Hair Color Trends

Blonde Ambition: Paris Hilton's Hair Color

July 10, 2011 | 11:21 PM
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One of colorist Michael Boychuck’s favorite color designs is a high-lift, high-dimensional blonde, perfect for his high-profile clients like Paris Hilton, who frequents his Las Vegas salon, Color.
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Hair color: Michael Boychuck Hair styling: Breeana Diullo, hair artisan and extension specialist at Color, Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Photography: Roberto Ligresti Make-up: David Maderich, Fashion styling: Margot B
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PRODUCTS AND TOOLS Color: INOA color, L’Oréal Professionnel Platinium Dryers: CHI hood dryer, CHI Rocket blower, CHI Pro Blowdryer Extensions: Gemstone by Hairdreams Shampoo/Conditioner: Oribe Spray: Kerastase Double Force hairspray Brushes: Ibiza Nail color: Essie Mascara: Lash Essential by Mirabella Primer: Your Name Cosmetics Concealer: Double Deception Concealer Dual Pan by Beauty Addicts
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Begin at regrowth. Take 1/2-inch sections and apply color from root to end: INOA 9.2 and 10N, equal parts, 30-volume developer.
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While processing, go in with back-to-back panels to get rid of dark shade. Pull out fi ne slices, place on board and apply from off root to end: Platinium 30-volume developer.
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Continue blending up in fi ne slices in 1/4-inch diagonal sections. Saturate each section. Process for 15 minutes after last application. Shampoo and condition. Base color has tone.
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Foil highlights are placed on dry hair. Take bigger chunks for beachy look, focusing on the face frame. Take fi ne slices from 1/2-inch sections and apply from root to end with Majimeche, non-ammonia lifter and 30-volume developer.
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Full head of foils are placed as shown.
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Process for five minutes after the last foil has been placed. Color is processed with heat. Shampoo and condition the hair after processing.
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Blow dry root area up and wrap ends over rounded brush.
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Leave brushes in place as shown, all wrapped down and away.
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Allow the hair to cool.
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For accent, add a decorative extension. Pull out small section where extension is to be placed. Place the extension slightly off root.
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Seal the extension.
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