How to Use the Inverted Clipper Technique
For nearly 100 years, Wahl has been perfecting hair clippers with a variety of features that allow you to give great haircuts at home. It’s easier than you think. Just follow these tips.
Steps for using the Inverted Clipper Technique
For detailing around the ears, sideburns and neckline, try the inverted clipper technique. Just turn the clipper upside down so the blade is facing downward.
Hold the clipper in your hand as if it is a thick pencil.
Touch the blade to the skin. There’s no need to press firmly.
What to use
Elite Pro™ High Performance Hair Clipper Kit
Lithium Ion Pro® Hair Clipper and Trimmer Kit
Comfort Grip Pro
Deluxe Chrome Pro® Haircutting Kit with Trimmer
Color Pro® Hair Clipper Kit with Colored Guide Combs
Clip 'N Trim® Hair Clipper with Built-in Trimmer
Need help deciding what you need?
Having the right tool for the job can make all the difference when it comes to at-home haircutting.Product Selectors
The taper lever allows you to change the closeness of your cut between guide comb lengths. Move the lever up for the closest cut, and down for a longer cut.
If your blades ever become jammed with hair, simply move the lever up and down several times. This action will help free the blades.
Then brush the blades with the small brush accessory to remove hair.