Hair How-To: IGORA #RoyalTakeOver Dusted Rouge – Liv

This look – Pastel Rouge Allure – sees IGORA #RoyalTakeOver Dusted Rouge shades applied with the Pastel Vertical Melting Technique, to create a shimmering effect of different tone depths. The result? A finish that looks lit from underneath with a beautiful iridescence…

 

To recreate the seamless tonal gradings, follow the steps below:

 

Before & After

 

Before & After

Colours Used:

  • COLOUR 1 – IGORA #RoyalTakeOver DUSTED ROUGE 7-764 + IGORA ROYAL Oil Developer 6% / 20Vol.
  • COLOUR 2 – IGORA #RoyalTakeOver DUSTED ROUGE 7-982 + IGORA #RoyalTakeOver PASTELFIER 1:6 + IGORA ROYAL Oil Developer 9% / 30Vol.
  • COLOUR 3 – IGORA #RoyalTakeOver DUSTED ROUGE 9-674 + IGORA #RoyalTakeOver PASTELFIER 1:6 + IGORA ROYAL Oil Developer 9%% / 30Vol.
  • COLOUR 4 – IGORA #RoyalTakeOver DUSTED ROUGE 7-764 + IGORA #RoyalTakeOver PASTELFIER 1:6 + IGORA ROYAL Oil Developer 9%% / 30Vol.

Sectioning

 

Sectioning
  • Section the hair as indicated in the image; create a diamond section at the crown and two balanced sections at either side of the head

ColorMelter Tool

 

ColorMelter Tool
  • The following steps alternate between colours 2&3 and 1&4, using a wide brush and the ColorMelter tray

Step 1 – Colours 2&3 and 1&4

 

Step 1
  • Starting at the back, apply colour 1 to the root areas
  • Work your way through the back and side sections (leaving a small part of the top section untouched for now) using the ColorMelter tool and brush
  • Alternate colours (as indicated above) and apply through to the tips

Step 2 – Top Section

 

Step 2
  • Release the last part of the top section and apply colour 1 to the roots and front section

Step 3 – Finish

 

Step 3
  • Apply a final alternation of colours (2&3 and 1&4) through to the tips
  • To finish, cover with foil and develop all colours according to appropriate timings
  • Rinse, then shampoo the hair with BC Bonacure Color Freeze and a BC Color Freeze Treatment to optimise the pH level to 4.5 and smooth the hair surface

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