January 18, 2022


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Mad hair day: Man furious hairdresser cut his long hair short without asking

Jacob Lister says he was furious a Just Cuts hairdresser ignored clear instructions and cut his hair short without asking.


Jacob Lister says he was furious a Just Cuts hairdresser ignored distinct recommendations and lower his hair brief with no inquiring.

A Palmerston North male is furious a hairdresser disregarded his recommendations and lopped his extended locks into a type she felt much better suited his gender.

Even though the salon has tried to make appropriate from its stylist’s erroneous simply call, Jacob Lister continues to be baffled by his quick-back again-and-sides.

The 23 calendar year previous, who had developed his hair out in excess of two years, went to Just Cuts in the Plaza searching shopping mall on Friday wanting to get it slash and styled back again to shoulder duration.

His girlfriend’s hairstyle was equivalent to what he preferred, so she arrived too, and he asked the stylist to use her hair duration as a reference.

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Rather, the hairdresser decided he would glance better with a brief back-and-sides and by the time he realised what was going on it was as well late to do just about anything but sit and fume.

“She started off at the back again, wherever I couldn’t see her doing the job, and I reliable her mainly because she retained saying she has 20 plus many years working experience,” Lister explained.

She created a couple “strange” reviews as she minimize, which include “you really don’t want that haircut, for the reason that you will look like a girl”.

“But I’d offered very crystal clear instructions… [so] I took her reviews as Boomer makes an attempt at banter.”

The short and long of it. The haircut Jacob Lister got, left, beside the hair he went in with and the length had asked for.


The limited and lengthy of it. The haircut Jacob Lister got, still left, beside the hair he went in with and the duration experienced requested for.

He only realised what the hairdresser was doing when she attained the sides, took a significant handful of hair and cut shut to his head.

“There is no universe where she could have accidentally reduce so significantly off. It was so quickly, there was nothing I could have performed to halt it… I was devastated.”

Lister mentioned the stylist could clearly convey to he was upset when he went from fortunately chatting to a several monosyllabic mumbles.

“She questioned ‘you’re not panicking are you?’ and my panicked reaction was to just say ‘no’.”

When she was finished, she informed him his girlfriend would be aggravated he now experienced a “boy’s haircut”.

Lister mentioned he just paid and still left, since he did not have faith in himself not to make a scene.

Even if he experienced asked for that haircut, he would continue to have been irritated.

“It was a s… reduce for the fashion it is.”

Lister manufactured a complaint as soon as he calmed down, and was delighted with Just Cuts’ quick and sympathetic reaction.

The salon’s proprietor Jayde, who mentioned they experienced a privacy coverage towards sharing surnames publicly, achieved with Lister on Monday. He was presented a refund, absolutely free hair product and assist to type his present-day haircut into anything he felt appeared very good ample.

“I deeply apologised… [and] I experience definitely dissatisfied,” Jayde mentioned.

The hairdresser responsible would be spoken to subsequent time she was at work – both of those about the haircut and her alleged reviews.

“Once we communicate with that stylist, she will never be generating that error once again.”

Jayde stated there were no guidelines all over haircuts and gender.

“What the customer needs, the customer must be having. They are the just one who is paying, and they are the types who have to put on it.”

Hairdressers must provide honest, qualified suggestions, about what will glance superior, but only to confirm what the client desired, she mentioned.

Often the design and style of a reduce didn’t rather get the job done out as the consumer predicted, so ideally stylists would very first cut hair somewhat for a longer period than asked for. That was less complicated to repair.

Just Cuts has a seven-day assurance that makes it possible for clients to return for a free adjustment.