How to be painted ashy color

How to be painted ashy color

Ashy color has set of variations: from stylish light to pronounced steel shade. To become the owner of ashy hair, it is necessary to carry out permanent coloring.

It is required to you

  • Hair-dye, oxidizer, gloves, clips, hairpins, brush for painting, water.


  1. There is wrong opinion that only blondes can dye hair in ashy color. Actually natural fair-haired and even chestnut-colored hair well give in to ashy coloring. It is necessary to be more carefully that who has already painted hair in red or chestnut shade. Instead of ashy can greenish or violet color will turn out. Therefore it is recommended to brunettes and brown-haired women when painting in ashy to make washing of hair from last color.
  2. For giving to hair of ashy shade buy special resistant paint. Prepare dye as it is recommended in the instruction. Now arm with brush for painting and distribute pigment evenly on all length of hair. Begin coloring with the top, separating lock behind lock. Then you move down to nape and further. Execute coloring of side locks. Paint temporal, frontal locks and bang in the last turn. Keep paint on hair the ordered time, wash away water and wash hair shampoo. After that put the conditioner.
  3. Consider that coloring badly influences condition of hair: they become dim and lifeless. Therefore a month before coloring conduct course of intensive therapy: do various moisturizing masks for hair and use medical balms. So, hair will be prepared for coloring.
  4. After a while after coloring ashy color can give yellowish shade. That to prevent it use the tinting ashy hair shampoos. Coloring means will also help to eliminate the green shade which has turned out after coloring. Often one procedure of toning not to solve problem. However the course of procedures with coloring shampoo will forever remove yellowness and other undesirable colors.
  5. The first time is recommended to carry out coloring in ashy color at the expert to learn all subtleties of the procedure. Professionals recommend to carry out lamination of hair after painting them in ashy color. Such procedure will allow to keep beautiful shade for a long time: up to three months and more. If you have dark hair, in the beginning it is recommended to make clarification. Apply the clarifying medicine on hair on all length, but do not touch roots yet. You hold clarifier half an hour, and after that apply it on roots and comb hair hairbrush from roots to tips. In 20 minutes wash out hair with shampoo. Carry out clarification only on dirty hair.
  6. Approximately in month after coloring the roots of hair already considerably grow. Then the difference between shades becomes visible. It is necessary to repeat the procedure of coloring. But this time it is required to paint over only roots. Use paint of the same shade and take into account that now you need to paint natural hair. Therefore the shade can differ all the same if you carried out coloring on the clarified hair. In this situation it is necessary to repeat the procedure of clarification. And only then to paint roots in ashy shade.
  7. Because of continuous chemical influence the ashy hair demand special care. Surely apply vitamin masks to food of hair, wash hair only with soft water, and rinse with extracts of useful plants.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team