Manic Panic’s solution for when your client wants something that will fade back to blonde by the holidays.
Formula & Application:
Natural level 5
Formula 1: 60 g lightener of your choice with 90 g 6% developer + about 3.5 g Olaplex
Formula 2: 100 g Olaplex #2 + 20 g Smoke Screen
Formula 3: 60 g Pro Pasteliser + 30 g Smoke Screen + 30 g Divine Wine
Formula 4: 60 g Pro Pasteliser + 15 g Pussycat Pink + 5 g Smoke Screen
1. Using Formula 1, create a half head of fine highlights. Balayage inbetween the foils and underneath, using the same formula. Process until you achieve a level 9. Rinse thoroughly.
2. Apply Formula 2 to all the hair and process 35 minutes. Then rinse in cool water and dry hair completely.
3. Apply Formula 3 at the base area and feather down about 1 inch in front and as much as 2-3 inches, as you work toward the back of the head. Process 5 minutes, then apply Formula 4 to the midlengths, overlapping into Formula 3. Leave 5 to 6 inches at the ends in front and 3 to 4 inches in back uncolored. Then apply Formula 2 to all the uncolored hair at the ends, and process 35 minutes before rinsing in cold water.
Color, styling and Photographer: Steven Austin