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Silver is no longer second place- it’s number one right now for hair colour trends. Why are young women and men jumping on the silver hair train? Because it’s cool! (Pardon the pun). Silver hair colours blend cool ash tones with hints of smoky blue and violet, and the result is a totally customized silver for your hair. The best part- it fades to a beautiful platinum blonde. What’s not to love? A trendy tone, long lasting toner, a beautiful fade out.
If you want to try it on, you’ll have to lighten your hair first. Try an ombre fade or hand-painted highlights for something softer, or all-over base lightening for you daring individuals. Got a few natural silver “highlights”? Then you’ll love how easy it is to wear this colour! Our students are custom blending Wella tones to achieve these beautiful silver colours in our salon right now.
So come down to our salon in Gastown (the oldest part of Vancouver), give your clutch purse and pearls back to your mother’s mother and try on the new “granny grey”.
Blog contributor: Elissa Wolfe, JCI HAD Instructor
Hair Stylists and Colour Technicians are sought out in some of the most exciting and fast-paced industries in the world including film, fashion, TV and photography. The Hair Art Design Program at JCI is the only accredited hair school in BC approved for a 520-hour curriculum. The program is 20 hours per week and offers the option of morning, afternoon, evening or weekend classes so that students can work at their current jobs while retraining for a new career. Our faculty is comprised of top working professionals and guest instructors whose focus is on the future of hair. This is a modern program providing a strong foundation of cutting and colouring techniques.