The hair dye L’Oreal Excellence is an anti drip which adds long-lasting color. It also offers a pre conditioner to help hair retain moisture. L’Oreal was founded in France in 1909 according to the company’s Web site, but the iconic ad “Because you’re worth it” began in the United States in 1973. L’Oreal is a reputable company whose products are popular choices for the care and hair color. If you dye your hair long is recommended to buy a second box of color.
Wash your hair at least a day before coloring. Use a moisturizing shampoo and a deep conditioner to leave it on for a few minutes.
Do a strand test on your hair. Mix a small amount of developer with a small amount of color. Sectioning a small amount of hair below the top layer. Apply the mixture to small tuft color and wait 20 minutes to see if the color has adhered and if you like. If not wait another 10 or 15 minutes and try again. If it looks good, wash section and proceed to hair coloring.
Prepare your hair. Take the pre conditioner box and apply in your hair. Leave it. This will help retain moisture and dye your hair.
Protect your skin and clothing. Place a towel around your neck and shoulders. Use a dark color if possible, so that any color spilled from showing. Put on gloves and read all instructions.
Mix color. Take the bottle of application, the developer and the color of the box. Pour the developer in the applicator bottle to line 2 oz (59 ml) and then poured color. Shake them well until the color is completely mixed.
Divide the hair into four parts. You can use tweezers to separate the sections . Make a center part from forehead to nape, then another ear on the top of the head. Clamps the sections .
Apply the color to your roots. Squeeze the bottle to dye on the roots of each section. Uses the detachable tip of the applicator brush and the fingers to work the color on the roots. Then use the tip of the brush to apply color to your locks, to the roots along the sides of your face and behind the ears, and the hair on the nape.
Drop the sectioned hair. Withdrawing the brush tip applicator bottle and replace it with another. Pour the remaining color through the hair. Use your fingers to work the dye along the hair to the ends. Make sure all the hair is covered especially in the back of your head.
Wait. Let the color set for the time determined by the color test you did before or used the recommended time on the box. Check the hair after the prescribed time and see if it has taken the color. Otherwise wait from 2 to 5 minutes.
Rinse hair with warm water and apply conditioner. You can use the conditioner that comes with your favorite color or but. Follow the directions on the product package. Rinse the conditioner with cold water to set the color.