L’OREAL PROFESSIONNEL: L’OREAL PROFESSIONNEL THE L’OREAL PROFESSIONNEL TECHNICAL ESSENTIAL GUIDE IN THE SALONS OF THE WORLD’S GREATEST HAIRDRESSERS MIXING majirel majirel: majirel Majirel permanent colour is specially formulated to cater for all clients colour requirements from subtle blondes to vibrant colours to complete coverage of white hair. COLOURING WITH majirel: COLOURING WITH majirel majirel can be used for full head or partial colouring. majirel can be used to lighten natural hair up to 3 levels. majirel can darken to any depth. Colour on the same depth. Cover white hair. MIXING majirel: MIXING majirel For 1-2 levels of lightening and covering white hair use 20 volume L’Oreal Professionnel Cream Oxydant. For 3 levels of lightening use 30 volume L’Oreal Professionnel Cream Oxydant. MIXING majirel: MIXING majirel Mix in a shaker or non-metallic bowl 1 tube majirel (50ml) plus 75ml of 20 or 30 volume L’Oreal Professionnel Cream Oxydant. When mixing 2 colours, mix together first before adding the Oxydant. Allow to stand before applying to allow free ammonia to evaporate. Application and development: Application and development Apply to dry, unwashed hair. Develop for 35 minutes. 40 minutes when colouring white hair. Always leave the colour for the full development time, failure to do so will result in incomplete expansion of the colour molecule causing rapid fade, poor coverage of white hair and insufficient lightening. VIRGIN HEADS: VIRGIN HEADS Always pre soften the lengths and ends of virgin hair with liquid 20 or 30 volume peroxide and dry in under a warm dryer. Apply majirel to the roots and immediately to the lengths and ends. LENGTHS AND ENDS: LENGTHS AND ENDS Assess the degree of fade on the lengths and ends and select the appropriate refreshing technique (Emulsify, Take Through, Take Through Immediately, Colour Matching, or Pre Colouring). Always add 10 – 15 mls of warm water to the lengths and ends mixture. REMOVAL: REMOVAL Apply a little water to Emulsify. Rinse thoroughly to remove tint. Shampoo with Optimiseur Post Color. To ensure durability of colour. COVERING WHITE HAIR: COVERING WHITE HAIR White hair can be covered 100% using the Natural or Golden Basics and 20 volume L’Oreal Professional Cream Oxydant Always develop for 40 minutes. COLOURING WHITE HAIR: COLOURING WHITE HAIR The white hair technique must be followed for optimum results. Step by Step Select Target Shade. Identify % and distribution of white hair. 3. Mix correct formula. TECHNICAL TIP In the case of resistant white hair: Pre-soften . Apply 20 or 30 vol liquid oxydant to the resistant white hair. Dry in with a warm dryer. Proceed with a colour application. 4. Develop for 40 minutes. PowerPoint Presentation: BASICS: 1 – 9: All basic shades cover 100% of white hair by themselves. GOLDEN BASICS 4.3 – 9.3: All golden basic shades cover 100% of white hair by themselves. DEEP BASICS 1.0 – 5.0: All deep basic shades give 100% long lasting coverage for difficult white hair. N.B. These shades are best used on their own and not mixed with other majirel shades. 0 – 50% WHITE Add ¼ tube corresponding basic shade or golden basic shade PowerPoint Presentation: 50 – 100% WHITE If target Shade has a cool tone (.1 or .2) add ½ corresponding basic shade (3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9). % WHITE HAIR TARGET SHADE MIX More than 50% 9.1 (ash tone) ½ 9.1 and ½ 9 More than 50% 8.13 (ash beige tone) ½ 8.13 and ½ 8 PowerPoint Presentation: % WHITE HAIR TARGET SHADE MIX More than 50% 8.34 (gold tone) ½ 8.34 and ½ 8.3 More than 50% 8.45 (copper tone) ½ 8.45 and ½ 8.3 More than 50% 7.35 (mahogany tone) ½ 7.35 and ½ 7.3 More than 50% 5.4 (copper tone) ½ 5.4 and ½ 5.3 If the target shade has a warm tone (.22.214.171.124) add ½ corresponding golden basic shade (4.3 : 5.3 : 6.3 : 7.3 : 8.3 : 9.3). e.g. RULES FOR COVERING WHITE HAIR Use corresponding basic shade or golden basic shade. Always use 20 volume Cream Oxydant. Apply plenty of product. Develop for 40 minutes. Pre-soften if required. REGROWTH COLOURING: REGROWTH COLOURING STEP BY STEP Apply the chosen shade to the regrowth area. Set the timer for the full processing time. Add 10-15ml warm water to the remaining mix. Determine development time required on mid lengths and ends using the table below. Start taking the remaining mix through 5 minutes prior to the required development time. Do not comb product off of regrowth. Emulsify, rinse and shampoo. FADE LEVEL MID LENGTHS AND ENDS MID LENGTHS AND ENDS TECHNIQUE MIXTURE DEVELOPMENTS Depth and tone same Emulsify Apply at end of regrowth Develop 3 – 5 minutes Tone missing Take through Add 10- 15 ml warm water to remaining mixture 15 – 20 minutes Tone missing Colour change Take through immediately Add 10 – 15 ml warm water to remaining mixture 35 – 40 minutes Depth and tone missing Depth and tone missing Sensitised hair CHANGE OF COLOUR - DARKER: CHANGE OF COLOUR - DARKER For a target shade darker than the existing artificial colour. When the target shade is darker than the existing colour – darker tone or darker depth – it is necessary to correct the undercoat by pre-colouring or colour matching. This will depend upon how many levels darker the target shade is compared to the existing colour, the amount of warmth required and the condition of the mid-lengths and ends. Use the table below to determine the correct procedure. TARGET SHADE COMPARED TO EXISTING COLOUR MID LENGTHS AND ENDS CONDITION SLIGHTLY SENSITISED GOOD CONDITION HIGHLY SENSITISED Same depth level Change of tone Take through immediately Take through immediately 1 level darker Colour match Pre-colour 2 levels darker Colour match Pre-colour 3 levels darker Pre-colour Pre-colour 4 levels darker Pre-colour Pre-colour COLOUR MATCHING: COLOUR MATCHING To replace the warmth in hair which is too light STEP BY STEP Apply the target shade to regrowth area. Add 10-15 ml of warm water to the remaining mix. Use the colour match table below to select your shade. Add 3cm of colour matching shade to remaining mix then apply immediately to mid lengths and ends Set the timer for 35 minutes. 40 minutes if colouring white hair. Emulsify, rinse and shampoo. LEVEL OF COLOUR DESIRED WITH MAJIREL HIGH RESISTANCE SYSTEM 9 8.33 ; 8.34 8 8.33 ; 8.34 7 7.40 ; 7.43 6 6.45 ; 6.46 5 5.4 ; 5.6 4 4.45 ; 4.56 Important ; when colour matching use only 20 volume on the mid lengths and ends (even if 30 volume is required on the regrowth. SAFETY PRECAUTIONS: SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Always use suitable disposable gloves. If product comes into contact with the eyes rinse immediately. Always carry out sensitivity test 48 hours prior to any colour application. MAJIROUGE: MAJIROUGE COLOURING WITH MAJIROUGE: COLOURING WITH MAJIROUGE Majirouge can be used for all over reds or for high fashion creative techniques. Bright vibrant and intense red tones, which stay true and are long lasting. Use to lighten up to 3 levels, darken, colour on the same depth, and when mixed with a Golden Basic, cover white hair. COVERING WHITE HAIR: COVERING WHITE HAIR Mix Majirouge with Majirel Golden Basics to cover white hair. Always use 20 volume Oxydant and develop for 40 minutes. Under 50% white hair, add ¼ tube corresponding Golden Basic. Over 50% white hair, add ½ tube corresponding Golden Basic. e.g. ½ 5.3 + ½ 5.64 + 75 mls of 20 vol Oxy. MIXING MAJIROUGE: MIXING MAJIROUGE One tube (50 mls) is mixed with 75 mls of 20 or 30 vol L’Oreal Cream Oxydant. Majirouge is developed for 35 – 40 minutes. Remove majirouge by adding water to emulsify and shampoo with Optimiseur Post- color. MAJIROUGE TIPS: MAJIROUGE TIPS For red lights use on natural Light brown hair (base 5) or lighter to achieve vibrant, long lasting tones. (Use Majicontrast on bases 5 and darker). For Virgin hair, regrowth lengths and ends the techniques are the same as for majirel. SAFETY PRECAUTIONS: SAFETY PRECAUTIONS Always wear disposable gloves. If product comes into contact with the eyes rinse immediately. Always carry out sensitivity test 48 hours prior to any colour application. MAJI.CONTRAST: MAJI.CONTRAST INTENSE RED AND COPPER TONES ON DARK BASES WITHOUT THE NEED TO BE PRE – LIGHTENED IN JUST 15 MINUTES COLOURING WITH MAJI.CONTRAST: COLOURING WITH MAJI.CONTRAST Maji. Contrast can be used to achieve intense vibrant tones on bases 5 and darker on natural hair and base 5 or darker (excluding base 1) on coloured hair. RED COPPER RED COPPER PURE COPPER MIXING MAJI.CONTRAST: MIXING MAJI.CONTRAST Mix 25 mls (1/2 tube) of your chosen Maji.contrast shade with 37.5 mls of L’Oreal Professionel Cream Oxydant. Develop for 35 minutes without heat and 15 minutes with heat. Add water to emulsify and shampoo with Optimiseur Post – Colour. CHOICE OF OXYDANT: CHOICE OF OXYDANT Natural Hair 20 vol 30 vol 40 vol NB 1 Black 4 4 4 NB2 Darkest Brown 4 4 4 NB3 Dark Brown 4 4 4 NB4 Brown 4 4 8 NB 5 Light Brown 4 8 8 Coloured hair Depth 2 & 3 4 4 8 Depth 4 & 5 4 8 8 DEVELOPING MAJI.CONTRAST: DEVELOPING MAJI.CONTRAST Maji.contrast is developed for 35 minutes without heat and 15 minutes with heat REMOVING MAJI.CONTRAST Add water to emulsify and shampoo with Optimiseur Post-Color. TIPS: TIPS Maji.contrast is not suitable on coloured black hair, or many Tone on Tone applications, as the results can be affected if there is a previous build up of colour. Maji.contrast cannot be mixed with other Majirel products, and is not for use on Base 6 or lighter. HEALTH AND SAFETY: HEALTH AND SAFETY As with all permanent colours a sensitivity test is always advisable. Maji.contrast should not come into contact with the scalp or skin. Do not apply near skin which shows signs of irritation or soreness. Always wear gloves. MAJIBLOND hi.B: MAJIBLOND hi.B COLOURING WITH MAJIBLOND hi.B: COLOURING WITH MAJIBLOND hi.B Lightens up to 4 ½ levels and tones simultaneously. Perfect for full head lightening from base 6 and lighter. 1 – 2 mixing. Development time – 45 minutes without heat . PowerPoint Presentation: ABSOLUTE BLONDES 3 SHADES FOR EXTRA LIGHTENING RESULTS MAGNETIC BLONDES 4 EXTRA NEUTRALISING BLONDES INDULGENT BLONDES 3 DELICATELY COLOURED BLONDES 900S 900 904 901S 911 934 903S 902 913 921 MIXING MAJIBLOND hi.B: MIXING MAJIBLOND hi.B In a non – metallic bowl, mix 1 tube (50 ml) of chosen majiblond hi.B shade and 100 ml of 30 or 40 vol L’Oreal Professionel Cream Oxydant, depending on the level of lightening required. APPLICATION AND DEVELOPMENT 1ST APPLICATION: APPLICATION AND DEVELOPMENT 1 ST APPLICATION Begin by pre – softening the lengths and ends of the hair using 20 or 30 volume liquid oxydant. Next apply your chosen shade to the mid lengths and ends and leave for 15 minutes. Mix a new batch of your chosen shade and apply to the root area. Develop for 45 minutes. SUBSEQUENT APPLICATIONS: SUBSEQUENT APPLICATIONS Apply your majiblond hi.B mixture to the root area only. Leave for 45 minutes. To refresh tone, add 15 ml of warm water to your remaining product and emulsify through to lengths and ends for the last 5 minutes of the development time. PREVIOUSLY COLOURED HAIR: PREVIOUSLY COLOURED HAIR If the lengths and ends are a darker shade than the desired blonde, or with a desired tone (golden, copper, or too ashy) you must cleanse or deep cleanse first. Apply the chosen shade to the roots, leave for 10 minutes. Then apply the appropriate shade of majirel mixed with 20 vol Oxydant onto lengths and ends. Leave on for 35 minutes. Use the following table. PowerPoint Presentation: Majiblond hi.B Majirel 900S 8.30 901S 8.30 903S 9.03 900 8.03 902 9.03 921 9.03 911 9.03 913 9.03 904 8.30 934 8.30 REMOVING MAJIBLOND hi.B: REMOVING MAJIBLOND hi.B Emulsify carefully, rinse and shampoo with L’Oreal Professionel Optimiser Post Colour Shampoo TIPS AND PRECAUTIONS: TIPS AND PRECAUTIONS Use plenty of product to ensure correct lift and toning. Majiblond hi.B does not cover white hair, but it is still possible to apply to hair with a small percentage (up to 30%) of white hair that is evenly distributed throughout. Always wear suitable disposable gloves. If the product comes into contact with the eyes rinse immediately. Always carry out a skin sensitivity test 48 hours prior to any colour application. PowerPoint Presentation: A NEW ERA IN HAIR COLOURING PowerPoint Presentation: SPEED Quick application. Quick development. SIMPLICITY No numbering system. Easy to work with textures. VERSATILITY Endless colour combination for personalised results. CREATIVITY The finishing touch to your haircut. HIGH PERFORMANCE Superb shine and condition with 100% tone. COLOURING WITH CARE: COLOURING WITH CARE Composite colours contain specific conditioning agents to ensure superb shine and condition The technology combines lower levels of ammonia and a new formulation of colourants to give colour results which are even from roots to ends. FLUIDE ADJUST: FLUIDE ADJUST A thickening syrup which is used to thicken the consistency of any Soft or Plus Composite colour shade. Add three gentle squeezes of Fluide Adjust into the mixture. This will ensure that when using hair painting techniques the Composite shades will not bleed making it ideal for high fashion techniques. Using Fluide Adjust also cuts down on application time as there is no need to isolate sections of hair with foil or easi-meche. COLOURING WITH COMPOSITE: COLOURING WITH COMPOSITE Composite is perfect for personalised fashion techniques and full head applications with the choice of: SOFT – For clients who want to be subtle but seen. PLUS – For clients who are not afraid to show colour. NOTE: Do not use Fluide Adjust with the applicator bottle as the mixture will be too thick to dispense COMPOSITE COLOURS SOFT: COMPOSITE COLOURS SOFT Composite Colours Soft have no specific depth. As the shades develop they will have an effect on the hairs natural pigment, lightening slightly to reveal an under coat. On light natural bases the colour result will be more noticeable than on dark natural bases. MIXING SOFT: MIXING SOFT Mix one tube Composite Colours Soft (50 mls) and 75 mls Composite Colours Soft Releaser. The 15 vol releaser will have a lightening effect of 1 to 1 ½ levels. DEVELOPING SOFT: DEVELOPING SOFT Composite Colours Soft are developed for 20 minutes. On natural hair apply to dry, unwashed hair: Roots, mid lengths and ends. For subsequent applications apply to roots only and develop for 10 – 15 minutes. Apply remaining colour to lengths and endsfor last 5 – 10 minutes. To remove add water, emulsify and shampoo with Optimiseur Post-Colour. COMPOSITE COLOURS…PLUS: COMPOSITE COLOURS…PLUS Composite Colours Plus have no specific depth. As the shades develop they will have an effect on the hairs natural pigment, lightening slightly to reveal an under coat. On light natural bases the colour result will be more noticeable than on dark natural bases. MIXING PLUS: MIXING PLUS Mix one tube Composite Colours Plus (50 mls) and 75 mls Composite Colours Plus Releaser. The 25 vol releaser will have a lightening effect of 2 to 2 ½ levels. DEVELOPING PLUS: DEVELOPING PLUS Composite Colours Plus are developed for 20 minutes. On natural hair apply to dry, unwashed hair: Roots, mid lengths and ends. For subsequent applications apply to roots only and develop for 10 – 15 minutes. Apply remaining colour to lengths and endsfor last 5 – 10 minutes. To remove add water, emulsify and shampoo with Optimiseur Post-Colour. HEALTH AND SAFETY: HEALTH AND SAFETY As with all permanent colours a skin sensitivity test is always advisable. Always wear protective gloves. MAJIMECHE: MAJIMECHE GENTLE ULTRA LIGHTENING CREAM LIGHTENING WITH MAJIMECHE: LIGHTENING WITH MAJIMECHE Majimeche can be used to achieve up to 5 levels of lightening from a base 4 (Brown) It gives clear defined results with all highlighting techniques, weaved highlights, slices, singles and hair painting. MIXING MAJIMECHE: MIXING MAJIMECHE For An average set of highlights mix ½ tube of Gentle Ultra Lightening Cream (30 mls), with 1 sachet of Gentle Ultra Lightening Base (48g), and between 30 -60 mls of 20, 30 or 40 volume L’Oreal Professional Cream Oxydant, depending on the consistency required. For partial applications these quantities may be halved. For fewer levels of lightening use 20 or 30 vol Oxydant. DEVELOPING MAJIMECHE: DEVELOPING MAJIMECHE Majimeche is developed for 35 minutes without heat and 15 minutes with heat. REMOVING MAJIMECHE Always rinse thoroughly and shampoo with Optimiseur Post Colour Shampoo. MAJIMECHE TIPS: MAJIMECHE TIPS The flexible oxydant quantities allow for variable working textures according to your requirements. Always apply plenty of product to ensure correct lightening is achieved. The stability of Majimeche will ensure that the product does not expand even when using heat. Majimeche is not recommended for full head scalp applications. HEALTH AND SAFETY: HEALTH AND SAFETY Majimeche should not come into contact with the scalp or skin. Do not apply near skin which shows signs of irritation or soreness. Always wear protective gloves. MAJIREL NEUTRALISERS: MAJIREL NEUTRALISERS For Ultimate Creativity, mix in the majirel neutralisers to: Create a personalised colour. Increase intensity, to create a cooler look. Neutralise unwanted warmth. Tone Identification: Tone Identification BLUE NEUTRALISER .1 GREEN NEUTRALISER .7 VIOLET NEUTRALISER .2 MIXING INSTRUCTIONS: MIXING INSTRUCTIONS When neutralising unwanted natural warmth follow these guidelines: BLUE GREEN VIOLET ORANGE RED YELLOW PowerPoint Presentation: Shade required Majirel Neutraliser Dark Brown ¼ Tube Brown ¼ Tube Light Brown 4 cm Dark Blonde 2 cm Blonde 2 cm Light Blonde 1 cm Very Light Blonde ½ cm This chart applies per whole tube Mix one tube of chosen majirel shade + 75 mls of L’Oreal Cream oxydant (20 or 30 vol) then add your chosen majirel neutraliser shade. NOTE Neutralisers are not suitable for use on more than 30% white hair. REMEMBER No extra oxydant is required. PLATIFIZ PRECISION: PLATIFIZ PRECISION LIGHTENING WITH CONFIDENCE PLATIFIZ PRECISION: PLATIFIZ PRECISION High precision formula for natural hair. Blue compact Lightening Powder. Up to 7 levels of lift. Shiny Finish Suitable for all Highlighting techniques. Full head application with L’Oreal Professional Cream Oxydant. MIXING AND DEVELOPMENT: MIXING AND DEVELOPMENT Higlighting techniques Mix 1 scoop of Platifiz Precision + 60 to 100 ml of 20 to 30 Vol Oxydant. Develop for up to 50 minutes depending on the desired results without heat. MIXING AND DEVELOPMENT: MIXING AND DEVELOPMENT Full head lightening Mix 1 scoop of Platifiz Precision + 100 ml of 20 Vol Oxydant. Develop for between 30 and 50 minutes without heat, depending on desired result. PREPARATION: PREPARATION Wear disposable gloves and use the scoop provided. In a non-metallic bowl add the desired amount of cream oxydant, 20 or 30 vol depending on the application technique used. Mix carefully to obtain arich creamy masque. REMEMBER: REMEMBER Do not add heat. Always use 20 vol oxydant for scalp application Always rinse thoroughly to remove and shampoo with Post Optimiser PLATINE PRECISION: PLATINE PRECISION LIGHTENING WITH CONFIDENCE PLATINE PRECISION: PLATINE PRECISION High precision formula for both natural hair and coloured hair. White Compact Lightening Powder. Up to 7 levels of lift on natural hair and up to 5 levels on coloured hair. Shiny Finish Suitable for all Highlighting techniques. Freehand painting techniques. MIXING AND DEVELOPMENT: MIXING AND DEVELOPMENT Due to the compact formula, you will only need to use one scoop of prelightener with 45 to 60 ml of oxydant depending on the consistency required. Higlighting techniques Mix 1 scoop of Platine Precision + 45 to 60 ml of 20 to 30 Vol Oxydant. 40 vol can be used for freehand paint on techniques. Develop for up to between 30 and 50 minutes depending on the desired results. TECHNICAL NOTES: TECHNICAL NOTES The use of Platine Precision on coloured hair is for fashion techniques only, for example – floodlights. It is NOT designed for colour correction methods or to supplement Efassor. PREPARATION: PREPARATION Wear disposable gloves and use the scoop provided. In a non-metallic bowl add the desired amount of cream oxydant, 20, 30 or 40 vol depending on the application technique used. Mix carefully to obtain arich creamy masque. REMEMBER: REMEMBER Do NOT add heat. Do NOT use for scalp application. AS Platine Precision is a compact dust – free formulation, you need less product. Always rinse thoroughly to remove and shampoo with Post Optimiser.