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Formula How-To: Ultimate Platinum by Sebastian Professional

Victoria Wurdinger | October 16, 2015 | 1:16 PM

So pure and clean, she glimmers like a beam of sunlight piercing the gloom on a cloudy day.




Natural level 6


1. 1 oz Wella Blondor Multi-Blonde Powder + 1 ½ oz Wella Koleston Perfect 10-volume developer. (Mix a second batch to complete the application, if needed.) Apply to all hair and process low and slow for 45 minutes until very pale yellow. Lightly shampoo, then apply a Wella service for 5 minutes to even the porosity.


2. Demipermanent toner, 5 oz 10/6 + ½ oz 10/1 +½ oz 0/00 Wella Color Touch + with 3 oz Color Touch 1.9%. Apply to thoroughly towel-dried hair and process 15 minutes. Then rinse thoroughly and towel-dry.


3. Apply 2 oz Sebastian Cellophanes in Ice Blonde roots to ends, then cover hair with a plastic cap and process under heat for 15 minutes. Remove the cap and allow to cool for 5 minutes before the final rinse.


Hair: Sarah Merrie for Sebastian Professional

Photography: Nick Berardi

Makeup: Noel Nichols, The Rex Agency

Fashion Styling: Onna Suhovy


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