Gary Woo

Learn how to cut hair with Gary Woo of Debut Academy and salon, Shanghai, China.


Gary Woo

Gary Woo’s first hair salon experience began in childhood, as a client. His deep passion to embark on a career in the hair industry grew from his childhood experiences was finally fulfilled during a vacation visit to the Vidal Sassoon Academy in Los Angeles in 1997, which led to a position as an instructor upon graduation. After rising to the heights of Creative Director at Vidal Sassoon in Shanghai, China, in 2009 Gary opened his own salon and academy, Debut Hair in 2009.

training courses by Gary Woo

Men’s Tapered and Faded Haircuts Collection

 5 videos |  2 hours 23 minutes
Level: Intermediate

This collection teaches you how to create a variety of men’s tapered and faded haircuts with salon friendly barbering techniques taught by the world’s best barbers. Featuring a range of haircuts including low fades, mid fades and high fades, combined with modern styles such as the blowout fade, sometimes known as the Brooklyn blowout or Brooklyn fade, these men’s haircuts perfectly marry traditional barbering techniques with modern hairstyling. The tutorials are brought to you by some of the best and most exciting international barbers working today, including Ivan Rodrigues and Jason Verhaeghe of Amsterdam’s New York Barbershop, China’s Gary Woo and the UK’s Stelios Chondros. On completion you can download, print and share a CPD Certificate of Recognition endorsed by VTCT and ITEC.

Curly Bob Hairstyles

 5 videos |  1 hour 39 minutes
Level: Intermediate

This collection teaches 3 curly bob hairstyles with complimentary colouring techniques to release, support and enhance exquisite curly hair. The collection consists of five lessons from internationally renowned hairdressers and educators, including China’s Gary Woo and the UK’s Charmaine Piche, Tim Hartley, Christiano Lanza and Michelle Thompson. This collection is perfect for intermediate hairdressers looking to extend their services and broaden both their cutting and colouring skills.