One of colorist Michael
Boychuck’s favorite color
designs is a high-lift, high-dimensional
for his high-profile clients like
Paris Hilton, who frequents
his Las Vegas salon, Color.
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, davidmaderich.com
Fashion styling: Margot B
PRODUCTS AND TOOLS
Color: INOA color, L’Oréal Professionnel
Dryers: CHI hood dryer, CHI Rocket blower, CHI
Extensions: Gemstone by Hairdreams
Spray: Kerastase Double Force hairspray
Nail color: Essie
Mascara: Lash Essential by Mirabella
Primer: Your Name Cosmetics
Concealer: Double Deception Concealer Dual
Pan by Beauty Addicts
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.
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.
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
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
Full head of foils are placed as shown.
Process for five minutes after the last foil has been
placed. Color is processed with heat. Shampoo and
condition the hair after processing.
Blow dry root area up and wrap ends over rounded brush.
Leave brushes in place as shown, all wrapped down and away.
Allow the hair to cool.
For accent, add a decorative extension. Pull out small
section where extension is to be placed. Place the
extension slightly off root.