Although it is a process that requires much time and patience, it is possible to dye black hair blonde with the proper technique. A salon professional can achieve better results than a home dye job.
According to Laura Kiorkis, the owner and operator of Gemini of Chicago Hair Salon in Peoria, Ariz., stylists can dye dark hair to a shade of blonde by using one of two techniques. The first technique involves stripping the color from the hair using a soap cap. The second technique requires lifting the hair to a lighter color by applying an ammonia-based color onto uncolored hair. The technique used depends on the state of the client's hair. Dying dark hair to any shade of blonde can be very damaging if bleach is used. Usually this type of dye job requires two appointments if the client wants to have a light blonde result. The intermediate step is typically a yellow-orange hair color.Learn More
Dye black hair blond by coating the hair with a soap cap formula to lighten the hair's tone. Wash out the formula, and proceed to color the hair with a blond dye.Full Answer >
To lighten your hair from black to light brown, apply a shampoo cap to all the hair, process it, rinse and condition the hair, and tone the underlying red tones. Lightening hair takes roughly 2 hours and requires hair bleach, shampoo, conditioner, gloves, green or blue food coloring, and light-brown hair dye.Full Answer >
There are several ways to make black hair dye, but the best way is to use either coffee, strong tea or walnut husks. It can help to sit in sunlight during this process.Full Answer >
Dyeing your hair at home is an affordable and convenient way to experiment with new looks. Use this method to dye black hair a lighter color and add flattering highlights. The required supplies are a mirror, hair dye, a shower, hair conditioner, a towel and a highlighting kit. This process takes about 12 hours, including the overnight skin allergy test.Full Answer >