What do the numbers mean on hair color?

What do the numbers mean on hair color?

What do the numbers mean on hair color? All hair colors are numbered on a level system between 1 and 10; as the number gets higher, the color gets lighter. For example, level 1 is black, level 5 is medium brown, and level 10 is lightest blonde. All other levels represent the shades that fall in between those colors.

What are the 4 classifications of hair color?

The four most common classifications are permanent, demi-permanent (sometimes called deposit only), semi-permanent, and temporary.

Is a 4 or 5 darker in hair color?

Level 1 haircolor is black, level 2 haircolor is the second darkest black, 3 is brown/black, level 4 haircolor is dark brown, level 5 haircolor is light brown, level 6 haircolor is dark blond, level 7 haircolor is dark blond, level 8 haircolor is medium blond, 9 is light blond and 10 is white/platinum.

How is the Colour chart used?

The International Colour Chart (ICC) is a numerical system used worldwide to classify hair colour. It means that each hair colour has a definition recognised around the globe. Consequently, the number can be printed on hair colour charts and tubes or boxes of hair dyes.

Why is the color wheel important?

The reason the color wheel is an important tool for artists is because it displays the relationships between the colors. In general, the way the colors contrast with each other can be defined as either analogous or complementary. Complementary colors, on the other hand, are across from each other on the wheel.

What are the 3 classification of hair coloring?

Hair color can be broken down into four main types: temporary, semi-permanent, bleach and permanent.

What are the three main types of hair color?

There are 3 types of hair color: temporary, such as Root Touch Up, semi-permanent, like our Color Reviving Gloss, and permanent, which would be our Radiant Cream Color. To understand how hair color works, it’s necessary to first understand both the basics of natural hair color and artificial color.

What does 7N mean in hair color?

6n, the higher you go the lighter the shade. 6n is med brown, 7n is dirty blonde. I do half and half and I have light brown hair, I use 20% peroxide.

What color is a 7N?

7N Mullein Blonde is a dark blonde. The N (Natural) Series provides the most complete grey coverage in a range of colors including blacks, browns and blondes and are considered warm colors.