As a hairstylist or barber, the tools you use are vital to your success, and none are more important than your scissors. Your skill, progression, development and performance are all determined by the quality of your tools.
That's why it's important to buy tools that match your ambition. At Akito we make the highest quality scissors that deliver the highest levels of performance. From razor-sharp precision to supreme long-lasting durability to unparalleled comfort to being handmade from the highest grade of Japanese steels, Akito Scissors are made for you.
The best craftsmen make the best scissors.
Each Akito Scissor is meticulously crafted by specialist master craftsmen and engineers who pour their passion and expertise into every detail. It's more than just cutting hair; it's about creating the ultimate hair cutting experience.
Akito Scissors are all ergonomically designed to provide you with exceptional comfort, control and protection from career ending injuries.
66% of hairdressers and barbers will experience serious work-related injuries at some stage in their career, caused by poorly designed scissor handle designs.
At Akito, our mission is to prioritise your comfort and safety, so you can focus on unleashing your creativity. By working alongside industry experts, we've developed ergonomic designs that both prevent injuries but provide ultimate comfort and control.
Honed to perfection for supreme sharpness from the highest grade Japanese steels.
Each cutting edge is carefully crafted with precision and meticulous attention to detail, using a unique blend of engineering, design and craftsmanship to create an exceptional tool that glides and slices effortlessly through any hair type and delivers flawless results every time.
Akito Scissors are handcrafted from high performance premium grade Japanese steels.
Japanese steel alchemy is a specialist art-form renowned for producing the highest quality steels such as VG10, ATS-314, Cobalt and Hitachi. They provide our Japanese scissors with their exceptionally sharpness supreme strength, power and durability, setting them apart from the rest.
Discover the superior quality of Akito Scissors, crafted from premium grade Japanese steels.
Only a limited number of Akito's are made each year.
At Akito, we believe that great things take time. That's why we take a meticulous approach to crafting each and every pair of Akito Scissors.
From initial concept to final product, our manufacturing process involves a total of one-hundred and fifty different processes, including handle design, blade engineering, expert honing, and rigorous testing. We strive for perfection, because we know that the best things in life are worth waiting for.
This careful and considered approach means only a limited number of Akito Scissors are made each year.