At the Damian West Salon 237 W 4th St #1, New York, NY 10014 
Between 4-6 students per workshop. Workshops are from 10am-5pm.

New York City
Sunday, May 31, 2015
" Glamour "
In honour of the Goddess Marilyn Monroe's Birthday

New York City
Sunday, June 21, 2015
" Long Hair + Blow-Drying Techniques"

"Laara Raynier was trained by one of the best in the world and it shows. I would highly recommend Laara to anyone who wants to be taught the art of cutting hair."
-Michael Gordon,
Founder, Bumble & Bumble
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Stylists come from:
Australia, Germany, India, Brazil, Italy, Hawaii, North Carolina, Chicago, Illinois, Washington D.C., Pittsburg, Colorado, Atlanta, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Maine, Los Angeles, Connecticut and New Jersey

Her enthusiasm and visual artistry will motivate and inspire you.
Her perfectly chiseled bob haircuts are famous, stylists come from all over the world come to train with her to master her legendary techniques.

Laara is so passionate about hair cutting education and her training, that we only use real people as our models, setting Mastercutter Academy apart.

Hands-on one-on-one training with Laara Raynier.

  • Individualized for you: Private hands-on classes designed specifically to for the haircuts you want to focus on and master.

  • Master the most difficult haircuts. Train your eye, learn consistency, form, shape and amazing techniques. Build your confidence and go to the next level.

  • Unleash your creativity. Get a real understanding of every type of hair and how to approach it with style, certainty and confidence.

  • Get the best hands-on training. Learn from and train with the authority on precision haircutting, Laara Raynier trained by the best in the world, Roger Thompson, Edward Tricomi, and Tim Harley.

                    Read the raving fan's incredible testimonials!

Would you like to have Mastercutter Academy at your salon to train your stylists and assistants?
Contact us for more details and information.

For more information on workshops and private classes, contact us:
Call 212-995-9334
Email: Laara@MastercutterAcademy.com
"Laara has the most amazing, enthusiastic personality. She has integrity, passion, and humor. Laara is doing it with love, grace, and passion, which is my dream."
-Tim Hartley,
World Art Director of Sassoon's

Call (212) 995-9334 to book!
161 Stanton Street Suite 1R
New York, NY 10002

Learn how to cut hair like an artist on live models.

"Laara is a creative genius and a master of the bob!"
- Rocco D'amore, Sydney, Australia
Phone: (212) 995-9334
Precision Haircutting
Workshops & Private Classes
We only use live models!
British-born Laara Raynier is one of the most exciting, artistic and creative hairdressers and teachers in the world today.

In her 30-year career, trained in both London to New York City, Laara Raynier is the only hairdresser to have been trained by and worked with these legends:

 Roger Thompson, Barney's NYC, First World Art Director of Sassoon's
• Edward Tricomi, Warren Tricomi Salons,
• Tim Hartley, Hair Genius, Third World Art Director of Sassoon's
• Donald MacIntosh, Famous British Master Haircutting Teacher

Laara Raynier's advanced haircutting workshops and hands-on private classes are designed to teach classic and current precision hair cutting and styling. Experience what it's like to take a Mastercutter Academy workshop or private class.
Raynier worked with Roger Thompson at Barney's for ten years. Laara was not allowed to use a blowdryer when she began her training with Thompson. The haircut had to stand on its own; this is type of training you will receive!

Laara Raynier is the authority on all aspects of precision haircutting, classic and current techniques. She is a one-of-a-kind teacher that exudes passion and creativity. 

While working with Edward Tricomi, Laara Raynier learned to master long hair, blending, layering, styling, and blow-drying from the salon to the runways.

Confidence is a key element to success. After training with Laara Raynier, you'll attain world-class skills and techniques used by the masters.
It will take your career to the next level.
Video of Laara Raynier's consultation and precision bob.
"She's a natural teacher and excels at teaching haircutting and sharing her vast knowledge and experience. Laara is a natural-born artist and one of the best haircutters I've ever known."
-Edward Tricomi,
Warren Tricomi Salons
Laara Raynier on stage at a workshop in Philadelphia.
New York City
Sunday, July 26, 2015
" Master the Classic Bob: Phase I "

Call (212) 995-9334 to book!
New York City
Sunday, May 31, 2015
" Glamour "

Upcoming Hands-on Haircutting Workshops 2015
Sunday, July 26, 2015
New York City
Master the Classic Bob Workshop
Learn how to master the most popular haircut of the season.
Sunday, May 31, 2015
New York City
Glamour Workshop
In honour of the goddess Marilyn Monroe's birthday, we'll be cutting and styling Marilyn Monroe's haircut, which was a layered bob.
New York City
Sunday, June 21, 2015
" Long Hair + Blow-drying "

Sunday, June 21, 2015
New York City
Long Hair Workshop
Blending, Layering + Blow-dry / Styling Long Hair with Laara Raynier.
Master the face-frame!

Workshops are intimate to ensure you receive individual attention.
Gain confidence, precision and technique from Laara Raynier's Mastercutter Academy.