There are a number of home remedies used to lighten dark hair dye, and some of them include the use of a hair dye remover, washing the hair daily until it lightens and applying extra-virgin olive oil to lighten the hair. Typically, hair dye gets permanently set after a period of 72 hours, and the process of lightening it should be started as early as possible.Continue Reading
One of the options of lightening dark hair is to wash it twice on a daily basis with a shampoo. If, after a few days, there is no change, a larger amount of this shampoo should be applied to the dry hair and covered completely for about 30 minutes before rinsing out the shampoo.
Extra-virgin olive oil or warm mineral oil is also used to lighten dark hair. The hair should be covered completely with the oil and wrapped in a plastic wrap for about 15 minutes then washed.
Hair dye removers are also used as remedies to lighten dark hair, but the instructions on the kit must be followed strictly because these chemicals are harsh. If the hair is dry and has split ends or is permed, these chemicals should not be used because they can cause hair breakage, damaging the hair.Learn more about Chemical Hair Treatments
An easy way to color dark hair is to use a cool-toned home dye kit within two shades of the person's natural hair color. Subtle highlights make the new color appear more natural, flattering and vibrant. The supplies needed include a home dye kit, a highlighting kit and towels.Full Answer >
Going from brunette to blonde is a big change that's a little more complicated than dyeing a lighter color to a darker color. Bleaching the hair lighter than desired, then adding warmth with the appropriate darker color and any desired highlights is time-consuming, but generally produces the best results. Good aftercare is also essential, as lightening the hair can cause damage.
Fix a hair color mistake by washing the hair with a clarifying shampoo, then applying a color remover, followed by the application of a hot oil treatment or hair mask. You need clarifying shampoo, a color remover kit, and a hot oil treatment or hair mask. Most hair color mistakes can be fixed in less than three hours.Full Answer >
Some good home remedies for relaxing a perm include thorough and repeated shampooing and conditioning, various oil treatments and using waving lotion. Home remedies do not completely straighten permed hair, but they can help to loosen the curls.Full Answer >