To color bleached hair, treat hair with a prewash and conditioning treatment, apply a filler color, then apply the desired hair color. Condition weekly with a deep-conditioning treatment.
Three days prior to coloring your hair, use a prewash and deep-conditioning treatment to lock in moisture. The prewash and conditioning treatment encases each strand of hair, protecting it from damage.
Bleached hair has the pigment removed, so use a filler color before applying your desired hair color. If you apply the desired hair color without a filler color, the resulting color is dull with green tones. Choose a golden filler color, such as a medium golden brown, to dye bleached hair.
After applying the filler color, rinse, condition and wait 24 hours. Apply the darker hair color, cover your hair with a shower cap, and leave the hair color on for the amount of time indicated on the hair color instructions. Rinse thoroughly, and apply a deep conditioner.
Condition your hair every day to repair and moisturize it, and to keep it looking shiny and soft. Use a deep, leave-in conditioning treatment at least once a week.
Ombre hair is a hair color that is usually a darker shade from the roots through to the mid shaft and gradually fades to a lighter color from the mid shaft to the ends. The word "ombre" is of French origin and means "to shade."Full Answer >
Professional hair dye, or hair color as industry professionals prefer, is a mixture of the target color and a processor: usually peroxide. Normally, the ratio for the mixture is 1:1.Full Answer >
According to Salonfree, pick the strength of peroxide that provides the right amount of lift to mix with hair color. The hair color manufacturer provides information on the packaging that explains what level of peroxide is needed and how to use it.Full Answer >
To lighten hair color that is too dark, wash it several times with clarifying shampoo, condition it and apply a dye-lifting treatment. This process takes about 3 hours and requires clarifying shampoo, nourishing conditioner, towels, a wide-toothed comb, latex gloves, a dye-lifting treatment and shower access.Full Answer >