Hair shears are used for hair cutting purposes. It is very necessary to have the right pair of hair shears while having a hair cut. Every pair is designed according to the different texture of the hair. Moreover, each of them offers different functions and uses. In order to get good results, each pair needs to be very well taken care of. The sharp edges of the scissors helps in getting the groomed out look and even helps in finishing the hair cutting task very easily and with good results. If not taken care well, a pair can offer disastrous results to your haircut.
Various tools are used in order to sharpen the hair shears. Although, sharpening of these tools must be done by the experts but the normal household goods available makes it easy to sharpen a pair on your own. The tools used for sharpening the scissors are as follows:
Lubricants are one of the most widely used forms of sharpening tool. They help in making the process of sharpening easier and better. The lubricant helps in protecting the blades from getting damaged easily and offers a good range of sharpness. A machine oil or water can be used on the sharpening stone in order to act it as a good lubricant. The soaked water in the stone makes it rigid and a better lubricant.
The cutting board is more or less a precautionary tool used to ensure safety. The cutting board offers a flat surface which even prevents in spreading of the oil to the surrounding areas. The sharpening stone is the best tool to be used for sharpening the pair of hair shears. Since the blades of the shears are small, they are to be handled carefully and getting them sharpened with the help of a sharpening stone is one of the safe and easy measures. A sharpening stone is a sand paper shaped stone which offers great sharpening to the blades.
A pair of hair shears is to be well taken care of in order to derive good hair cutting results. Similarly, the sharpening stone is also to be taken care of. The extra oil from the stone should be removed and must be rinsed well until and unless the suds and the oil are removed. It should be then dried off completely with the help of a dry towel.