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  1. E

    Hair too vibrant

    Hello, I’m after some advice. I have a client who asked for a red/copper balyage, I used majirouge 7/64 with 30vol to get the lift on her hair without pre-lightening. She feels it’s too vibrant so is coming back this weekend for it to be toned down. I’m thinking to put a flat 7 on top but just...
  2. bubbliki

    Going Darker all over plus balayage

    Hi folks! I am wondering how to approach this. New client with level 6 hair and grown out ombre wants level 4 all over with balayage highlights like in the attached photo. How would u approach this? I don’t want to over complicate this. But would u base first with the darker color and then...
  3. AJonesMobile

    Balayage / Colour Correction

    Hi Guys, I have a lady booked for next week for 'balayage' however this is most deffinately a colour correction 🤣 I think I am over thinking things and how now thought of 100s of different formulas and possible outcomes but my brains frazzled 😂 Attached is photos of her hair now and her desired...
  4. bubbliki

    Chocolate brown highlights on Level 2

    Hello! I have a client with thick, coarse level 2 or 3 hair. She would like a chocolate/caramel balayage like the one shown in the picture attached. I am thinking this can be achieved with color. I use goldwell or should I just balayage with a lightener and 10 vol and then tone chocolate brown?
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    Balayage trouble

    Hi all, new here! Hoping to discuss an issue I've been having.. So, balayage. One of my all time fav services to do and I take pride in knowing that my clients are always happy with their balayage. However, I've noticed when colouring finer hair (fine hair but lots of it, resulting in a very...
  6. B

    Wella Color Touch help!

    My natural virgin hair colour is around a level 4 and I have it coloured at the salon just to give it extra shine. My hair dresser uses Wella color touch in the shade 6/7 with 1.9% emulsion. it gives my hair a lovely gloss and I get this topped up around every 2 - 3 months which is applied to...
  7. E

    Blonde balayage

    Hey everyone I’ve attached me some images a below. Just wondering what technique you would use to achieve this xx
  8. E

    Reverse balayage

    Hello everyone! I would love it if you could watch my video and give me some advice. Which toners would you have used? Is there an easier technique when doing your own hair? [edited to remove link]
  9. Fjo3

    Green crazy colour help!

    Hi I recently put purple crazy colour over my blonde balayage (I have naturally dark hair) and it’s gone a horrible green colour with some bright blue bits. I really want my blonde back and I have no idea how to do it. I’ve heard baking soda, ketchup (??), dish soap, but I don’t know if these...
  10. E

    Adding depth to blonde hair

    Hey, so I never colour my own hair but am going to this week. I was very blonde but over lockdown I toned the blonde down and my hair has grown out quite a bit. I want to add quite a lot of depth to it but keep some blonde, especially framing my face. I’ve gone a little brass and ideally want...
  11. L

    Balayage

    Hi all! Hope you’re all well? I have a client coming in December, she has around 3 inches of root growth. She’s a natural level 5 but she usually lifts to a clean 9 (she’s always had a full head of back to back highlights) She’s sent me this photo of what she wants. I’m thinking full head of...
  12. B

    From terrible balayage to full head of blonde I didn't ask for, please help

    Hello, I really need some advice as I can't believe what has happened to my hair and I think it's ruined.... I went to my local hairdresser after having a few cuts with him and asked him for a balayage. I have dark brown hair with previously bleached ends and he said it wouldn't be a problem...
  13. C

    Colour choice with Wella red tones?

    Hey, just wondering if anyone can help me out with this.. So this is my clients hair at the moment.. and she’s wanting to go a bit darker/redder and more of an intense red colour on the ends (uploaded pics). She’s hating how light it’s faded and wants to be more dark than light. Last time we...
  14. I

    Scalp bleach to balayage + Wella Color Touch Plus

    I have a client who is a level 10 (on scalp lightner) who wishes to return to her natural level (a 6) but with lighter highlights predominantly to frame hair face. My plan is to do foils (most likely a T-section) and then use a demi permanent colour in-between to smudge her roots into the...
  15. K

    Prepigment before balayage?

    I qualified in hairdressing NVQ level 3 over a year ago, but I'm a bit rusty on matching colours and prepigment. I would really appreciate some help. I mainly know just Wella because that's what I trained with. Basically my client has platinum blonde hair wants a reverse balayage to break up...
  16. A

    Toner help

    Please recommends what brand toners you prefer? Im looking for a silver tone for blonde and a nice brown for a colour melt? Also what bleach/peroxide do you recommend for balayage? Please help im newly qualified.
  17. M

    Balayage

    Hello wondering if you guys can give me some help , when we do a balayage on natural hair on a level 4 , if I glaze or tone ( think both mean the same?) if I do it after I have balayaged with bleach and foiled aswell , if I apply say a semi level 9 or a 10 all over the persons hair will it...
  18. E

    Platinum blonde with dark roots

    Hey Geeks! I’m doing a friend of mines hair tomorrow, she Currently has highlights and so her hair is fairly light a base 6/7/8 in places with a dark root. She wants to go even lighter to a platinum/grey blonde, with a darker blended root. I’ve told her it’s a process and I will lift her as...
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    Root touch up on balayage?

    I am newly qualified in to hairdressing and one of my friend has asked me to touch up theirs roots on the baylayage and to tone the blonde. What’s the best way to touch up the roots without ruining the balayage? Do I do normal root touch up and just comb the root colour through slightly?
  20. H

    Ombre hair extensions

    Hi Geeks, Some advice/help please! I am fitting a set of Ombre extensions on Saturday and wondered if anybody had any tips on placement. My clients hair is a standard #1 base colour with no lighter ends. I purchased an Ombre extension from routes which is #1b/4/24, therefore i wanted it to...
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