How to: Cotton White & Elderflower

FORMULAS

  • FORMULA 1

    40g TIGI copyright©olour True light white + TIGI copyright©olour activator 8.5vol/2.55%.

  • FORMULA 2Cotton White

    30g TIGI copyright©olour gloss 10/02 + 2g TIGI copyright©olour gloss 7/44 + TIGI copyright©olour activator 5vol/1.5%.

  • FORMULA 3Elderflower

    15g TIGI copyright©olour gloss 10/02 + TIGI copyright©olour activator 5vol/1.5%.

TECHNICAL STEPS

  • Step 1_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Step 1

    The hair was pre-lightened using Formula 1, before applying a toning technique to towel-dried hair.

  • Step 2_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Step 2

    Create a profile parting, followed by a radial parting. Create a semi-circular section working back from the radial parting, incorporating the crown area.

  • Step 3_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Step 3

    Next, create an irregular square section on either side of the profile parting, finishing 2 inches above the ear on each side and 2 inches back from the hairline. Secure sections with TIGI PRO sectioning clips.

  • Step 4_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Step 4

    Put on protective gloves. Take a centre profile parting from the crown to the nape. Starting at the nape, take horizontal slices and apply Formula 2 from the roots to the ends. Repeat on the opposite side.

  • Step 5_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Step 5

    Working from the radial towards the hair line, take ½ inch vertical slices applying Formula 2 from the roots through to the mid-lengths and ends.

  • Step 6_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Step 6

    Repeat the same technique to the opposite side and isolate using TIGI copyright©olour meche strips.

  • Step 7_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Step 7

    Progressing into the crown area, sub-divide the section into 2 for ease of application. Take horizontal slices applying Formula 2 to the roots, blending Formula 3 through the mid-lengths and ends until the section is complete. Repeat on the opposite side and isolate using TIGI copyright©olour meche strips.

  • Step 8_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Step 8

    Within the remaining 2 sections, take horizontal slices applying Formula 2 to the roots, blending Formula 3 through to the mid-lengths and ends.

  • Step 9_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Step 9

    Process visually for up to 20 minutes, then emulsify, rinse and remove using Bed Head by TIGI Urban Antidotes Recovery shampoo and conditioner.

  • Final result_ Cotton White & Elderflower

    Final Result

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