by DJ McGinley
A DIA Richesse root smudge and DIA Light gloss technique with the help of Blond Studio.
“This technique is a color correcting service that incorporates ammonia free technology to seal and heal the hair.”
Formula 1: Blond Studio Multi Techniques Powder + 30-vol Majicreme Developer + Smartbond Step 1
Formula 2: DIA Light 8.23/8VG + 9-vol DIActivateur Developer + Smartbond Step 1
Formula 3: ½ DIA Richesse Metals .11/BB + ½ DIA Richesse Clear + 9-vol DIActivateur Developer + Smartbond Step 1
Using Formula 1 in four quadrants, create a full balayage throughout the head. Process to desired level of lift, rinse thoroughly and power dry.
Maintaining established sections, feather Formula 2 at the new growth area. Allow to process for 10 minutes, rinse thoroughly.
Gloss and Treat:
Towel dry and gloss with Formula 3 for 3 - 5 minutes, rinse thoroughly. Apply Smart Bond Step 2, process for 10 minutes.
Removal and Rinsing:
Wet, emulsify, rinse and shampoo once with L’Oréal Professionnel A-OX Vitamino Color shampoo. Condition and preserve color radiance with a Serie Expert Powermix Color A-OX in-salon treatment.
Photography: Courtesy of L’Oréal Professionnel