This is another classic barber haircut. If you look at photographs of men throughout the modern history of New York City this is one of the most common and popular haircuts you will see. This haircut is a high fade with a light shadow on the sides blended into a darker top that shows some of the natural wave or curl. This is a great haircut for any age and all walks of life. LEARNING OBJECTIVES • Understand the classic skin length fade that blends into short length hair without a line of demarcation. • Understand the benefits of starting the haircut on the top with the longer blades and working down through the shorter blades. • Understand the benefits of cutting a fade without putting a line of demarcation in the haircut first. • Demonstrate a skin/bald fade. • Demonstrate an even outline around the perimeter of the haircut.