Oct 15, 2014 - Before you start with the foil, you should wash and dry your hair and have everything you need ready and on hand: a clean head of hair, barrettes or clips, the color or bleach you'll be using (mixed, if applicable), a tail comb, a tinting brush for applying the dye, and. strips of foil. Feb 16, 2018 - Apply hair dye on this section of hair right from the roots to ends. Fold this foil in half by bringing its bottom edge up to its top edge at the roots. Fold it in half this way one more time. Fold the outside edges of the foil inwards and secure it in place with a sectioning clip. Aug 11, 2017 - How to Apply Highlight and Lowlight Foils to Hair. Whether you want . lowlight your hair. The process is a little tricky, but with some time and patience you should be able to do it at home. . It's pretty simple thanks for the tips. Slip comb through the fold in the foil. Holding firmly, center edge of foil under woven strands, as close to the base of strands as possible. Lay selected strands in the center of the foil, holding the ends of the hair taut so they lay flat against the foil. Remove comb. Feb 6, 2018 - The two most common techniques used for highlighting are balayage (freehand painting), and foil. Different artists will use one or the other . Jan 6, 2018 - Discover the best tips for successfully pulling off DIY highlights from . trust to create a legit tutorial on how to highlight hair at home: Kristin Ess, . Sep 13, 2012 - I also do have a video of a DIY face framing foil which is an easier and I think this highlighting technique is great for experienced hair color .