How to: Contouring

FORMULAS

  • FORMULA 1Mahogany Brown

    40g gloss 6/0 + 10g gloss 5/5 + 75g activator 5vol/1.5%

  • FORMULA 2Pre-Lightener

    30g true light white + 45g activator 8.5vol/2.55%

  • FORMULA 2aVelvet Blonde

    30g creative 9/35 + 45g activator 8.5vol/2.55%

TECHNICAL STEPS

  • Step 1

    To begin take a center profile parting from the forehead to the nape.

  • Step 2

    To continue take a radial parting on each side of the head.

  • Step 3

    You now have a total of 4 sections. Use TIGI Pro sectioning clips to secure the sections.

  • Step 4

    At the nape area take a horizontal slice and apply Formula 1 to the new growth area through to ends. Isolate the section with a TIGI copyright©olour meche strip.

  • Step 5

    Continue working in the same way until you have completed the section.

  • Step 6

    Progress to the side section, take a diagonal parting and apply Formula 1 to the new growth area. Using a freehand blending technique apply Formula 2 to the mid-lengths and ends. Isolate with a TIGI copyright©olour meche strip.

  • Step 7

    Take diagonal partings starting at the hairline and apply Formula 1 to the new growth. With a freehand blending technique alternate between Formula 1 and 2 through the mid-lengths and ends.

  • Step 8

    Continue working in the same way until you have completed the section, then, repeat on the opposite side.

  • Step 9

    Process the colour for up to 35 minutes. Emulsify, rinse and remove using Catwalk Fashionista Brunette range. Tone the pre-lightened areas using Formula 2a and process for up to 20 minutes. Once sufficient tone is achieved, remove using Catwalk Fashionista Brunette Range.

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