Tips from the Expert

Gerard Caruso

Gerard Caruso serves as a Global Artistic Director, international spokesperson and featured platform artist for RUSK. Full bio »
Gerard Caruso

Gerard's Styling Tips:

Expert root coverage

Expert root coverage

  • Rusk« Deepshine« Color Touch Up Shade Refills
  1. Begin with dry hair.
  2. Use the dual-ended applicator brush to begin applying powder in small sections to root area. Work your way out where gray coverage or blending is needed.
  3. Repeat until desired coverage is achieved and roots disappear.
Create temporary highlights & low-lights

Create temporary highlights & low-lights

  • Rusk« Deepshine« Color Touch Up Shade Refills
  1. Select a desired shade.
  2. Begin applying color at the root area with the brush at a 45-degree angle.
  3. Continue applying the color, sliding the brush down the hair shaft.
  4. Finish placement of color until all desired highlights/low-lights are complete.
Male camouflage

Male camouflage

  • Rusk« Deepshine« Color Touch Up Shade Refills
  1. Using the large end of the brush, begin applying the color powder to cover or blend the gray hair.
  2. Use the small end of the brush when covering or blending grays at the temples and sideburns.