Backwash Grey Toner
With Christiano Lanza, Dave, Melissa Bourne and Andrew Gilbert
Duration17 minutes
Skill levelIntermediate


Christiano Lanza’s tutorial demonstrates a men’s grey tone at the backwash using a quick application technique and a clear explanation of colour choice and suitability. The resulting topical metallic grey tones perfectly enhance the classic lines and curves of the haircut by Tim Hartley.

Technical skills

  • Block Colour
  • Elasticity Test
  • Full Head Virgin Application
  • Incompatibility Test
  • Neutralising Colour Tone
  • Permanent Colour
  • Porosity Test
  • Skin Test


Contributor: Christiano Lanza
Model: Dave
Make-Up Artist: Melissa Bourne
Photographer: Andrew Gilbert

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