Step-By-Step: Mother Of Pearl

Written by SalonCentric TeamJan 9, 2022

Read time 5 min

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Photos: Courtesy of (@rossmichaelssalon)

This January, Pro Beauty Central and Pravana have teamed up to bring you 31 Days Of Color. This series will feature get-the-look and step-by-step tutorials from our favorite artists so by the end of January you'll have all the formulas, skills, and know-how you need to give your color clients the look they want in 2022. From pearly hues to bright neons and everything in between, check back daily so you can add each technique to your arsenal.

Check out how to get this pearl-inspired look by Michael Lowenstein and Melody Lowenstein (@rossmichaelssalon).

Products Used:

PRAVANA Pure Light Ultra Lightener

PRAVANA Creme Developer Zero Lift

PRAVANA Silk Degrees Pre & Post Color Treatment


Formula 1

Formula 2


  • Apply formula one in global lightening technique. Process 55 minutes, then rinse.
  • Apply PRAVANA Silk Degrees, let sit for five minutes and rinse.
  • Apply formula number two. Process for five minutes then rinse.
  • Lightly apply PRAVANA Hydra Pearl Mist, blow dry and style.

Feeling inspired? Check out some more iridescent, pearly looks by Michael and Melody Lowenstein below.

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