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July 7, 2015

Sun-Kissed Lightening


Sun-Kissed Lightening

Beautiful rich color kissed by the sun, completed in one single step? Yes, please! With Wella Professionals new Magma,  you have the ability to lift and tone in a single step with 16 intermixable shades for maximum creativity. From soft browns, golden or nude blondes to copper reds. There a perfect hue for all your clients. Here a brunette base is livened up with warm caramel highlights hand-painted to create the perfect sun-kissed brunette. Here’s how it’s done!

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    Natural Color: 5/0
    Wella Professionals Color Formulas
    Existing midlengths and ends:
    Formula A: MAGMA By BLONDOR Limoncello + Freelights Developer 6%
    Formula B: MAGMA By BLONDOR /73 + /44 + Clear + Freelights Developer 9%
    Formula C: MAGMA By BLONDOR /39+ + Freelights Developer 12%

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    Create a parting around the hat-line. Then starting below hat-line apply Formula A using a freehand highlighting technique.

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    Next, apply Formulas B and C, freehand painting the colors.

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    On the top only, alternate Formulas B and C, applying very close to the roots.

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    Rinse hair thoroughly and shampoo with Wella Professionals Color Brilliance Shampoo. For the perfect finish, use MAGMA Post Treatment. Leave on for 5 minutes then rinse.

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    Take a teardrop shape around the crown. Take the whole section and twist it. Then use your scissor to slice the hair for very soft layering.

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    Take a middle parting and use the same slicing technique on either side.

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    Cut the end length with point-cutting using your comb as a guide.

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    Apply SUGAR LIFT to the hair.

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    Take a wide section starting in the back, twist it and blow-dry.

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    Follow the same routine with about six wide sections around the head.

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    Finish off the style with your fingers.

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