A hair dye color chart is used to select either an entirely new hair color or to subtly change an existing color to a few shades darker or lighter. The color chart also helps to select good combination colors for highlig... More »

Mixing drug store hair dye colors is OK to do as long as there is some careful thought put into the choice of dye colors. Two shades of hair dye can be mixed together to create a custom shade, but this technique is best ... More »

Techniques for dyeing the hair multiple colors depends on what type of color is being used; for multiple shades of the same color, such as multi-tone blonde highlights, the technique will require fewer steps than the pro... More »

Highlighted hair which is then dyed will display different shades of color, but the process should not be affected otherwise. It is safe and easy to dye highlighted hair. More »

According to In Style magazine, the key to picking a new hair color is to choose one that is appropriate for your skin tone. Study your hair and skin in natural light to choose the right color. More »

Apply coffee, tea, henna or the hulls of black walnuts to naturally dye hair a darker color. To dye red hair a darker shade of red, apply hibiscus, rose hips or the juice of carrots or beets. More »

Olive skin tones tend to look better with darker shades of brown, including cinnamon, auburn and chestnut brown. The undertone of the skin makes a considerable difference in the right shade, notes InStyle. More »