By Lauren Salapatek | 09/15/2014 12:02:00 PM
Kenra Color introduces its Fall/Winter Artistic Collection: Horizons At Dusk. This collection harmonizes the subtle delineation of tones and strong diffusion of light with a versatile color palette from rich brunettes to coppers, to reds and golds.
'As each day closes, the sun fades into the horizon revealing a smoldering affect of color tones. Just before dusk, these tones meld the strong diffusion of rays of light from the disappearing sun and the darkness of nightfall. These unique characteristics inspired four very customizable techniques and thus we close the year with our Fall/Winter Artistic Collection: Horizons at Dusk,' says Robb Dubré, Kenra Professional senior artistic director.
The collection consists of four looks: Smokey Sunset, Sienna Sunset, Desert Sunset and Fiery Sunset. 'The Horizons At Dusk Collection offers easily replicated color placement and techniques with a versatile range of relevant, wearable haircolor that can be accomplished in 5 steps or less,' says Dubré.
Here, Kenra Color provides you the steps on how to achieve the 'Fiery Sunset' color:
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A. Foundation: 1oz. 6R + 1oz. 5C + 2oz. 20V
B. Anchor: 1oz. 6RR + 1oz. 6C + 2oz. 20V
C. Accent 1: 1oz. 6RR + 1oz. 5R + 2oz. 20V
D. Accent 2: Lightener + 20V
E. Accent 3: 3/4.oz. 8C + 1/4oz. Copper Booster + 1oz. 30V
F. Glaze: 1oz. 8C Demi + 2oz. 9V
STEP 1: Create horizon shape on the crown of the head, as shown.
STEP 2: Apply Formula E to slices on recession, as shown. Apply Formula A to Zone 1 and between Formula E foils.
STEP 3: Diffuse Formulas C and D using an alternating pivotal skip slice application.
STEP 4: Apply Formula B between Zone 2 foils.
STEP 5: Process for 30 minutes. Glaze with Formula F.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Lauren Salapatek
Lauren Salapatek, Web Editor for Modern Salon | Salon Today | First Chair. (Previous positions: Associate Editor/E-Newsletter Content Production Manager) Since January 2010, Lauren has worked for Modern Salon Media covering salon style, product and beauty trends, and business editorial for both print and online content. As of October 2013, Lauren's role changed to Web Editor-now she manages all online editorial content for modernsalon.com, salontoday.com and firstchair.com. As part of her responsibilities, she creates, edits, organizes and curates content for all Modern Salon Media's websites; manages the creation and production of all Salon e-newsletters; promotes Modern Salon Media's digital content via several social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest); and maintains an editorial calendar to keep all Modern Salon Media's websites timely and current. You can find Lauren on Google+ or e-mail her at email@example.com.