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The One Thing Girls With Color-Treated Hair Should Never Do

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April 25, 2016

I’ve always been jealous of girls who can change the color of their hair like it’s no big thang. As someone with dark brown hair and skin so fair it’s basically translucent, I don’t think I could ever do more than a couple subtle highlights. Much to my disappointment, I’m no Kylie Jenner.

But color-treated hair is no walk in the park either. A lot of unique responsibilities are bestowed upon the hair-dye enthusiast. Special shampoo, for example. Actually, that sounds kind of fun, scratch that. The major thing to keep in mind when it comes to your color-treated hair is that you don’t wash it too often — wait, this is also awesome…

Experts recommend that you wash your color-treated hair no more than every two to three days.  An excuse to skip a wash or two? Count me in! Over-washing causes your color to fade faster (booo!) and dries it out. If your strands are feeling particularly greasy, opt for dry shampoo instead.

Now, look at these cool dye jobs:

 

Don’t forget to check out: The One Thing Girls With Long Hair Should Never Do and The One Thing Girls With Fine Hair Should Never Do

[Photo: Imaxtree]

 

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