By Michael Damiano
How to create the Afro Skin Fade, a step by step guide.
Map the fade line from just below the temple to the nape with a #1 guide comb.
Michael uses the Magic Clip Clipper.
Create a guide line above the mapping line with a #2 guide comb.
Put the #0 guide in below the #1, curving to create a shadow fade.
Using the Detailer Trimmer.
Tighten the fade between the mapping and guide line with a #1.5 guide comb.
Using the Cordless Magic Clip Clipper.
Fade out the line between the #0 and #1, working the taper lever from open to closed.
Remove bulk around the side with a #4 comb.
Taper the side to the fade with clipper over comb technique.
Comb out to natural state and free hand shape.
Shape-up and sharpen the hair lines.