Mastercutter Academy | Haircutting Workshops & Private Classes
Mastercutter Academy
Laara Raynier's advanced haircutting workshops and private hands-on classes are designed to teach classic precision hair cutting and styling.

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.

Laara was trained by the hair legend himself, Roger Thompson of The Roger Thompson Salon at Barney's NY. Thompson was one of the creators of precision haircutting as we know it and was the first international art director of Sassoon's in the '60s.

Laara has remarkable energy, she is magnetic and exudes passion and creativity. Her perfectly chiseled bob haircuts are famous and stylists come from all over the world to learn her masterful precision haircutting 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.

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

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
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 21, 2014
"Get Jacked Up"
Laara will be beyond excited and inspired to share amazing, progressive haircutting with you.

Sunday, October​ 5, 2014
 "All About Bob"
From classic precision to current trends.

Sunday, November 9, 2014
"Disconnection"
How to understand & achieve 'disconnected 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, Washington D.C., Pittsburg, Atlanta, Ohio, Pennsylvania, 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.
Laara was also trained by and works with Edward Tricomi, of Warren Tricomi, where she learned to master long hair, blending, layering, styling, and blow-drying from the salon to the runways.
Train with Laara Raynier who is the authority on all aspects of precision haircutting, classic and current.

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!
"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, October 5, 2014
"All About Bob"



Sunday, September 21, 2014
"Get Jacked Up"





161 Stanton Street Suite 1R
New York, NY 10002

Sunday, November 19, 2014
"Disconnection"

Don't Miss Out! Laara Raynier's 'Get Jacked Up' on September 21st! 
Special Event!
Above watch a video of one of my specialties,
the CLASSIC PRECISION BOB.

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
Video Testimonials