Do it if: Your hair is straight, and fine to medium.
Put the scissors down if: Your hair is curly and thick.
Ask your barber to: Cut your hair closer on the sides than the top, then blend and texture. Pay them a visit every three weeks
How to pull it off: Towel dry and comb to part. Use a gel product like L’Oreal Melting Gel ($4) to keep in place.