Introduction – Hair Color Misfires And Backfires
I recently caught naturally brunette Demi Lovato on Ellen with newly minted summery blonde. As much as I love Demi and admire her talent, I honestly didn’t like her blonde tresses. I felt she was the victim of hair color misfires and backfires.
Even though I’ve attended cosmetology school and trust my own tresses to a professional colorist, I’ve been hating my own hair color every day since my last salon visit a few months ago due to a horrible hair color misfire.
The reality? Whether you color your hair yourself, or at the hands of a professional, you’re still at risk of hair color misfires and backfires. A seasoned professional colorist poses less of a risk then a DIY home color session, but mistakes may still happen. Even in the very best hair color hands.
Cause Of Hair Color Misfires And Backfires
Why do hair color misfires and backfires occur? There are a list of possibilities which might include, but aren’t limited to:
1. Spontaneous DIY Color Selection – You were seduced by the never ending row of beautiful women with gorgeous hair color smiling back at you from the packaging in the grocery or drug store. After spontaneously picking up a new box of hair color you applied it at home with the greatest of expectations.
Unfortunately the vibrant color on the box didn’t come close to matching they way it looked on your hair. Or even worse, it clashed with your skin and eyes give you a sickly pallor. Read the rest of this post »