HOW-TO: Radiant Orchid Highlights by Alfaparf Milano
Director of Educationfor Alfaparf Milano
THE VISION: To have her hair be the highlight of her fashion with Radiant Orchid.
Natural Level 4
Formula 1: Evolution of the Color3/Super Meches with 20-volume Developer, mixed to desired consistency.
Formula 2: Color Wear, 1/2 oz. Viola with 3 oz. Color Wear Activator (Optionally, use Evolution of the Color3, 1/4 oz. 5.22 + 1 ribbon inch 2000 Violet with 2 oz. 20-volume Oxid'o Developer.
Formula 3: Color Wear, 1 oz. 10.02 with 3 oz. Color Wear Activator
Step 1: Apply Formula 1 to all hair, using a double-process application.
Step 2: Create an elongated diamond shape—keep the top point even with the top of the right ear and the bottom point even with the end of the left eyebrow. Leave out roughly ¼ to ½ inch of the front hairline, depending on the hair’s density. Then release a ½-inch sliced section in front of the diamond and apply Formula 2. Work through the entire diamond shape in this manner.
Step 3: Glaze all remaining hair with Formula 3. Process for 15-20 minutes. Rinse the foils until the water runs clear, then rinse the rest of the head. Condition with Semi Di Lino Nutrative Mask, but do not shampoo.