Paul Mitchell at CW

California dreaming at Colour World

Lauren Paul Mitchell

You couldn’t miss the beach vibe in the chilled-out Paul Mitchell section at Colour World. Complete with tiki bar, cocktails and a surf board, it was the perfect back drop to support the brand’s hot new California Dreaming collection from Paul Mitchell.

Taking inspiration from the landscape and lifestyle of the sunshine state, the collection features three iconic looks: Palm Springs, Big Sur and Malibu. We’re totally wowed by the transformation achieved to create the Malibu look, so here’s the formulas…

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The multi-tonal Malibu hair colour is inspired by the oranges and peaches of the setting sun and the deep green of palm trees. “This look is fresh, sunny and feminine.” – Donna Mizell

Phase one – pre-lightening

Formula 1: SynchroLift + 30 volume Paul Mitchell Cream Developer off-scalp

Formula 2: SynchroLift + 20 volume Paul Mitchell Cream Developer on-scalp

Phase 2 – colour formulas

Formula 1: POP XG Mint Condition

Forumla 2: the color XG 8MT (8/2) 1 oz. (30 g/ml) + the color XG 7MT (7/2) 0.5 oz. (15 g/ml) + Blue Intensifier (0/88) 1” + Green Intensifier (0/22) 2” + 10 volume Paul Mitchell Cream Developer 1.5 oz. (45 g/ml)

Formula 3: the color XG 7NB (7/07) 1 oz. (30 g/ml) + the color XG 7RV (7/46) 0.5 oz. (15 g/ml)  + Violet Intensifier (0/66) 4 pea size drops +10 volume Paul Mitchell Cream Developer 1.5 oz. (45 g/ml)

Formula 4: The Demi 9OR (9/34) 1 oz. (30 g/ml) +  The Demi 8N (8/0) 0.5 oz. (15 g/ml) + The Demi 6R (6/4) 2.5 capfuls + Paul Mitchell Processing Liquid 1.5 oz. (45 g/ml)

Check back next week for how to achieve the Palm Springs look. 

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