How to Cut Your Kid's Hair to have a Long Sports Cut
You don’t have to wear a helmet, swing a bat or bounce a ball for a living to appreciate this athletic hairstyle. While longer than most styles, it’s still short enough to be manageable and easy to maintain.
What you will need:
- Wahl clipper
- Wahl trimmer
- #3 (3/8") guide comb attachment
- #4 (1/2") guide comb attachment
- #8 (1") guide comb attachment
How to Do a Kid's Long Sports Haircut Step-by-Step
Use the #4 (1/2") guard to cut and blend hair higher on the head.
To cut the top of the head, use the #8 (1") guard, which will leave one inch of length on the top of the head.
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Tips for the Perfect Kid's Haircut
Use Your Fingers as a Guide
For longer hair lengths, you can use your fingers to lift the hair to the desired length away from the head. Use the clipper to cut the hair along the fingers. As you continue, be sure to include a small amount of the previously cut hair as a guide to help you maintain the same length.