About this technique


This design pattern is our most trending and loved by all. Stream the best HAIR EDUCATION here. The results of this pattern are strong ribbon like colour though the lengths of the hair and soft natural colouration at the root areas. This is a great pattern to use when you want to create light and shadows bouncing through the hair. Best results when incorporated with freehand. Perfect for creating face-framing colour that blends out to the rest of the hair and best on layered longer hair lengths.
  • The only technique to use for face framing colour.

  • Trending Ribbon like colour though the lengths and ends of hair.

  • Perfect to freehand between for shadows and lights.

Course curriculum

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This technique will give you maximum colour results with a lived-in finish.


Course Director

Monique McMahon

With over 20 years of industry experience, certified Master Colourist and QUE founder Monique McMahon has trained extensively in London (Vidal Sassoon), Paris (Jacques Dessanges, Christophe Robin) and LA (Tracey Cunningham) to hone her craft. • Owner + Director, QUE Colour - Sydney Australia • Educator/ Director, Q Academy • Wella Professional Educator • AHIA Finalist, 'Independent educator of the Year' and "All-round Master Colourist' Monique is recognised globally for her natural flair and implicit instinct for colour, innovation and technique. A committed, calm and passionate educator, she delivers education of the highest standard. Monique travels regularly to Paris and New York to develop new techniques, colour direction and trends to bring back to Q Academy and QUE Colour to stay at the forefront of creative and technical excellence.