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Bright pink or pastel? The hair needs to be lightened, and for pastels it will need to be quite a lot lighter. The only 'temporary' way to do it is to colour over it in Sept, and bleached hair doesn't always hang onto colour very well so it may become an ongoing project to keep it dark until the lighter hair grows out.