Hair Lightening: Top Service Requested

There’s a new product that might make your life easier—and your business more successful…Skylight.

Sixty-two percent of colorists say highlighting is the #1 service in their salons (Source: 2015 Modern Salon Process Research Study). With Paul Mitchell’s newest blonding product, Skylight, highlights and balayage are easier than ever.

This hand-painting clay lightener eliminates the need for foils and provides an ideal texture for all freehand application techniques with up to seven levels of lift. Check out some of these easy techniques to give your guests the perfect organic, balayage look.

Skylight Sketching   Sketching

  • To create a lived-in, all-over blinding effect, the artist will use a sketching technique on nearly the entire top surface of the section, lightly etching up towards the base.
  • Medium to heavy saturation is used.
  • Ideal for color corrections, big transformations and modernized platinum retouches.

ContouringSkylight contouring

  • Giving shape, definition, and dimension to a haircut.
  • Typically includes lines of varying weights to add licks and sweeps of color on one edge of a section (usually the face-framing edge/side).
  • Ideal for shorter lengths, long bobs, panels of color and/or face-framing color.


With a foundation of four generations in the salon business, it's no surprise that PSC is the first beauty products distributor ever to join the prestigious ranks of Inc. 500’s list of fastest growing privately held companies. We deliver quality hair care products and offer innovative educational programs. We are recognized as leaders in the industry who not only apply sound business strategies, but also employ the imagination and creativity that keeps us on the cutting edge.