Get The Look:

Carnival

This bright look, part of Abraham Sprinkle’s 2014 Soleil Trend Collection, takes its cue from the colors of the sunset. Hues of warm wood and sand meld with aurora red in a look that is never the same twice, as no two applications are alike.

Toolkit

Toolkit

  • Demi-Glaze
    Activator

  • KeraBrilliance 6.7/6K

  • KeraBrilliance 5.0/5N

  • KeraBrilliance 5.6/5R

  • KeraBrilliance 7.43/7CG

  • Metamorfix .44/CC

  • Metamorfix .33/GG

Carnival Technique

Starting level: 6 (with existing highlights, ombre, or balayage lifted to a level 8)

Color Therapy formulations:

Formula A (island wood):
15 mL/.5 fl. oz. KeraBrilliance 6.7/6K
5 mL/.25 fl. oz. KeraBrilliance 5.0/5N
20 mL/.67 fl. oz. Demi-Glaze Activator

Formula B (aurora red):
30 mL/1 fl. oz. KeraBrilliance 5.6/5R
1 ribbon inch Metamorfix™ .44/CC
30 mL/1 fl. oz. Demi-Glaze Activator

Formula C (titian sand):
30 mL/1 fl. oz. KeraBrilliance 7.43/7CG
.5 ribbon inch Metamorfix .33/GG
25 ribbon inch Metamorfix .44/CC
30 mL/1 fl. oz. Demi-Glaze Activator

  • Step 1

    Part a section at the nape by drawing a horizontal line from ear to ear. Apply Formula A to the new growth area only; process for 30 minutes. Shampoo and condition with Keratin Complex shampoo and conditioner, and then blow-dry.

  • Step 2 steps

    Section the top area into uneven diamond shapes (2 and 3). Alternate each section with Formula B and Formula C. Process for 30 minutes.

  • Step 3

    When ready to rinse, emulsify all color together for one to two minutes to fuse the color throughout the head.

  • Step 4

    Cleanse and condition with Keratin Complex® shampoo and conditioner.

  • Tip

    Add a Vitalshot™ to formulas to strengthen and rebuild the bonds of the hair.

Style Support

Style
Support

  • Apply Sweet Definition Texturizing Sugar Mist and Glowtion Potion Styling Oil throughout the hair.

  • Blow-dry with the HydraDry Dual Ion + Ceramic Professional Smoothing Dryer. Use the diffuser attachment and scrunch hair upward as you style.

  • Finish with Bold Hold Maximum Finishing Hairspray.

Aftercare

Aftercare

  • Keratin Color Care
    Shampoo &
    Conditioner

  • KeraWhip®
    Hydrating Cream
    Conditioner