Saturday, May 18, 2013

Natural hair colour and the hairdresser color wheel

hair colour wheel

If you are planning to lighten your hair colour at home, first you must neutralize the natural pigments in your hair with the help of the opposite colour on the hair spectrum.

Natural hair colour depth:       Colours of pigments:       Lighten your natural colour with the following                                                                                                             
                                                                                                               shade of hair dye.

Monday, May 13, 2013

Lighten your hair. Hair roots,


Collect as much information as possible about the hair dye you are going to use because they differ a lot in mixing ratio and the lightening effect of oxidizer. 

I do recommend the following hair dyes: Wella, Revlon, Matrix, L’oréal, Swarzkopf , they are the bests on the market.

Also take into consideration that the instructions apply to normal hair structure.
Before dyeing your hair, you must know a few things about your hair, like the absorbency of your 

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Summer hairstyles 2013

long brown hair

There are a lot of different hair trends in summer 2013.

You can wear your hair natural, multicoloured, extreme, shiny, pastel, loosely pinned-up, decorated with flowers, wavy, straight…

Go for the colour and style that makes you happy and comfortable. You know that a wellchosen hair style can do wonders!

And what is the rule? That there is no rule!

You just haveto be in harmony with your hair.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

How to dye and pre-pigment grey hair

How to dye and pre-pigment grey hair

There are better and better hair dyes on the market thanks to the producers. Some of them cover grey hairs 100 %, but it is still very usual to mix base colours to fashion colours for perfect concealment.

Percentage ratio of grey hair

0 - 30%                       - no adding of base colour necessary
30 - 50%                     -1/3 base colour is needed to combine
50 – 70%                    - ½ base colour is needed to combine
70 – 100%                  - pre pigmentation or ¾ base colour is needed to combine

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

How to dye your brown hair to a warm tone of medium brown

 shiny and sparking hair

Warm colour of brown has reddish or gold undertone. Go for this shade at home, and you will end up with shiny and sparking hair in case you use professional hair dye

Forget about the box of hair dyes you can buy in drugstores.

I have already written about the natural hair colour depth. Medium brown is graded to no. 4. There are some darker tones like no. 1or 2 (black) and 3 (dark brown). Also there are lighter tones like no. 5 (light brown), no. 6 (dark blonde), no. 7 (medium blonde), no.8 (light blonde) and no. 9 (very light blonde).