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Color gloss facts! 2 Replies

I don't know if I'm just imagining this... But I would love some clarification. I was almost certain we had learned at the Aveda institute (2007) the 0N (back then it was with the Demi perm line) had UV protection. Was or is that true? And if so.…MORE>

Started by Lynnsie Heitz. Last reply by Kate Oppermann Wright 1 hour ago.

Help with banded color correction?!? Please ! 1 Reply

Hi guys !! I have a huge color correction coming in! This is her hair now - she has warmth all over and bands of darker in the mid shaft. I'm trying to get her as light as possible - I told her it's going to take a few visits.Now would you guys go…MORE>

Tags: correction, Color

Started by jen norris. Last reply by jen norris Jun 16.

Base Color Formulation 3 Replies

I haven't been using Aveda color for a while but around 3 months I've had it in my salon. I have lots of clients I'm transitioning from Redken and usually have no problem. I'm stuck on creating a pretty cooler toned base color. Typically I'm working…MORE>

Started by Hillary. Last reply by David Adams Jun 2.

"Highlights just aren't popping anymore" 1 Reply

I did a beautiful hilight lowlight with blonde tones (enlightener and level 8/9n yo vb) stunning mix of honey and platinum blonde. More brightness around her face. She's a starting level 6/7.She was exstatic when she left the salon!! Then calls 5…MORE>

Started by Lynnsie Heitz. Last reply by David Adams Jun 2.

Working with Deep 1 Reply

I'm looking to get more creative with using Deep. Does anyone have good results on getting clients blonde (either all over color or highlights) to get a cool blonde? What formulas have you liked and realistically how light and cool can you get dark…MORE>

Started by Lana. Last reply by David Adams Jun 2.

Vibrant pinks! 2 Replies

Hello all!I am trying to achieve a brighter pink on a level 9 9 1/2. I don't want to lift her any higher than I already have, since Im not trying to get a pastel or baby pink. She was lifted and then toned to neutral to get rid of the slight gold of…MORE>

Started by jen norris. Last reply by jen norris Jun 9.

New toners and waxy residue 5 Replies

We had this happen today 3x with the new ash toners. They were all new tubes and full 80g batches with 2 using liquid developer and one using cream developer. They all processed about 3-5minutes. Each time the hair started to become extremely waxy…MORE>

Started by sal misseri. Last reply by sal misseri Apr 27.

Corrective color 1 Reply

So I had a client come in for a consultation about her hair color. She is normally a very light blonde and decided to go red. Long story short she hates it and would like to go back to being blonde. I told her in the consult that it would be a…MORE>

Started by Styleitup. Last reply by David Adams Apr 20.

Puretone concentration 5 Replies

I know I was told a long time ago but can't remember and not sure of it would have changed when AVEDA reformulated the color. What level would the pure tones be or appear to be when used at a 1to1 ration with developer? I'm assuming they would have…MORE>

Started by sal misseri. Last reply by David Adams May 6.

New toner disaster 7 Replies

Here is a pic of swatches we just toned with the beige , warm, and ash... Yesterday my light yellow highlights turned pink purple after three minutes. I left it on that long because I thought it would start getting Icey.. Nope. I had to re bleach…MORE>

Tags: #avedatonerash, #aveda, #avedatoners

Started by LovelyLocks. Last reply by Amanda Kriston May 13.



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