Lavender, pastel pink hair tutorial

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The easy way to Mermaid worthy hair
 

Step one: Get your roots done and then Choose your hairdye.
 
 
I’ve found mixing brighter colours works better and you get more for your money as you only need to use a little! I’m currently LOVING midnight blue directions and cyclamen crazy colour.
 
Step 2: Mix with conditioner
 
 
I use Lush conditioner as its thick and because you leave it on for a while it acts as a masque. Put a substantial amount of conditioner in a mixing bowl, add a little of the blue and a tiny bit of the pink until you have the colour you want, it should be similar to the colour above for a lavender colour.
 
Step 3: Apply
 
 
Apply all over your hair in sections and comb through, leave it on for 30 minutes. 
 
Step 4: Mix your pink for the dip dye.
 
 
With what hair dye you have left add another drop of the pink, mix & add more until it has a visible pink tone, remember you can always add more but you can’t take anyway!
Rinse the lavender out of your hair thoroughly and towel dry. 
Add the pink to the very ends and work up a couple of inches, make sure the ends are completely covered and rub in. Leave for 15 to 20 minutes and rinse out a few times to make sure there is no conditioner left.
 
 

And there you have it! Really easy and you can vary the amounts of dye you use to get your desired effect and remember if it is darker than you want just wash it and it’ll fade quick snap.

 

16 Comments

  1. Petit Promise May 16, 2013 / 1:23 pm

    I've just heard about the wonders of Argan oil! Really want to try out Organix. Your hair looks so healthy and gorgeous x

    petitpromise.blogspot.co.uk

  2. Robyn Viav May 17, 2013 / 9:52 pm

    Wow! Your hair looks so light weight. Feathery! Organix is great cause it's sulfate free. Gonna buy some next time round i think!
    Found you via bbunch blog! Following you now via bloglovin' 🙂
    Robyn viav x vintageisavirtue blog

  3. peachpowxo May 17, 2013 / 10:30 pm

    Love your blog! I found you via the Bloggers Bunch blog hop 🙂
    Loving your hair colour, I wish I could go this light. Very fresh!

    Tamsyn-Elizabeth
    Peachpowxo

  4. Gemma-Louise May 18, 2013 / 9:22 pm

    Wow! Very brave. I saw your first pic and was like wow her hair is lovely! Then saw your newly died hair and was like wow, that really suits her! It looks lovely on you hun, fair play for being brave enough to do it :). I found you on #bbunch bloghop chick :). I hope you like my blog!

    http://gemsi2011.blogspot.com
    @GemsGemz86

  5. Sami Lou May 18, 2013 / 10:41 pm

    Your hair is perfection!!!! Wow!!!! I don't think I'd have the courage to go for a colour that light, but it works so well with your skin tone. Found your blog via the #BBunch blog hop 🙂 lovely to meet you! I'm Sami from thatredheadinthecorner.blogspot.co.uk xx

  6. Natasha May 19, 2013 / 7:32 pm

    Hi, I love your blog, I found it on the blog hop, really glad i did!! I use the colour crazy dye on my dip dyed extensions and created tie dye, such good dye to use!
    Natasha
    adesignrookie.blogspot.com

  7. thankfifi May 20, 2013 / 2:45 pm

    beautiful amanda

    Thankfifi
    p.s. thanks so much for your sweet comment – bare midriffs all the way!x

  8. Emma Martin May 20, 2013 / 7:26 pm

    AWW it looks so cute and dare I say it a bit hipster… It really suits you! And I LOVE LOVE LOVE the background with the colourful cats HAHA!!! I came from the bloghop, I am a follower! <3

    wwww.glitterandwishes.blogspot.com

    Emma xx

  9. honey pop May 20, 2013 / 8:16 pm

    oh my god!! cant believe you called my hair hipster?! hahahhaaa GADS. I think im the least hipster person i've ever met. anyway.

    Glad u like the cats at least!

    Ive had a look for your blog and cant find it?

    Kisses xxx

  10. Ashleigh May 21, 2013 / 2:10 pm

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  11. TheCupThief- Laura August 26, 2014 / 2:59 pm

    I really want to try this at home!! I've finally found some Crazy Colour in Australia- I'll let you know how it goes. xx

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