Check out this way to style hair. The customer sits in a chair wearing a smock as the barber combs his 'do using fire. This isn't the first time this technique has been used for haircuts. The same method was used in a California salon. The woman's long brown hair is covered with a special serum containing an accelerant. After the strands burn for a few seconds, her hair is combed through until the burnt ends fall to the floor.