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    I need help with hair dye please!

    Hi all, I’m not a hair dresser but I recently dyed my hair at a salon to go back to my natural colour (7na) from blonde. The stylist said they ran out of permanent dye after already starting the process on me, and said she could use a semi perm instead. She said it was practically the same thing...
  2. Cjh

    Dark banding

    Hi all 😊 I have one client who gets a dark band when we do her root. I’ve been applying the same colour for a year now and sometimes it does it, sometimes not. I have been applying a 55.0 with 20vol. Her hair is super thick, she has a keratin blow dry every 3 months and is a level 5/6...
  3. E

    Client wants me to match ends to roots?

    So my client sent me some pictures of her root regrowth. She said she’s naturally a dark blonde but “forgot” and wants her bleached ends to match her roots for a smooth transition in growing out hair. im thinking she is a natural level 7, dark ashy blonde? But am I wrong. I’m figuring out quite...
  4. S

    Wella & Matrix

    I want to use Wella grey for the roots & mids but blend Matrix teal in from the ends... Will this be an issue using the Matrix tone-on-tone (uses 10vol developer) and Wella using their own developer? I'm a bit worried about the blend. Should I do the grey, wash out, then do the teal ends and...
  5. L

    Colour change (pictures attached)

    Hi Everyone I really hope you can help I have a client booked in next week and I'm only just getting back into Hairdressing after being made redundant due to Covid so I'm here to look for some support in a colour correction as I have only done family and friends for 4years from one her...
  6. S

    What hair colour would this be classed as and opinions on curtain bangs?

    Hello, I hope everyone is doing well! I’ve fallen in love with this hair colour and am struggling to find out the hair colour. The only hairdresser that is open near me is a 3 hour drive so I’m trying to find out what colour so I can try and do it at home until a local hairdressers...
  7. L

    Help with Wella Koleston Perfect me + special mix?

    Just getting started in hair colouring as I'm more focused on skincare. Did some research on wella koleston as a friend offered to help me out and picked a shade she liked. For special mix, do I have to mix it with another colour creme too? I successfully bleached her hair and have ordered...
  8. J

    L’Oréal Majirel High Lift

    Hello! Has anyone used majirel high lift tint colour beige for highlights. was going to use on a base 6. If anyone has any pictures please send them my way :) thank you!
  9. H

    Colour advice please

    Hi! After some advice on a client I'm doing a colour for please. She has a natural ginger root coming through into previously coloured hair (around base 5/6 with hints of red/purple). She is wanting to lighten her overall colour (to a base 7) with ash tones running into a balyage (as light as...
  10. S

    Help with uneven silver hair

    So I have bleached my hair twice and toned it twice then applied La Riché Directions silver colour with tint brush and it's all uneven what should I do. I attached photos of my hair.
  11. C

    Other brand equivalent of Ion 8.34

    Hi, So I’ve recently discovered that my go-to hair colour is now no longer available on Sally’s - it’s either been discontinued or it’s just been out of stock for the last 2 months. For years I’ve beeb using Ion Permanent in 8.34 Light Golden Copper Blonde, and it’s the PERFECT shade. I tried...
  12. C

    Cool blonde, but not grey!

    Okay I’m open to try new brands, because I just can’t find that perfect cool blonde toner, on day to day basis clients are always asking for their hair to be highlighted and toned a lovely cool blonde, BUT don’t want to be GREY! (They never really ask for bleach on scalp, as they don’t want to...
  13. T

    I’m doing my mum’s hair for exam tomorrow morning!

    I just wanted to know if my client has natural base 7/8 on her roots and a 9/10 on the ends can I use dia richesse and will it look like an equal blend or would it look odd?
  14. henyeboah

    $230 for color, good or too much?

    Hi, I plan to get my hair bleach and toned to a light blonde. I have dark 4C hair that has been dye(black). What is a reasonable price point? I know it will take two sessions to get that color I want. so per session is $230 a reasonable price.
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    Wella Koleston advice

    Can someone advise please ? I am a beautician so don’t know a lot about hair but need a help with something. My regular hairdresser just left on maternity leave and don’t want to look for another one so decided I will try to colour my hair in home. My natural roots are on level 4 but the rest...
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    Help for someone that hasn’t coloured in years. Thank you!

    Hi there all, Sorry if I’m not posting in the right area. I qualified a long time ago. I’ve worked in salons as a stylist but not as a colour tech beyond my level 3. Since I have had children, I’ve not kept up to date with colour. I’ve constantly cut hair in my spare time, family and friends...