The first thing I want to say is that there is no shame in trying to save money. Ever.
So if your child needs a haircut and you just happen to have all the needed tools, should you try to cut it yourself? I say sure...go for it. Why not.
This is why not. Once I took off the guard that damn trimmer had a mind of its own.
Tod calls this look The Flame.
Lennon, sorry about the buzz gone bad...maybe Larry will share a few locks.