Mastercutter Academy | Haircutting Workshops & Private Classes NYC
Mastercutter Academy
Laara Raynier's advanced haircutting workshops and private hands-on classes are designed to teach classic precision hair cutting and styling.
UPCOMING WORKSHOPS:
At the Damian West Salon. Between 4-6 students per workshop
Workshops are from 10am-5pm.
Hands-on Training: $250    Demo Observation: $150


Sunday, September 28, 2014
 "Get Jacked Up" II
Due to popular demand.

Sunday, October​ 12, 2014
 "All About Bob"
From classic precision to current trends.

Sunday, November 9, 2014
"Disconnection"
How to understand & achieve 'disconnected hair'.

Sunday, December 7, 2014
"The Secret to Long Hair"
How to layer and blow-dry long hair.

"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 from Australia, Germany, India, Brazil and Italy, Hawaii, North Carolina, Chicago, Illinois, Washington D.C., Pittsburg, Colorado, Atlanta, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Maine, Los Angeles, Connecticut and New Jersey have traveled to New York and California to train with Raynier, a coach who is intense, focused and passionate about training stylists. Her enthusiasm and visual artistry will motivate and inspire you.
While working with Edward Tricomi, Laara Raynier learned to master long hair, blending, layering, styling, and blow-drying from the salon to the runways. Laara Raynier is the authority on all aspects of precision haircuttingclassic and current techniques. She is a one-of-a-kind teacher that exudes passion and creativity. 

Her perfectly chiseled bob haircuts are famous and stylists come from all over the world come to train with her and master her legendary techniques.

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.

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

PRIVATE CLASSES:
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 and her 25 years of experience.
Laara was not allowed to use a blowdryer when she began her training with Roger Thompson. The haircut had to stand on its own; this is type of training you will get! Workshops are intimate to ensure you receive individual attention. Gain confidence, precision and technique from Laara Raynier's Mastercutter Academy.
Read the testimonial page and see what people have to say!

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:
Laara@MastercutterAcademy.com
Call 212-995-9334
"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, Hair Genius
Call: (212) 995-9334

Call (212) 995-9334 to book.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
"Get Jacked Up" 2


161 Stanton Street Suite 1R
New York, NY 10002

Sunday, November 9, 2014
"Disconnection"

Don't miss it! Laara Raynier's 'Get Jacked Up' on September 28th

Learn how to cut hair like an artist on real people.

"Laara is a creative genius and a master of the bob!"
- Rocco D'amore, Sydney, Australia
Sunday, October 12, 2014
"All About Bob"



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Sunday, December 7, 2014
"The Secret to Long Hair"

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In Laara's 30 year career, she's the ONLY hairdresser in the world who has trained and worked with ALL of these iconic legends:

Roger Thompson:
  • The Roger Thompson Salon at Barney's NY.
  • Laara worked with him for 12 years.
  • Thompson was one of the creators of precision hair cutting and the first world art director of Sassoon's in the 60's.
Edward Tricomi: 
  • Warren Tricomi Salons
  • Master of long hair and styling
Donald MacIntosh:
  • Master hair cutting teacher
Tim Hartley:
  • Hair genius and the third world art director of Sassoon's.
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"Laara Raynier is one of the most exciting, artistic and creative hairdressers and teachers in the world today and is the authority on precision hair cutting. Raynier mastered precision hair cutting in London and New York.​"