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HOW-TO: Fire Hair Inspired by Guy Tang

Maggie Mulhern | April 26, 2016 | 3:41 PM
HAIR BACK STORY: My client found me through social media (gotta love it) and sent me a photo from the one and only hair magician himself, Guy Tang. He is such an inspirational artist I was so excited to create my own interpretation of his amazing work!
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HIGHLIGHTING: Lighten the hair in foils with Joico Vero Light and 20 volume at root and 10 volume on previously lightened pieces. Section into 3 sections, 2 in the front 1 in the back. Lift to a level 9/10. Dry the hair.
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THE FUN PART: Part the hair into four sections (2 in the front 2 in the back). Apply Joico Color Intensity. Start with red to firey coral with hot pink added (2:1) to orange and hot pink (2:1) with a ribbon of clear to yellow. Apply in a color melting technique and blend each color together to create a dimensional melt. Process for 25 minutes.
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Sami Schneider (@samihairmagic) of House of Color, Colorado Springs, CO, shares the details for this magical transformation:

HAIR BACKSTORY: "My client found me through social media (gotta love it) and sent me a photo from the one and only hair magician himself, Guy Tang. He is such an inspirational artist I was so excited to create my own interpretation of his amazing work!" 

HIGHLIGHTING: "Lighten the hair in foils with Joico Vero Light and 20 volume at root and 10 volume on previously lightened pieces. Section into three sections, two in the front and one in the back. Lift to a level 9/10. Dry the hair."

THE FUN PART: "Part the hair into four sections (two in the front, two in the back). Apply Joico Color Intensity. Start with red to firey coral with hot pink added (2:1) to orange and hot pink (2:1) with a ribbon of clear to yellow. Apply in a color melting technique and blend each color together to create a dimensional melt."

TIMING: 25 minutes 

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