1. Honey, nourishing and brightening
If you dream of a holiday blonde effect, that is to say hair lightened by a few tones, in a nice shades of shades with your original shade, these tips are for you!
But if you are looking for a precise effect, a perfectly controlled color of strands or an immediate result, it would be better to go to the salon to achieve a proper balayage.
2. Lemon, light and shine
This ingredient is no longer known for its soothing and restorative properties, but it also has a bleaching power. The reason ? Honey contains a little hydrogen peroxide (hydrogen peroxide).
If the concentration is very low, it is sufficient to act on the shade of the hair which it lightens towards caramel tones.
How to do ? Just apply honey (natural, pay attention to the composition) on the lengths and ends, and wait an hour before rinsing. If the application is difficult, you can dissolve the honey in a little mineral water. The effect is not immediate, but on the 3rd application, you will notice a real difference.
For a faster result, you can leave it on all night or expose your honey coated hair to the sun.
3. Chamomile, soft and illuminating
This is the trick cheap and efficient par excellence: make a mixture of ¾ lemon juice and ¼ water, and use it as a rinse water on the lengths (be careful not on the scalp to avoid irritation). Let pose 2 hours minimum, of which at least 30 minutes in the sun. The bleaching action is quite quick, and you will see the results in just one application. Be careful, lemon tends to make dry hair, it will therefore be necessary to compensate with nourishing care.
How to maintain your bleached hair?
If the hair care ranges for blonde hair are traditionally chamomile, it is no coincidence. This soothing flower has very gentle lightening properties. Just steep a handful of dried chamomile flowers in boiling water, and to use this herbal tea cooled in rinse water. You can also keep it in a spray bottle to make yourself a homemade spray to use whenever you want, even when your hair is dry. Most effective for boost efficiency chamomile? Exposure to the sun after applying your decoction.