A shape-up haircut is mostly worn by African-American men and sometimes women also prefer this style to get a unique look. In this hairstyle, the hair will be trimmed all over your head. Some of them also combine it with other hairstyles and others prefer to wear it alone. Before starting the styling process, you must get a short haircut to shape up the hairline and make sure to use the right tools. You must get a little practice to make the shape-up haircut look good. Here is a simple method to trim the hair to get the shape-up haircut.
To achieve this style, stand in front of the mirror and use the dominant hand to trim the hair around your head which will help to keep the hair line straight. Now follow your the hairline all the way around your head such as sideburns, by the ears and at the back of your head. Try to look into the mirror as you do the trimming process and stretch your arm around the head as you trim. Try to trim any stray or visible hairs at the lower neck and at the back of your head to complete the styling process. Use a sharp and well-oiled blade to trim the hair and apply shaving cream to make a smoother trim. Make sure to keep the hands steady during the trimming process or get help from anyone to make this style look perfect.