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April 19, 2017

How-To: Titanium Root Shadow

Formula A

Equal parts Redken Shades EQ Cream 06NA + 08GI

Formula B

Redken Flash Lift Lightener + 30-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

Formula C

Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss 08N

Formula D

Flash Lift Lightener + 10-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

Formula E

1oz. Shades EQ Color Gloss 09V + a cap full of 09T

What do you get when you seamlessly blend a smoky shadow root with silvery, titanium tones? An edgy finished look that’ll receive more than 8,000 likes on our Instagram! This how-to comes from Kirsten Coy (@stylesbykirst), a stylist at Bob and Page Salon & Blowdry Bar in Canada. She kicks it up a notch with this titanium root shadow and we got all the details for you! Check it out below.
 


Before

Redken Color Formulas
Formula A: Equal parts Shades EQ Cream
 06NA + 08GI

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

Formula C: Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss 08N

Formula D: Flash Lift Lightener + 10-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

Formula E: 1oz. Shades EQ Color Gloss 09V + a cap full of 09T

 

 

 

Application
1.
First, apply Formula A to zone 1 and blur the formula into zone 2. Process for 20 minutes.

2. Rinse, perform a protein treatment using Redken Extreme Cat Protein Reconstructing Hair Treatment Spray and blow-dry.

3. Next, paint the face-framing pieces using Formula B and place in foils. While the foils process, free hand-paint Formula C to blend her root down.

4. Then, paint Formula D onto her already lightened ends to achieve that white blonde shade.

5. Tone using Formula E.

Pricing: Around $200 depending on her color/length.