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How-Tos > Estetica Presents: Chromatic Suggestions by Aveda
January 19, 2004

Estetica Presents: Chromatic Suggestions by Aveda

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Estetica Presents: Chromatic Suggestions by Aveda

An intriguing play of overlapped colors characterizes Chromatic Suggestions. The completed look highlights the mid-length layered cut, skilfully created in free hand style with the point cutting.  Visit Estetica to keep up-to-date on all the international trends.

HOW-TO STEPS

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    Before applying the color, the hair was cut in a soft, layered look and personalized with some skilful cutting using the tips of the scissors to create lightness and volume.

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    The application of the color begins at the nape. First a parting is created that runs from ear to ear.

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    A mix of two shades of brown is applied from the scalp to the ends. The same procedure is followed on the upper parallel section of hair.

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    The ends of the sections, where color has been applied, are wrapped in foil.

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    Using the centre parting as a guideline, apply the lightening product to vertical sections at the top of the head.

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    The head should look like this after color is applied to the front section. 

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    The color application is complete. After the developing time has passed, shampoo.

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    For impeccable styling, apply Aveda Purefume Brilliant Retexturising Gel to wet hair.

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    Credits:
    Color: David Adams- The London Hair Academy @ Aveda Institute / Products: Aveda Full Spectrum/ Photo: Barry Cook.

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