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List the Secondary Colors:
- 1- Orange
- 2- Green
- 3- Violet
List the Tertiary Colors:
- 1- Yellow-Green
- 2- Yellow-Orange
- 3- Red-Orange
- 4- Red-Violet
- 5- Blue-Green
- 6- Blue-Violet
Define Warm Colors (Tones):
Generally fall into the yellow, orange, & red half of the color wheel (like a sunset.)
Define Cool Colors (Tones):
Generally fall into the blue, greens, & violet half of the color wheel (like a mountain lake.)
What is a complementary color?
colors found opposite one another on the color wheel.
What happens in hair coloring is you mix complementary colors?
They neutralize/cancel eachother out to neutralize unwanted tones.
Every color has a degree of lightness or darkness, which is often described as _(a)_.
What is intensity of a color?
A term used to describe & identify a hair color, refers to the brightness/vividness of a color/strength of a tone.
What occurs when the melanocyte cells slow down in their production of melanin?
Each hair strand gradually loses its color, resulting in grey/white hair.
Whay is it important to determine the percentage of grey your client has prior to a color?
You may need to use different color formulas to accomidate the different percentages of grey.
List the General Categories of hair color products.
- 1- Nonoxidative Colors
- 2- Oxidative Colors
- 3- Lighteners
- 4- Developers
- 5- Vegetable, Metallic, & Compound Dyes
List the longevity of the color:
- a) Temporary: From wash to wash
- b) Semi-Permanent: Lasts through several shampoo's
- c) Demi-Permanent: 4-6 weeks
- d) Permanent: They remain in the hair untile it is removed chemically, grows out, or is cut off.
Are light pastel colors used to tine pre-lightened hair (used to neutralize unwanted pigment lieft in the hair after pre-lightening)
Define a Filler:
They provide an even base color by filling in porous, damaged, or abused areas with minerals such as protien or ploymers.
List the 10 stages of Decolorizing/Lightening:
- 1- Black
- 2- Dark Red-Brown
- 3- Red-Brown
- 4- Red
- 5- Red-Orange
- 6- Orange
- 7- Yellow-Orange (Gold)
- 8- Yellow
- 9- Pale Yellow
- 10- Palest Yellow
List the 2 types of Ligheners available:
- 1- On-The-Scalp
- 2- Off-The-Scalp
What is Deleoper?
Oxidizing agents used with Demi-Permanent & Permanent colors, Ligheners, & Toners (most commonly H2O2)
List 2 other names the refer to Developers:
_(a)_ _(a)_ is the most commonly used developer (oxidizing agent) in hair coloring products. Its pH is between _(b)_ & _(b)_. It needs to be mixed with _(c)_ or other alkaline compouds to become active.
- a) Hydrogen Poroxide (H2O2)
- b) 2.5-4.5
- c) Ammonia
What is a predisposition test & when should it be done?
(Skin Patch Test) A test to determine if client is sensitive/allergic to certain chemicals in color products.
Some Malpractice Policies require you to have your client sign a...
Client Release Statement (Form)