New Minimal Check Mate Technique CHECK MATE: NEW MINIMAL FORMULA 1 milk_shake creative permanent colour 6.56, 20vol. (6%) oxidizing emulsion FORMULA 2 milk_shake 4.7, 10vol. (3%) oxidizing emulsion STEP 1: Isolate two small sections in the fringe area, and a section of the internal area. STEP 2: View of the sections. STEP 3: Use milk_shake color specifics powerful protector to avoid any possible color stains around the hairline without affecting the color performance on the hair. STEP 4: Color from roots to ends utilizing FORMULA 2. STEP 5: Continue with the same technique and formula on the external left side, repeat on the other side. STEP 6: Continue with the same technique and formula on the external left side, repeat on the other side. STEP 7: On the first front section, color all of the hair with FORMULA 1. STEP 8: Isolate with color stripes. STEP 9: Color the internal section from roots to ends with FORMULA 1. STEP 10: View of color application. STEP 11: Divide the second section into four locks, and color them alternating between FORMULA 2 and FORMULA 1, starting on the right side. STEP 12: This technique enhances short cuts, creating two areas of depth and light, the checkered geometry creates a mix of rigidness and softness that blend in the fringe area.