How do you dye black hair blond?


Quick Answer

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.

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  1. Gather materials

    Collect peroxide, clarifying shampoo, a protein-based conditioner, powder lightener, distilled water, blond hair dye, a disposable shower cap and rubber gloves. Also secure a bowl and a brush.

  2. Make the soap cap formula

    Combine equal parts peroxide, clarifying shampoo, protein-based conditioner, powder lightener and distilled water in a bowl. Mix all ingredients together to create the soap cap formula.

  3. Apply the formula to the hair

    Separate the hair into small sections, and brush the soap cap formula into the strands. Distribute the formula evenly, and make sure that your hair is completely covered. Wearing rubber gloves, lather the mixture through the hair. Cover the head with a disposable shower cap, and let the soap cap formula set until the hair reaches the desired level of lightness.

  4. Color the hair blond

    Rinse out the soap cap formula. Using the selected dye, color your hair blond. Allow the dye to set until your hair is the preferred shade. Rinse out the dye, and style your hair as desired.

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