People often think that gray hair appears when you are older, however, this is not the case. Gray hair is due to genetics, which is why a young person can also have this white hair. These are very unpleasant for some people, and that is why they decide to dye their hair the same color in order to hide them. To dye gray hair you do not need to go to the hairdresser, you can do it in a few minutes in your own home. It is recommended that you ask a friend or family member to help you, but it is also possible to do it by yourself. Here we explain how to dye gray hair at home.
You will need to:
- Latex gloves
- Hair comb
Steps to follow:
Buy the color dye with which you want to cover gray hair, and choose one with ingredients that nourish and strengthen the hair. If you have a few gray hairs, choose a semi-permanent dye to hide them and not damage your hair.
In case you have full gray hair, opt for a permanent dye and a light color, since in dark colors gray hair is more noticeable when it grows back due to the contrast
When you already have the dye, put on latex gloves and clothes that you are not wearing in case you get to stain it
Prepare the dye as directed on the container.
Apply moisturizer to the forehead, ears, and nape of the neck so that the dye does not stain the skin in these areas.
Then separate the hair into sections and start dyeing the areas where there is grayer, in this way they will darken first and then the rest of the hair.
To spread the dye throughout the hair, after applying the dye, comb the hair with a close-toothed comb.
Let the dye work for the amount of time indicated on the package, then rinse with lukewarm water.