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I colour my hair a medium/dark brown. But either I'm not very good at it or/and it fades out too quickly and nearly always looks patchy!
I don't have greys, not that I can see, but my root hair is quite resistant to colour so I have to use a permanent colour, but still the colours fade after a number if weeks.
I've recently tried superdrugs own colour in a medium brown. It went on quite nicely, the mixture was quite runny, which I initially thought was good as I could massage it all in & get good coverage, but although the colour was/is nice, I can see its still a bit patchy in places.
Anyway so for next time I'm wanting a foam colour. I've tried John frieda before, but they come out quite dark don't they? I'm wanting a medium/dark brown but not black. And I don't want any red or plum tones either. Has anyone tried clairol nice & easy foam one? and what shades? Thanks in advance x
i need to do my roots every 3 weeks and noticed the other day that i had a good 2 inches of roots that i had missed the last time i done them luckily it was a t the back of my ear so not noticeable but much prefer normaly dye
Yes i used to use the clairol foam and it went patchy, it was a mess when i finally went to get it sorted at the hairdressers. The ends ended up darker than the roots as well even after touching up and following the instructions.
I have quite thickish hair & it's a couple if inches below shoulder length. I usually use 2 boxes of dyes, to make sure I get enough coverage, but I think as time has gone on I'm just getting fed up of doing it myself & becoming more cack-handed at it.
Trouble is although they are permanent dyes they never seem to last! So after 5 weeks or so the colour has faded up & my hair looks wishy washy & dry. And my root hair, although I can't see it as grey (naturally auburn) just seems quite resistant to some dyes, you can literally see it when I apply a colour to my roots, just doesn't take, it's like water of a ducks back! And no matter how long I leave a colour on the root area first then do the lengths, my root area always remains lighter than the rest of my hair, drives me nuts!
I'd go to a salon, but a) the cost & b) not always 100% result.
I do like the shine you get after using nice & easy colour, but I've heard mixed reviews about their foam colours. I wonder if I should go for a darker colour, like the one fluffy said, then it'll take longer to fade up, just scared of it going black! Can't do black! It's darkish now, but just a tad patchy.