Crafting premier quality professional hair scissors is similar to making luxury watches or high performance vehicles in that they require the highest level of engineering and craftsmanship in order to make highest quality product.
With that in mind, we have meticulously assembled a team of specialist master craftsmen and engineers to ensure each of our hair scissors is crafted with scrupulous attention to detail to ensure each piece provides you with the ultimate cutting experience.
Our hair scissors are loved by thousands of hairdressers and barbers worldwide.
We have sold to over forty countries worldwide and continue to grow every day.
The brand of choice for thousands of hair stylists worldwide.
When it comes to steel alchemy it is no secret that the Japanese are in a league of their own. Their extensive history and constant pursuit of perfection has made them masters at producing superior quality steels - a specialist art-form for which they are globally famed and celebrated.
The highest grades of these steels such as VG10 or ATS-314 possess extraordinary properties which provide Akito professional Japanese hair shears with their exceptional qualities. These qualities include supreme sharpness, exceptional strength, supreme power and durability all of which separate Akito Scissors from the rest.
We sell the highest quality hair scissors directly to you without extra costs such as Middlemen, Distributors, Transportation etc.
Meaning that you save between 35-55% with Akito compared to other brands without compromising on quality.
Our most important decisions are made to lower emissions.
By cutting out all extra transportation, shipping, transfers and haulage we are able to save on tens of thousands of air and road miles every single year, significantly reducing our Co2 emissions.
Rome wasn't built in a day neither are Akito Scissors.
From developing the initial concepts to designing handles to engineering the blades to expertly honing the supremely sharp cutting edges to engraving the authenticity numbers to our rigorous post-production testing. A total of one-hundred and fifty different manufacturing processes go into making each of our hair scissors.
We take the time to do things correctly without compromise in our pursuit for perfection every step of the way because great things do in-fact take time.
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2 out of every 3 hairdressers and barbers suffer from at least one serious work related injury at some point in their career. Caused by repeated use of your hands, elbows, shoulders and back whilst being on your feet all day. However, none are more damaging to your health and career as poorly-designed and restrictive professional hair scissors handles. These cheap designs can lead to serious career ending injuries such as RSI, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Tendonitis to name a few.
With that in mind, we made it out mission to ensure that each one of our hair shears is designed with optimal ergonomics. We achieve this by working alongside specialists to ensure that not only do they protect you from injuries, but provide you with the best hair cutting performance and comfort.
5% of the profits from your purchase will go towards supporting life-changing causes, enabling you to be a part of a greater cause with every cut you make.