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How to get hair Dye out hair.

Hi,

Yesterday i dyed my hair "Dark Brown" but its turned out Jet black. Really black as the night sky. Is there anyway to get it out? I dont think its one of them what comes out in so many washes aswell. arrghh.

Can anyone please help??

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You can't.
Reply 2
Go in the bath and soak your hair, also using head and shoulders or washing up liquid is meant to help. Basically it will fade with time but the more you wash it the quicker this will happen.
Reply 3
I did this last week. :s-smilie:

Head and shoulders shampoo is really good for stripping hair of dark dye, and it doesn't make it brittle.

Wash your hair with this for a few days which will lighten it, then if you decide you want to dye it again choose a lighter colour because they always go darker than they seem.
Reply 4
I had so much hair dye in my hair that I had to have it stripped at the hair dressers (dark cherry red/dark purple since I was 15, and I have natural ginger *strawberry blonde* hair)- included a lot of chemicals, bleaching it, then glossing it so that it didnt go platinum blonde or something. If you're willing to splurge out on doing it to get rid of the 'black hair' altogether then there is that option, or like it has been suggested, head and shoulders is quite good at stripping the hair colour out, plus it is always darker that you think at the beginning but as you wash it, the hair does get lighter. Best of luck :smile:
It'll fade :smile:
This has happened to me so many times when dyeing my hair a dark brown.
Just use head and shoulders over a few days - strips the colour, of johnsons baby shampoo.
Not only will it strip the colour, but your hair will look shiney and gorgeous!
Use Dish Washing Soap. :smile:
You can fade it slightly, but you'll have to grow it out.

I've seen it happen so many times. I intentionally use a dark brown dye to get black hair!
Ilora-Danon
You can fade it slightly, but you'll have to grow it out.

I've seen it happen so many times. I intentionally use a dark brown dye to get black hair!


When I try and get black hair with black dye, it just goes brown!
emmielociraptor
When I try and get black hair with black dye, it just goes brown!
You should try L'oreal Castings in Natural Dark Brown - I've been using it for about 6 years. Alternatively, the L'oreal Castings Creme Gloss in Ebony is also a very natural looking black.
Mix lemon juice and conditioner together and add extra juice to the ends - it should make your hair go lighter without doing damage. If it works the first time, just repeat - thats what i was adviced anyway!
Fairy up liquid! I did the exact same thing a couple of weeks ago. Washed my hair with fairy up liquid a couple of times, (shampooing and conditioning as usual afterwards) and it's faded already.

Failing that...I fake tanned so it didn't look as dark against my skin. Worth a try. :redface:
Reply 12
apparently Wash & Go fades hair dye!
Reply 13
aww. i dye my hair black for it to be a nice dark brown shade in a few weeks after. you'l just have to wait abit and dye it with a medium brown?
Fairy washing up liquid can help fade it. Just wash your hair in it a few times. It can lighten it.

When you put the dye on did you have "old" dye on your hair already?

The picture on the box (and the name of the shade) is really just a guide and the outcome depends on your hair type and the colour of your hair - as well as whether or not you have another dye on there already. If you do, and put another one on it will automatically go darker even if the dye is meant to be pretty light as you get a build up of colour on there - and colour does not lighten colour, it only makes it darker.

Do you know if what you used was a permanent or a semi permanent dye?

If you want to do it again, or if you're thinking about putting another colour on there to actually end up brown (and if you would, always wait 48 hours at least in between each dye) do a strand test like instructed in and on the box. That way you will get an indication of how long to leave it on for (if you leave it on for too long it will go darker - unless you use a Perfect 10 from Nice n Easy as that will only have to be used for 10 minutes) as well as the outcome colourwise.

If you can't get the colour to fade, and it was a permanent dye, your only option, if you don't want to wait for it to grow out, is to go to the salon and have your hair stripped and repigmented before you can do anything else with it.
Reply 15
head and shoulders should help it
'intomswonderland'' are u a mcfly fan??:P
emmmmm
head and shoulders should help it
'intomswonderland'' are u a mcfly fan??:P


:yep: It's often not considered to be the coolest of things to admit to, but hey, I'm seeing them 14 times in 3 months now so... I guess it would be madness to deny it. Besides, I'm proud of it! ha!
Reply 17
InTomsWonderland
:yep: It's often not considered to be the coolest of things to admit to, but hey, I'm seeing them 14 times in 3 months now so... I guess it would be madness to deny it. Besides, I'm proud of it! ha!

noo its cool..your lucky!i have never seen them live or met them
i am a dougie fan,though i dont really listen to them lately,but whne the new album was out i was a crazy fan!:smile:
are u a street teamer?
emmmmm
noo its cool..your lucky!i have never seen them live or met them
i am a dougie fan,though i dont really listen to them lately,but whne the new album was out i was a crazy fan!:smile:
are u a street teamer?


Oh they're great when you meet them. Very down to earth and polite. Dougie gets scared easily though but people really respect that most of the time and all he needs to do is just whimper a bit and people give him space to breathe and grab Harry or Tom.

I am yeah, but I'm hardly ever on the comm as I mod the official boards instead. :smile:
Reply 19
InTomsWonderland
Oh they're great when you meet them. Very down to earth and polite. Dougie gets scared easily though but people really respect that most of the time and all he needs to do is just whimper a bit and people give him space to breathe and grab Harry or Tom.

I am yeah, but I'm hardly ever on the comm as I mod the official boards instead. :smile:

really ?i am too!whats ur username?if u dont wanna say its cool
yeah i know doug is quite shy,thats why he is so cute<3

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