You will need
- Paint, oxidizer, gloves, brush for painting, water, henna.
Because of the diversity of colors to get the desired red color is quite difficult. Besides, after painting it quickly fades and loses some of its appeal much faster than other shades. So be prepared for a thorough hair care and embellishment as the obliteration of the paint.
Buy permanent paint of red color that fits you. Remember that the next shade depends to a large extent on your natural hair color. If you have dark hair, colored hair will also be dark. Of course, you can achieve a nice deep red or copper overflow. But if you are the owner of blond hair, after painting you can count on a brighter hue. Dilute the paint in accordance with the recommendations in the instructions. Put on gloves, pick up a brush and start painting.
First, paint the strands of the top, then go to the back of the head and down below. The frontal and temporal strands of paint in the last turn. For uniformity guide the comb through the hair from root to tip. Leave dye on hair for the desired period of time and then rinse off with shampoo. Note that the maximum time you can leave the dye is 40-45 minutes. Be very careful in the handling of paint, because it can ruin clothing, carpets or tile house. So before painting, wear a shirt darker, and sprinkles on the shoulders of the towel. Keep in mind that after dyeing, it is possible that these things have to be thrown away.
If you have no firm belief about what color suits you, experiment with toning shampoos. After all, they are hair dye without ammonia and hydrogen peroxide. This weak staining is washed off after one to two weeks. But you have the opportunity during this time to evaluate the resulting color. Another advantage of coloring means that they are very affordable. As soon as the intensity of the color after the tonic will become weaker, the hair can be painted another way.
In order to give hair a beautiful copper colour, use henna. The advantage of this tool is that it is all natural, so it does no harm to hair. However, the color is stable and after the henna it is already difficult to change. So, buy a packet of henna, open it, pour the powder in a container and fill it with boiling water. Flow to the hair to shoulder: 45 grams of henna. High quality product immediately after dilution becomes red shade. If you want to have additional hair appeared shiny, add a solution of 1 tbsp vinegar or 1 tsp lemon juice. Keep in mind that quite often the henna colors hair a very bright shade.
Carefully comb the hair and lightly moisten them. Apply the henna warm on partings and distribute through the hair. Try to paint over the roots and hair evenly. Then wrap all hair in a plastic cap and cover with a warm towel. If you want to get a bright hue, keep the henna on for at least 50 minutes. If you want a copper overflow, leave the henna on the hair for 20-30 minutes. Wash off of the hair of the water with vinegar. For this pre-dissolve in water a tablespoon of vinegar. When the water becomes clear, stop the procedure rinsing. In contrast, staining of paint, do not use the shampoo in this day and for 3-4 days after coloring. This is necessary to secure the result.
Do not paint in red color gray hair, as the tone can become pink.
The first time paint the hair red at the salon. This is especially true in cases where the hair has been dyed.