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November 10, 2017

Rooty Denim Blue

Formula A:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 20-volume developer

Formula B:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 7-volume developer

Formula C:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 25g 7/89 + 4g 2/0 + 2g 3/68 + 6-volume developer

Formula D:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 20g 10/01 + 20g 9/16 + 10g 10/6 + 10g 10/81 + 2g 0/68 + 7-volume developer

Formula E:

Equal parts Pulp Riot Powder + Mercury + 1/2 tube of Lilac + a dollop of Nightfall + a dollop of Velvet

The ’90s called and demin is back in style! Unleash the inner ’90s kid in your client with this rooty denim blue formula from Cara Sripattra(@caraisacat), a junior stylist at Jenn Shin Studios in RockvilleMd. Cara seamlessly melts a trendy shadow root into a smoky metallic hue, and we’ve got all the deets. Check it out in the steps below!

 

Colorist: Cara Sripattra

COLOR FORMULAS

Formula A:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 20-volume developer

Formula B:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 7-volume developer

Formula C:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 25g 7/89 + 4g 2/0 + 2g 3/68 + 6-volume developer

Formula D:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 20g 10/01 + 20g 9/16 + 10g 10/6 + 10g 10/81 + 2g 0/68 + 7-volume developer

Formula E:

Equal parts Pulp Riot Powder + Mercury + 1/2 tube of Lilac + a dollop of Nightfall + a dollop of Velvet

Products Used

HOW-TO STEPS

Formula A:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 20-volume developer

Formula B:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 7-volume developer

Formula C:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 25g 7/89 + 4g 2/0 + 2g 3/68 + 6-volume developer

Formula D:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 20g 10/01 + 20g 9/16 + 10g 10/6 + 10g 10/81 + 2g 0/68 + 7-volume developer

Formula E:

Equal parts Pulp Riot Powder + Mercury + 1/2 tube of Lilac + a dollop of Nightfall + a dollop of Velvet

1

Before // Touch up her regrowth by applying Formula A, and process for 30 minutes. Then, gently lighten her ends with Formula B.

Formula A:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 20-volume developer

Formula B:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 7-volume developer

Formula C:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 25g 7/89 + 4g 2/0 + 2g 3/68 + 6-volume developer

Formula D:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 20g 10/01 + 20g 9/16 + 10g 10/6 + 10g 10/81 + 2g 0/68 + 7-volume developer

Formula E:

Equal parts Pulp Riot Powder + Mercury + 1/2 tube of Lilac + a dollop of Nightfall + a dollop of Velvet

2

Rinse, shampoo with Fanola No Yellow Shampoo, then pre-tone. Create a shadow root by applying Formula C to the base only, and melt Formula D into the ends. Process for 15 minutes.

"I always like to pre-tone my clients before any type of vibrant application so that it allows their hair to have an even canvas underneath, while also allowing their hair to fade nicely,” shares Cara. 

Formula A:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 20-volume developer

Formula B:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 7-volume developer

Formula C:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 25g 7/89 + 4g 2/0 + 2g 3/68 + 6-volume developer

Formula D:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 20g 10/01 + 20g 9/16 + 10g 10/6 + 10g 10/81 + 2g 0/68 + 7-volume developer

Formula E:

Equal parts Pulp Riot Powder + Mercury + 1/2 tube of Lilac + a dollop of Nightfall + a dollop of Velvet

3

Next, rinse and blow-dry the hair. Then, apply Formula E from the midlengths to the ends and blend the formula into the root area. Process for 45 minutes. 

Formula A:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 20-volume developer

Formula B:

Schwarzkopf Professional BLONDME + 7-volume developer

Formula C:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 25g 7/89 + 4g 2/0 + 2g 3/68 + 6-volume developer

Formula D:

Wella Professionals Color Touch 20g 10/01 + 20g 9/16 + 10g 10/6 + 10g 10/81 + 2g 0/68 + 7-volume developer

Formula E:

Equal parts Pulp Riot Powder + Mercury + 1/2 tube of Lilac + a dollop of Nightfall + a dollop of Velvet

4

Finished look