Do you feel like changing your look and having red hair? Does your hairstyle no longer convince you? I understand why exactly the same thing happened to me and a few days ago I decided to dye my red hair.
Hairstyles are often enhanced with different haircuts but hair colors are the perfect complement to the frame of your face.
But How to know if I have red hair?
It was a difficult but pleasant decision at the same time since the idea has been around for many months and when I saw it put on a friend I said that is my hair color, although it lasted only one season but I encouraged and I did it.
To give you an idea, my original hair is dark brown which was not difficult for the dye to take on the color, the difficult thing will be to remove it for my skin pigmentation that is darker, according to a professional who works in a hairdressing salon but hey I made the decision and I don't regret it.
Generally the color of colored hair can have different types of color shades for both long hair or short hair.
From more intense and bright to more dull, darkening our hair a lot, everything will depend on the type of color we select and the base of our hair.
Of course there are some women who already have the benefit of having this hair color by nature, surely you can be one of them but if you are reading this article I imagine that you want a change of look and you are in the right place I assure.
Red hair dyes are very variable depending on the manufacturers and brands as well as the pigmentation of our skin.
So you have an idea if you have brown or blond hair ashes the red dye will take you quickly in your hair, but to be able to remove it later in its entirety without damaging the hair it can take a few years.
How to paint hair red
If you want a dark redhead to start and see how it looks you can simply experiment by buying a very light red dye and your dark natural hair color and you will get a dark redhead color.
But if your idea is to have an intense red cherry or strong red color to start first you have to know if your hair color is brown or black you should discolor your hair.
For this I recommend that you put a few hours before coconut oil and during the discoloration since what benefits us is that the hair is not mistreated so much, I use it and I really assure you that it works wonderfully.
When you paint your hair the best thing is that it is only once a month the root of our hair and every two months the whole hair.
This will cause us not to lose color but also the care of our hair since it is the main basis of this type of changes.
This can be applied to straight hair, wavy hair, short hair or curly hair, all hair types can make this change.
What shampoo is good for red hair?
Always try to buy the shampoo without ammonia, which helps the color last a little longer in red hair.
Always use towels that are old or white because you think they are going to stain and a towel that you do not have so much affection you can clean easier or leave them to discard.
How to moisturize the hair will always be an objective for your transformation since the dye molecules are quite harmful to the hair and dry it.
Another tip that I don't want to forget is, never but never sleep with wet hair because your pillow will be dyed red and that is something you surely don't want.
Start painting your hair red:
- Use a shirt or shirt that you are not interested in soiling with red dye
- Remove the suspenders and pins that you can bring in your hair
- Remove any trace of gel or mouse that you have in the hair since it is preferable that it be as clean as possible so that the dye takes on the color better
- Brushing your hair undoing the hairstyle you have and removing all the knots you bring is the basis for having a free head and start dyeing
- You must have a plastic container to make the mixture, the dye, the oxidant or hydrogen peroxide, the paint brush and gloves
- Put on the gloves (never stop using them), take the container and add only half of the tincture inside
- Then add the oxidant, also only half
- Mix both the dye and the oxidant with the brush (previously put on the gloves)
- When you paint your hair is to apply on all hair avoiding 2 centimeters of the root
- To divide the sections of the hair with the back of the brush we can do it in an orderly manner
- After 10 to 15 minutes of the application, the same process is repeated but in the roots
- Leave it for 20-25 minutes
Red hair eyebrows of what color?
This is a very important topic to consider since there are people who like to have the same color as the eyebrows hair but there are others who prefer to leave their natural color.
If you get to analyze without doubt the best thing for my taste is that it is the same color of the dye you choose.
But I give you an important recommendation DON'T DO IT! Do not even discolor them!
If as you read it because you run a great risk of being able to affect your eyesight if you do it so that you can touch the product your eyes, it is preferable that it be done by a professional in this case.
Solution to have red eyebrows: It is always best to have a red pencil of what are to paint your eyebrows and you can also add red shadow on the ends.
You must do it away from the mirror at a distance of 1 meter to be able to have greater projection of the amount of color that you wear since when you are very close you lose the dimension.
Both the color of the pencil and eyebrow shadow try to buy medium or dark color but never be light or orange for example because otherwise you can be too flashy and it is not the idea.
What makeup to wear with red hair and what clothes do you combine with red hair
When changing the color of our hair we have to adapt all our clothes that is not a simple task from the organization as from the economic.
But remember, I already warned you that this change is expensive for our pocket.
If you came here in the reading is because it is really determined to switch to the side of the red.
What color of dress does it combine with red hair?
Think that this is a very strong and very striking color which we have to opt for natural makeup and with regard to clothing I recommend you choose mustard, blue and olive green colors mainly.
I assure you that with these beauty tips you will be much better these colors.
What shade of red is left in my hair?
Here is a question that I asked myself at the beginning since it is fundamental for change.
Okay I say I want to change my hair to red but what kind of shade is the most important thing to know.
As tools we can use a photo that we have of profile or close-up to our face and if we know we can handle Photoshop or tell a friend who knows about graphic design that modifies the tonality of our hair in a virtual way a good way not to risk directly.
There are also pages on the Internet that if we search for Google «hair color change» we can upload our photo and change the different shades of red and see what color you have better before buying the dye and not after that after washing more difficult to give the color we want.
Advice for my experience in the choice of color: if you have between two colors of hue always choose the lightest because it is easier to go from a light red to a dark one than a dark one to a light one which does not stop Consider if you want to have the perfect hue.