An excellent value high performance scissor.
If you're looking for a pair of high performance scissors that won't break the bank, then the Tondeo Century is a great choice. Made from nickel-unalloyed high grade stainless steel (so removing the risk of nickel allergies), this scissor has a smooth surface, which gives you a comfortable grip and is compressed to protect it from scratches and corrosion.
It comes with a choice of super-sharp slicing blades for advanced cutting techniques or micro-serrated blades to help grip the hair for the less experienced stylist. The Century Slice has a hand-polished, gleaming appearance that's suited to slicing, while the Century Micro has a silky, matt finish.
The Micro available with either Classic (straight) handles for a traditional feel or Offset handles for a more comfortable hand shape when cutting, while the Slice comes with only Classic handles. The Micro Offset has micro serrations on both blades while the Micro Classic has them on only one.
The Tondeo Century has an adjustable tension screw and comes with a removable finger rest, changeable finger-ring inserts, and an oil dropper
The Century Micro Offset and Slice Classic come in 5.5 inches. The Micro Classic also comes in 6 inches.