Sometimes staining is unsuccessful, and its result
disappointing. One way to change color is
When can re-dye hair? What consequences can
be? How to care for melirovanny hair. Answers can be found in
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- 1 Suitable types of highlighting
- 2 Is it possible to do highlighting on dyed hair
- 3 What could be the negative effects after procedures
- 4 Negative effect of the procedure on dyed hair
- 5 How to avoid bad consequences
- 6 What are suitable tools for highlighting colored hair
- 7 How to perform the procedure yourself at home conditions
- 8 How to care for melirovanny hair
Suitable types of highlighting
The content of the article:
- Suitable types of highlighting
- Is it possible to do highlighting on dyed hair
- What could be the negative effects after
- Negative effect of the procedure on dyed hair
- How to avoid bad consequences
- What are suitable tools for highlighting colored hair
- How to perform the procedure yourself at home
- How to care for melirovanny hair
- Classic (straightening over the entire head)
using a special cap or comb). Fits
- Californian (discoloration in the open
the air, which allows you to get the effect of strands burned on
the sun). Perfect for blond colored hair.
- Venetian (staining strands in different
shades without a sharp transition). Suitable brunettes.
- Color (toning in contrasting strands
colors). It will be advantageous to look at red hair.
Is it possible to do highlighting on dyed hair
The period of time through which you can color previously painted
hair depends on several factors: their condition, type
dye, desired shade.
The most important factor is how much time has passed since
The best time for bleaching strands –
1-1.5 months after the last dyeing. If it was
non-ammonia staining, during this period it is completely
will wash off. In the case of resistant paint, pigments will not have time to clean up,
but the hair will be restored after the previous exposure.
If you can’t wait that long, you must endure it.
would be a period of 2 weeks. During this period it is important to actively nourish
hair masks to prepare them.
Attention! It is highly undesirable to re-dye
hair in a few days! They can become dry and brittle and
start breaking off the entire length.
What could be the negative effects after
- dryness, brittleness, “lifeless” appearance;
- breaking of strands in length, hair loss;
- obtaining an undesirable shade (most often yellow or
- dull color, lack of gloss, “gloss”.
Negative effect of the procedure on dyed hair
To get the highlight of a beautiful shade, it is important to consider
On blonde hair
With a very light shade of blond level 10 and above, discolored
strands will not be visible on the main background. In addition, this
The procedure will further damage.
Highlight blond hair makes sense when their tone
is at level 8 and has honey, sand or caramel
On dark hair
On the previously painted blond and brown hair, the most
beautiful streaked strands. Based on black or
a dark chestnut color turns yellow or reddish
In this case, you should not strive for a very bright
strands, it is enough to choose nut, bronze or caramel
On red hair
If the red shade is obtained using a natural dye
(henna), subsequent staining may give unpredictable results.
(green, swamp hue).
On the red strands, stained with persistent dyes, will
Amber, copper, peach, caramel,
How to avoid bad consequences
- Make a trial highlighting – paint
first in an inconspicuous place to see how it will lead
dye itself on the original hair.
- If possible, choose your own powder and
oxygenator and not use ready-made kits for
highlighting. For example, to bleach previously dyed hair
enough 6-9 percent oxidizer. Often used in finished
paints 12 percent oxigent extremely detrimental effect on
- Before highlighting, actively nourish masks
tips for at least a week.
Important! Do not forget to take an allergy test before
What are suitable tools for highlighting colored hair
- Brightening powders (for example, Matrix Light
Master, Schwarzkopf Igora Vario Blond Plus, Concept Lightening
Powder) or powder (Londa Blondoran, Schwarzkopf BLONDME),
used with oxidants of the same company.
- Kits for home highlighting (firms
L’oreal, Schwarzkopf and Garnier).
How to perform the procedure yourself at home
Use special highlighting kits,
eg L’oreal Preference Glam Lights or L’oreal Colorista
Coloring occurs with a special comb, which
included in the set. It is enough to put with it cream paint
on separate strands and hold for 25 minutes.
Using powder or powder for highlighting – more
professional approach that is also feasible at home
conditions. The powder is mixed with an oxidizing agent in a certain
proportions and applied to the hair.
It is convenient to use a cap for
- put a hat on dry unwashed hair and fasten on
the back of the head;
- pull the selected strands through the holes in the cap using
- apply the mixture and hold according to the instructions;
- after the time has elapsed, wash off the paint without removing the cap.
Powder or powder coating on foil with
brushes for highlighting.
This method requires some experience or help, especially when
staining on the back of the head.
The stages of highlighting:
- cut the foil in advance into strips equal to the length of the hair;
- prepare a coloring mixture;
- separate the selected strand from the rest of the hair, put it under
base the foil sheet and apply the paint, departing 1 cm from
- wrap the foil so that the strand is inside and
- repeat the procedure with all selected strands;
- after time, remove all foil strips and rinse hair
How long does the effect last?
Since the basis of the highlighting procedure is the reaction
oxidation, which destroys the pigment of previously dyed hair,
the effect persists until the next
- non-compliance of the proportions of the powder and oxidizer
when preparing the coloring mixture;
- wrong paint exposure time
(insufficient or excessive);
- lack of consideration of the original color (what color,
shade have dyed hair; how long have they been painted);
- improper application of the blend
(uneven distribution, especially when staining on
the back of the head);
- use of poor-quality dye.
What to do in case of failure?
- With uneven staining strands – reapply
dye only on uncolored strands.
- When getting an ugly yellow shade on the hair –
make toning ashen or silver
shades of tinting paint. Another variant –
self-tint your hair with fine shampoo or
- The most cardinal option is full coloring throughout
length in its natural color (shade as close as possible
to the color of the roots).
Important! With unsuccessful highlighting, the most optimal
the solution is to turn to a professional. Since the hair is short
time have been subjected to powerful effects (staining and
subsequent highlighting), there is a risk of permanently damaging them and
to dry up
How to care for melirovanny hair
- Care begins immediately after washing off the dye.
– it is necessary to apply a nourishing mask that will stick together the damaged
Scales of hair and make them smooth and docile.
- In the future, it is advisable to apply a hair mask for at least 2-3
times a week after washing.
- After each use of shampoo, be sure to use
balm or hair conditioner.
- To further nourish dry ends, you can
use means “for the tips of the hair.” Usually they
presented in the form of cream, serum or drops based on
- Experts recommend using a ruler
special means “for dyed” or “for melirovanny” hair
- After the highlighting procedure, it is extremely important to limit or
completely eliminate the use of a hair dryer and ironing, which contribute
further release of moisture from porous hair and their
to the withers. In the case of styling devices
It is advisable to use heat protection sprays or creams that create
invisible film on the hair.
- It is important to pay attention to the process of combing wet
hair, as they are the most fragile. Comb
their comb with wide teeth must be carefully, previously
untangling the strands with your fingers.
Read more about hair care and restoration after highlighting.
Thus, the procedure of highlighting previously dyed hair
possible to spend at home, subject to all rules,
first of all, it is competent daily hair care.
However, to obtain a guaranteed result
It is advisable to consult a specialist.