New Beauty: Beat The Brass! brassy hair that is…
Cristophe lent his expert knowledge to New Beauty magazine about how to neutralize brassy hair. Explaining ways to avoid brassy colored hair by always having it professionally colored due to high peroxide content that might be present in at home kits.
“While peroxide lightens the hair is also sensitizes it. The more sensitized the hair, the more likely it is to turn brassy” and the best way to avoid this from happening is to have your hair professionally colored as the colorist understand the science behind hair tones and hair color.
And why brassy hair unfortunately cannot be prevented 100%.
“Hair oxidizes because of oxygen in the air, coupled with products ( as well as the sun, oxygen, minerals, and water). When the two fuse together the color fades. Think of how metal rusts when it is exposed to outside environmental factors for a prolonged period of time.”
Pick up the Winter/Spring 2012 issue of New Beauty for the full article and see photos of the article after the jump.