Hair How-To: BEYOND BORDERS – Taynara

The super clever Marbling Technique, used in the BEYOND BORDERS trend, breathes lights, brights, depths and a whole new level of beauty into curls with colors from across IGORA portfolio.

 

To recreate this gorgeously rich and undone look, follow the steps below:

 

Before & After

 

Before & After

Colors Used:

  • COLOR 1 – IGORA Vario Blond Plus + IGORA ROYAL Oil Developer 6%
  • COLOR 2 – IGORA VIBRANCE 3-65 + IGORA VIBRANCE Developer 1.9%
  • COLOR 3 – IGORA ColorWorx INTENSE Coral + IGORA ColorWorx CONCENTRATE Orange (1:1)
  • COLOR 4 – IGORA ColorWorx INTENSE Coral + IGORA ColorWorx CONCENTRATE Yellow (1:30)
  • COLOR 5 – IGORA ColorWorx INTENSE Coral + IGORA ColorWorx CONCENTRATE Red (1:2)

Step 1 – Section the hair

 

 

Step 1
  • Section the hair as indicated in the image; be bold and take large sections in a brickwork fashion

Step 2 – Color 1

 

Step 2
  • Starting on one side of the head, apply color 1 in back-to-back slices from the mid-lengths to tips only
  • Work your way around the head until all sections have been colored with color 1

Step 3 – Color 2

 

Step 3
  • Starting at the crown, apply color 2 to the root area
  • Work your way around the top areas of each section, saturating the roots with color 2
  • Develop colors 1 + 2 according to instructions

Step 4 – Re-section the hair

 

Step 4
  • Rinse colors 1 + 2 from the hair and blast dry
  • Re-section as indicated in the image

Step 5 – Colors 3, 4, 5

 

Step 5
  • Taking a section at a time, apply color 3 to the lower mid-lengths, color 4 to the tips and colors 4 + 5 to the upper mid-lengths in back-to-back slices
  • As you work around each section alternate between colors 3, 4 + 5 to create a look of added depth, contrast and a ‘lit from within’ finish

Step 6 – Finish

 

Step 6
  • Take note of the seamless color blending as shown in the above image
  • To finish, cover with foil and develop all colors according to appropriate timings
  • Rinse, then shampoo the hair with FIBREPLEX Shampoo and FIBREPLEX N°2 Bond Sealer to perfectly lock in color pigments

For complete hair and fashion inspiration explore the full Essential Looks Collection or learn the latest trend-led color techniques at a Schwarzkopf Professional seminar near you!