1. Determine the client's hair color level.
If between levels, always formulate to the darker level.
2. Refer to ILLUSIONIST Formulation Chart to determine the highlighting
NOTE: Do not combine creme highlight shades.
3. Measure the recommended scoops of accelerator powder.
Reduce all components in formula by half if a small amount of highlighting mixture is needed. NOTE: 4RV and 4R shades do not require accelerator powder.
4.Apply highlighting mixture to dry hair using an off-the-scalp highlighting method (weaving, slicing or block coloring).
6.To remove highlighting mixture, shampoo with preferred Scruples shampoo. Apply Scruples NO H2O2 No Peroxide, leave on 3 – 5 minutes then rinse. Condition with preferred Scruples conditioner.
BASE BREAKING PROCEDURE
1.Determine the client’s natural hair color level.
Base breaking is not recommended for natural levels 1 – 4.
2. Rinse the base break formula between highlights prior to removing foils or color papers to help prevent unwanted toning. Proceed with step 6 in the Highlighting Procedure.