Friday, December 17, 2010

Natural Ways to Bleach Hair

Natural Ways to Bleach Hair


There are various ways to highlight your hair. One of the best options to bleach your hair is to go for some natural ways of hair bleaching. Also, it is the safest method to lighten hair color. Here are some natural ways to bleach your hair.

Natural Ways to Bleach Hair


The first natural method to bleach hair is to use sunlight. Wear sunscreen and protective clothing to avoid sunburn. Spend some time in the sun. Repeat this on a daily basis.

You can also use natural ingredients to get desired results. Some commonly used ingredients for hair lightening include:

Lemon Juice
Chamomile flowers
Rhubarb
Honey


Application of diluted lemon juice is an effective way to bleach hair color naturally. This method works great for blond or light brown hair. Mix lemon juice with some water and apply this mixture to the hair. Use this remedy on a regular basis.


Take 1 quart of boiling water. Steep ½ cup of chamomile flowers in it for 30 minutes. Strain the mixture and apply it over your hair. Leave on for about 15 to 20 minutes and then rinse.


Boil ¾ oz of powdered rhubarb with four cups of water for one hour. Stain the mixture. Use it whenever your want. .


Make a thick paste by mixing henna powder, chamomile powder and water. Apply it over your locks. Leave it on till it dries. Rinse your hair and sit in the sun.

You can also use a mixture of honey to bleach your hair. Mix ¾ cup of honey with 1½ cup of your favorite conditioner. Apply it over your damp hair. Leave on for about 6 to 8 hours and then rinse.

Now, use these tips to bleach your hair naturally at home.

Thursday, September 9, 2010

How to Bleach Hair to white at Home

How to Bleach Hair to white at Home

You can change your looks by using different types of hair coloring tips and tricks. Hair coloring is one of the important parts of any beauty regimen. There are many people those who want to bleach their hair to white. However, bleaching dark colored hair can be a difficult as well as risky task. First of all, keep this point in mind that the hair bleaching can cause severe damage to one's hair. Also, your have to give multiple sittings to get desired result. Here are some tips on how to bleach hair to white at home.

How to Bleach Hair to White

Things you’ll need

Plastic bowl

Rubber gloves

Good quality hair bleach kit

Method:


  • Use plastic bowl to mix the bleach as per the instructions of the manufacturer. Do not forget to wear rubber gloves while mixing and applying the bleach on hair. Also, never forget the hair test to check the reaction or side effects.
  • Divide your hair into several small sections.
  • Now, apply the mixture using a plastic brush. Start from the back side of your head, as it is said that the hair at that region is darker. Work from the tips and apply the bleach on the hair roots. You can also use a hair dryer to speed up the hair bleaching process.
  • Cover your hair with a shower cap.
  • Remove the bleach after 25 to 25 minutes and never leave the bleach in your hair for more than an hour.
  • Rinse off and use a good quality conditioner. Repeat the same process several times (not daily) to bleach hair white at home.

Note: - It is always better to talk with a hair expert before bleaching hair.

Friday, September 3, 2010

Tips for Bleaching Hair

Tips for Bleaching Hair

If you want to change your looks by altering your hair color then this article is for you. One can use hair bleach to alter/lighten his/her hair color. Hair bleaching is an excellent way of getting lighter tones on dark hair. Here are some tips for bleaching hair.


Tips for Bleaching Hair

  • Purchase a bleaching kit
  • Read all the instructions while mixing the bleach with the hydrogen peroxide. Try to avoid any type of mistake. Mixture should be neither too thick nor too thin.
  • Use rubber gloves to protect your hands from the effect of harsh chemicals.
  • It is always a right decision to do a strand test before the application of bleach. Just apply bleach to a small section of hair and wait for a few minutes. Check the color at every 2-3 minutes interval.
  • Apply the bleach, start from 1 centimeter away from the hair roots and move downwards. Cover up the entire hair except for the roots. Leave it on for about 10 minutes and then wash out the bleach with plain water.
  • Use a mild shampoo after bleaching your hair. Also, deep condition your hair.
  • Avoid bleaching on a regular or every day basis. Try to keep a gap of two to three days in between 2 bleaching sessions. Avoid pools with chlorine as they can turn your bleached hair unpleasant colors.

Make a good hair care regimen to keep the bleached hair in a healthy condition. It includes regular washing and regular conditioning of hair. Make your diet menu healthy by including lots of fruits, vegetables and other hair friendly foods in to it. Lastly, bleaching hair is a bold move. If done poorly, it can result in disappointment or even injury. But done well, it can give you an exciting new look.

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

How to Bleach Hair with Hydrogen Peroxide

How to Bleach Hair with Hydrogen Peroxide

You can use various methods to lighten up your hair. Using hydrogen peroxide for bleaching hair is an easy and affordable way to bleach your hair at home. You can easily change your hair color from brunette to lighter highlights or from redhead to strawberry blonde hair. Here are some tips on how to bleach hair with hydrogen peroxide.


How to Bleach Hair with Hydrogen Peroxide

  • Take a clean spray bottle and fill it with 3% hydrogen peroxide solution
  • Spray it over your hair and brush it properly with a comb. Or use a cotton ball to bleach a specific section
  • Leave it on for a 45 - 60 minutes to dry
  • Sit in the sun to speed up the hair lightening process
  • Now, wash your hair with cool water and use a good conditioner.

You can also use lemon juice to bleach your hair. One good thing about this method is that it can be used without any professional help. Just squeeze lemon juice directly on the hair and then let it dry with help of the sunlight. Rinse your hair to see the results.

Saturday, August 21, 2010

How to bleach Arm Hair with Lemon Juice

How to bleach Arm Hair with Lemon Juice

There are many ways to bleach your arm hair. One such way to bleach arm hair is to use lemon juice and sunlight. Lemon juice is a natural skin and hair lightener. Using lemon juice is an easy, simple, safe and inexpensive way to bleach arm hair. Here are some tips on how to bleach arm hair with lemon juice.

How to bleach Arm Hair with Lemon Juice

  • Apply lemon juice to the arm hair.
  • Sit in the sun for about 15 to 20 minutes to speed up the hair lightening process.
  • Wash it off with lukewarm water.
  • Use this remedy, several times to get desired result.

How to bleach Arm Hair with Hydrogen Peroxide

How to bleach Arm Hair with Hydrogen Peroxide

Using hydrogen peroxide is a classic and inexpensive way of bleaching arm hair. Hydrogen peroxide is loaded with skin/ hair lightening properties. You can easily use it to bleach your arm hair. Here are some tips on how to bleach arm hair with hydrogen peroxide.


How to bleach Arm Hair with Hydrogen Peroxide


  • Take a clean bowl.

  • Now make a mixture by combining ¼ cup of peroxide, half cup of ammonia and a few drops of lemon juice.

  • Mix all ingredients properly.

  • Apply the resultant mixture to your arm

  • Wait for 5 to 10 minutes and then wash off.

  • Use this recipe on a regular basis.
Note: - Do not over use it, as hydrogen peroxide is also a harsh chemical. Also, do a small test patch on an indiscriminate area to test for an allergic reaction.

Friday, August 20, 2010

How to Bleach Facial Hair with Hydrogen Peroxide

How to Bleach Facial Hair with Hydrogen Peroxide


There are many ways to bleach facial hair. One such way is to use hydrogen peroxide to bleach facial hair. According to me, bleaching hair naturally is a better option than removing the hair. Here are some tips on how to bleach facial hair with hydrogen peroxide.

How to Bleach Facial Hair with Hydrogen Peroxide

Things you’ll need:

Hydrogen peroxide
Lemon juice
Lavender oil
Rhubarb


Method:-

  • Cut the rhubarb in small pieces.
  • Place these pieces in a pot and add enough water to cover all the rhubarb.
  • Boil for 30 to 40 minutes.
  • Strain the liquid in a bottle.
  • Now, mix hydrogen peroxide, lemon juice and lavender oil.
  • Keep the resultant mixture in refrigerator.
To bleach hair with Hydrogen peroxide:

  • Wash your face with a herbal face wash to get rid of oils, dirt and other impurities from the face.
  • Now, apply the mixture over the hair which you want to bleach.
  • Leave on for few minutes.
  • Wash off
Repeat this procedure on a regular basis to lighten the facial hair.