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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 66

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With many schools opening this week and the next, many clients are surely looking to start the year with a bang. These hair colors from our #HolisticHairTribe may help inspire you.

Check them out below!

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Chalkboard Hair Color Formula

Hair by Hannah Joy Yancey

Green hair, don’t care. This hair color is a challenge to achieve. But with Oway Hmelt Pure Pigments, it’s a walk in the park!

Prelightened to Pale Yellow

Color: 40g Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment + 40 drops of Oway Hmelt Green Harmony

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Pink Pearl Hair Color Formula

Hair by Carrie Pike

When a client wants a big change but still wants to look natural, a colormelt or shadowroot is the way to go. It’s a fun way to incorporate color, dimension and create that seamless root-to-end finish.

Color: Oway Hcolor 6.77 Deep Purple Dark Blonde + Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum equal parts + Oway Hcolor 0.7 Purple Booster/Tone Corrector (about a dime size) + Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer

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Watercolor Burst Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kai Fujimoto

Got clients looking for mermaid hair inspiration? Look no further than Kai’s works! He makes stunning hair colors using our Oway Hmelt Pure Pigments.

Roots (Blue): 40g Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment + 120drops Oway Hmelt Blue Charm + 80drops Oway Hmelt Mysterious Purple

Mid-Ends: 100g Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment + 100drops Oway Hmelt Mysterious Purple + 20drops Oway Hmelt Blue Charm

Processing Time: 30mins

Washed with Oway Silver Steel Hair Bath

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Pastel Smudge Hair Color Formula

Hair by Gombos Timea

Unicorns are a popular choice for many kids when choosing their back-to-school supplies. Why not take inspiration from that?

Pre-lightened with Keratin Blue Lightener

Roots: O&M CØR.color 0.66 Violet Pure Color + O&M CØR.color Lilac Toner + O&M CØR.color 0.00 Clear with O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator

Toner for part two: O&M CØR.color Lilac Toner + O&M CØR.color 0.00 Clear with O&M CØR.color 3.5 vol Activator

Toner for lengths: O&M CØR.color Platinum Toner with O&M CØR.color 3.5 vol Activator

Rinse with O&M Seven Day Miracle Moisture Masque

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Mauving Up Hair Color Formula

Hair by Jessica Mattevi of Hustle + Heart Salon

If your clients want a bold hair color but want to make sure they can rock it at school, this melted mauve is a perfect choice. The melted technique makes the hair color easy to maintain.

Base (Blended Down): 30g O&M CØR.color 4.66 Intense Dark Violet Brown + 1 inch of O&M CØR.color 0.11 Ash Pure Color with O&M CØR.color 10 vol Activator

Melted Through Ends: 20g O&M CØR.color Lilac Toner + 10g O&M CØR.color Silver Toner with O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator

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Almond Crayon Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kristen Kneeland

Getting rid of brass can be a real struggle. Kristen recommends using the process and formula below for clients trying to get rid of yellow undertones.

Foils: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

Toner: Equal Parts Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum and Oway Hcolor 9.1 Ash Very Light Blonde with Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment + Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer (1:1.5)

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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 65

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With Summer being halfway over, many clients will surely be opting for fiery, richer hues to transition their hair color to Fall. So this week, we’re taking inspiration from fashion fabrics abound during this time of transition.

Check out this week’s community favorites!

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Purple Suede Hair Color Formula

 Hair by Angela Owens

Get the best of both worlds when you go for this Purple Suede. It’s vibrant like summer and cool like the purple sunsets in the fall.

Prelightened to Pale Yellow

Root: 20g O&M CØR.color 6.11 Intense Ash Dark Blonde +4g O&M CØR.color 0.66 Violet Pure Color +38g O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator

Ends: 10g O&M CØR.color Charcoal Toner +10g O&M CØR.color Lilac Toner + 2g O&M CØR.color 0.66 Violet Pure Color +33g O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator

Processing Time: 20 Minutes

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Cashmere Pink Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kornél Herbert

The summer heat can be unbearable at times, but what’s exciting about it is you get to experiment on colors more. After all, the season isn’t over yet.

Lightener: Keratin Blue Lightener + O&M CØR.color 30 vol Activator

Toner: O&M CØR.color Pale Pink Toner + O&M CØR.color 10 vol Activator

Processing Time: 15mins

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Royal Velvet Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kristina Fetto

You know Fall is coming when you start to get multiple purple hair requests in a week. But we can’t complain though. Why should we when it’s as perfect as this Royal Velvet?

Color: Oway Hcolor 5.66 Deep Red Light Brown with Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer + 30 Drops of Oway Hmelt Playful Rose and a Drop of Oway Hcolor 0.7 Purple Booster/Tone Corrector

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Rayon Red Hair Color Formula

Hair by Lindsay Kotay

Another sign of Fall arriving is the slew of stunning red hair color shades being posted online every day. Case in point: This Rayon Red, which obviously did not escape our attention.

Base: O&M CØR.color 4.1 Ash Brown

Colormelted into: O&M CØR.color 5.6 Light Violet Brown

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Pure Cotton Hair Color Formula

Hair by Maren McKenna

With many people turning to richer hues for Fall, some clients will want to get something different. A rooty platinum in Fall? Why not.

Prelightened to a Very Pale Yellow

Toner: Oway Hcolor 9.1 Ash Very Light Blonde + Oway Hcolor 10.1 Ash Extra Light Blonde + Oway Hcolor 90.2 Irisee Super Bleaching Blonde and Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer for 5mins

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Tuscan Silk Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kristel White of Studio 0087

It’s amazing how adding our new O&M 0.00 can add shine to the hair. This is especially useful when a client wants natural-looking glossy hair.

Prelightened to a Pale Yellow

Toner: 11g O&M CØR.color Pale Pink Toner + 8g O&M CØR.color 0.00 Clear + 2g O&M CØR.color Lilac Toner + 0.6g O&M CØR.color 0.55 Red Pure Color

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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 64

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Summer just became hotter with this week’s Trending Hair Colors! Inspired by colorful herbs and spices, we proudly share our favorite works by our very own #HolisticHairTribe.

Check them out below!

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Caraway Hair Color Formula

Hair by Katie Karlo

If your brunette client wants dimension, this Caraway hair color formula might just be what you need. The shine from Oway Hcolor also adds another layer of texture to the hair.

Roots: Oway Hcolor 3.17 Dark Frosted Brown with 15vol

Melted into Ends: Oway Hcolor 6.62 Irisee Red Dark Blonde with Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

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Saffron Red Hair Color Formula

Hair by Erica Walker

When it comes to creating a beautiful hair color such as this, it all boils down to proper development. It also helps that Oway Hcolor’s Copper series is so rich and vibrant.

Natural Level 8

Color: Oway Hcolor 8.43 Copper Golden Light Blonde + Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

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Vanilla Bean Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kima Johnson McSwain

From drab to fab. Kima transformed this client’s ash blonde hair to a stunning Butter Blonde, thanks to her incredible hairpainting skills and the tips and tricks shared by our O&M Brand Director, Wayne Lewis, during our O&M COR Certification Class last week.

Prelightened with O&M Paint Powder Clay Lightener + O&M CØR.color 40 vol Activator

Root Shadow: Half O&M CØR.color 8.81 Light Pearl Ash Blonde + Half O&M CØR.color 8.0 Light Blonde with Double O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator

Ends: O&M CØR.color Platinum Toner + O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator for 20mins

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Paprika Hair Color Formula

Hair by Heather Lee Weiler

Who says ammonia-free hair color can’t cover grey? With a proper formula, you can achieve 100% grey coverage with Oway Hcolor. Case in point: This beautiful Paprika Red by Heather.

Grey Coverage: 20g Oway Hcolor 6.0 Natural Dark Blonde + 15g Oway Hcolor 6.34 Golden Copper Dark Blonde + 20g Oway Hcolor 7.44 Deep Coppery Blonde

Balayage Lightened to Level 8

Toner: 20g Oway Hcolor 7.44 Deep Coppery Blonde + 10g Oway Hcolor 8.44 Deep Coppery Light Blonde + Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer

Processing Time: 20mins

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Indian Cloves Hair Color Formula

Hair by Heather Leigh Ford

Rose Brown is one of the most highly requested hair colors this year. Here’s another formula to add to your book!

Lifted to Level 9: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

Colormelt: Oway Hcolor 5.56 Red Mahogany Light Blonde  (Roots) + Oway Hcolor 6.62 Irisee Red Dark Blonde (Mids) with 30g Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum + 10g Oway Hcolor 6.77 Deep Purple Dark Blonde

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Habanero Blonde Hair Color Formula

Hair by Heather Leigh Ford

Blondes may be all the rage this season, but if your client wants to change it up – how about a Rose melt? That’s something you don’t see everyday!

Color: Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum + Oway Hcolor 6.77 Deep Purple Dark Blonde + Oway Hcolor 6.66 Deep Red Dark Blonde with Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

Melted into Mids

Toner: O&M CØR.color 10.0 Lightest Blonde

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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 63

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Summer is the perfect time to experiment with new hairstyles and colors. Get all the new ideas you need to breathe life into your client’s hair in this week’s trending hair colors!

Check out our favorites here!

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Blood Orange Hair Color Formula

Hair by Melissa Lunde of the The Change Hair Salon

Would you believe this hair color contains green pure pigments? Melissa found that adding a few drops of Oway Hmelt Green Harmony helps neutralize copper tones. A perfect solution for clients who like a true red!

11/2″ Regrowth + Faded Vivid Red

Color: 75g O&M CØR.color 66.46 Dark Red Intense Blonde with O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator (1:1.5) + 3 full droppers of both Oway Hmelt Red Energy and Oway Hmelt Green Harmony

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Blueberry Crush Hair Color Formula

Hair by Janelle Parsons

This client wanted to change her black ombre hair so she got blue! Janelle started by doing a Full head of diagonal back foils and the rest is history.

Full Head Foils: O&M Pearl Blue Lightener + O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator

Zone 1 around Foils (1:1): O&M CØR.color 2.11 Blue Black + O&M CØR.color 6.11 Intense Ash Dark Blonde + O&M CØR.color 10 vol Activator

Freehand Paint: O&M Pearl Blue Lightener + O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator

Processing Time: 35mins

Dried + Applied: O&M CØR.color Charcoal Toner and O&M CØR.color 0.11 Ash Pure Color equal parts with O&M CØR.color 10 vol Activator to zone 1-2

Zone 2-3 Formula 1:  3/4 O&M CØR.color Ice Toner + 1/4 O&M CØR.color 0.00 Clear + a dot of O&M CØR.color 0.11 Ash Pure Color + O&M CØR.color 10 vol Activator

Formula 2: Half O&M CØR.color Ice Toner + Half O&M CØR.color 0.00 Clear + a dot of O&M CØR.color 0.11 Ash Pure Color with O&M CØR.color 10 vol Activator

Processing Time: 40mins

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Apricot Punch Hair Color Formula

Hair by Maren McKenna

A sister of Rose Gold, this vintage apricot shade is a great hair color for clients who want to transition into Fall already. It has both the playful aspects of summer and the warmth of autumn – perfect combination, isn’t it?

Prelightened with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer

Toner: 2 Droppers Oway Hmelt Divine Gold + Oway Hmelt Playful Rose + Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment

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Peach Melba Hair Color Formula

Hair by Meredith Blake

If you’re looking for rose gold formula that’s not too pink, here’s a tip from Meredith: “A nice way to get rose gold without it looking too copper/red is to deposit gold first then pink.” This will allow you to adjust your formulation accordingly.

Balayage to a level 9 Melting to a 10

Deposit on Wet Hair at the Bowl: Oway Hcolor 10.33 Extra Light Deep Golden Blonde

Processing Time: 5-10 mins

Rinse + Deposit: O&M CØR.color Pale Pink Toner

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Sparkling Ice Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kaehler Hope Reitz

These days, more and more people are opting for low-maintenance cuts and hair colors. Many grey clients, for example, want to embrace their natural hair. Kaehler’s grey blending technique is good to keep in mind for such clients.

Balayage: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + 25vol

Toned Towel-dried Hair at Bowl: 20g O&M CØR.color Platinum Toner +10g O&M CØR.color Ice Toner + O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator

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Pink Lemonade Hair Color Formula

Hair by Stacey Blair of The Styling Rooms

Got clients who used to box-dye their hair? A great way to reintroduce them to professional hair color is to play with Oway’s Hmelt Pure Pigments.

Previously Lightened Hair

Color: 30 drops Oway Hmelt Playful Rose + 30mL Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment

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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 62

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We know Summer is the slowest season of the year. Why not learn some new tricks and formulas with the help of our #HolisticHairTribe?

Check out this week’s popular hair colors below!

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Alexandrite Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kai Fujimoto

Have you tested our new Oway Silver Steel Hair Bath? Our new purple shampoo aids in creating beautiful mermaid hair, like this creation by Kai.

Pre-lightened with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer

Shadow Root (Right on the Roots): 10g Oway Hcolor 0.1 Ash Booster/Tone Corrector + 10g Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer

Blue Shadow Root on Mid-Roots: 20g Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment + 20 drops Oway Hmelt Mysterious Purple + 40 drops Oway Hmelt Blue Charm

Colormelt into 2 Formulas

Mids: 40g Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment + 40 drops Oway Hmelt Mysterious Purple + 20 drops Oway Hmelt Blue Charm

Ends: 40g Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment + 10 drops Oway Hmelt Blue Charm + 10drops Oway Hmelt Mysterious Purple

Processing Time: 30mins

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Ametrine Rose Hair Color Formula

Hair by Leah Michael Taylor

Having a slow season? Add some pop of color to your summer when you try this gorgeous Ametrine Rose hair color by Leah!

Retouch: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer/40vol

Color: Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum + Oway Hcolor 9.1 Ash Very Light Blonde + Oway Hcolor 0.7 Purple Booster + Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer

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Mystic Quartz Hair Color Formula

Hair by Ashley Saccomano & Christen Papasso of Grow Organic Hair Salon

When two artists collaborate, a masterpiece is born. We’re living for this stunning quartz-inspired hair color created using our Oway Hmelt Pure Pigments.

Balayage: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener

Glaze: Oway Hmelt Playful Rose + Oway Hmelt Divine Gold + Oway Hmelt Blue Charm

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Carnelian Gem Hair Color Formula

Hair by Cara Robertson

Client box-died her hair? Here’s a wonderful solution from Cara: Balayage and tone using the formula below for that soft, natural finish.

Balayaged with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + 25vol

Toner: Oway Hcolor 90.11 Intense Ash Super Bleaching Blonde + Oway Hcolor 9.1 Ash Very Light Blonde with Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer for 15mins at the shampoo bowl

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Citrine Hair Color Formula

Hair by Abigail Waldrum

Isn’t it amazing what a little balayage can do? Glaze with our new O&M CØR.color and you get shiny, healthy hair!

Balayage: O&M Paint Powder Clay Lightener + O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator

Glaze: O&M CØR.color 9.16 Light Very Ash Violet Blonde + O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator

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Precious Pearl Hair Color Formula

Hair by Meredith Blake

Many clients do not like seeing warmth in their hair color. If you encounter one, Meredith’s formula below might help you give the client the color she wants.

Lifted with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener

Toner: Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum + a dot of Oway Hcolor 1.8 Blue Black

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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 61

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Blondes may be the un-official queen of the season, but there’s another hair color that’s slowly taking over our newsfeeds. Whether you’re team blonde or team redhead, you know you can trust our #HolisticHairTribe to deliver stunningly fabulous hair colors using our ammonia-free lines, Oway and Original & Mineral!

See our favorite hair colors this week!

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Dahlia Fever Hair Color Formula

Hair by Maren McKenna

How about some fiery red for summer? It’s Maren’s first time to try our new Oway Hmelt Pure Pigments and we’re already loving her work.

Base: 1oz Oway Hcolor 7.34 Golden Copper Blonde + ½ oz Oway Hcolor 8.4 Coppery Light Blonde + 1 inch ribbon of Oway Hcolor 0.3 Golden Booster + 25vol

Prelightened Ends: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

Rinsed and Applied Hmelt Randomly Throughout:

Formula 1: 3 Droppers Oway Hmelt Divine Gold with Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment

Formula 2: 3 Droppers Oway Hmelt Mysterious Purple + 1 Dropper Oway Hmelt Playful Rose  + ½ Dropper Oway Hmelt Blue Charm with Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment

Formula 3: 2 Droppers Oway Hmelt Sunny Orange + Oway Hmelt Red Energy with Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment

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Pansy Copper Hair Color Formula

Hair by Megan Rae Bailey

It seems copper is a summer favorite this year. Because of its rich, vibrant hue, copper is the perfect transition color from Summer to Fall. Keep it interesting by following Megan’s formula below!

Natural Level 6/7 with New Growth and Faded Copper Gold Ends

New Growth + Some Mids: 20g Oway Hcolor 6.66 Deep Red Dark Blonde + 10g Oway Hcolor 4.4 Coppery Brown + 10g Oway Hcolor 7.34 Golden Copper Blonde with 40g Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer + 20g Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer

Processed for 20 mins

Wet Ends with Water and Melted Root Color for 15 mins

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Sola Hair Color Formula

Hair by Belinda Mills

Got a client with grown out highlights? Doing an ombre is a great way to try out a new look without cutting the hair.

Natural Level 7

Mids: O&M CØR.color 12.0 Super Natural Blonde + O&M CØR.color 30 vol Activator

Roots: O&M CØR.color 10.0 Lightest Blonde + O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator

Ends: O&M CØR.color 0.00 Clear and O&M CØR.color 10 vol Activator

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Willow Hair Color Formula

Hair by Lisa Liptak of Nurture Green Salon & Spa

Despite red, copper hues dominating the season this year, bombshell blondes will never go out style. If it looks as gorgeous as this, why would it be?

Natural Level 7

Previous Color: O&M Mineral.CCT 10/0 Lightest Blonde  + O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator with O&M Mineral.CCT 0/19 Ash Matte Tone Booster

New Color: Half and Half O&M CØR.color 10.0 Lightest Blonde + O&M CØR.color 10.1 Lightest Ash Blonde with O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator

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Sienna Rose Hair Color Formula

Hair by Angela Owens

Another trend that seems to be growing stronger season after season is Dusty Pink. To create this with O&M CØR.color, all you have to do is combine our Pale Pink and Silver Toners!

Prelightened to Pale Yellow

Toner: 40g O&M CØR.color Pale Pink Toner + 4g O&M CØR.color Silver Toner with Double O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator

Processing Time: 20 mins

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Chocolate Cosmos Hair Color Formula

Hair by Maureen Fox-Meyer of The Change Salon

Give your solid redheads a makeover this season by transforming their hair color into charming chocolate red. Maureen shares her formula below,

Root melt: Oway Hcolor 4.05 CL Milk Chocolate with Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

Mids to Ends: Oway Hcolor 8.66 Deep Red Light Blonde with Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer with a few drops of Oway Hmelt Blue Charm

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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 60

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It’s officially summer! And that means you’ll be seeing a lot of blondes and balayaged hair in the coming weeks. So, grab your pens and formula books and make sure to take note of these formulas.

Check out our favorites this week!

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Cookie Dough Hair Color Formula

Hair by Meredith Blake

Brighten up your brunettes for summer. Take cue from Meredith on how she transformed her client.

Base + Pull through Tone: 5g Oway Hcolor 4.1 Ash Brown + 10g Oway Hcolor 5.17 Light Frosted Brown  + 2g Oway Hcolor 90.11 Intense Ash Super Bleaching Blonde + 1g Oway Hcolor 0.9 Green Booster

Highlights: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer

Toner: O&M CØR.color 8.81 Light Pearl Ash Blonde

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Snow Cone Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kai Fujimoto

Have you tried our new Oway Silver Steel Hair Bath? You can incorporate this non-toxic purple shampoo in your service like what Kai did!

Pre-lightened to Level 10: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer

Wash (10mins): Oway Silver Steel Hair Bath

Roots: 40g Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment + 80 drops Oway Hmelt Blue Charm + 40 drops Oway Hmelt Green Harmony

Mid-ends: 80g Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment + 10drops Oway Hmelt Blue Charm + 30drops Oway Hmelt Mysterious Purple

Processing Time: 20mins

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Silver Frosting Hair Color Formula

Hair by Anna Lundeberg

Take your blondes to the next level by going platinum. This modern hair trend won’t be gone anytime soon.

Lighten to Level 10: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener

Toner: Oway Hcolor 10.1 Ash Extra Light Blonde + Oway Hcolor 0.1 Ash Booster/Tone Corrector with 4.5vol (Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer + Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment)

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Hazelnut Torte Hair Color Formula

Hair by Kaehler Hope Reitz of The Change Organic Salon

Sunkissed hair never looked this good. The subtle gradation from the base to the ends was amazingly executed by Kaehler.

Balayage: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer & Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer

Toner at Bowl: 20g Oway Hcolor 90.11 Intense Ash Super Bleaching Blonde + 10g Oway Hcolor 10.1 Ash Extra Light Blonde + 3g 0.1 with Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer

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Chocolate Souffle Hair Color Formula

Hair by Melissa Paetzel

We love it when our #HolisticHairTribe use both our O&M and Oway lines. Melissa layered some highlights after coloring the hair with CØR.color.

Color: O&M CØR.color 4.66 Intense Dark Violet Brown

Highlights: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

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Berry Sorbet Hair Color Formula

Hair by Belinda Mills

A sorbet-inspired hair color for summer? This lady is ready to slay the season.

Pre-lightened with Foils: O&M Ammonia Free Keratin Powder Lightener + O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator

Toner: 30g O&M CØR.color Pale Pink Toner + 15g O&M CØR.color 0.00 Clear + 5g O&M CØR.color 0.55 Red Pure Color and O&M CØR.color 3.5 vol Activator

Processing Time: 10 mins

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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 59

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Summer is upon us. This week though, our #HolisticHairTribe community is celebrating the last days of Spring with this Spring Harvest-inspired hair colors.

Check out our favorites below!

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Cherry Chocolate Hair Color Formula

Hair by Treo Organic Salon

Coppery Rose Gold hair colors are making a comeback, and honestly – we’re here for it. Keep it multi-dimensional to make it more interesting using the formula below.

Highlights: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener

Color: 40g Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum + 5g Oway Hcolor 7.6 Red Blonde + a dab of Oway Hcolor 0.6 Red Booster + Oway Hcolor 0.7 Purple Booster with Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer

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Pickled Beet Hair Color Formula

Hair by Meredith Blake

Client’s hair looking a little lackluster? Add some spice to her hair this summer with this gorgeous Pickled Beet hair color from Meredith.

Balayage with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener

Toner: Oway Hcolor 6.77 Deep Purple Dark Blonde + Oway Hcolor 0.7 Purple Booster + a baby pinch of Oway Hcolor 0.6 Red Booster and baby pinch of Oway Hcolor 0.8 Blue Booster

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Vintage Rosette Hair Color Formula

Hair by Meredith Blake

This stunning Dusty Rose is just too pretty, we had to feature another work by Meredith this week! This trend is not going away yet so make sure to take note of the formula below!

Balayage with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener

Toner: Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum + Oway Hcolor 90.11 Intense Ash Super Bleaching Blonde (equal parts) + Oway Hcolor 6.62 Irisee Red Dark Blonde (an inch or two) + a baby pinch of Oway Hcolor 0.7 Purple Booster with Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer

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Country Rose Hair Color Formula

Hair by Victoria Taylor

Summer is the perfect time to dip into fresh, daring hair colors. How about trying out this beautiful Country Rose hair color?

Lifted to Level 9/10 with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener

Toner: Oway Hmelt Playful Rose + Oway Hmelt Mysterious Purple

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Cotton Pink Hair Color Formula

Hair by Elena Pisanelli

Not ready for the pink hair commitment? Mix our Oway Hmelt Mysterious Purple Mask and 11.17 and you get this pretty pastel pink!

Prelightened with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

Toner: Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum + Oway Hmelt Mask Mysterious Purple

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Blooming Daisy Hair Color Formula

Hair by Cecilia Gustafsson

Don’t like warmth in your blondes? Our Original & Mineral COR.color line is preferred by holistic hair stylists who love cool blondes.

Foils: O&M Ammonia Free Keratin Powder Lightener

Toner: O&M CØR.color 0.00 Clear + O&M CØR.color Platinum Toner + O&M CØR.color 0.66 Violet Pure Color + O&M CØR.color 12.1 Super Blond Ash

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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 58

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It’s Pink Power week it seems! Our #HolisticHairTribe had a lot of fun experimenting with different pink hair formulas this week and they all look absolutely gorgeous.

Check out our favorites below!

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Mai Tai Hair Color Formula

Hair by Sarah Gedda Finney

Fashion hair colors aren’t Sarah’s forte (or so she says) but this Mai Tai-inspired hair color she created with our ammonia-free lines Oway and O&M turned out incredibly beautiful!

Prelightened to Level 10: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 40 Volume Cream Developer

Roots: Oway Hcolor 9.0 Natural Very Light Blonde with Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer

Processed for 50mins

Toner (Roots): 9mL Oway Hcolor 6.66 Deep Red Dark Blonde + 10mL Oway Hcolor 9.0 Natural Very Light Blonde with Oway Hcatalyst 20 Volume Cream Developer with Oway Htone 9 Volume Cream Developer + a little Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment

Toner (Ends): O&M CØR.color Pale Pink Toner + O&M CØR.color 10 vol Activator

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Sun Splash Hair Color Formula

Hair by Sandra Svensson

These lowlights are what peach dreams are made of. Instead of the usual caramel lowlights, why not try this formula by Sandra?

Lowlights: O&M CØR.color 7.4 Copper Blonde + O&M CØR.color 9.5 Very Light Red Blonde + O&M CØR.color 6.45 Dark Copper Red Blonde with O&M CØR.color 10 vol Activator

Highlights: O&M Ammonia Free Keratin Powder Lightener + O&M CØR.color 30 vol Activator

Color: 1/2 O&M CØR.color Pale Pink Toner + 1/4 O&M CØR.color Apricot Toner + 1/4 O&M CØR.color 0.00 Clear with O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator on Towel-dried Hair

Process for 20mins

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Malibu Sunrise Hair Color Formula

Hair by Ashley Saccomanno

Don’t you just love how Hmilk instantly makes the hair super soft and smooth? Ashley had to lighten her brunette client to give her her dream Summer hair.

Blended Harsh Lines: Oway Hcolor 7.01 Ash Natural Blonde

Painted with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener

Toner: Oway Hcolor 11.17 Frosted Platinum

Pop of Color: Oway Hmelt Playful Rose Diluted with Oway Hmilk No Stress Conditioning Treatment

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Strawberry Daiquiri Hair Color Formula

Hair by Patrisha Spessa

Copper hair never looked this good. If your client is looking to completely change her look this summer, Patrisha’s formula is all you need!

Roots: 30g O&M CØR.color 7.4 Copper Blonde + 10g O&M CØR.color 8.43 Light Copper Gold Blonde + O&M CØR.color 20 vol Activator + 5g O&M CØR.color 0.43 Copper Pure Color

Ends: 20g O&M CØR.color 7.4 Copper Blonde + 10g O&M CØR.color 8.43 Light Copper Gold Blonde + O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator + 5g O&M CØR.color 0.43 Copper Pure Color

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Island Fantasy Hair Color Formula

Hair by Meredith Blake

When your client’s hair lifts beautifully, there’s no need to tone. It also helps that Meredith’s client has a gorgeous base color that complements well with the highlights.

Hand Painted with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer

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Peach Punch Hair Color Formula

Hair by Amber Lynne Ayala

We always say there’s room for both Oway and O&M in the salon, and this is proof! With these lines, you can easily create fashion hair colors without damaging the hair.

Prelightened Hair with Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener

Toner: O&M CØR.color Dusty Pink Toner + O&M CØR.color Pale Pink Toner

Rinsed and Added Oway Hmelt Playful Rose

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Trending Hair Colors This Week – Vol. 57

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With summer just a few weeks away, you’ll be getting countless “beach hair” requests. We’ve curated the most beautiful beach babe-approved hair colors (yes, not just blondes) this week and shared the formulas in today’s blog.

Check out our top picks below!

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Beachrock Hair Color Formula

Hair by Ashley Creal

How beach-perfect is this? Creature Studio has finally opened and this is just one of the many stunning hair colors we saw from them!

Prelightened: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 40 Volume Cream Developer

Roots Toner: Oway Hcolor 7.1 Ash Blonde + Oway Hcolor 6.0 Natural Dark Blonde

Mids Toner: Oway Hcolor 8.1 Ash Light Blonde

Ends: Oway Hcolor 10.1 Ash Extra Light Blonde

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Sandcastle Hair Color Formula

Hair by Heather Leigh Ford

Oway Hbleach is so gentle on the hair that you can clearly see how healthy the hair is after a lightening sesh. Case in point: This Sandcastle sombre by Heather.

Lifted Open Air: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer

Toner: O&M CØR.color Platinum Toner + O&M CØR.color 5 vol Activator

Roots: O&M CØR.color 7.0 Blonde

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Pink Sand Hair Color Formula

Hair by Amanda Kupari

With O&M CØR.color, you can easily achieve that cool summer pastels you’ve been dreaming of. Recreate this Pink Sand hair color with Amanda’s formula.

Pre-bleached

Roots: 20g O&M CØR.color Silver Toner + 10g O&M CØR.color Charcoal Toner + 10g O&M CØR.color 9.5 Very Light Red Blonde + 1g O&M CØR.color 0.55 Red Pure Color + O&M CØR.color 3.5 vol Activator (1:2)

Mids/Ends: 20g O&M CØR.color Pale Pink Toner + 20g O&M CØR.color 9.5 Very Light Red Blonde + 10g O&M CØR.color Lilac Toner + O&M CØR.color 3.5 vol Activator (1:2)

Processing Time: 25mins

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Coastal Dusk Hair Color Formula

Hair by Victoria Taylor

Redheads are great for summer, too! Make it more exciting by adding some of our Oway Hmelt Playful Rose for a rosy copper look.

Lifted to Level 9: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener + Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer

Roots: 25g Oway Hcolor 6.44 Deep Coppery Dark Blonde + 5g Oway Hcolor 5.5 Mahogany Light Brown

Ends Toner: Oway Hmelt Playful Rose

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Oyster Hair Color Formula

Hair by Ciara Mccloskey

Beach babe detected. This is only Ciara’s second time using Oway and we’re absolutely impressed. The placement of the highlights is just perfect.

Balayage: Oway Hbleach Butter Cream Lightener with Oway Hcatalyst 30 Volume Cream Developer

Toner: 9.31 + Oway Hcolor 90.2 Irisee Super Bleaching Blonde

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