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Local Inspiration by Melanie Backlund from Shag High Voltage Hair

What a change! An incredible transformation done by Melanie Backlund from Shag High Voltage Hair in Port Elizabeth.

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My guest came in with the perfect canvas! She had completely natural colour, and was super ready for a massive change but still preferred the idea of a low maintenance look.

The method:

A combination of teasylights and chunky woven and backcombed slices. I kept these fairly scattered to ensure a good amount of natural depth was maintained.

The formula:

Lightener - I used Schwarzkopf BlondMe and 7 vol

Glaze - I used Schwarzkopf Vibrance 9,5-1 + 9,5-5 (2:1 ratio) and 6 volume gel

Stylist: Melanie Backlund

Salon: Shag High Voltage Hair, Port Elizabeth

Products: Schwarzkopf Professional

Follow Melanie on Instagram @hairbymelx

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