How-To: Bohemian Color Blending

How-To: Bohemian Color Blending

BOHEMIAN CHIC

Spiritual, Artistic, Prints, Texture

The Bohemian Chic individual leads a nomadic journey through style, fusing authenticity with patterns and materials. The hairstyle and color needs to be reflective of the individual and the cut needs to be versatile enough to style differently with each look. The bright color detail with CHI Chromashine emphasizes the complete look.

FORMULATIONS

Formula1

  • 1 part CHI Blondest Blonde
  • 1 part CHI Color Generator 30 Volume.

Formula 2

  • 1 part CHI Ionic Shine Shades Liquid Color 4V
  • 1 part CHI Ionic Shine Shades Liquid Color 4A
  • 2 part CHI Color Generator 10 Volume

Formula 3

  • 1 part CHI Ionic Shine Shades Liquid Color Clear
  • 1 part CHI Ionic Shine Shades Liquid Color 8V
  • 2 part CHI Color Generator 10 Volume
  • 2 capfuls CHI Ionic Shine Shades Liquid Color Violet Additive

Formula 4

  • 1 Part CHI Chromashine Pearl White
  • 2 drops CHI Chromashine Out of the Blue
  • 2 drops Grass Roots

BOHEMIAN CHIC COLOR

SECTIONING – Section from the highest point of the head until behind the ears. Section a triangle on the crown.

STEP 1 – Weave the hair and place foils using Formula 1 to high lighten the hair.

STEP 2 –  Foil from ear to ear and in the triangle section on the crown. Process for 30 Minutes at room temperature. Shampoo with CHI Infra Shampoo and Condition. Blow-dry and move to step three.

STEP 3 – Start in the nape area. Section a V-shape and color this section with Formula 2.

STEP 4 – Place a foil on top of the color in the nape area to protect the lighter lengths and ends. Color 1 inch at the roots of the rest of the back of the head until the highest point.

STEP 5 – Section 2 triangles 1 inch apart at the other side of the natural parting in the hair. Place the accent color on the right in the fuller area

STEP 6 – Color the two triangle shaped strands with Formula 4 and place them in a foil. Color 1 inch at the roots in the front section of the hair.

STEP 7 – Color the mid-shaft of the hair with Formula 3. Leave the ends out.

While rinsing the color massage the color on the midshaft onto the ends so that it will blend together. Rinse the accent color in the foil at lasts.

BOHEMIAN CHIC CUT

SECTIONING – Section the hair in 5 sections. Section a side parting from the temple to the highest point of the head and create a triangle next to the side part. Section the part underneath the triangle on the side. Section the other side.

SECTIONING – Section the nape area in 2 sections.

STEP 1 – Start with a section on the left in the back. Take diagonal backwards sections.

STEP 1 –  Comb the hair and twist the hair then cut with a point cut.

STEP 2 – Cut the contour line in the nape diagonal backwards.

STEP 3 – Repeat technique throughout section.

STEP 4 – Mirror this technique on the other side

STEP 4

STEP 5 – Release the rectangle on top. Use the razor to connect the length on the crown to the fringe in an increasing length.

STEP 5

STEP 6 – Connect to the shortest length behind the ear with a point cut technique.

STEP 7 – Mirror this technique on the other side.

STEP 8 – Release the triangle in the front. Over project the hair to the sides and punt cut on the desired length.

STEP 9 – Section a tringle at the crown, use a strong point cut to soften the ends

STEP 9

STEP 9

Styling Tips

Shampoo your hair with the CHI Aloe and Agave Nectar Shampoo and Conditioner. Apply some CHI Aloe and Agave Nectar Leave-In Conditioner and some drops CHI Aloe Vera Oil prior blow drying with the CHI Lava dryer with diffuser. After blow drying use some CHI Aloe Vera Moisturizing Curl Cream and distribute evenly trough the hair. Use some CHI Aloe Vera Curl Re-activating Spray to define the curls in the hair.

Shampoo your hair with the CHI Argan Oil Shampoo and Conditioner. Apply some drops CHI Argan Oil and a generous amount of CHI Straight Guard prior blow drying with the CHI Nano and the large CHI Ceramic Round brush. After blow drying use some CHI Argan Oil and distribute evenly trough the hair. Use some the CHI LAVA Hairstyling Iron to smooth the hair and flip the ends. Use the CHI Enviro Firm Hairspray to finish the look.

How-To: Salted Caramel Tresses

How-To: Salted Caramel Tresses

Before

After

“Salted” ends are a huge color trend in the cool family and the “caramel” roots provide a warm tonal value. What better way to head into spring than with this sweet color?

Color Formulas

Formula One: 1 ½ oz. 10B Shine Shades Liquid Color + 1/2 oz.  Clear Shine Shade Liquid Color + 3 Capfuls 8V Shine Shades Liquid Color + 10 Volume CHI Color Generator.

Formula Two: 1 ½ oz. CHI Ionic Permanent Shine 6CM Crème Color +1/2 oz. 7I Shine Shades Liquid Color + No developer.

Color Steps

*Prep Hair with CHI Keratin Mist*

Step One: Apply Formula One from roots to ends.

Step Two: Apply Formula Two to root area to create a shadow root.

Step Three: Process at room temperature for 25-30 mins.

Step Four: Rinse until water runs clear, shampoo with CHI Infra Shampoo and Color Lock Treatment for 5 mins, rinse and style as desired.

Style Steps

*Prep wet hair with CHI Silk Infusion*

Step One: Blow-dry hair straight using your CHI NANO Hair Dryer and Paddle Brush.

Step Two: Section hair into two workable sections. Start by taking 1 inch subsections in the nape, spray generously with CHI Enviro 44 Hairspray- Natural Hold, and curl with your CHI LAVA Hairstyling Iron.

Step Three: Continue technique until all the hair is completed.

Step Four: Taking small sections, work your way through the hair backcombing/ teasing all the hair.

Step Five: Smooth down top portion of hair with a backcomb brush and finish look with CHI Shine Infusion.

Final Look: