About Laara Raynier
WORLD AUTHORITY ON PRECISION HAIRCUTTING.
Laara Raynier is #1 Worldwide for private classes. Also known for her amazing “eye” and meticulous attention to detail. Her work and unique Precision skills have been featured in Vogue, Allure, Marie Claire, Modern Salon.
Raynier channels all of the masters when she’s teaching. The sheer awesome beauty, precision and simplicity of Roger’s work, the amazing long layering techniques of Edward’s work, Donald’s incredible eye for precision and perfection which he drilled into her and the genius of Tim’s work, all melded together now, by Laara with the passion, the energy and the intention to share these amazing skills and techniques.
To impact each stylist that comes to her for training, to grow, to become so confident that they radiate it because only one thing creates a confident hairdresser and that is an amazing teacher, great training, and practice.
In 2010, Raynier decided it was time to share her incredible training, so she opened Mastercutter Academy. Raynier teaches her signature “precision cutting” techniques in her monthly workshops and her in demand, one on one, hands on private hair cutting classes.
“I would highly recommend Laara to anyone who wants to be taught the art
of cutting hair.”
– Michael Gordon, Founder Bumble & Bumble
LAARA RAYNIER IS THE AUTHORITY ON PRECISION HAIRCUTTING
Working with Laara is unique because of her background and her celebrity clientele including the amazing actress Jayne Atkinson, star of Netflix’s “House of Cards” and “Madame Secretary”. Amazing lead singer of Alabama Shake, the rockstar Brittany Howard.
Laara was trained in London and New York city by her friend and mentor, Roger Thompson, known as the Picasso of haircutters. Laara was a top stylists and educator when she worked with him at the Roger Thompson salon at Barney’s New York for 10 years. Laara has taken the vast knowledge and experience from her 30 year career working and teaching in the best salons in NYC and incorporated this in our private classes and workshops.
Laara Raynier Is The Only Haircutter On The Planet Who Has Been Trained By And Worked With These Icons
The Legendary, Late
Roger Thompson, First World Art Director of Sassoon’s London, and one of the creators of precision haircutting as we know it. Laara worked with him at the Roger Thompson Salon at Barney’s New York for 10 years as a top stylist and educator.
Warren-Tricomi Salon at the Plaza Hotel for 15 years, here in New York City.
Creative Director, Sassoon’s London
Train with Laara Raynier, THE AUTHORITY on precision haircutting on LIVE models!
Working with Raynier is a unique experience because of her background. She was trained in London and New York City, by the legendary late great master, Roger Thompson, who was the first world art director of Sassoon’s, London and one of the creators of precision haircutting. Raynier was a top stylist and educator when she worked at the Roger Thompson Salon at Barney’s NY for 10 years. Laara also worked with Edward Tricomi at the Warren-Tricomi Salon at the Plaza Hotel for 15 years, here in New York City. Raynier opened Mastercutter Academy so she could share my knowledge with other hairdressers.
Raynier have taken the vast knowledge and experience she’s acquired in her 30-year career, working and teaching in the best salons in New York, and incorporated it in our Private Classes & Workshops. This is the type of elite training you will receive when you sign up for Private Classes and Workshops.
Laara believes that cutting hair is an art and that’s how she approaches it.