HOW-TO: High-Definition Lavender Hair Color

October 2, 2018 | 12:23 PM

Pastel colors appear soft like powder, while high-definition colors are bright like vibrant enamel. Goldwell combines both in an HD lavender shade that has a high-gloss filtered effect.


Natural level 6N with 10A color-treated mid-lengths and ends


Formula 1: 20 ml Topchic HiBlondes Control 11V with 40 ml 12% Lotion + 4 drops @Pure Pigments Pure Violet + 1 drop @Pure Pigments Matte Green

Formula 2: 20 ml  Colorance Clear with 40 ml Lotion + 2 drops @Pure Pigments Pure Violet + 1 drop @Pure Pigments Matte Green

  1. Apply Formula 1 to the ½-inch regrowth area. Process for a total of 45 minutes
  2. After Formula 1 processes for 25 minutes, apply Formula 2 to mid-lengths and ends. Process together for an additional 20 minutes. Then rinse, shampoo, condition and blow dry.


Color: Rebecca Hiele, Goldwell International artist, artistic director U.S.

Photographer: Ralph Macke

Makeup: Loni Baur

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