Top Tips For Coloring Textured Hair

Published by: Redken Team
Aug 02, 2021

Choosing the right tones for your color formulation is one of the most essential components to achieving beautiful color results.  But formulating can become tricky when working with different undertones and texture types that reflect color differently.

Redken x Mizani Ambassador Rachel Redd (@rachel_redd) is an expert on formulating a rainbow of beautiful, glossy tones for her clients of all texture types. In Rachel’s words, it’s all about using the right products from Redken and Mizani to support healthy color, care and styling while complementing your client’s natural tones and texture rather than trying to fight against them.

 

Scroll down to see some of Rachel’s favorite color formulas using Redken Shades EQ Gloss and Color Gels Lacquers, and watch the video for Rachel’s top tips to approaching color formulation and maintenance on higher texture types.

support  1 redken texture

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Zone 1:

  • 1 oz. Redken Color Gels Lacquers 6NA
  • 1 oz. Redken Color Gels Lacquers 6N
  • 2 oz. 20v Pro Oxide Cream Developer

Lightened with:

  • 2 oz. Redken Flash Lift Bonder Inside
  • 2 oz. 20v Pro Oxide Cream Developer

Toned with:

  • 1 oz. Redken Shades EQ Gloss 010VG 1 oz. Redken Shades EQ Gloss 10VV
  • 2 oz. Shades EQ Gloss to Gel Processing Solution

support 2 redken texture

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Zone 1:

  • 1 oz. Redken Color Gels Lacquers 6NA
  • 1 oz. Redken Color Gels Lacquers 8NA
  • 1 oz. Redken Color Gels Lacquers 6N
  • 3 oz. 20v Pro Oxide Cream Developer

Lightened with:

  • 2 oz. Redken Flash Lift Bonder Inside
  • 2 oz. 20v Pro Oxide Cream Developer

Toned with:

  • 2 oz. Redken Shades EQ Gloss 010GI
  • 2 oz. Shades EQ Gloss to Gel Processing Solution

support 3 textured hair

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Zone 1:

  • 1 oz. Redken Color Gels Lacquers 6VRo
  • 1 oz. Redken Color Gels Lacquers 8Vro
  • 2 oz. 20v Pro Oxide Cream Developer

Lightened with:

  • 2 oz. Redken Blonde Idol Beige High Lift Color
  • 4 oz. 30v Pro Oxide Cream Developer

Toned with:

  • 1 oz. Redken Shades EQ Gloss 08VRo
  • 1 oz. Redken Shades EQ Gloss 09Vro
  • 2 oz. Shades EQ Gloss to Gel Processing Solution

support 4 redken texture

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Zone 1:

  • 2 oz. Redken Color Gels Lacquers 6RO
  • 2 oz. 30v Pro Oxide Cream Developer

Lightened with:

  • 2 oz. Redken Flash Lift Bonder Inside
  • 2 oz. 20v Pro Oxide Cream Developer

Toned with:

  • 1 oz. Redken Shades EQ Orange Kicker
  • 1 oz. Redken Shades EQ Yellow Kicker
  • 2 oz. Shades EQ Gloss to Gel Processing Solution

support 5 redken texture

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Zone 1 Gray Coverage:

  • 2 oz. Redken Color Gels Lacquers 4ABn
  • 2 oz. 20v Pro Oxide Cream Developer
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