How-Tos > Vibrant Blue Color Melt
September 8, 2017

Vibrant Blue Color Melt

Formula A:

1 part PRAVANA Pure Light Crème Lightener + 2 parts 30-volume developer

Formula B:

1 part Crème Lightener + 2 parts PRAVANA Zero Lift Crème Developer 

Formula C:

Equal parts PRAVANA ChromaSilk Color Lush 1b + Color Lush 3v + Activator

Formula D:

Equal parts Color Lush 9v + Color Lush 9b + Activator

Formula E:

Equal parts Color Lush 9b + Activator 

If you follow Presley Poe (@presleypoe) on Instagram, then you already know the amazing looks she can create with haircolor and a brush. So it comes as no surprise that one of her color melt submissions won at this year’s #ONESHOT Hair Awards for Color Melt Shot of the Year. And lucky for you, we got every detail on how Presley created this vibrant blue color melt. Check it out!

 

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Colorist: Presley Poe
Manufacturer: PRAVANA, @pravana

COLOR FORMULAS

Formula A:

1 part PRAVANA Pure Light Crème Lightener + 2 parts 30-volume developer

Formula B:

1 part Crème Lightener + 2 parts PRAVANA Zero Lift Crème Developer 

Formula C:

Equal parts PRAVANA ChromaSilk Color Lush 1b + Color Lush 3v + Activator

Formula D:

Equal parts Color Lush 9v + Color Lush 9b + Activator

Formula E:

Equal parts Color Lush 9b + Activator 

Products Used

HOW-TO STEPS

Formula A:

1 part PRAVANA Pure Light Crème Lightener + 2 parts 30-volume developer

Formula B:

1 part Crème Lightener + 2 parts PRAVANA Zero Lift Crème Developer 

Formula C:

Equal parts PRAVANA ChromaSilk Color Lush 1b + Color Lush 3v + Activator

Formula D:

Equal parts Color Lush 9v + Color Lush 9b + Activator

Formula E:

Equal parts Color Lush 9b + Activator 

1

Before

2

Apply Formula A to the scalp and process for 45 minutes.

3

Then, apply Formula B from the midlengths to the ends and process for 5 minutes. Make sure her hair lifts to a Level 10.

4

Separate the hair into two sections—a top section and a bottom section. On the bottom section, apply Formula C. 

5

Tone the base of the crown with Formula D and process for 15 minutes or until desired tone is achieved.

6

Next, tone the bottom section of the crown with Formula E and process for 15 minutes or until desired tone is achieved.

7

At the bowl, tone the top section again with PRAVANA The Perfect Blonde Shampoo.

Formula A:

1 part PRAVANA Pure Light Crème Lightener + 2 parts 30-volume developer

Formula B:

1 part Crème Lightener + 2 parts PRAVANA Zero Lift Crème Developer 

Formula C:

Equal parts PRAVANA ChromaSilk Color Lush 1b + Color Lush 3v + Activator

Formula D:

Equal parts Color Lush 9v + Color Lush 9b + Activator

Formula E:

Equal parts Color Lush 9b + Activator 

8

Finished look

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