How to enjoy a golden blonde color?
To turn into blonde from brunette is not always easy. That's why you don’t want your efforts to lighten your hair to become pointless, right? We will reveal in front of you the factors that make bleached hair lose its initial color, as well as several small tricks with which to help it shine like real gold.
Know that as soon as you become blondes you have "earned" an enemy – the chlorinated water. Chlorine might interact with your bleached hair and give it a very unpleasant greenish tinge. If you feel tempted to dip in the hotel pool during your summer holiday, better draw back your hair into a high bun, so it cannot get wet.
Or just put a cap and swim freely. If the threat is stalking you every time you take a shower, then you cannot avoid it, but you'll have to act post factum. For this purpose hoard with vitamin C / ascorbic acid / tablets and baking soda. Powder a teaspoon of the vitamin and dissolve it in half a liter of water. Rinse your hair with the liquid after bathing to neutralize the chlorine. Next time when you wash your hair, replace the ascorbic acid with a mixture of sodium bicarbonate and water (15 g./ 250 ml water).
No matter how beautiful color you have achieved after the coloring if you don’t take care your hair to be healthy, you won’t be able to keep the color for a long time. Note that when you make your hair lighter, you change its structure. That is why it will need specific care - gentle wash and deep nutrition to remain strong, soft and shiny.
If your hair is dyed in a darker shade of the blond color, you can take advantage of the amazing properties of some plants to give it beautiful golden hue:
- Pour about 200 grams of chamomile flowers with 1 liter of boiling water and let them soak for thirty minutes. Rinse your hair with the strained decoction and do not rinse it.
- Pour approximately 200 g onion flakes with a liter of boiling water and leave them in a water bath for half an hour. Strain the liquid and when its temperature decreases enough, wash your hair with it. Wrap your head with a towel and rinse after thirty minutes. Depending on its original color, your hair will acquire a pleasant golden or copper-gold hue.
- Chop 500 g rhubarb into small pieces. Add a liter of cold water to it and place it on the stove. Stir the boiling mixture periodically, while its quantity decreases to one half. Allow the liquid to cool down, strain it, and rub it in your hair. After a few minutes, rinse with water.
The natural remedies have milder effect, so be patient and apply them periodically until they fulfill their potential. There is an excellent solution in the form of long-lasting hair color cream for those of you who want to add gold in their hair instantly. With it you will enjoy not only beautiful color but also luminous glow and velvety softness.