Women are prone to transformations in appearance, especially many people like to change their hair color to another, darker or, conversely, light. Some want to become red-haired from a brunette, others just lighten their natural color by a few tones. This can be done with hydrogen peroxide.
It is necessary
- - cup (glass, porcelain, wood, plastic);
- - wooden stick;
- - cotton swab;
- - brush;
- - gloves;
- - hydrogen peroxide;
- - liquid soap;
- - bicarbonate of ammonium;
- - hair balm;
- - shampoo;
- - hairbrush.
Prepare the correct concentration of hydrogen peroxide solution. For thick coarse hair, take an 8-12% solution, for thin and thin hair, 4-8% is enough. The amount of peroxide diluted is also important. For a thick long hair, you need to prepare more lightening mixture. Focus on the following: 50-60 ml for medium length hair.
Now take a porcelain or glass cup, you can use a plastic one, a wooden one, as long as it is not made of metal that can chemically react with hydrogen peroxide. Also prepare a cotton swab, a brush and a wooden stick for mixing the mixture, gloves.
Dilute the required amount with water based on 30 ml of water 40 ml of peroxide, add 20 g of liquid soap and 1 tsp. ammonium bicarbonate. Stir with a wooden stick.
Lubricate the skin along the edge of your hair with cream and place a towel over your shoulders or cover with a sheet. Comb your hair, part with a parting. Start applying the brightening mixture. Do this quickly, as it works immediately after contact with the hair, and it can happen that the strands lighten unevenly.
First, moisten the back of your head, then quickly spread the bleaching mixture along the entire length with a cotton swab or brush, you can use a comb if you have short hair. Just remember that metal objects are prohibited.
After the peroxide is evenly applied to the hair, wait no more than 30 minutes. You cannot cover your head with polyethylene, and even more so with a towel - you can burn your hair. Follow the lightening process, when you get the tone you want, rinse the mixture with warm water. Then apply the balm for a couple of minutes and wash your hair.