Definition of hairdressing
1a : the action or process of washing, cutting, curling, or arranging the hairb : the occupation of a hairdresser
2 : a preparation for grooming and styling the hair
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As a business, (hairdressing) tools are really expensive to buy.
Almost all are uneducated; the center offers literacy classes as well as training in tailoring and hairdressing.
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