Fixing brassy hair

fixing brassy hair

Fixing Brassy hair is even a challenge for a professional colorist.  So do not try to fix something at home that has become complicated unless you just want to do a dye back to black.  Going super dark is the atomic bomb or “just cover it up”  lol   For those out there who have […]

Blonde hair for Asian skin

Blonde hair for Asian Skin is beautiful when done correct and the right color tones for the client.  There are tons of levels and tones of the BLONDE hair color.  Some think going blonde just means MARILYN MONROE blonde.  That is so limiting and just not true.  You can make a dark blonde to lighter […]

How To Lighten Hair That Has Been Dyed Too Dark

How to lighten hair that has been dyed too dark.  This young lady  was referred to me too get her out of the super dark almost black color a previous stylist had put on her hair.  She asked for a “Katie Holmes” type brunette hair color.   The person did some odd highlighting on her […]

Curly hair color ideas

Curly Hair color ideas.  My client came to me wanting to be red on copper red hair color.  She as not having luck getting the right red or a color that would hold.  Seeing as some curly hair textures are  more porous than others, or more fine than others you need to color the hair […]

Best blonde hair color

spring blonde

Best blonde hair color for Spring or hell anytime of year is a soft blonde on blondes.  Not just solid bleached one tone hair.   The bleached look usually can only be worn by someone under 25 years old then it can start looking harsh on adults who are getting older.  Established base color then fine […]

New Year New Hair

New Year new hair is what my new client decided on.  She was referred to a high end Beverly Hills salon that charged her a ton of money and botched the color.  So the head colorist tried to fix her color for 6 hours after.  She left frustrated with brassy hair.  She asked to be […]

Blonde on Blonde

blonde on blonde

Blonde on Blonde is better done on a darker natural base color to achieve blended levels of blonde.  Sofia Vergara , Madonna, J-Lo who are natural level 4 dark brown hair color have to “bust the base” meaning you have to lift the natural hair a few levels with just hair color.  Then go in […]

Hair color correction

Hair disasters

Hair color correction was done in a few hours…This woman’s hair was colored by a person who used harsh hair color that dried her already dry textured hair out.  I started with her base color warmed up with a non-ammonia hair color.  Then I gave her a few panels of highlights with a gloss overlay […]