Festival season is in full swing, and Matrix has the go to looks and steps to inspire us all!
I had the amazing honor of sharing ideas at the America's Beauty Show with Cosmetologist Chicago, so I wanted to share some of the tips, tricks and secrets that we went over in my class.
Goldwell Regional Artistic Team Member, Steven Picciano’s (@steviewondaz) inspiration for the Electric Apricot Look came from three sources: the shape and design of the haircut, the model’s complexion and eye color, tied to Pantone’s color of spring 2017. Picciano analyzed the model’s skin tone and eye color to ensure the color direction would enhance and complement her natural features.
Lakmé's new Very Berry color is bright and bold—a perfect color for summer. Get it for your clients with these simple steps:
Step One: Base formula
Collage 30g 7/50 + 30g 0/95 Red Motion with 90 grams Collage Hydrox 20 volume developer
Step Two: Mid shaft and ends
30 grams Red Motion 0/95 with 60 grams Gloss 6 volume developer
Affinage recently announced the addition of five new red shades to its popular Infiniti permanent hair color line. The hues, which tap into this season's trend of vibrant reds, range from fiery to subtle in an array of copper, golden and scarlet shades.
InstaTint temporary color shimmer sprays from Joico come on strong, delivering shimmering, shining, devastatingly dazzling color, before washing out (up to three days later!) with a single shampoo. Spray these pigment-packed beauties directly onto finished ‘dos for an iridescent, insta-fabulous pop of color here and there, or mix and mingle all five shades to create your own custom tint.
Intensify, brighten and lift beautiful, permanent haircolor with the new COLORINSIDER Color Concentrates! Specifically designed to boost COLORINSIDER formulas, the new Concentrates will give stylists and colorists even more flexibility to create vibrant, gorgeous looks.
Salon clients love to lighten up—in fact four out of five clients opt for a shade that’s lighter than their natural hue. Now lightening services such as balayage and highlights can be less damaging and more comfortable than ever, thanks to the breakthrough, no-ammonia LIGHTINSIDER Lightening System from Matrix.
Now Matrix haircolor artists have an exciting new tool that can be used to boost, soften and create bespoke color results! New SOBOOST Color Additives, which can be added to most Matrix SOCOLOR and Color Sync formulas, provide colorists with four, pure, bright tones for immediate intensifying or neutralizing effects. The result?