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Last updated: February 05, 2018

George Papanikolas Transforms 100% Gray!

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When celebrity stylist George Papanikolas got a client who wanted total coverage of her 100% gray, virgin hair, he knew exactly how to transform her hair into a beautiful, natural look—without compromising the shade or reflective shine.

Who Did It

Manufacturer: Matrix, @matrix

Products Used



1. On 100% dry hair, section hair into 4 quadrants.


2. First outline all quadrants with Formula A, then apply to scalp area.


3. Working in fine sections on 100% dry hair, immediately pull Formula A through mid-lengths and ends. Massage color into midlengths and ends to ensure even distribution. Process for a total of 35 minutes.


4. Rinse thoroughly. Cleanse  and condition hair using Matrix Biolage COLORLAST shampoo and conditioner.


5. Mist hair with Matrix Biolage COLORLAST Shine Shake and comb to distribute evenly. Style as desired. Finish with Matrix Biolage Complete Control Fast Drying Hairspray.