on achieving the perfect buzz cut at home. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a first-timer, mastering this classic style is easier than you think.

Clippers, Guards, and the Art of Direction

First things first, grab your clippers and choose the guard that suits your desired length. Starting at the front of your forehead, work your way back to the nape of your neck or vice versa. Think of it like mowing a lawn, going in one direction, and then crossing over like a checkerboard to ensure every inch is covered. Pay special attention to those tricky areas around the ears – a quick C-shaped motion with your clippers will leave them clean and sharp.

The Finishing Touch - Precision Matters

Once the initial buzz is done, wet your hair, give it a good brush, and inspect for any loose hair. Tidy up any stray strands with precision. Don't forget the edges – let the clipper do the work by simply setting it in the spot that needs trimming. For that polished finish, go straight across the back and up from the neck to the ear on both sides. Finally, create a clean line around the ear with a C-shaped motion using the trimmer's corner. Voila, you've just nailed the buzz cut!

The Barber Stop - Where Style Meets Community

At The Barber Stop, we take pride in being Evergreen, Colorado's top-rated family barbershop. Formerly John's Barbershop, we've become a home away from home for many in the community. Our services go beyond just buzz cuts; we offer men's haircuts, straight razor shaves, women's hairstyles, and kids' haircuts. Serving communities across the front range, including Morrison, Golden, Conifer, Kittredge, Idaho Springs, Pine Junction, Blackhawk, Granby, and Dumont, we've become the go-to spot for quality hair care.

So, if you're tired of the same old routine at Sports Clips or Cost Cutters, come on down to The Barber Stop in historic downtown Evergreen. Our family-friendly atmosphere and expert barbers are here to make sure you leave with a smile on your face and a fantastic new haircut. Hair salons in Evergreen, Colorado may be limited, but your options for style are limitless at The Barber Stop. See you soon!

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Evergreen, Colorado

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4570 Highway 73 Evergreen, CO 80439


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