How To: Cherry Red Balayage

Written by Redken TeamJun 20, 2018

Read time 5 min



Learn how to create this rich, vibrant red haircolor using Redken’s Color Gels Lacquers. With a slightly dark root, the cherry red balayage will give your red haired clients an extra pop of color.

Color Formula

Natural Level 4

Formula 1: Zone 1
1 oz Color Gels Lacquers 4RR
1 oz Color Gels Lacquers 6RR
2 oz 20 vol. Pro-oxide Cream Developer

Formula 2: Zone 2 & 3
1 oz Shades EQ Gloss 06RR
1 oz Shades EQ Processing Solution for Precision Application

Formula 3:
1 oz Flash Lift
1 oz 30 vol. Pro-oxide Cream Developer
4 ml. pH-Bonder

Formula 4:
1 oz Shades EQ Gloss 07RR
2 oz Shades EQ Processing Solution

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