There are several ways of removing hair dye from skin and most involve the use of unconventional cleaning agents including nail polish, toothpaste, baking soda and even WD-40. Hair dyes, especially the permanent and semi-permanent types, contain ingredients, such as oxidizing agents and ammonia that help them last longer on the hair. These same agents, however, also make the dye stick stubbornly onto the skin.Know More
Preventing the dye from coming into contact with the skin should be the first priority before applying hair coloring. Applying petroleum jelly or any oil-based compound around the hairline and wearing gloves during the application should minimize the chances of staining the skin during the application.
Should the hair dye still make contact with the forehead and other areas of the skin, the following compounds can help remove the color stains easier.
Removing hair dye with developer is best done by a trained stylist, since it removes the natural melanin in addition to dye from your hair and can leave your hair brassy and brittle, but it can be done at home with care. Developer is a peroxide solution that can be bought in four strengths at a beauty supply store or from an online retailer. Choosing the right developer, no more than 20-volume strength, is important to your hair health.Full Answer >
Kool-Aid used as a hair dye can damage hair depending on the person's hair and the dyeing method used. Using Kool-Aid as a temporary hair dye has mixed reviews, but most consider it safer than chemicals used in temporary dyes.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 >
To make red hair dye fade more quickly, shampoo your hair with a mixture of baking soda and your regular shampoo, and then wash it daily with clarifying shampoo. The supplies you need for this 10-minute procedure are baking soda, measuring spoons, shampoo, a bowl, a fork, conditioner, clarifying shampoo, towels and a hairbrush or comb.Full Answer >