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June 29, 2017

Cool, Rooty Babylights

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Starting Level

Level 7/8 brassy tones with some Level 9 toward the ends. She had previous extracted color.

Formula A

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 10-volume developer

Formula B

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 20-volume developer

Formula C

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 30-volume developer

Formula D

Redken Shades EQ 6T + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Formula E

Redken Shades EQ 7V + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Cool, Rooty Babylights

OBSESSED with this cool, icy gray emerging from that natural-colored base. It took some time, but Nubia Morales (@madeofegyptiangold) of Gold Glam Bar in Irving, Texas, totally transformed this client.

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OBSESSED with this cool, icy gray emerging from that natural-colored base. It took some time, but Nubia Morales (@madeofegyptiangold) of Gold Glam Bar in Irving, Texas, totally transformed this client. Get the formulas, how-to and pricing!

 

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Pricing:
Color: $300
Cut: $45
Total Price: $345

 

Total Time: 6 hours

 

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Colorist: Nubia Morales

COLOR FORMULAS

Starting Level

Level 7/8 brassy tones with some Level 9 toward the ends. She had previous extracted color.

Formula A

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 10-volume developer

Formula B

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 20-volume developer

Formula C

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 30-volume developer

Formula D

Redken Shades EQ 6T + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Formula E

Redken Shades EQ 7V + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Products Used

HOW-TO STEPS

Starting Level

Level 7/8 brassy tones with some Level 9 toward the ends. She had previous extracted color.

Formula A

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 10-volume developer

Formula B

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 20-volume developer

Formula C

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 30-volume developer

Formula D

Redken Shades EQ 6T + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Formula E

Redken Shades EQ 7V + Shades EQ Processing Solution

1

Before

Starting Level

Level 7/8 brassy tones with some Level 9 toward the ends. She had previous extracted color.

Formula A

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 10-volume developer

Formula B

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 20-volume developer

Formula C

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 30-volume developer

Formula D

Redken Shades EQ 6T + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Formula E

Redken Shades EQ 7V + Shades EQ Processing Solution

2

Begin in the back by babylighting the hair with Formula A at the nape. From the nape up in a Mohawk section, use Formula B to continue babylighting. When you finish, check the back foils and rinse the sections that have achieved a Level 9 pale yellow to avoid overprocessing.

Starting Level

Level 7/8 brassy tones with some Level 9 toward the ends. She had previous extracted color.

Formula A

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 10-volume developer

Formula B

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 20-volume developer

Formula C

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 30-volume developer

Formula D

Redken Shades EQ 6T + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Formula E

Redken Shades EQ 7V + Shades EQ Processing Solution

3

On the side panels, use Formula C to babylight. Use Formula D on the hair that you left out of the foils. Process until everything in the foils is a Level 9 pale yellow. Rinse out one section at a time for an even lift.

Starting Level

Level 7/8 brassy tones with some Level 9 toward the ends. She had previous extracted color.

Formula A

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 10-volume developer

Formula B

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 20-volume developer

Formula C

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 30-volume developer

Formula D

Redken Shades EQ 6T + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Formula E

Redken Shades EQ 7V + Shades EQ Processing Solution

4

Rinse, then tone the roots with Formula D for 15 minutes to blend her natural base into the babylights while keeping the babylights visible. Rinse, then tone again by applying Formula E all over. Process for 20 minutes. Rinse again, then tone again with Formula D for a clearer gray tone. Rinse, dry and style.

Starting Level

Level 7/8 brassy tones with some Level 9 toward the ends. She had previous extracted color.

Formula A

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 10-volume developer

Formula B

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 20-volume developer

Formula C

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 30-volume developer

Formula D

Redken Shades EQ 6T + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Formula E

Redken Shades EQ 7V + Shades EQ Processing Solution

5

Finished Look

Starting Level

Level 7/8 brassy tones with some Level 9 toward the ends. She had previous extracted color.

Formula A

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 10-volume developer

Formula B

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 20-volume developer

Formula C

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 30-volume developer

Formula D

Redken Shades EQ 6T + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Formula E

Redken Shades EQ 7V + Shades EQ Processing Solution

6

Finished Look—alternate view

Starting Level

Level 7/8 brassy tones with some Level 9 toward the ends. She had previous extracted color.

Formula A

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 10-volume developer

Formula B

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 20-volume developer

Formula C

Schwarzkopf BLONDME Premium Lift 9+ + 30-volume developer

Formula D

Redken Shades EQ 6T + Shades EQ Processing Solution

Formula E

Redken Shades EQ 7V + Shades EQ Processing Solution

7

Finished Look—alternate view