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July 21, 2016

Ribboned Rainbow Melt

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  • Starting Level

    Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

  • Formula A

    Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

  • Formula B

    Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

  • Formula C

    Color Intensity Orchid

  • Formula D

    Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

  • Formula E

    1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

  • Formula F

    1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

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Ribboned Rainbow Melt

Your brunettes will LOVE this ribbon technique that not only amps up her pretty rich base, but gives her a total riot of cool jewel tones. Check out the steps using Joico Vero K-PAK Color from International Artistic Director Sue Pemberton.

 

Colorist: Sue Pemberton
Manufacturer: Joico, @joico

COLOR FORMULAS

  • Starting Level

    Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

  • Formula A

    Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

  • Formula B

    Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

  • Formula C

    Color Intensity Orchid

  • Formula D

    Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

  • Formula E

    1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

  • Formula F

    1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

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HOW-TO STEPS

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    1

     

    Before

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    2

    Starting on the heavier side and working toward the fringe area and side parting, take a diagonal zigzag parting of hair that will overhang.

  • open color formula
    close formula
    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    3

    Picking up the points of the zigzag, apply Formula A approximately 2 ½ inches from the scalp area and feather out through the midshafts and ends.

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    4

    Take a second back-to-back slice parting and apply Formula A in the same manner as before.

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    5

    Pivoting and leaving a slight hairline of perimeter color, take an additional three diagonal back-to-back slice partings for a total of five foils.

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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    6

    Pivoting and leaving a slight stepping-back from the hairline, take a triangular section and clip it away. Working just above the ear, take a horizontal/diagonal slice parting and apply Formula A in the same manner as before (feathering approximately 2 ½ inches from the scalp area to the midshafts and ends) for a total of four back-to-back slice partings.

  • open color formula
    close formula
    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    7

    Proceed to the opposite side. Take a zigzag overhang and clip it away. Picking up the points of the zigzag, take a diagonal/horizontal slice parting and apply Formula A in the same manner.

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    8

    Continue for a total of four back-to-back slice partings.

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    9

    Take a triangle section of hair, stepping back to above the ear area. Take diagonal slice partings with Formula A (feathering approximately 2 ½ inches from the scalp area to the midshafts and ends) for a total of four foils.

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    10

    Proceed to the back section. Take a section of hair just below the crown and clip it away. Take a horizontal slice parting and apply Formula A for a total of four foils.

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    11

    Completed foiling procedure. Lift to a Level 9 yellow, rinse, shampoo with K-PAK Shampoo and rinse again. Apply K-PAK Deep-Penetrating Reconstructor for 5 minutes, rinse and dry the hair.

  • open color formula
    close formula
    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    12

    Start on the heavier side of the hair. Working toward the fringe area from a side parting, take a diagonal/horizontal weave parting (picking up the points of the zigzag overhang) and apply Formula B.

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    13

    Take a second slice parting with Formula B. Take a slice parting with Formula C. Then take a weave parting with Formula C and a weave parting with Formula D.

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    14

    Take a weave parting with Formula C and then a slice parting with Formula E.

  • open color formula
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    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    15

    Resection out the triangle section. Working above the ear, take:

    • A weave parting with Formula B
    • A weave parting with Formula C
    • A weave parting with Formula D
    • A weave parting with Formula C
    • A slice parting with Formula E
  • open color formula
    close formula
    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    16

    Proceed to the opposite side. Section out the zigzag overhang then take:

    • A diagonal/horizontal weave parting with Formula B
    • A slice parting with Formula B
    • A weave parting with Formula C
    • Another weave parting with Formula C
    • A weave parting with Formula D
    • A slice parting with Formula E
  • open color formula
    close formula
    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    17

    Repeat step 14 on the same side you’re working on for Step 15.

  • open color formula
    close formula
    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    18

    Proceed to the back section. Resection out the darker overhang, then take:

    • A horizontal weave parting with Formula B
    • A back-to-back weave parting with Formula B
    • A weave parting with Formula C
    • A weave parting with Formula D
    • A slice parting with Formula E
  • open color formula
    close formula
    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    19

    Completed foiling procedure. Apply Formula F to all remaining hair and process for 20 minutes. Shampoo with K-PAK Shampoo, rinse, then apply K-PAK Cuticle Sealer, leave in for 5 minutes, and rinse again. Apply Joico K-PAK Intense Hydrator, leave in for 5 minutes, and rinse. Dry and style hair using Joico styling products.

  • open color formula
    close formula
    • Starting Level

      Model has colored Level 5 medium golden-brown hair

    • Formula A

      Joico VeroLight Lightening Powder + 10-volume Veroxide (3%)

    • Formula B

      Joico Color Intensity Hot Pink

    • Formula C

      Color Intensity Orchid

    • Formula D

      Color Intensity Mermaid Blue

    • Formula E

      1 part Color Intensity Peacock Green + 1 part Color Intensity Clear

    • Formula F

      1 part Joico Vero K-PAK Chrome B5 + 1 part Vero K-PAK Chrome G6 + Vero K-PAK Chrome Activator

    20

    Finished Look