Minty Fresh: Pravana's ChromaSilk Pastel Color Formula

By Alison Alhamed | 03/25/2013 1:09:00 PM


pravana chromasilk pastel green hair Hair colorists have come to rely on Pravana for providing the long-lasting colors to achieve pastel finishes and, alternatively, vibrant fashion colors. In this look, created by Pravana Guest Artist Sherri Jessee, precisely placed strips of pastels allow the hair color to cascade in an effortless gradient. Using the ChromaSilk Pastels, launching in May 2013, the results of this hair color formula have gone VIRAL on MODERN's Facebook!


The Artist
Sherri Jessee
Pravana Guest Artist

Step 1: Lighten the Level 7 re-growth to a Level-10 Platinum, using ChromaSilk 10V with 40-volume crème developer.
Step 2: Create color flashes by using ChromaSilk Pastels Mystical Mint in foils. Place two rows of alternating slices of mint green, using a circular pattern that follows the head shape.
Step 3: Process for 20 minutes.
Step 4: Shampoo each foil individually to avoid allowing the Pastels to touch the uncolored blonde. For color care, recommend Pravana sulfate-free shampoos and conditioners.


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ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Alison Alhamed

Alison Alhamed, Editor in Chief of Modern Salon Magazine | Editor of First Chair

Since July 2008, Alison has worked across all brands under the MODERN SALON Media umbrella, including MODERN SALON, SALON TODAY, FIRST CHAIR and MODERN SALON TV. Alison’s passion for the beauty industry grew even deeper after she enrolled in beauty school, working as an editor by day and a student by night. Alison earned her cosmetology degree from Pivot Point International in Bloomingdale, Illinois, in May 2011.

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