By Nicola Chamberlain, Wholesale Education Manager L’Oréal Professionnel Paris

Thinking of adding depth to your hair colour? Feeling too blonde?

Add some much-needed dimension and control colour maintenance during the spring months.

Introducing French Balayage Shadow. A professional 2 step technique creating a shadow, seamlessly blending and perfectly neutralised.

[Learn the technique]

[Pro Squad Look]

Here’s what our very own pro-squad member Rachel Valentine has created.

We absolutely love this this French Balayage Shadow Look

Find out more about Rachel here…


[Learn the products]

[Perfect Dia Light shades for French Balayage Shadow]

[Perfect post/pre-colour treatment]

[Wrap up]

What a great way to refresh your look and give your hair colour depth and dimension. Shadowing is often seen with balayage highlights (like blonde, highlighted hair with dark roots), but it can be done with any hair colour. Whatever your preference.

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