February 25, 2019
Silver grey hair is the new millennial pink! Thanks to Google Trends, we can see that grey hair trend is taking over the island - thousands of British women are searching for chic silver grey hair dye and dark grey hair dye, and we couldn’t dismiss this request! In this blog post, you can discover how to dye your hair grey at home, find useful tips and get grey hair inspiration.
First of all, consider your skin tone. Silver grey hair will look best on olive and fair skin with yellow undertones. If you have a pink tone, your skin may appear red and irritated with a cool grey hue. So for you, it’s better to go for a peachy colour such as Metallic Rose Gold.
There’s also an amazing trick suggested by LA hairstylist Jessica Warburton who shared it in her interview for Matrix hair products:
Dark grey hair colour is more versatile. It will suit any skin tone except very pale skin. It may look tired with a grey background.
Brunettes wishing to achieve a light grey colour would need to strip out their natural colour with hair lightener first, and then apply the Silver Grey hair dye. Bleaching may be stressful for your hair, so try to lighten your hair safely and do it in a few sessions.
A safe alternative for brunettes would be metallic dark grey hair. You will only need to lighten your hair a few tones up! Plus, metallic hair dyes have added treatment Add-Plex that protects your hair bonds from aggressive chemicals.
Blondes, exhale! If you’re a natural light blonde, you can apply silver blonde hair colour straight away! If you don’t want to commit, try Ash Blonde Toner to add a cool tone to your hair.
As any pastel colour, pastel grey hair colour fades quickly, especially light grey. The less you wash your hair, the longer your colour will last. Invest in a quality dry shampoo and try to wash your hair twice a week to the limit.
Apply dry shampoo before going to the gym to skip washing your hair afterwards. When going to the shower, use a shower cap to protect your hair from water and additional sweat.
Use paraben-free hair products designed for coloured hair and find a nice purple shampoo/conditioner to maintain your silver grey hair.
April 02, 2020
Fiery, vibrant, dark or subtle, red hair is a real head turner! It's the high-impact hair colour that never goes out of style, but it’s also the toughest one to maintain. In this article, we explain the science behind this unique hue, plus share some secrets of making your red hair colour last longer.
February 12, 2020