If we talk about natural colors, the balayage candy appears first. Famous for its effect sun kissedit is the ideal technique to subtly lighten hair, simulating and perpetuating the bright reflections acquired by the sun.
We know, succumbing to light dyes – when you have dark hair – can impose a certain nervousness. However, as it is a discreet tone, it is the best option to take the leap. Still not convinced? We share with you the reasons to bet everything on this tone!
What dye to use for caramel balayage?
He balayage caramel stands out for diffusing the base color of your hair between shades of light brown and gold, achieving a discreet gradient with a natural appearance.
He balayage is a French technique designed to provide warmth, depth and volume, which consists of lightening the hair with luminous reflections – sweeping the color from the roots to the ends – done with freehand brushstrokes.
How do you make a caramel balayage?
If you want to wear a balayage, our recommendation is to have it done by a professional stylist, although you can also try doing it at home. Here we explain how!
- Perfectly brush your hair and make a zigzag parting in the center.
- Starting at the bottom, section the hair into sections. You will dye a strand yes and one no.
- Prepare the mixture and apply it to the desired strands, using the highlight brush. You will get a better result if you separate the strand well from the scalp.
- The application time depends on the natural color of your hair and the degree of bleaching desired.
- When the application time is over, rinse your hair with plenty of water and wash your hair as you normally do.
What is the caramel color dye?
Caramel hair is achieved by applying a light brown base (light or medium) and adding some shades golden blondes. According to hair colorimetrythe caramel is obtained with a dye number 7.3, although you can find it in a wide range that goes from 6.3 to 7.3.
Beyond its mesmerizing finish, the balayage caramel is the ideal color if you prefer not to overcomplicate. The reason? By blending discreetly with the color of your hair, it allows your hair to grow without requiring constant retouching and exhaustive maintenance.
In addition, it is perfect for lightening your hair without excessively mistreating it, since it does not require complete or complex bleaching. As if that were not enough, it is also an infallible technique for making hair contouringbecause it manages to redefine the face through the play of light and shadow.
The essential care to show off a radiant caramel balayage
Uses a specialized washing system
Invest in a specialized washing system, both to take care of the intensity of your coloration, and to mitigate and prevent damage. try the shampoo and TRESemmé Pro-Radiance Color Conditioner They are added with marula oil and resveratrol, a powerful antioxidant to hydrate, care for color and restore shine to colored hair. Its technology helps maintain a vivid and long-lasting color.
Give your hair an extra dose of moisture by including in your daily routine the Intensive Repair Line Super Conditioner 1 Minute. This product is perfect for hydrating your hair and repairing severely damaged fibers from the shower in just 60 seconds!
Give it constant maintenance
At least once a month, visit your trusted colorist to make the necessary touch-ups. It will help you keep a balayage intense and bright caramel.
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