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Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss - 01B - Onyx 

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  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 01B - Onyx

    Color : 01B - Onyx / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 03A - Terra Cotta

    Color : 03A - Terra Cotta / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 03G - Cinnamon

    Color : 03G - Cinnamon / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 03Nb - Mocha Java

    Color : 03Nb - Mocha Java / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 03N - Espresso

    Color : 03N - Espresso / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 03Rb - Mahogany

    Color : 03Rb - Mahogany / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 03R - Roxy Red

    Color : 03R - Roxy Red / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 03Rv - Merlot

    Color : 03Rv - Merlot / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 03V - Orchid

    Color : 03V - Orchid / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 04Nb - Maple

    Color : 04Nb - Maple / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 04Wg - Sun Tea

    Color : 04Wg - Sun Tea / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 05CB - Brownstone

    Color : 05CB - Brownstone / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 05C - Chili

    Color : 05C - Chili / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 05G - Caramel

    Color : 05G - Caramel / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 05N - Walnut

    Color : 05N - Walnut / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 05Rv - Sangria

    Color : 05Rv - Sangria / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06Aa - Bonfire

    Color : 06Aa - Bonfire / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06CB - Amber Glaze

    Color : 06CB - Amber Glaze / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06GB - Toffee

    Color : 06GB - Toffee / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06Gn - Moss

    Color : 06Gn - Moss / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06GG Midas Touch

    Color : 06GG Midas Touch / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06G - St Tropez

    Color : 06G - St Tropez / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06Nb - Brandy

    Color : 06Nb - Brandy / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06N - Moroccan Sand

    Color : 06N - Moroccan Sand / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06Rb - Cherry Cola

    Color : 06Rb - Cherry Cola / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06R - Rocket Fire

    Color : 06R - Rocket Fire / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06T - Iron

    Color : 06T - Iron / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06Wg - Mango

    Color : 06Wg - Mango / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 07CB - Spicestone

    Color : 07CB - Spicestone / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 07C - Curry

    Color : 07C - Curry / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 07GB - Butterscotch

    Color : 07GB - Butterscotch / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 07G - Saffron

    Color : 07G - Saffron / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 07MV - Birch

    Color : 07MV - Birch / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 07Nb - Chestnut

    Color : 07Nb - Chestnut / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss - 07V - Crush Amethyst

    Color : 07V - Crush Amethyst / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss - 08CG - Golden Topaz

    Color : 08CG - Golden Topaz / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss - 08GI - ST. Barths

    Color : 08GI - ST. Barths / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 08C - Cayenne

    Color : 08C - Cayenne / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 08Gn - Ivy

    Color : 08Gn - Ivy / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 08MV - Cedar

    Color : 08MV - Cedar / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 08N - Mojave

    Color : 08N - Mojave / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 08V - Iridescent Quartz

    Color : 08V - Iridescent Quartz / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 08Wg - Golden Apricot

    Color : 08Wg - Golden Apricot / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 09Aa - Papaya

    Color : 09Aa - Papaya / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 09B - Sterling

    Color : 09B - Sterling / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 09GB - Butter Cream

    Color : 09GB - Butter Cream / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 09G - Vanilla Creme

    Color : 09G - Vanilla Creme / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 09Nb - Irish Creme

    Color : 09Nb - Irish Creme / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 09N - Cafe Au Lait

    Color : 09N - Cafe Au Lait / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 09Rb - Blush

    Color : 09Rb - Blush / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 09T - Chrome

    Color : 09T - Chrome / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 09V - Platinum Ice

    Color : 09V - Platinum Ice / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - Orange Kicker

    Color : Orange Kicker / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - Red Kicker

    Color : Red Kicker / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - Violet Kicker

    Color : Violet Kicker / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - Yellow Kicker

    Color : Yellow Kicker / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 05V Grape Sorbet

    Color : 05V Grape Sorbet / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06 CG - Sandstone

    Color : 06 CG - Sandstone / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 06GI - Tenerife

    Color : 06GI - Tenerife / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss -

    Color : 08GG - Gold Dip / $11.99

  • Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss  - 03B - Graphite

    Color : 03B - Graphite / $11.99

What it is:
#1 Ammonia-Free, long-lasting, acidic, liquid demi-permanent haircolor. Redken Shades EQ Demi-Permanent Equalizing Haircolor Conditioning Gloss is long-lasting, no-lift, non-ammonia, demi-permanent haircolor in America. It is an easy to use system that delivers beautiful color with unsurpassed condition and shine. Shades EQ can be used in many ways including to enhance, change or increase the color intensity of natural haircolor.

What it does:
Gentle, no-lift formula guarantees healthy, shiny, amazing haircolor. Wheat amino acids lock in moisture for incredible conditioning while silicone improves shine.

What else you need to know:
Contains wheat amino acids for healthy, shiny color with incredible conditioning.


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KEY INGREDIENTS Acidic pH = Ensures gentle processing for outstanding condition and shine Long-Lasting Colorants = Creates vibrant haircolor that fades on tone No-Ammonia, No-Lift Formula = Won't lighten hair's natural pigment; minimizes swelling and cuticle damage Wheat Amino Acids = Help lock in moisture and protect condition of hair Silicone = Improves shine and wet combatability
SHADES EQ Color Gloss is mixed in a 1:1 ratio of Shades EQ Color Gloss to Processing Solution. Always mix in equal parts and use immediately. Standard timing is 20 minutes at room temperature. For more vibrant results, process 15 minutes with plastic cap under a pre-heated warm dryer. Remove cap and cool for 5 minutes.

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Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss
4.5 Stars based on 140 Review(s)
Yes & No
June 15, 2015
Shades are deceiving Carmel is Medium Brown with slight golden highlights. I think next time maybe I will use more developer and less color to try and get back to my lighter color gently.
Pros:
Easy to use, love the way my hair looks and feels after. Price is great.
Cons:
Shades are darker than they look on the color chart.

Cindy
Buellton, CA
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Love it!
June 13, 2015
I mix a little GB with the NB and it turned out great!

NB
Inland Empire
4.5 Stars


Love it!
June 13, 2015
This gloss is easy to work with and I loved the results!

NB
Inland Empire
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


great color
May 26, 2015
I have used Redken shades EQ gloss for a while now and I mix colors for perfect results. This 6T is great for removing brassiness or unwanted warmth. I use only a small amount (1/4 or 1/8 parts) of it mixed with other colors.
Pros:
So easy to use. Great results all the time.

christine
boston
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Excellent For Toning Orange Tinged/Bleached Hair
April 22, 2015
This is a great cooling blue toner if your hair is too brassy after bleaching. Smells nice, gentle on hair and eliminated orange tones. Love it!
Pros:
Removed brassiness. Cancels out orange tones.
Cons:
Be careful not to leave it on too long. Your hair will be a silver blue. Easy fix for me. I washed my hair twice with a clarifying shampoo and now I am a beautiful ash blonde color...exactly what I wanted.

kristin
Sparks, NV
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Absolutely gorgeous shade!
April 1, 2015
This coppery bronze shade really adds some oomph to my mousy brunette strands. And all Redken Shades glosses leave my hair in better condition than before I colored it.

Christina
Hindman, KY
4.5 Stars


This is the best color!
March 19, 2015
The shade is beautiful. I always get asked what color I use. It's vibrant but very believable. A rich coppery shade.

Jana
Grapevine, TX
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Great color and zero damage!
March 6, 2015
I have been searching for a "silver" to give some pizazz to a couple of grey streaks in my hair and Shades EQ 9T Chrome is by far the best. I have also gone ahead and bought the Crystal Clear (next order) to lighten in up just a bit, yet I can honestly say that this color not only sparks the grey with silvery metallic lights, it leaves my hair in great condition with no dry ends. This is a demi color, so I'm anticipating refreshing every 4-6 weeks. I would definitely recommend to a friend.
Pros:
Easy to mix and apply. A reasonable processing time, which I hope to continue to learn more about as I experiment with heat during processing. The color can be mixed with other colors in the collection, so more opportunities to experiment.
Cons:
Can't think of any!

Amy Sletteland
Richmond, CA
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Best blonde toner!
February 20, 2015
This shade is my HG blonde toner for when I lighten my hair. It is a neutral shade, looks very natural and has terrific shine. I use it by itself in the fall and winter, and I use 2 parts of this to 1 part of the clear gloss in the spring and summer for a lighter shade. Love it!

Bonnie
Brooklyn, NY
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Awesome!!!
December 28, 2014
This is such a versatile product. The color intensity can be customized beautifully, intensity controlled by adding the crystal clear. My latest formula a beachy blonde over highlights with 9N + 9NB. Keep in mind if you don't formulate with clear it will be a deeper color. Hair feels thicker, super shiny and soft! I no longer go to the salon. Redken is the best! Thank you sleekhair!
Pros:
Integrity of the hair afterwards, soft, shiny, feels thicker.
Cons:
None.....Out of the Crystal Clear Gloss.....still waiting.

Nancy
PLANO, TX
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


The most horrible thing I have ever come across!
December 18, 2014
To Whom It May Concern, I would like to start off by saying that about 4 weeks ago, I went to a salon and paid 170$ to get a gorgeous, red dye job. I loved it, but knew that red fades quickly, and so acknowledged that I would have to tone and shine and seal it between dyeing. About 2 weeks later, I touched it up for the first time, as I noticed some areas were fading. I had a professional use Redken to tone the red back in, and ended up with a horrible color that I could only describe as "shit brown". I was very upset, and after waiting a day I dyed it using a cheap hair dye from Sally's, which brought it back to my beautiful red. A week or so later, I decided to give Redken another chance, deciding that it must have been a poor choice of toner by the stylist, and that I perhaps had not asked for a bright enough red. I went to another place, and, with the help of another, well-respected, licensed stylist, got the reddist red Redken toners had. I followed the directions 100%, and once again ended up with SHIT BROWN HAIR! Did I also mention the horrible, chemical smell my hair has now from the supposed "toner", that I have never experienced with any other brand EVER?! Now I have to wait, wash and strip my hair, and apply the cheap dye again. In the meantime, I get to smell like chemicals all day and have a hair color that I hate. Redken "toner" not only failed to refresh and gloss my bright red, but went to far as to STRIP THE COLOR OUT COMPLETELY! What the fuck is that all about?! I would explain why this is absurd, but apparently no one at Redken has any inkling about how to deal with hair care products at all, and I feel that no one would understand me if I explained the hair-care process. If anyone DID understand, then we wouldn't be having this discussion, would we? This is the angriest I have ever been at a product, and am disgusted with the fact that you dare to advertise your reds line so fervently, considering the fact that you're basically selling packaged crap-in-a-bottle. This is, by far, the worst product I have ever had the misfortune of coming across, and I will devote my full energy at complaining on every review, every website, every blog, every youtube channel, and to every, single person I happen to come across. I am even going to upload my OWN youtube video with before and after pictures as PROOF that your shitty product is deceptive and defective! I have been unhappy with products before, but never have I been pushed to this limit. This product is disgusting, worthless, and most definitely not-as-advertised. If any more damage happens to my hair due to my having to re-dye it to fix this God-awful mistake, I will personally seek out a lawsuit against Redken. You are clearly marketing a bleacher and stripper as a "toner and depositor", which is ridiculous and an outright lie! At the very least, if this toner had not brightened my red, it should have darkened it if I had left it on too long, or done nothing if I had washed it out too soon. Under NO circumstances should my hair have been stripped of all color all together, lightened and made to smell like a chemical spill at a nuclear plant! Once again, this is a horrible product that is good for nothing but stripping paint off of walls! I am determined to spread the word about this, so no one else has to go through this anger and frustration like I did. I take very good care of my hair and resent the fact that I have to put it through so much torture to undo the mistake that a "professional" brand did to it! Absolutely ridiculous! I could use paint thinner and not have as horrible results as I did with your product! Shame on you for pretending to know what you're doing! Wishing your company nothing but failure from here on out, Deanna p.s. I tried to send an email through your website, but conveniently had an "error" when I filed it under a complaint. Must be nice to be able to ignore complaints and pretend you don't suck!
Pros:
NOTHING!
Cons:
EVERYTHING!

Deanna Shelby
Orland Park, IL
4.5 Stars


Redkens the best
November 14, 2014
I use this kicker for pink streaks in my hair, when I use the Macadamia Nut 10W Color Gel. I love it.

Dana
Clearwater, FL.
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Love it
November 9, 2014
Perfect coverage and shiny hair

Lisa
Boston, MA
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Loved It
November 9, 2014
Perfect coverage and leaves hair in incredible condition

Lisa
Boston, MA
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Love it
November 9, 2014
Perfect coverage and leaves hair super shiny

Lisa
Boston, MA
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


LOVE LOVE LOVE
November 2, 2014
I am now doing what my stylist used to do, and charged a ton for. Mix of 6N and 7V- perfect! Makes my hair feel so great and looks shiny and healthy.

Lesli
burbank, CA
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


09N - Toned Out 80% of the Brass & Yellow
October 30, 2014
I highlighed/bleached my hair with Goldwell's Highlighting Kit and many of my highlights were left peach or light yellow...I used Redken Shades EQ Gloss in 09N and it toned 80% of the peach and yellow out of my hair. It's been 12 days since I toned with this Gloss and it needs to be toned again, but I'm going to wait another week. I gave 09N 4 stars instead of 5 because I was hoping the Gloss would have held out 3 weeks instead of 2.
Pros:
Toned Out 80% of Brass & Yellow
Cons:
Only Lasted 2 Weeks

Mimi77
Waynesville, NC
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Great haircolor
October 17, 2014
This is the best neutral shade I've found.

Mary
Texaa
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


love it
October 11, 2014
Love redken shades

Meghan
TX
4.5 Stars


08N MUCH DARKER THAN PICTURED!
October 9, 2014
I recently used Goldwell's Top Chic 8NA with 20 Vol. and it left my hair what I would describe a 7A with brassy/orange roots. So a week later I decided to try the Redken Shades EQ Color Gloss in 08N. I knew the gloss wouldn't lighten my hair, but I didn't want to darken my hair anymore either... I just wanted to tone the brassy roots that I got from Goldwell's Top Chic 8NA. I left 08N gloss on 15 minutes and it darkened my hair an entire 2 shades to a 6A (a Light Ash Brown). It's been two weeks and several washes since I used this gloss and my hair has not lightened at all...Granted I only used the regular Redken Cream and didn't add in any of the "Clear", but it shouldn't have darkened my hair two shades!!! And it smells awful...every time I've used heat on my hair since I used this the horrible smell comes out again.
Pros:
Took out the Brass
Cons:
Maid My Hair Two Shades Darker Smells Awful!

MiMi77
Waynesville, NC
4.5 Stars


Love this!
September 29, 2014
This is the first time I've tried to treat my own hair. But, after the last "that's not what I asked for" $150 salon job, I figured it was worth a try. A friend recommended this product. It was fairly easy to use and I love the results -- it really toned down the overdone bleach job, and my hair feels much softer and less damaged. I will definitely buy this again! Thank you so much.
Pros:
much cheaper than a salon treatment, with better results better color softer hair that looks and feels healthier

Heather
CA
4.5 Stars


Excellent!
September 11, 2014
Have Auburn Hair Naturally and wanted to add color without deposit. Used Orange Kicker with clear (1:1) and was beautiful. Fades fast but there is no deposit meaning hair won't "brown out" or get darker. =). Im going to try mixing red and orange kickers next!

Michelle
Los Angeles
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Love
September 9, 2014
Mojave is a beautiful color for toning highlights...completely countered the brass.
Pros:
shiny hair, good color, easy to use

kathleen
Annapolis, MD
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


Love it
August 5, 2014
I'm a slowly graying natural redhead and I absolutely love shades EQ. I mix 4 colors to get a natural red color and it comes out perfect every time. Red is such a hard color to achieve a natural look, but with Shades EQ you can do it. I use 9NB,9AA,7G and 8C.

Betsy
Atlanta
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.


love it
July 26, 2014
This coloring works superb. It covers well as well as conditioning

paul
chicago
4.5 Stars
I would recommend this item to a friend.




By D from Aurora IL on June 4, 2014
Is the redken equalizing color gloss 09nb Irish creme used by itself on hair or is it meant to be mixed with some solution

By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on June 14, 2014

Answer:
The color is mixed in a 1:1 ratio of Shades EQ Color Gloss to Processing Solution.

By Chris from Belgium on May 17, 2013
Can i use directly after permanent shade EQ
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on January 7, 2014

Answer:
Yes

By Brittany from Colorado on March 27, 2014
Hello i have medium to light brown hair. Its coarse and very curly but is now mostly wavy on top because i iron my hair with a chi iron most days. My mother is a cosmetologist and does my hair.she uses vlights bleach with 30 vol to lighten my roots.it comes out very light blonde with yellowish undertones. She then tones with redken shades eq 9v platinum ice. I love love love the way it comes out but after 3-4 washes its out. What can i do to keep the desired look. Do i need to tone bi weekly or is there something to make it last longer or is there a permanent version of the 9v platinum ice toner.
By Maiia from San Jose, CA on April 13, 2014

Answer:
Try using the Joico cuticle sealer after coloring and in between. It help to close cuticle of hair because has acidic pH.

By joyce from toronto canada on June 8, 2014
I would like some info about what would be the best eq colour to use for grey coverage on medium brown hair which has about 5 percent gray.
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on June 14, 2014

Answer:
It depends what is your color level. F.ex. if you have the color that has 7 level (in Redken color chart) you can coloring your hair with 7NB

By janeen from philadelphia, pa on May 4, 2012
my hairdresser uses this after she colors my hair. my hair is dark brown anddyed blonde. after a few weeks my highlites and root tunr gold . this product takes the gold out and the brassiness. my hair is colored a a beige brown. my hair is very coarse. my question what color should i purchase? My hairdesser swears its what takes out the brassiness and adds the beige to it . she calls it brassy i call it fading to red and i hate it

By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on January 7, 2014

Answer:
You can try shadows with mark "V" or "B" to reduce yellow/copper hue

By Bridgette from Colville, Wa on February 26, 2012
I have been using midway couture for about 15 yrs and want to change to Redken Shades EQ. The color combination I use is 7/8G golden brown and 4/5N Brown equal parts. Can someone please suggest a color for me. I'm about 75 percent grey and want to go completely grey someday.
By michelle from kinnelon, nj on February 26, 2012

Answer:
Ive been using shades eq 7nb chestnut all winter. It's s warm brown with a hint of red/caramel.
When spring time arrives I switch to 7gb butterscotch it's a golden beige. It's pretty! Not too gold or yellow. It's a warm caramel color. I've also used 5n walnut. That's a basic dark brown. The shades eq is great for shine. Also makes your hair feel healthy and strong. The color doesn't last long. I usually apply it every 4 weeks.
Redken just came out with shades eq color cream. It last longer and is richer in color. I just tried it last week for the first time. It's super shiny tho the color choices are limited.
Sleekhair doesn't sell it yet. I'm hoping they will soon.
But the original shades eq is great. If I were you. I would mix 7gb with 5n. That sounds like what your using now.
The good thing is. If you don't love the color. It washes out pretty quick!
By Erika from PA on February 26, 2012

Answer:
I would have to look at the whole Redken color chart to figure that out. I think if you go to the Redken website they have a shade progression progression chart. I have very dark brown hair and have gotten a lot gray this past year. I won't use anything but Shades. It actually makes my hair stronger, thicker, and shinier. Don't be afraid to go a little darker for a richer color. It blends nicely after two washes.

Can you send me a picture of your current color?
By Abbie from california on February 29, 2012

Answer:
I've used Shades EQ for several years now, and I'm a dark brunette. I don't know the color brand that you were using, but I'm also not a stylist. You may want to try 04 NB Maple--medium neutral brown and 05G Caramel --light golden brown. Maple is too light for me, but very pretty; though the "Neutral Browns" all seem to have some red undertones in them, just fyi. Shades Eq colors (the semi-permanent) are very forgiving, and will blend into your gray -- you'll maybe have to try a few different combinations to find the right look for you. Have fun!

By purplebaby from anonymous on August 14, 2012
Hi. My stylist (b4 leaving the salon I go to) normally colored my hair with Redken Shades Eq. My natural is about a level 4 (med. brown) and I'm looking to do a chocolate brown. Any suggestions in what color(s) to use? I'm not looking to have a lot of red, just a nice warm tone. Thanks!

By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on January 7, 2014

Answer:
You can try 3G

By Ann from Manahawkin, NJ on January 16, 2013
I have contact dermatitis and am no longer able ot use permanent hair color. Will Redken Shares EQ Gloss work for me?
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on January 7, 2014

Answer:
You can use special protecting product for your scalp ex. Pureology Colourists' Solution Anti-Drying Pretreatment

By Micah from Michigan on April 1, 2014
Hi I have 1B color hair. And would like to lift enough to achieve the below color. I was leaning towards 3RV but have read these shades pull dark? Should I use 4rv instead? I also want to highlight a little and was thinking 5rv? If I am completely off base please help!
By Maiia from San Jose, CA on April 13, 2014

Answer:
If your hair was colored, you can't use color lighter, only darker or the same.
The color can't light other color.
So you'll choose the color of 1 level or high-lift your hair with bleach powder.

By Geraldine terrell from Fresno Ca. on April 29, 2013
Can any of the product be saved. Or do you have to dispose of any unused product?
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on January 7, 2014

Answer:
SHADES EQ Color Gloss is mixed in a 1:1 ratio of Shades EQ Color Gloss to Processing Solution. Always mix in equal parts and use immediately.

By Sarah from Saranack Lake, New York on June 11, 2014
Does this contain petroleum or petroleum dirived products I am allergic to petroleum please help!!
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on June 14, 2014

Answer:
You can ask your question here http://www.redken.com/contact-us-dispatch

By Riham from New Jersey on April 30, 2013
Hi
I have a light brown hair and want to color it black and add shine to it but I'm not sure which product to buy. Also, is this product comes already mixed with the processing solution? Or do I have to buy that separately?
Thanks
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on January 7, 2014

Answer:
You can try 01B - it is black. SHADES EQ Color Gloss is mixed in a 1:1 ratio of Shades EQ Color Gloss to Processing Solution. The Redken Shades EQ Processing Solution is sold separately.

By sierra from ohio on June 11, 2014
can I use redken 30 volume gel developer with this hair color ?
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on June 14, 2014

Answer:
No. You'll need Shades EQ Color Gloss to Processing Solution

By Julia Hodges from Los Angeles, CA on April 3, 2012
Do you have Redkin Shades Toner in the color 'Irish Cream' that I can buy and do myself at home in between salon visits?
By Marsha from South Surrey, British Columbia on April 23, 2013

Answer:
You should call the Redken hotline 1800 number, there you can ask anything and they will help you along the way. Look this number up on Google. This number is for professionals, and non professionals.

By Cathy Gallina from Dallas, Tx on August 13, 2013
Hello, I am looking for assistance with color selection for Revlon EQ Shades. I previously used Clairol 2nd Nature mixing 4RO Light Red Orange Brown and 7R0 Medium Red Orange Blonde equal parts with 20 Developer. My natural haircolor is medium brown and I like a warm auburn brown color.

What Redken shades should I combine to achieve this color?

Thank you,
Cathy Gallina
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on January 7, 2014

Answer:
You can mix 7C and 4WG

By Veronica from Brooklyn, NY on December 29, 2013
The base color of my hair is Violet however I have some highlights throughout my head which are red in color... My question is which glaze should I use violet or red ? If violet-will it kill my red highlites? Or if i use red , will my whole head become red?? Thank you guys!:)))
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on January 7, 2014

Answer:
If you will use red color, your violet part of hair will be a little more red, but still violet. If you will use violet shadow over all hair it will "kill" your red highlights.

By Ivonne Kleyff from encino ca on November 25, 2014
how to apply the redken shades EQ gloss 09AA at home

By Maiia from California on December 15, 2014

Answer:
Color Gloss is mixed in a 1:1 ratio of Shades EQ Color Gloss to Processing Solution. Always mix in equal parts and use immediately. Standard timing is 20 minutes at room temperature. For more vibrant results, process 15 minutes with plastic cap under a pre-heated warm dryer. Remove cap and cool for 5 minutes.

By julie from az on July 28, 2014
im using this as a toner my hair is 6n highlighted need to to tone to much contrast can I mix 06cb with07gb
By Maiia from San Jose, CA on August 12, 2014

Answer:
What do you mean "more contrast"? If you mix 06 gb and 07 gb the shadow just will be a little lighter(half-tone).

By Gertie Piernick from monument, colorado on July 29, 2014
does this product contain ammonia

By Maiia from San Jose, CA on August 12, 2014

Answer:
No. Redken Shades EQ Demi-Permanent Equalizing Haircolor Conditioning Gloss is the demi-permanent haircolor. It does not contain ammonia as ingredients.

By is from El Paso, TX on June 10, 2012
I have never used this product, and I am not sure how to do it myself. Will it come with instructions? Do I need to mix this with anything else?
By Jennifer from nj on January 27, 2013

Answer:
You need to mix the color gloss with an equal amount of processing solution (developer). In a 1:1 ratio.
By MAIIA from San Jose, CA on January 7, 2014

Answer:
SHADES EQ Color Gloss is mixed in a 1:1 ratio of Shades EQ Color Gloss to Processing Solution. Always mix in equal parts and use immediately. Standard timing is 20 minutes at room temperature. For more vibrant results, process 15 minutes with plastic cap under a pre-heated warm dryer. Remove cap and cool for 5 minutes.




Redken Shades EQ Equalizing Conditioning Color Gloss