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Hair Color Magic with Lupe Voss

Location: avedaland
Members: 1685
Latest Activity: 47 minutes ago

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Red to Silver Challenge

Started by Mandy Fagan. Last reply by Mandy Fagan 47 minutes ago. 7 Replies

I have a client coming in for a consultation Sat who wants to be grey/silver and currently has a level 5 red (non aveda..) on her ends, natural level 1-2. From what I have heard, she will essentially have to get to platinum for silver to take.…Continue

Natural redhead formulas

Started by Julia Kubesh. Last reply by Mandy Fagan 59 minutes ago. 4 Replies

Hey! I had posted a long while ago and never followed up, my guest changed their mind. Well back again and she is still wanting a 'natural redhead color'She is:Fine, medium, straight/wavyNG: 7/8 dishwatery blondeMidlength a 4GY and the ends as well…Continue

Removing Henna

Started by Kristy Anderson. Last reply by bart-jan vugts 3 hours ago. 1 Reply

Has anyone removed old henna dye from hair? What was the best method?Continue

Hair Painting vs Balayage

Started by Morine Bangle. Last reply by Bea Minor 12 hours ago. 9 Replies

Ok, folks....what is the difference between hair painting and balayage? They seem pretty similar in technique...although, hair painting does not use foil, cotton or saran wrap.  It also seems that the product is much dryer, almost 2:1 with…Continue

BGr as a highlight tone

Started by Lori Kassinger. Last reply by Lori Kassinger 21 hours ago. 14 Replies

So I've heard a lot of the colorists in my salon refer using BGr (Yes, from Deep) as a nice "beige blonde" highlight tone/toner. Anybody have any experience or thoughts with this? I'm also curious about the dye load/composition of this pure tone…Continue

Balayage Classes

Started by Sunshine. Last reply by Lori Kassinger 21 hours ago. 3 Replies

Hey Everyone! I am wondering if there are any Aveda Color Educators teaching Balayage Classes? I am looking for something in-depth, hands-on, multiple technique/placement.  Video recommendations? Thanks for your help! Continue

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Comment by Lupe Voss on March 25, 2015 at 6:05pm

Jen,

you are so welcome.  It is about sharing ... This group lifts us all to success.

Comment by Lupe Voss on March 25, 2015 at 6:02pm

Stacey,

Trash liners. The clear heavy ones. Sounds strange...

Comment by Stacey Savage on March 25, 2015 at 7:31am
Hi Lupe! You said you and your team use liners.... what are liners? I too lose the battle with plastic wrap so would love to know what you are using in place of foils.
Comment by Jen on March 25, 2015 at 6:46am
Thank so much Lupe! I will try it! I've been wondering about this for so long! Thank you for sharing you knowledge with us. This group has helped our careers so much!
Comment by Lupe Voss on March 24, 2015 at 10:46pm

Cori, Thanks for sharing!!!!

Comment by Lupe Voss on March 24, 2015 at 10:46pm

Jen,

I do not use plastic wrap... Every time I get in a fight with plastic wrap... I loose.

You can totally use foil.  Whatever medium you want to work on is up to you. My team and I (Jocelyn discovered this) use liners that are cut long, like a long foil. I like to see the hair processing through the liner. 

I like the heavy liner... easy to manipulate and doesn't fly around.  Try it out.

Comment by Cori Cole on March 24, 2015 at 1:25pm

Abby Lynn i have these two rose gold formulas, i even left a few random 8yo peices through her ombre to give it that pop of gold and i alternated using these formulas 40G 0N + 6GLRV DEEP + 40G 5VOL (was a little more red) 

second formula i used 40G 0N 3GLRV DEEP + 3GLRR DEEP + 40G 5VOL (lighter red color)

Comment by Jen on March 24, 2015 at 7:07am
Balyage question!
Does everyone use plastic wrap for their balyage applications? I hate plastic wrap! Is there a reason foil is not placed over the section instead? With the 0n + Enlightener formula, is it necessary to still cover it since it doesn't dry out? Thanks in advance!
Comment by Lupe Voss on March 23, 2015 at 10:18pm

Mandy, awesome! The product needs more time to deposit sometimes!  So glad that tip worked out! xox

Comment by Mandy Fagan on March 23, 2015 at 10:07pm
Thank you again for the advice! I just happened to have a client tonight that I was able to apply these tips. Her ng was a level 6, mid/ends were a 4 with existing highlights. She wanted to be a blue/black. I did 10/20 after the filler and processed 40 minutes and it was perfect!
 

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