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Desert Sky Pulp Riot

As experts in hair dye, we only supply the best in the game when it comes to semi permanent hair colour. We aim to make shopping online for hair products in Australia both convenient and straightforward, so all you have to worry about is choosing the next colour to experiment with.

With the ability to access a wide range of hair products on our website, including the full range of Pigment AF hair colour products, it has never been easy to browse our massive range of hair colours online and have it delivered right to your door.

Does Pulp Riot work better on wet or dry hair?
Proper Application Pulp Riot should be applied to clean dry hair. Care should be taken to make sure the hair is fully saturated. No developer should be used.
There are many elements that make up a great semi-permanent hair dye; vibrant colours, long-lasting effects, lots of beautiful tones to suit your taste, a non-drying formula, and much more.One element that is particularly important to us at Ethan Thomas Collection is whether the hair product is vegan, cruelty free, and ethically produced. Thankfully many hair dye brands prioritise these values, including Pulp Riot, Manic Panic, and Pigment AF, who all also boast ammonia-free dyes with no harsh chemicals.

Bottle size is always a consideration, as you tend to get more bang for your buck. Manic Panic is a respected brand but the price tag reflects that, and it comes in smaller tubs of 4 fl oz, the same size as Pulp Riot. Pigment AF is very affordable and arrives in bottles almost twice the size of both other brands at 6.3 fl oz – perfect for maintaining your hair colour for longer.A vital element to consider when choosing a semi permanent hair dye is the quality of the fade; all these dyes should start as deep tones that fade out into subtle shades and gentler pastel colours as they slowly wash out of your hair. The long-lasting quality of Pigment AF makes for a gradual fade that works with your existing hair colour. Manic Panic is known for lasting for fewer washes than Pigment AF, while Pulp Riot sits in the middle with a good track record in fading true to tone.

Meet Jessica, she is what we refer to as a ‘True Blood’. Born into the Chumba Hair family from her very beginning of her career she has lived a closeted life with the walls of our Hair Asylum. All that has resulted in a freak hairstylist full of Chumba magic hair tricks and is crazy good in her skill sets.
The hair needs to be pre-lightened usually to a light blonde which can leave the hair feeling dry or damaged so having a semi permanent colour that has a conditioner base really helps repair the hair.

I know a lot of my client base loves to change their bright colours and having a range that I can be confident in removing makes it an obvious first choice when i’m going for unnatural colours.
Pulp Riot has evolved into a fully fledged colour brand now in 2020 with a huge range of products from permanent colour to bleach and styling products.In the last few years people have been embracing more expressive hair colours, they are becoming more of a norm which is extremely exciting for hairdressers.

This is true of most unnatural hair colours. This means that you need to have a blonde base for these colours to really pack the punch they were intended to have.
I have found with Pulp Riot that one of its best features is that it fades true to tone which means that it’s not going to change colour when it fades, it’s just going to become a lighter version of what you started with.

Is Pulp Riot permanent?
FULL RANGE PERMANENT COLOR LINE Consistency designed for modern techniques and leaves the hair highly moisturized and shiny.
A true semi-permanent colour is usually a conditioner base colour or a stain which means it sits on the outside of the hair shaft and does not penetrate the hair cuticle.

They started off with a semi-permanent colour range with 16 shades that propelled the brand into a must have product around the world for hairdressers.We got the low down on everything Pulp Riot from the beginning of the company to the best way to use this incredible product as well as some amazing new colour combos that I can’t wait to put to test in the salon.

Having a product such as Pulp Riot is a game changer. Being a conditioner based product is hugely beneficial for the quality of the hair when doing such extensive colour work.As someone who has had almost every unnatural hair colour and now as a hairdresser getting to give my clients their dream hair, fadage is a huge concern when you have coloured hair but especially with unnatural colours.

Pulp Riot is for you if you like to change your colour regularly, if you enjoy a fade out from your colour and if you want to experiment with lots of unique colour combos.
When you mix the styling skills and the technical prowess of Colleen Stanford and the magical energy of Chris Gratton you get this – you get Jess the culmination of all of her mentors all wrapped up into one Super Star person.Pulp Riot is for professional use only. Please Register to purchase this brand or contact us via e-mail or phone should you have any questions regarding purchasing.Pulp Riot hair color, developer and lightener empower stylists to be creative. Pulp Riot Vibrant colors are all 100% Vegan, Cruelty Free, Ammonia, Paraben, PPD & MEA Free.This data will be processed when your order is picked, packed and dispatched by our distribution centre, or if you enter a competition or free prize draw. It will also be used every time we send a marketing communication, if you have opted in and the communication is deemed by us to be relevant to you.

Did Loreal buy out Pulp Riot?
L’Oréal has acquired professional hair color disruptor Pulp Riot by David and Alexis Thurston. Luxury Brand Partners was the lead investor behind this two-year-old brand. WHO: Pulp Riot Hair Color was founded in June 2016 by the minds behind Butterfly Circus and Butterfly Loft, David and Alexis Thurston.
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We caught up with David and Alexis Thurston, from LA Salon Butterfly Loft and the founders of Pulp Riot to get an insight into how the brand started and their future plans!
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What is happening to Pulp Riot?
Global cosmetics magnate L’Oréal have announced their purchase of Pulp Riot Hair Color, acquiring the colour brand from Luxury Brand Partners. Though few details on the acquisition have been disclosed, Rogue Beauty have confirmed their continued stance as the brand’s official Australian distributors.
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What happened with Loreal and Pulp Riot?
Pulp Riot was a hit from the beginning and L’Oréal snapped it up within two years, announcing that has now finalized the acquisition of the professional hair color brand launched by David and Alexis Thurston in the U.S. in June 2016.
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Unleash your creativity and craft unique, vibrant styles for your clients with the Pulp Riot Elemental collection, inspired by the wonders of nature. This exceptional range of semi-permanent hair colours provides intense pigmentation and enchanting pastel shades, allowing the bold colourist to make their mark with confidence.These colours are one of the few semi-permanent products that are considered Curly Girl / Hair Method approved! They do not contain drying alcohols, ammonia, or silicones.

Is Pulp Riot easy to get out?
I also love the fact that Pulp Riot colours are easy to remove which makes changing your colour a far less invasive process for the hair.
CW says… Even semi-permanent colour can stain certain hair and may not fade as expected. It can also be difficult to remove or colour over. Please use caution when colouring your hair and follow the directions on the box closely or consult a professional for more information.Let Pulp Riot Semi-Permanent Hair Colour be the paint for your masterpiece. Available in bright, expressive shades to suit all hair types, tones, and textures.Agua/Water/Eau, Cetyl Alcohol, Glycerin, Stearalkonium Chloride, Glyceryl Stearate, PEG-1000 Stearate, Propylene Glycol, Guar Hydroxypropyltrimonium Chloride, Hydrolyzed Quinoa, Quaternium-52, Cetearyl Alcohol, Ceteareth-20, Tetrasodium EDTA, Citric Acid, Parfum/Fragrance, Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone, and may contain one or more of the following: Basic Blue 3/CI 51004, Basic Blue 7, Basic Brown 16, Basic Red 51, Solvent Yellow 29, Basic Violet 2, Solvent Violet 13, Basic Red 22, Basic Blue 99, Basic Yellow 87, Basic Yellow 40, Basic Orange 1, Basic Red 2, Basic Red 14/CI 48016.

Why can't you buy Pulp Riot?
Pulp Riot is for professional use only. We turned down a multi-million dollar distribution offer by a major retail chain, because we respect the craft, our fellow artists, and our fellow salon owners far too much.
Curl Warehouse is your source for curly hair products and accessories. If you’re following the Curly Girl Method, look for the CG approved icon on product pages.

Is Pulp Riot better than Manic Panic?
Manic Panic is known for lasting for fewer washes than Pigment AF, while Pulp Riot sits in the middle with a good track record in fading true to tone. Bottle size is always a consideration, as you tend to get more bang for your buck.
Do not use developer. Wearing gloves, apply colour to clean dry hair and saturate using a colour brush. Use care to avoid contact with skin to prevent staining. Process for 25-40 minutes. Rinse well in a non-porous sink or basin until the water is clear of colour.

Nathalie Roos, president of the Professional Products Division at L’Oréal, said the company wants to “amplify the international development of this iconic brand. Its unique creative artistry and stylist-powered education will inspire the entire division.”

IN THEIR OWN WORDS: David Thurston, CEO and Founder of Pulp Riot, said: “We’re excited to join the L’Oréal family, the grandest beauty company in the world. We believe this move will give Pulp Riot the fire power to accomplish our most ambitious goal for the brand. We are especially happy that so many of the loyal stylists who contribute to the success of Pulp Riot will have even more opportunities moving forward.”
“We met David and Alexis many years ago when they were embarking on their Butterfly Circus education series—we shared a similar understanding of the importance of learning and the hairstylist as the ultimate hair influencer,” says Tevya Finger, CEO of Luxury Brand Partners. “Over the years our teams conducted joint education initiatives and even had many artists from the Pulp Riot education team on our web-based salon industry show, Late Night with Tev Finger. When it came time to launch Pulp Riot it was a natural fit between the cultures of our companies.”

L’Oréal has acquired professional hair color disruptor Pulp Riot by David and Alexis Thurston. Luxury Brand Partners was the lead investor behind this two-year-old brand.
WHO: Pulp Riot Hair Color was founded in June 2016 by the minds behind Butterfly Circus and Butterfly Loft, David and Alexis Thurston. The professional hair color brand took the industry by storm, specializing in vibrant and trending color shades and techniques. In less than two years, Pulp Riot transformed the professional hair color category through the creation of content, use of professional influencers, and social media to inspire and educate stylists globally.

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