Rapunzel and Eugene arrive at the barbershop in a hurry, only to realise it is closed. Eugene is devastated, and desperately wants a haircut. Rapunzel offers to trim it for him and they return to the castle, where Rapunzel has Eugene in a barber's chair reading the paper. As he blabs on about how he wants it done, Rapunzel pretends to trim his hair by making snipping sounds with the scissors. She prepares to give him "one last snip", but Pascal puts her off when he sneezes, accidentally cutting off a large chunk of Eugene's hair. His hair on the left side sticks up, revealing a large bald spot. Eugene wants to have a look at his new do, but Rapunzel throws the mirror out the window before he can see his reflection.
Eugene decides to go into town and show off his new haircut, which quickly catches shocking eyes. Rapunzel does her best to keep Eugene from seeing his reflection. Eventually, she decides to come clean and allows Eugene see his haircut. He is a first horrified, but then realizes that his ruined hair has become popular. Everyone else in town has had their hair done in the same style as Eugene's.