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I Prefer Cutting My Own Hair

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 47 People

    Only Two

    I've only had two hair salon experiences where I left thinking I'd gotten a good hair cut, and looked decent as I walked out the door. True, I had my hair done often when I was a kid and don't remember being mortified leaving, though as an adult, since college, I've only...
    penname penname
    41-45, F
    1 Response Aug 11, 2009

    Here's why... It's free,

    it's easy, I can take off as much or as little as I want, and any unevenness is hidden by my waves and curls. Today, my Grandma invited us all to SuperCuts for a family haircut and I was quickly reminded of why I prefer to do it myself. I got one of those young eager stylists...
    GraceJediHeart GraceJediHeart
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 26, 2013
    perfectionistoofaraway perfectionistoofaraway
    18-21, F
    Jan 29, 2014
    perfectionistoofaraway perfectionistoofaraway
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 29, 2014

    Time Saver.. .. I was one

    who used to have a good head of curly hair. The times at University was trying. Time being limited and the long wait at the local barber's never helped. I had a sister's friend who gave me a tip about how to handle my hair. It was simple twist pull and cut technique. To reduce...
    HardingP119 HardingP119
    36-40, M
    Dec 27, 2013
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