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Kenra Color Formula by Robb Dubre: Cool and Warm Blonding How To

Alison Alhamed | March 25, 2013 | 8:54 AM

Kenra Color Formula by Robb Dubre: Cool and Warm Blonding How To This blonde beauty, as seen in the April issue of MODERN SALON, was created by Kenra Artistic and Technical Director Robb Dubre. With a vision of "Blonde Contradiction," Dubre wanted to maintain the intergity of the hair while still showcasing cool and warm tones for a look that definitely turns heads.

“Today’s blondes are not interested in having just cool or just warm tones. They demand both,” Dubre says. “Creating a shimmering contradiction blond is easily replicated with a dimensional toning service, using Kenra Color Rapid Toners.”

The Artist
Robb Dubre, Kenra Artistic and Technical Director

Formulas/Application:
All using Kenra Color

Existing Level: 6
Formula 1: Permanent 1 oz. 9A+ 1 oz. 40-volume developer
Formula 2: Lightener + 10-volume developer
Formula 3: Rapid Toner 1 oz. VP + 2 oz. 9-volume Activator
Formula 4: Rapid Toner 1 oz. GC + 2 oz. 9-volume Activator


Step 1: Apply Formula 1 to existing natural hair. Process 30 minutes, shampoo and condition.
Step 2: Create connecting marquis shapes through the front hairline and recession areas.
Within each marquis, foil slices of Formula 2.
Step 3: Immediately apply Formula 3 to hair between foils.
Step 4: Using an applicator bottle, alternate diagonal slices of Formulas 3 and 4 through
remaining hair. Process up to 5 minutes, then protect color for up to 40 shampoos with Kenra
Platinum Reparative Shampoo and Conditioner

 

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