Thursday, July 12, 2012

How To Dye Your Hair Brown

           Xin chao! I hope everyone is having an amazing day so far. My mom wanted to dye her hair a medium brown color, so we hurried to Walmart to get Revlon silk ultra light ash blonde. I did some research beforehand, and it seems like this color works wonder on dark hair.
The dye was left on her hair for 30 minutes. It was also wrapped in a plastic bag. The heat from your head will naturally expedite color processing. She used the blow dryer for 3 minutes so that the color would absorb better.
Indoor light

So here is the story. My mom's hair was originally dark brown, but she wanted to go lighter for summertime. The result is quite impressive for a drugstore hair dye (I hesitated at first because I was afraid that her hair might turn orange). No worries here ;) because it's exactly what she wanted. 




Daylight
For those who have virgin black hair, this will still work. My cousin did the exact same thing. All you need to do is leave the hair dye on for 45 minutes instead. 
Tips :P
  • Apply vaseline around your hairline to prevent smudging.
  • Dye unwashed hair.
  • Cut a hole on the top of a trash bag and wear it if you don't want your clothes to get dirty!
Don't be afraid to experiment, happy hair dying everyone! Oh, and don't forget to smile :)

25 comments:

kerker said... [Reply]

wow the color has turned out really well. thanks for the tips! I use vaseline too around my hairline.

Vanessa said... [Reply]

Awesome tips. Actually use Revlon to dye my hair and it works fairly well. :)

PINKtistic said... [Reply]

yeah, no problem! :)

PINKtistic said... [Reply]

You're welcome, it's cheap and it works! :)

Ang Lam said... [Reply]

Awesome tips!! Your mom's hair turn out awesome!!

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PINKtistic said... [Reply]

Yeah! Now I want to dye my hair :0!

Mimi said... [Reply]

The color look amazing! I want to dye my hair now:)

PINKtistic said... [Reply]

Do it!!!! ^^

Issa said... [Reply]

will definitely do this!!! :-)
I now follow you by the way :-)

Beau said... [Reply]

such a good tip! your hair looks very wondeful and your blog is very interesting :))

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AtomicNony said... [Reply]

her hair color looks great

Sindy said... [Reply]

great post :)

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Great tips :) I'm your new follower :)

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Andrea said... [Reply]

Fun tip!

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Anthea Lau said... [Reply]

lovely hair post. For Asian hair or very dark hair will need bleach to lift up the hair colour for the light shade to work though :)
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PINKtistic said... [Reply]
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PINKtistic said... [Reply]

My cousin tried this and it works!
I guess it all depends on your hair :)
Yup, I just followed you ^^

PINKtistic said... [Reply]

Thanks for following! :)

ღ✰ ハルキレイ ✰ღ said... [Reply]

This is really useful....My current hair colour is similar to your mother's. I hope it works out for me too...^^ I'm following you.

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PINKtistic said... [Reply]

Good luck ;)

Christal said... [Reply]

:O i'm planning on going lighter for the summer too but i wanted a drug store brand. i wasn't sure which one to choose though, to get the best results...so thank you for this review! veryyy helpful (:

Christal,
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๑۩ﺴ PINKtistic ﺴ۩๑ said... [Reply]

You're welcome ^^
I'm glad I helped you :)

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Fifth N Sixth Closet said... [Reply]

Great products!

Sayaka said... [Reply]

Beautiful shade of brown!!

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