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    Majirel high lift ash + help

    Going to do alternate highlights bleach and high lift ash + on a base 6. Never used it before so thought get some advise... Would you do 30 or 40vol with high lift? It’s full head highlights so was thinking 30 at back and 40 when I do the top? May tone with 9.01 dia light, will see how it...
  2. E

    Help with ash grey toner

    I have a client tomorrow and wants her hair like the picture attached but not sure what toner is would be the best . As I will be doing balayage first then toner? So maybe like a Ashley Fred but need more opinions from you guys😊
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    Disappointed in my new hair

    Hi everyone, I hope someone can give me some advice or info. I went to a hair appointment yesterday to have green staining removed from my waist-length bleached (balayage from the ears down) hair, put alot more ash blonde put in to the still dark brown ontop of my head, and a cut and blowdry. I...
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    Warmth that will not go away!

    Hey y’all Natural Level 7 in front/6 rest minimal grey in front only Every color combo ALWAYS comes out too warm and then turns warmer as time passes hair is balayaged with ends being at about a level 8 into 9 neutral blonde-but quite often ashy becasue of purple shampoo to tone out the brass...
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    Help with brass

    my client whilst in lockdown has bleached her hair 3 times. Natural level 4. Hair didnt lift well she went orange and has since used an ash blonde box dye. Which is extremely brassy. She wants to stay as light as possible but ive refused to bleach anymore as hair is compromised. I use wella I...
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    Ice white Wella

    Hello! Just after abit of toner help.. I’ve been bleaching my boyfriends hair in lockdown, his hair lifts to an level 10 and he likes it ice white so I’ve been using CT 10/6 when I give him a fresh toner every week it goes a nice white colour But when I tone it after a full head of bleach it...
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    Wella Illumina 10/69

    Hi all first post! While in quarantine my sister has lightened her hair with blonder soft blonde cream. She’s wanting to get to wella illumina 10/69. Is this base light enough or would she need to lift again? Thank you
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    Keeping toners in Wella

    What’s the best way for blondes to keep their toners in? I use wella and I always get my clients to use good shampoos but their toners don’t seem to last too long, one thing I dont use after bleaching is wella ‘seal and care’ I know in training they tell you this is a must but they don’t...
  9. AJonesMobile

    Salon disaster surprisingly!

    Guys and Girls bit of a long one please bare with! Let me set the scene! o_O So for once i am the client with a problem however due to the tones left behind vs the condition of my hair i am completely stumped at what to do i know i should probably leave it alone for the best but im not happy...
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    Highlights and gloss

    Hi! I had babylights put in my hair, but after the hairdressers put toner on my hair, my hair turned orange (I have originally dark hair). A gloss treatment (like shade eq) would help tone down the orangeness and make it darker, but would my babylights be dark as well and make it seem like I've...
  11. Shelbygirl

    Please help me tone to white

    Hi guys! Im not an experiecend hair stylist at all, Im new and just starting. Right now Im trying to do my hair. I use wella. I bleach and then I tone with koleston ( we dont have wella toners where I live, I have to do it with dye). Last time I used 10/16 with 3% developer on dry hair and I got...
  12. C

    Toner dying non bleached hair

    I recently gave myself blonde highlights. After toning, the hair I did NOT bleach turned blonde as well. Why?!
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    Which toner and developer to use?

    I’m not a hairdresser I’m a beauty therapist. I had my hair highlighted in April and now it’s a little dull and yellow/brassy...I want a Ash or pearl kind of toner but have no idea on what brand or developer to go and get? And do you apply to shampooed hairbrush then rinse and condition?
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    Elumen advice - eggplant to light brown balayage

    Hi All - My hair is currently colored with a mix of Goldwell Elumen VV@all (dark purple eggplant) and NG@6 (brown) and is at about a level 4 (pic attached). I have about an inch of roots and my natural color is a level 5 so not a huge contrast. I have purposefully not colored for 2.5 months and...
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    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.
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    Hair disaster at 4 days from prom!

    Hi beautiful lady, I'm in big trouble right now. I know I know it's not a good idea to do those things on your own but I did it (and I've done it before and it work) .so I've bleach my hair (with igora) and tone it (with wella t18) last Sunday and has you can see on the picture I had a long...
  17. Serendipity13

    Need inspiration: life after platinum

    Hello, I've been training for over a year now, and I believe I have made some progress (learning thanks to many mistakes haha ;) ). I am naturally a level 6, dark blonde. I wanted to see if I could achieve platinum hair and after some trial and error I did (see my profile picture). Last...
  18. EssSh

    Wella Illumina as toner?

    Hi! I am looking for some advice on using wella illumina as a toner. I’m used to toning with color touch. I know you can’t mix the two, but has anyone used a permanent on the base and demi on mids? Or vice versa? Would you put illumina 10/38 on a level 9-10 yellow orange for a beigey blonde...
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    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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    Toning help!

    My client previously had loreal majirel 6 with 6% oxidant on her roots to create an ombre effect. She added some more lightness to her hair at home with bleach, but has gone very ginger up top (about a 8.33). What could I use to neutralise the roots while keeping her balayage? Would a HL in ash...