Redken Shades EQ Blonde Formulas

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Get inspired to create your most beautiful blondes yet with Redken Shades EQ Blonde Formulas from Redken Colorists, Artists, and Ambassadors. No color service is complete without Shades EQ! Providing ultimate conditioning and shine, this acidic, demi-permanent hair color guarantees the perfect finishing touch and flawlessly toned results with every guest. Redken Shades EQ has over 100 shade formulations to gloss, tone, refresh, correct and add dimension.

Nothing is more on trend than a perfectly toned vanilla, golden, honey wheat, and bright blonde. Find beautiful blonde color formulas to inspire you to try something new…

We’ve collected some amazing Redken Shades EQ blonde formulas from the industry’s top Canadian influencers!  These award-winning artists are followed by thousands of beauty professionals. Their work is recognized by industry feeds such as BTC – Behind the Chair, Behind the Chair One Shot Awards, and Salon Magazine’s Contessa Awards.

FAVORITE BRIGHT BLONDE

Tasha created the perfect toning overlay for those who want bright blonde, that is not to warm or too cool, using Shades EQ with a global application – roots to ends.

Tasha Parker – Behind the Chair Oneshot Finalist & Redken Educator from Fredericton, New Brunswick

Follow Tasha For More SEQ Inspo: @tashaparkerhair

BABYLIGHT DIMENSIONAL BLONDE

Kim softened the root with babylights using Flash Lift and added some natural brown lowlights using Shades EQ, then a global application of a pearl violet Shades EQ mix.

Kim Rocheleau – Redken Certified Colorist at Les Artistes Coiffeurs in Sherbrooke, Quebec

Follow Kim For More SEQ Inspo: @kim_artistes_coiffeurs

PASTEL BLONDE MELT

Kim inspired by a pastel hot tip from @catherineallard.pro pre-lightened this guest to receive a red and pastel Shades EQ mix at the root, and a cool blonde Shades EQ overlay on the mid-shaft and ends.

Kim Rocheleau – Redken Certified Colorist at Les Artistes Coiffeurs in Sherbrooke, Quebec

Follow Kim For More SEQ Inspo: @kim_artistes_coiffeurs

ANGELIC BLONDE

Orla created this dreamy dimensional blonde with a half head of babylights, balayage, and a root smudge, then toned the lighter areas with a Shades EQ mixture of platinum and iridescent gold. 

Orla Farrell – Regional Winner of Redken Icon Awards and Master Stylist at Eau Salon in Regina, Saskatchewan

Follow Orla For More SEQ Inspo: @orlafarrell_eausalon

HONEY WHEAT BLONDE

Robert pre-lightened with Flash Lift Power 9 to create even lift in a full head of foils, then did a toning overlay with a mixture of gold and papaya Shades EQ, roots to ends.

Robert Rideout – Redken Educator/Artist from Hair Connections Amshara, St. John’s Newfoundland

Follow Robert For More SEQ Inspo: @robertdeanhair

SATIN VANILLA BLONDE

Chris broke up a previous solid blonde with a mix of highlights + lowlights. Keeping the blonde focused to the ends and face-framing, using a warm golden brown Shades EQ mix for the lowlights, and a very light gold and papaya overlay on the highlights.

Chris Weber – Redken Ambassador and Co Founder of Vanilla Loft in North Vancouver
Follow Chris For More SEQ Inspo: @chrisweberhair

GREY BLENDING BLONDE

Chris added a costume highlight foiling technique focused on the face to give more pop and enhance the natural salt + pepper using Redken Blonde Icing. Then a mixture of pearl, violet, and light platinum Redken Shades EQ toning overlay, applied roots to ends, after the pre-lightening technique.

Chris Weber – Redken Ambassador and Co Founder of Vanilla Loft in North Vancouver

Follow Chris For More SEQ Inspo: @chrisweberhair

GOLDEN BLONDE

Max created this golden blonde on a very dark base using Redken Flash Lift in a full head of highlight foils, followed with a gold Redken Shades EQ toning overlay roots to ends. 

Max Gourgues – Redken Ambassador/Educator and Owner of Max Gourgues Salon in Montreal, Quebec

Follow Max For More SEQ Inspo: @maxgourgues

VANILLA ICE BLONDE

Max designed this gorgeous vanilla ice blonde with a full head of highlights (no shadow) using Redken Flash Lift followed with a light golden Shades EQ toning overlay, roots to ends. 

Max Gourgues – Redken Ambassador/Educator and Owner of Max Gourgues Salon in Montreal, Quebec

Follow Max For More SEQ Inspo: @maxgourgues

HONEY BRONDE BUTTER

Max illuminated these gorgeous locks with a honey inspired face-framing highlighting technique, and a full head of lowlights to create contrast and dimension, using Flash Lift and a Redken Shades EQ mixture of natural brown, copper, and warm gold. A slightly darker root shadow finishes the look.

Max Gourgues – Redken Ambassador/Educator and Owner of Max Gourgues Salon in Montreal, Quebec

Follow Max For More SEQ Inspo: @maxgourgues

HONEY GOLDEN BLONDE

Chris transformed this previous high maintenance super blonde to a lower maintenance ombre with a Shades EQ golden brown root shadow and highlights, followed with a Shades EQ mix of violet gold and papaya toning overlay to enhance the blonde.

Chris Weber – Redken Ambassador and Co Founder of Vanilla Loft in North Vancouver

Follow Chris For More SEQ Inspo: @chrisweberhair

BEAUTIFUL BLONDE

Krista created this beautiful blonde with a full head of baby lights then rooted it out at the sink with a natural violet Shades EQ mix, followed by a global violet gold Shades EQ application – roots to ends.

Krista Blachford – Master Stylist/Masters of Balayage Certified Colorist at Atomic Hair Studio, Ladner BC
Follow Krista For More SEQ Inspo: @hairbykrista_

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