Close

Career

HOW-TO: Pastel Colormelt Using Pulp Riot Color

by Jamie Newman | May 13, 2016
 Pulp Riot
Pulp Riot

Who says cool colors can't beckon warm weather? Using Pulp Riot haircolor, get your clients painted pretty with these three shades that are blurred and melted to create a soft, summery look. 

FORMULA AND APPLICATION:

Natural level 6

Formula 1: Pulp Riot Sea Glass

Formula 2: Pulp Riot Lemon

Formula 3: Pulp Riot Lilac

 

1. Prelighten hair with 20-volume developer, then remove any yellow bands with lightener and 6 volume. Process 30 minutes then shampoo, condition and dry hair.

2. Create two sections: section A from nape to just underneath the crown in a crescent shape, section B from that point forward to front hairline.

3. On section A, using Formula 1, paint color from base out three inches, then paint Formula 2 on ends. Smudge colors together at the meeting point with fingers.

3. On section B, paint Formula 3 from base out 4 inches, then paint Formula 1 about 2 inches from ends. Then paint Formula 2 through ends. Smudge where colors meet using fingers.

4. Process 35 minutes then rinse well with tepid water. Shampoo and condition.

Read more about
TRENDING: The French Bob

Cut

TRENDING: The French Bob

by Anne Moratto

Leave it to the French to inspire a haircut so chic, it’s truly timeless. It’s a look that never goes away and when you see it, you know it. And lately, we’ve been seeing it everywhere.

Find out why over 400,000 subscribers love our newsletters

Putting the Salon Professional First

Putting the Salon Professional First

by Staff

A new salon education and salon benefits program makes it easy for salon stylists and estheticians to grow their business rapidly and in the direction they want to take it. They get the perceived benefits of booth rental or owning their own salon, but without the hassle or overhead. Benefits include ability to earn up to 70% commission right away, generous health insurance, paid vacation and sick time, and even paid education. Grow your salon career now with a salon company that puts you first!

How Small Add-Ons Add Up To Big Money For You

by Staff

Would you like fries and a drink with that? Burgers pay the bills, but it’s the add-ons that build the bottom line. That’s true for every service business, whether you’re offering Big Macs, hotel suites or hairstyles.

Videos

In our video section, watch salon professionals in action, listen to the advice of salon business experts, and tour inside the world’s top salons.

10 Reasons to Make a Smart Salon Career Move

10 Reasons to Make a Smart Salon Career Move

by Staff

Job benefits, career growth, flexibility, up to 70% commission and customized hands-on classes in hair color, blow dry, extensions, hair styling, texture, skin care, business building, consultation and more—explore all the reasons stylists and estheticians are switching to the Salon at Ulta Beauty.

Waxing, shaving, facials and beard grooming can all expand men’s services beyond the standard...

10 Tips For Elevating Your Men’s Business

by Staff

Many stylists have discovered men can be lucrative and loyal additions to their clientele. Want to build up the men’s business in your salon? Here are 10 tips from four men’s service and product pros.

Can You Specialize As A Solo Artist?

by Staff

You love balayage and braiding, but men’s haircutting? Not so much. Yet as a solo artist, you worry that limiting your services to just those you prefer doing could be a mistake. Are those worries founded or unfounded? Can you specialize as a solo artist? Many top solo artists believe you can.

Load More