How to lighten hair at home
The procedure of lightening hair requires care and painstaking approach. For lightening the dark pigment of the hair is removed from its upper layer and replaced by a lighter. To lighten hair at home, first of all, to resort to traditional methods. The safest remedies are chamomile, yogurt and honey.
2 tablespoons dry chamomile flowers pour 200 ml of boiling water, cover tightly and let stand. After the broth has cooled, it should drain. This liquid you can rinse your hair after washing head. Decoction of chamomile can also make a lightening mask. Then, in the cooled decoction should be added 60 grams of glycerin. Apply the mixture on dry hair. Covering the head with a towel, wearing a plastic cap or bag. The mask should hold for 40 minutes, then wash your hair with shampoo.
A good brightening effect of the mask of honey. Before applying honey, you need to wash your hair with shampoo, adding a ¼ teaspoon of baking soda. Then the hair should be thoroughly dry. Honey before applying gently reheat in a water bath. After applying the mask to the head to wrap. To achieve a good effect mask should be kept on your hair for up to 10 hours, so this procedure is better done at night. Then the head should be washed with regular shampoo. The use of honey allows to achieve lightening hair 3 tones.
To lighten hair at home you can make a kefir mask. Just a little warm yogurt and apply it on dry hair on all length. To wash my hair before applying a mask is not necessary. Then cover your head and leave the mask for 1 hour.
You can also do the bleaching with the help of special paints. But they should be used very carefully.
How to tint hair at home
Hair tinting means dyeing with light toning means gentle hair. You can tint hair coloring special means or with special shampoos.
When toning after bleaching, you should select the color closest to your natural hair color, but it needs to be 1-2 tones darker. It is worth remembering that natural colors do not paint over bleached hair, so it is better to choose brown. It is also important to know that on bleached hair as the result of the rendering will turn out a lighter shade than you have chosen.
Before tinting hair wash with regular shampoo (without conditioner) and lightly dry. Then start to apply paint. To do this, divide the hair into 4 zones: a parting from ear to ear and parted from the middle of the forehead to the neck. First apply the color to bleached hair to the back of the head, then on the area of the face. And only after that to the roots. Time the hair dye depends on the dye, an average of 20 minutes. Wrap the head is not necessary. After time well rinse the paint with water and rinse hair with your normal shampoo.