In this series, we are diving into Short Disconnected Layers and how you can combine a short layering technique with a soft disconnected top to achieve a contemporary look. By using channel cutting and deep point cutting, you can create maximum texture for endless styling options using our favorite UNITE products including, but not limited to, 7SECONDS Detangler, ELEVATE Mousse and SECOND Day.

  • Tools Used

    UNITE Blow Dryer
    Denman Brush
    Unite Pro Series 5.8 Curved Scissors
    Cutting Comb

  • Products Used

    7SECONDS Shampoo & Conditioner
    7SECONDS Detangler
    ELEVATE Mousse
    SECOND Day


Gary Baker

Creative Director

Londonite Gary Baker is an award-winning, internationally recognized session stylist, educator, and platform artist. His impressive career spans more than three decades, during which he has established himself technically and creatively in the art of hair on set, backstage, and behind the chair working with A-list celebrity clientele such as the royal family. He applies his experience and knowledge of the industry to his role as Creative Director for UNITE Hair. Gary can be found in the studio/academy sharing his inspiring and innovative techniques, working on brand campaigns and traveling the world creating show-stopping looks at Fashion Week.