How-To: Iridescent Opal

An opal’s shifting display of iridescent color was the inspiration behind the Organized Chaos technique developed by Leslie Cook at Tangles Salon in Wichita Falls, KS. “I discovered that iridescence is created by light waves that interfere with one another,” says Cook, who devised a formula that creates the appearance of iridescence with constructive placements of light, dark, bright and pastel colors.

 

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Background Foundation Goldwell Topchic
Retouch 20vol 40ml 5BG 20ml 4 MG 20ml
Mids/Ends (on previously lightened hair) 20vol 30ml 8G 30ml
Opal Effect (on level 10 blonde) Goldwell Elumen
Turquoise SB@10 + Clear + Tq@all; Deep Blue NA@8 + Bl@all + NA@a2; Pink AB@9+ Pk@all; Soft Mint SB@10 + NA@8 +Gn@all

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