Category Archives: Hair Dye Recipes

Natural Dye For Red or Light Colored Hair

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I am a redhead. In the winter my hair darkens to almost auburn but with a lot of copper shades. Everyday in the summer I spend hours outside in the burning desert sun. Yes, I should wear a hat but..

Low on Cash? Dye Your Own Hair!

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Hair dye is coming under more and more scrutiny, due to the toxic nature of some of the chemicals used. While these dyes can do wonders for how you look, there are some natural methods that might work as well without the toxicity problem.

Homemade Tips for Hair Dyes

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How to make natural homemade hair dyes.

Lighten Your Hair the Safe Way Using Natural Products and Ingredients From Your Pantry

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Developed using a nasty concoction of abrasive chemicals, it isn’t surprising that some consumers have developed serious allergic reactions to the commercially made hair dyes that are on the market. For many women the toxicity of the colourant is a risk they are willing to take.

How To Lighten Hair Naturally

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Many of us who wish to lighten our hair color tend to make use of hair colors and hair dyes. But the chemicals in these products can sometimes prove to be harmful for our hair and skin.

Natural Remedies for Premature Gray Hair

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The growth of hair occurs in successive stages. At a certain point of time, some hair strands are at the resting stage, while others are growing.

Ways to Remove Hair Color

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There’s nothing like coloring your hair to make you feel and look new. A new hair color can do wonders to your confidence level, though not always. Sometimes, it can spell disaster. A color might look really good on the packet cover, but once you’ve used it the reactions might vary from “oh my God” to major depression. So, if you fall into this category, then we can suggest you some solutions to remove hair color.

How to Henna Your Hair

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Although we use henna as a hair color, it has wonderful side benefits. It thickens hair, and leaves it silky and strong. But you have to buy pure henna (or henna mixed with plant extracts that is clearly labeled). And you must do a strand test first.

Henna and Indigo Hair Dye

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Using henna and indigo for hair coloring can result in black, raven black, blue-black, purplish black or burgundy black hair. The exact color result depends upon your original hair coloring as well as how you use your henna and indigo in this process. Henna and Indigo application can be done in either a two-step or one-step process.

Hair Rinses

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Making your own hair rinse is a lot easier than you might think.

Grey Hair Dye Recipe

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Gray hair is not actually white or grey but is due to a lack of pigmentation and melanin.  Cells that are located in the base of the hair’s follicles slow, and eventually stop producing pigment. This causes the hair to lose color and appear gray or white because of the way light is reflected. To color your hair you don’t always need to use harsh chemicals. Below are some of the tried and true natural ways to color your hair.

Red Hair Dye Recipe

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Wash your hair with one of the following rinses.

How to enhance red hair.

How to Make Brown Hair Dye

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Are you looking for an easy and inexpensive home recipe to keep help retain your brown hair color and keep it looking healthy.. Try this easy homemade brown hair dye recipes.

How to Make Homemade Blonde Hair Dye

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Free Blonde Hair Dye Recipe – Wondering what to use to naturally dye your hair blonde? Our easy make it yourself Blonde Hair Dye recipe is all you need.

Do You Know These Hair Coloring Secrets?

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Coloring your hair is perhaps the quickest and most dramatic way to change your look. There are two types of hair dyes: permanent and semi-permanent, with variations of each.

Homemade Natural Hair Darkener – Dye

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Well, having developed a sensitivity to “phenyldiamine and other azo dyes” about 10 years ago, I was resigned to having grey hair. (I’m now 56).

However, I got fed up with it and decided to experiment.