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How-Tos > Flawless Blonde Balayage Blend
June 29, 2017

Flawless Blonde Balayage Blend

  • Formula A

    Schwarzkopf Professional IGORA Vario Blond + 20-volume developer (1:1.5) + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula B

    Kenra Professional Kenra Color Demi-Permanent 8B + 6-volume developer (1:2)

  • Formula C

    Kenra Color Demi-Permanent 4aa + 6-volume developer (1:2)

Sarmad Najem (@hairbysarmad to his 73,000 followers) of Clear Hair Studio in Vancouver, BC is known for his beautiful, seamless color melts. A prime example? This cool-toned, ashy blonde blend that we are currently obsessing over. Here’s Sarmad’s color formula and how-to so you can achieve the look in your salon!

 

Total chair time: 6 hours

 

Pricing: $750 CAD (approx. $575 USD)

 

 

 

COLOR FORMULAS

  • Formula A

    Schwarzkopf Professional IGORA Vario Blond + 20-volume developer (1:1.5) + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula B

    Kenra Professional Kenra Color Demi-Permanent 8B + 6-volume developer (1:2)

  • Formula C

    Kenra Color Demi-Permanent 4aa + 6-volume developer (1:2)

Products Used

HOW-TO STEPS

    • Formula A

      Schwarzkopf Professional IGORA Vario Blond + 20-volume developer (1:1.5) + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula B

      Kenra Professional Kenra Color Demi-Permanent 8B + 6-volume developer (1:2)

    • Formula C

      Kenra Color Demi-Permanent 4aa + 6-volume developer (1:2)

    1

    Before

  • 2

    Using foils, lighten with Formula A. Process for 65 minutes with no heat

  • 3

    Remove foils, rinse and shampoo using Kevin.Murphy BLONDE.ANGEL.WASH Shampoo.

  • 4

    Apply Olaplex No.2, and process for 15 minutes.

  • 5

    At the shampoo bowl, tone using Formula B, processing for 25 minutes, then rinse.

  • 6

    Apply Formula C to roots and use a root melting technique to blend into the midlengths.

  • 7

    Shampoo and condition using Kevin Murphy Blonde Angel Wash Shampoo and Angel Rinse Conditioner.