Finding yourself stuck at home with locks like Rapunzel? Whether your kiddos are looking a little raggedy, your hubby’s mane is a mess or your bangs are in sore need of a trim, there are plenty of ways to cut your hair at home when getting to your favorite hairstylist just can’t happen. We’ve found some of the easiest hair cutting tutorials that make the whole process less scary (hint: set up your computer in front of the mirror so you can easily follow along). Read on for the best video tutorials to show you how to cut your own hair.

P.S. If possible, we encourage you to buy a gift certificate for future at your local salon to help keep your go-to spots in business!

How to Layer Your Own Hair

Insider tip: our Editorial Director uses the above video to layer her own hair and she can attest it’s a great, easy method to cutting your own long hair with layers.


Simple Baby Hair Cut and Trim

How to Cut Hair with Clippers


Simple Trim


How to Trim Your Own Bangs


How to Give a Basic Mens Haircut


How to Cut Curly Hair


Supplies to Buy:

Equinox Professional Barber Scissors

Combs and Brushes

Hair spray bottle

Kids hair cut cape

––Karly Wood



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