How to apply temporary colour

With Sophie Dale
Duration8 minutes
Skill levelFoundation


Understand how to apply two types of temporary colouring in this foundation MHD colouring step-by-step with Sophie Dale. You will explore how temporary colour molecules deposits on the hair shaft and the length of wear. Temporary colours wash out after shampooing and are great for a special occasion such as a fashion show, photo shoot or a fancy dress party.

Members can also enhance their learning by downloading our Temporary Colour Application step by step guide and head sheet diagram.

Technical skills

  • Comb
  • Complimentary colours
  • Neutralise
  • Personal protective clothing
  • Section clips
  • Temporary colour mousse
  • Temporary colour spray


Contributor: Sophie Dale
Model: Malin Nilsson
Make-Up Artist: Melissa Bourne
Photographer: Andrew Gilbert

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