Psychologists believe that changing hair color is the simplest way to change a life. Many women prefer to save on coloring their hair, making it at home. Long hair in this case can be a problem.
First of all, you need to choose the right paint. Buy compounds from famous manufacturers, if you are not sure of the desired shade, be sure to study the instruction, which usually indicates how the color will behave on the hair. Always buy the right amount of paint, if the manufacturer advises you to buy two packages for your length, buy two. Otherwise, you can unevenly dye your hair or just not get the right shade.
Always follow the instructions, use gloves, observe the specified time to withstand paint on the hair. Before you start to color, apply a cream or petroleum jelly to the skin of the temples, neck and forehead. Apply it, having deviated from the hair growth line by a millimeter, try not to touch the hair. This procedure will make it easy to remove the paint that gets on the skin, because the fat will not let it absorb and consolidate.
Divide the hair into four parts with the help of the fuses. The first part should pass from the forehead to the nape, the second part from one ear to the other through the crown. Strands should be approximately the same. Secure them with special clips or hairpins. Then start applying the paint, first you need to apply it along the parting, then you need to process the occipital part. Composition apply with short light movements. Treat all strands, gradually freeing them from the hairpins.
After you have processed the entire basal area, start dyeing the hair towards the tips, if you are uncomfortable doing it with a brush, you can try to distribute the paint with your hands (they must always be wearing gloves). Do not feel sorry for the paint. Try to paint all the strands as carefully as possible. It is desirable to keep within 10-15 minutes to get a beautiful and even shade.
A suitable brush for coloring greatly simplifies the process. It can be bought in specialized stores, or found in expensive paints. With the help of such a brush, the paint is distributed evenly over the hair, the color looks natural. For dyeing long hair is better to use a wide brush.
Having sustained the necessary time, rinse the dye off the hair. You need to do this very carefully, try to wash the strand behind the stripe along the entire length. Be sure to use a special balm after staining, it will fix the color, make it more alive. It is advisable not to wash your hair for several days after changing colors, so that the paint is properly fixed. To keep the color as long as possible, use special care shampoos and rinses.