Ingredients: Multi-Tonal Gel Creme Color Base: Aqua/Water, Deceth-3, Laureth-12, Oleth-30, Deceth-5, Trideceth-2 Carboxamide Mea, Ammonium Hydroxide, Glycerin, Oleic Acid, Hexadimethrine Chloride, Oleyl Alcohol, Polyquaternium-6, Parfum/Fragrance, Ethanolamine, Ammonium Thiolactate ,Limonene, P-Phenylenediamine, Resorcinol, Ascorbic Acid, EDTA, Polyquaternium-24, Linalool, Hydroxypropyl Bis (N-Hydroxyethyl-O-Phenylenediamine) Hcl, M-Aminophenol, Geraniol, 2,4-Diamino-Phenoxyethanol Hcl, Citronellol, F.I.L #D4911/2 U.S Patents: 5,114,429; 6,312,677; 6,673,124.Patent Pending. Micro-Fine Illuminating Powder: Potassium Persulfate, Sodium Silicate, Sodium Persulfate, Acrylates/C 10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Urea, Kaolin, Magnesium Stearate, Ammonium Chloride, Diethylhexyl Sodium Sulfosuccinate, Vp/Va Copolymer, Polydecene, Sodium Metasilicate, Magnesium Hydroxide, EDTA, Cyamopsis Tetragonoloba/Guar Gum, Sodium Carboxymethyl Starch, Magnesium Peroxide, Sodium Benzoate, Ci 77007/Ultramarines, Ci77891/Titanium Dioxide F.I.L #D6882/2 Patent Pending. Multi-Tonal/Illuminating Creme Developer: Aqua/Water, Hydrogen Peroxide, Cetearyl Alcohol, Trideceth-2 Carboxamide Mea, Ceteareth-30, Glycerin, Pentasodium Pentetate, Sodium Stannate, Tetrasodium Pyrophosphate F.I.L #D141/5. Multi-Moisture Creme Conditioner: Aqua/Water, Cetearyl, Glycerin, Behentrimonium Chloride, Candelilla Cera/Candelilla Wax, Amodimethicone, Cetyl Esters, Isopropyl Alcohol, Trideceth-12, Chlorhexidine Dihydrochloride, Methylparaben, Cetrimonium Chloride, Prunus Armeniaca/Apricot Kernel Oil, Parfum/Fragrance F.I.L# C22122/1.
It's essential to perform a skin allergy test 48 hours before you color your hair. This is the rule even if you've previously used a hair color product. Allergies can develop suddenly, even though you've been coloring your hair for some time. Skin allergy test instructions are included in the instructional guide inside your box of hair color. Before you color: Do a skin allergy test by cleansing a quarter sized area of skin in the bend of your elbow. Using a plastic utensil, mix a small amount of the formula and apply a small portion of it to your skin. Do not wash test area for 48 hours to see if reaction occurs. If there is any irritation call a doctor before coloring your hair. Do a strand test by applying color to a small section of hair before covering your whole head. This will give you an idea of how long to keep the color mixture on in order to achieve your desired results and gives you a nice preview of what your hair will look like. Mix Step 1: Put on gloves and remove cap from Multi-Tonal creme developer (bottle 1A). Step 2: Pierce opening of gel creme color base (Tube 1B) and squeeze entire contents of tube into bottle 1A. Step 3: Replace flat cap on developer bottle (1A). Shake well until contents are thoroughly mixed. Remove flat cap immediately. Step 4: Twist off the tip of applicator cap and place on developer bottle (1A). all-over color application. Choose all-over color application if: It is your first time with Couleur Experte. You want to change your hair color. You haven't colored in 3 months or longer. Apply Step 1: Apply all-over color (bottle 1A) on dry, unwashed hair. Step 2: Saturate your hair and pile hair loosely on top of your head. Time: Leave on for 25 minutes. For resistant grays, leave on for 35 minutes. Rinse Step 1: When time is up, add a bit of warm water and work into a lather. Step 2: Rinse until water runs clear. If color gets in eyes, quickly rinse with cool water. Towel dry. Step 3: Toss out any unused color. Step 4: Saturate your hair with your regular conditioner. Leave on for 2 minutes and rinse. Dry your hair into your usual style. Touch up application choose a touch up application if: You color every 4 to 6 weeks with the same shade. Apply use applicator tip to part hair and reach roots. Apply a portion of color to new growth at the roots until roots are completely saturated. Time: Leave on new growth area for 20 minutes. If you have resistant grays, wait an additional 10 minutes to 30 minutes total at the roots. Work remaining color through the lengths and ends of hair and wait 5 more minutes. Rinse Then, follow directions for All-Over Color Application.
Usage advisory-safety warning important: Hair color can cause an allergic reaction which, in certain rare cases, can be severe. Therefore, you must follow these precautions: Do not use if: You have already had a reaction to a hair color product. You have a sensitive, itchy or damaged scalp. If you have a tattoo, the risk of allergic reactions may be increased. Perform a skin allergy test 48 hours before each use of this product (see insert). Remember to buy your product 2 days ahead of time. Avoid contact of this product with eyes and skin. If product gets into eyes, rinse immediately. Wear gloves provided in kit. Thoroughly rinse hair after application. Do not use over compound henna or progressive color. Keep product out of the reach of children. Do not apply on children. Caution: This product contains Ingredients which may cause skin irritation on certain individuals and a preliminary test according to accompanying directions should first be made. This product must not be used for dyeing the eyelashes or eyebrows; to do so may cause blindness. This product contains persulfates and other Ingredients which may cause serious irritant, respiratory and/or allergic reactions. Prepare and use only in a well-ventilated area. Enclosed insert contains important health and safety information. Read accompanying directions completely prior to use.