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January 29, 2017

6 Color Formulas That Will Make You Think Pink

From the totally on-trend dusty rose gold to true bubblegum pink, these romantic color formulas will have you falling in love this Valentine’s Day.

6 Color Formulas That Will
Make You Think Pink


“Pink hair, don’t care!” seems to be the mantra going into 2017. Celebs like Hailey Baldwin, Ashley Benson and Jemima Kirke have been proving that pink hair is here to stay, so get ready for your cool-girl clients requesting a pop of color. From the totally on-trend, dusty rose gold to true bubblegum pink, these romantic color formulas will have you falling in love this Valentine’s Day.


 1. Rose Gold Balayage


Color Formulas 
Formula A (base and lowlights): Redken Shades EQ 1 oz. 5CB + ½ oz. 5RV


Formula B: 30-volume developer + Olaplex No.1


Formula C: Joico Color Intensity Confetti Collection Peach 2. Liquid Pink


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2. Liquid Pink


John Paul Mitchell Systems Color Formulas
Formula A: 1 well-rounded scoop of Paul Mitchell SynchroLift + 2 oz. Paul Mitchell 20-volume Cream Developer


Formula B: Paul Mitchell PM Shines 9RB + Equal parts Paul Mitchell PM Shines 9V + Clear + 4 droppers Violet Color Shots


Formula C: 1 ½ parts Paul Mitchell INKworks White + ½ parts Paul Mitchell INKworks Hot Pink + 2 dots of Paul Mitchell INKworks Violet


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3. Bubblegum Pink


Color Formulas
Formula A:
Paul Mitchell Violet Flash Toner + Equal parts 5-volume developer


Formula B: Redken Shades EQ 9v + Equal parts processing solution


Formula C: Redken Shades EQ 8v + Equal parts processing solution


Formula D: Pulp Riot 4 oz. Blush + ½ oz. Cupid


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4. Bubblicious Pink + Shadow Root


Wella Professionals Color Formulas
Formula A:
Color Touch 5/71


Formula B: Color Touch Special Mix + 15g /65 + 60g Color Touch 6 Volume + 15g Olaplex No.2


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5. Pastel Pink Rose


Matrix Color Formulas
Formula A (prelightener): ½ Lightmaster + Bond Ultim8 Step 1 + ½ 30-volume Matrix Creme Developer

Formula B (pre-tone): ½ Color Sync 8V + ½ Color Sync 10V + 10-volume Matrix Creme Developer + Bond Ultim8 Step 1

Formula C (shadow root): Color Sync 7N + 10-volume Matrix Creme Developer


Formula D (midlengths): ¾ Color Sync Watercolors Quartz Pink + ¼ Color Sync Watercolors Berry Violet + 10-volume Matrix Creme Developer

Formula E (ends): 2 Parts Color Sync Watercolors Quartz Pink + 1 Part Color Sync Clear + 10-volume Matrix Creme Developer 


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6. Pink Sorbet


Kadus Professional Color Formulas
Formula A: 1 part Blonding Powder + 2 parts 20-volume Extra Rich Crème Developer



Formula B: 1 part Demi-Permanent 10PA+ 2 parts 6-volume Demi-Permanent Crème Developer


Formula C: 4 parts Demi-Permanent Clear + 1 part Demi-Permanent 5VV + 6-volume Demi-Permanent Crème Developer


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