Close

Color How-To: Blonding with Foilayage

Mary Kaleta | March 3, 2019 | 9:57 AM
Before
Photo 1 of 3
After
Photo 2 of 3
After
Photo 3 of 3

Continuing education is key to expanding your skill set. That's why the Salon by InStyle inside JCPenny is offering two days of free classes on three of the hottest color trends: foilayage, color mélange and pastellics. Every licensed cosmetologist is invited to attend this educational event.

During a recent Facebook Live with MODERN, National Artistic Educator Kellie Ferraro demonstrated the foilayage technique that will be taught at the classes. Foilayage comes from combining the placement of foil highlights and the free-hand painting of balayage.

Ferraro used Matrix light master with 30 volume and 20 volume. Using weaved sections, she painted the hair with a light wrist and placed foils in between. She painted the hair left out in the back and the sides like she did in the foil (she did not put in foil on these left-out sections). It was not a scalp application. After processing, she glazed with Matrix color Sync 10A and 10A and 10 volume. 

Watch the full tutorial here:

More from Hair Color

Hair Color Sponsored by Salon Centric

How To Charge For Corrective Color

May 13, 2019

Your menu covers the basics—single process, double process, highlights, balayage. But what happens when that inky-haired box color client shows up in shock, begging you to restore her to her natural shade? How much should that cost? There are many ways to charge for corrective color, but a recent poll of ModernSalon.com pros reveals four key approaches.

Load More