Cosmos has Landed!
the world’s leader in scissor design, Hikari devotes considerable
resources to new product research and development, resulting in a
product line that is constantly evolving. We are proud to introduce our
most ergonomic and advanced scissor yet! The Phoenix Cosmos!
most comfortable and stress free position for your hand is when all
four fingers are bent slightly down and the thumb is bent slightly up.
Keeping your thumb slightly bent at the knuckle is critical in avoiding
stress to your thumb, hand, and wrist. (click
here for an article about thumb pressure)
Phoenix handle incorporates the exclusive Hikari five finger ergonomic
positioning system. The
ring finger hole and pinky rest are all angled slightly down and the
is angled slightly up. Each finger surface is also beautifully
a wide surface area. This keeps your fingers and thumb in the most
natural position. The Phoenix truly fits like a glove and feels like an
extension of your hand.
wide triangular pivot with rylon glides provide ultra smooth balance
and consistent cutting performance from pivot to the tips. This,
combined with proprietary dry cut metal and patented SEV ionization
result in a super smooth and effortless cut on wet and dry hair!
Thumb Position (ATP): The Phoenix has a special contoured
ring behind the thumb hole. Using your thumb in this alternate
position, provides more leverage on the scissor handle. This creates
more power when cutting through thick sections of hair. If you are
accustomed to using horizontal thumb pressure (HTP),
using your thumb in this alternate
position will also help to relieve stress on your thumb and hands.
A special ionizing compound that is injected into the Phoenix
steel. This creates less friction as the blades move across each other.
The result is extremely smooth cutting action and less wear on all
contact points of the scissor. Because there is less friction, the
blades perform better and stay sharper longer. Some stylists have also
reported that the negative ions produced by the SEV material has helped
to relieve stress in their hands and wrist. SEV is a patented
technology that has been used in Japan since 1978. Many high
performance Japanese auto parts feature SEV technology.
the industry leader in scissor design since 1968, is the first and only
scissor manufacturer to incorporate negative ion producing SEV
|Unlike any other
scissor manufacturer, Hikari is the only
company that can truly look at a scissor from a stylist’s point of
founded by and still run by hairdressers, we have insight that no other
has. We have the first hand experience and genuine understanding of the
benefit a stylist can have from their tools. Utilizing that background
superior craftsmanship that is unmatched in the industry, Hikari has
new scissor that will once again revolutionize the industry. We are
introduce Phoenix Cosmos!