How to Cover Gray Roots: 9 Pro Tips for Colorists

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As a colorist, you can never know too much about how to cover gray roots. Although not everyone wants to hide their grays, coverage is the number one reason why clients start coloring their hair, making it one of the most popular in-salon services. So, if you’re hoping to brush up on your root coverage knowledge – especially after lockdown – look no further than this complete guide. We’ve got all the tips you need for a seamless finish.

Back of woman’s head with long gray roots and peach mid-lengths.
Back of woman’s head with long, wavy, strawberry blonde hair, created using Wella Profes-sionals.
Back of woman’s head with long, gray roots and warm blonde mid-lengths.
Back of woman’s head with long, ash blonde balayage, created using Wella Professionals.
Back of woman’s head with long, gray roots and silver lengths.
Back of woman’s head with wavy platinum blonde hair, created using Wella Professionals.
Back of woman’s head with long red-brown hair and gray roots.
Back of woman’s head with long, loosely-curled, brunette hair, created using Wella Profes-sionals.