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May 22, 2017

How-To: Slay the Blend

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  • Formula A:

    PRAVANA ChromaSilk 5N + 6.22 + 10-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula B:

    Oligo Professionnel Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 30-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula C:

    Oligo Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 20-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula D:

    Redken Shades EQ 5N + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula E:

    Redken Shades EQ 7P + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula F:

    Redken Shades EQ 9V + 9P + Clear + Olaplex No.1

How-To: Slay the Blend

We seriously can’t stop staring at this insanely seamless balayage bob from stylist Marrah Troyer (@mygypsyhairstylist) of Suite Salon Spa in Cadillac, Mich. That gorgeous dimension…that flawless blend…those soft ribbons of blonde! Here are the color formulas and application steps Marrah used to slay her blend.

 

Pricing: $150  

Colorist: Marrah Troyer
Manufacturer: Olaplex, @olaplex; Oligo Professionnel; PRAVANA, @pravana; Redken, @redken

COLOR FORMULAS

  • Formula A:

    PRAVANA ChromaSilk 5N + 6.22 + 10-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula B:

    Oligo Professionnel Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 30-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula C:

    Oligo Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 20-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula D:

    Redken Shades EQ 5N + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula E:

    Redken Shades EQ 7P + Olaplex No.1

  • Formula F:

    Redken Shades EQ 9V + 9P + Clear + Olaplex No.1

Products Used

HOW-TO STEPS

    • Formula A:

      PRAVANA ChromaSilk 5N + 6.22 + 10-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula B:

      Oligo Professionnel Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 30-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula C:

      Oligo Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 20-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula D:

      Redken Shades EQ 5N + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula E:

      Redken Shades EQ 7P + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula F:

      Redken Shades EQ 9V + 9P + Clear + Olaplex No.1

    1

    Begin by applying Formula A to the  regrowth using a quadrant sectioning pattern.

    • Formula A:

      PRAVANA ChromaSilk 5N + 6.22 + 10-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula B:

      Oligo Professionnel Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 30-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula C:

      Oligo Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 20-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula D:

      Redken Shades EQ 5N + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula E:

      Redken Shades EQ 7P + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula F:

      Redken Shades EQ 9V + 9P + Clear + Olaplex No.1

    2

    Using Formula B, begin balayaging in the back of the head on the midlengths. Saturate the ends using Formula C.

    • Formula A:

      PRAVANA ChromaSilk 5N + 6.22 + 10-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula B:

      Oligo Professionnel Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 30-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula C:

      Oligo Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 20-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula D:

      Redken Shades EQ 5N + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula E:

      Redken Shades EQ 7P + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula F:

      Redken Shades EQ 9V + 9P + Clear + Olaplex No.1

    3

    On the side sections, paint Formula A in a V-shaped pattern and use Formula B to paint around the section.

  • 4

    Process for 45 minutes, then shampoo with Oligo Professionnel Blue Shampoo.

  • 5

    Apply Olaplex No.2, shampoo again and towel-dry.

    • Formula A:

      PRAVANA ChromaSilk 5N + 6.22 + 10-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula B:

      Oligo Professionnel Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 30-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula C:

      Oligo Clay Lightener + 1 dot Cool Tones Lightener + 20-volume developer + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula D:

      Redken Shades EQ 5N + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula E:

      Redken Shades EQ 7P + Olaplex No.1

    • Formula F:

      Redken Shades EQ 9V + 9P + Clear + Olaplex No.1

    6

    Apply Formula D to regrowth, Formula E on the midlengths and Formula F on the ends. Comb through, and melt the colors together. Process for 20 minutes.

  • 7

    Shampoo, condition and style as desired.