How to clarify hair of black color

How to clarify hair of black color

It is impossible to clarify hair of black color from the first usually. To achieve the necessary shade and not to burn them, clarification is carried out gradually, each time painting hair lighter shades.

It is required to you

  • - hair-dye;
  • - oxidizer;
  • - the clarifying powder;
  • - foil;
  • - remover.


  1. Paint hair the professional paints which are on sale in shops of hairdresser's accessories. They are not much more expensive than class paints of massmarket. Professional paints give that shade which was in palette on hair. Besides, they not so strongly spoil hair that it is important at clarification of black hair.
  2. If your hair have not been painted before, then choose paint 2-3 tones lighter than your natural. To learn your tone, take palette of hair-dyes in shop and compare hair color in you scorch with yours. If your tone 3, paint to you it is necessary 5-6 tones if you have the 5th tone, 7-8, etc.
  3. Buy 9% oxidizer to paint. Usually paint mixes up with oxidizer in the ratio 1:1, i.e. on paint tube in 60 ml you need 60 ml of oxidizer. Series of special blondes (12th tone) mixes up with oxidizer in the ratio 1:2. Read the instruction to paint or take an interest at the seller how many oxidizer is required to you.
  4. Apply paint on clean dry hair. Sustain the put time and wash away. If you are going to clarify once again hair, then make interval in 2 weeks.
  5. You can gradually clarify black hair highlighting. For its carrying out mix the clarifying powder and 12% oxidizer in the ratio 1:1. Powder and oxidizer are also on sale in shops of professional cosmetics. Cut foil strips 10-12 cm wide and about 30 cm long Take thin lock of hair, enclose under it foil. Apply paint on hair and wrap foil upward to roots. Repeat the same with other hair. Wash away paint from hair in 30-40 minutes. Do the following highlighting in 3-4 weeks on other locks of hair. Gradually all hair will be clarified, and it will be necessary to streak only radical zone.
  6. If your hair have been painted in dark color before, then make remover. Get special means for this purpose in shop. They can be called means for the decapage, proofreaders of color, emulsions for removal of resistant paints. Apply on dry hair structure for dekapirovaniye (remover), sustain time specified in the instruction and then wash hair with water. Together with remover from hair the pigment will be removed. If paint was washed up insufficiently, then apply remover repeatedly already on moist hair.
  7. After remover if the received color does not suit you, clarify hair resistant paint. For clarification on 1 tone use 6% oxidizer, on 2-3 tones - 9%.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team