If you are a natural blonde, then you got to be lucky as there are thousands of people out there who would envy you. Most of the people with dark hair want to go blonde and have that sexy yet innocent look.
But most people would only as far as just thinking of going blonde. There are so many horror stories of people trying to be blonde but ended up turning orange or even green. And the permanently damaged hair is such a letdown! That’s why most of the time people come out of the salon with blonde highlights and don’t dare to dye the whole thing.
If you want to dye hair blonde then you must be very careful, especially if you have dark hair. It’s always best to go to a professional to dye hair blonde but this could be a costly affair as it involves a lot of hair dyeing process.
So if you don’t want to spend a fortune at the salon to get a blonde hair then follow these simple steps in the comforts of your home and get the best blonde look ever.
Going blonde is a big commitment; it’s not like dyeing your hair with any other regular hair color. Dye hair blonde is quite high maintenance and if you want to go back to your original hair color then it could be a painstaking and costly process.
Before dyeing your hair blonde you must follow these essential steps:
1. You must always read the instructions on the package. Going blonde can be an entirely different process as compared to the other regular hair dyes. And you should be particularly careful, if you have dark hair.
2. Do a patch test first on your wrist or thigh to check for sensitivity. Blonde hair dye can have harsh chemicals so it’s better to check if you are allergic to these chemicals or not. So never skip the patch test.
3. Always do strand test first. Apply the blonde dye on a strand of hair first and see how your hair reacts to it. Here you can also make out how your hair will look once you dye hair blonde the whole way.
Once you have done the above tests and you are satisfied with the results, you are all set to dye hair blonde without any reservations. It helps to use a conditioner while washing and rinsing your hair as it will reduce the chances or damage and breakage to your hair.