How do I know when it’s time to replace my scissors?
If you can no longer tighten your scissors, if they’ve become rusty or you can’t get the screw out to clean them, then it’s probably time to consider buying a replacement pair.
Can I cut wigs with my scissors?
No. Even human hair wigs have been chemically treated, and will dull your scissors.
How can you tell if scissors need sharpening?
You can generally tell when scissors need sharpening by the action of the hair as you cut. If you notice hair sliding forward towards the blades, you should arrange to have your scissors sharpened straight away.
How often should I have my scissors sharpened?
We recommend that you have your scissors sharpened every 500 haircuts. Scissor King provides a professional scissor sharpening service to restore your scissors to their original condition.
How should I look after my scissors?
Your scissors are your most valuable tool and should be handled accordingly. Here are a few tips to ensure you get the most out of your scissors:
- Never throw your scissors on a work bench or store them in a drawer unprotected.
- If you are working in a professional salon you should clean and oil your scissors on a daily basis.
- After every haircut wipe your scissors with a shears cleaning cloth.
- Make sure your scissors are in the closed position when not in use.
Check the tension on a regular basis to ensure the blades do not grind or fold when cutting.
What payment methods do you accept?
We accept all major credit cards.
How long will it take for my products to arrive?
Products purchased through scissorking.net.au are shipped immediately and should arrive within 7 days of purchase.
If I purchase products online are they still covered by warranty?
Yes. All of our products are covered by the manufacturer’s warranty.