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October 19, 2009

Great Lengths “Multicolor” Extension How-To

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Great Lengths “Multicolor” Extension How-To

Extensions aren’t just for creating long, wavy anymore. In this step-by-step from Great Lengths, multi-colored extensions are used to create a modern, choppy bob perfect for any season. It’s a great way to give a permanent color-fearing client an interesting new look. 

 

 

HOW-TO STEPS

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    Fine, limp hair gets a jolt of volume and color.

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    Section from the right ear back in a diagonal parting.  Apply the Great Lengths strands in a “continuous” row pattern.

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    Place a second row directly above, slightly longer to the curve of the head using “continuous” rows.

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    Forward diagonal parting using “continuous” rows.

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    Multiple rows on the diagonal using “continuous” row placement to build density.

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    A diagonal parting next to the bangs.

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    A single diagonal parting behind the left ear with “continuous” rows.

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    A steep diagonal in front of the ear using “continuous” row placement.

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    Another row above, “continuous” row placement.

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    Cut and establish bangs on a diagonal disconnected from the right side.

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    Front/Top of head: Establish the length of the graduation.

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    Back of head: Cut upwards to create stacked, graduated layers.

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    Cut the length on the right side on a diagonal.

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    Moving to the red section, create a second diagonal cut.

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    On both sides, beginning at the nape, cut the length in a strong diagonal swing.

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    Check the balance and weight of contour.

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    On the left side, cut a round line from the bangs to the side sections.

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    After