Highlighting hair means isolating select strands in the hair and treating them with a hair Color or lightener to make them lighter than their base/natural color. … Lowlights: Lowlights are created by using color with foils, caps, or painted on to darken specific pieces and create dimension.

Applying a “base” which is one solid color to the roots, to either cover grey or give a more dimension.

A Partial highlight is done on the sides and “Mohawk” area.