Strawberry Blondes and Gray Hair
Q: I hope you can help me. My natural hair color is strawberry blonde, and I started to color my hair before I was turning gray, there were a few hints of gray. And I've been coloring my hair close to my natural color ever since. Now I want to go gray.
What can I do in the mean time, during the transition? My hairdresser told me that we strawberry blondes do not gray very well. Do you have any suggestions? And I hope you can help. Thank you so much.
The other option is to use a temporary or semi-permanent haircolor to cover the gray in your new growth until it has grown out fully. The downside of temporary haircolor is that it requires reapplication after every shampoo and therefore is somewhat high maintenance. Using a semi-permanent haircolor would allow you more time between color applications and give you the same results.
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