Blondirovanie. Lightening dark and blond hair

Blondiroving is a technique for bleaching natural hair pigment using certain chemical compounds. Each girl sooner or later thinks about changing the color of the hair. Many give a clear preference for light shades of hair. To date, discoloration is available at any beauty salon. Also, this procedure can be done at home.

Best of all blondy give in to light brown or light curls. From the first time you can achieve the desired result.

Blondirovanie hair on dark hair is carried out in two or more stages. After the first procedure, the color of the locks acquires a chestnut or reddish hue. After some time, the process repeats, but to achieve perfect white, as a rule, does not work, somehow remains a yellowish tint. Therefore, it will be safer to blonding dark hair to a specialist. Red-haired girls, as well as owners of dark curls, it is not easy to achieve the leaching of natural pigment.

Blonding short hair no different from the procedure for long curls. It is important to remember that lightening greatly damages the structure of the hair. Therefore, if the owners of short hair structure is thin, but in themselves they are brittle or dry, then it is better to refrain from the procedure.

Features of the procedure of blonding in the cabin

Before lightening, as well as on the eve of highlighting, it is recommended not to wash your hair for one to three days. The time depends on the type of hair and how fast it becomes fat. Created sebaceous film will protect the curls from the harmful destructive effects of chemical agents. Also do not use any cosmetic substances on the eve of blonding: varnish, foam, gel, wax, etc. These funds can have a negative impact on the result of staining.

Before painting the master prepares a professional mixture, which includes blondoran and brightener. The latter has a different percentage composition: 3−12%. The darker the natural pigment of the colored strands, the higher the concentration of the brightener used. The specialist applies the mixture to the strands for 15–50 minutes. The aging time depends on the color of the curls and on the desired result. For improvement of result put a hat on the head.

In the next step, the curls are washed using a special shampoo to remove yellowness. After that, apply a professional balm to soften the hair and facilitate combing.

After the procedure is recommended to cut split ends.

Types of Blonde

Classic blonding brightens the hair for a couple of tones. For the procedure, you can use Blondoran with an oxidizing agent or a special hair dye. The second method will be safer, but only suitable for fair-haired young ladies.

Radical Blonde is a complete washout of the natural pigment. The result is a cool white color. This method is very damaging to the hair.

The Scandinavian point resembles highlighting, it combines the use of cold light tones at the roots and the transition to darker tones to the tips of the curls.

Platyfries. The same technique is used as in the Scandinavian blonding, only the shade is used - ash-silver blonde. He is well suited blond or brown-haired, but not recommended for brunettes and red.

Clarification techniques

"Zigzag". Curls cheat on curlers. At the same time used curlers of different sizes. Then dye mixtures are applied to the hair - one may be lighter, the other slightly darker, but it is important that they are the same color. Such a play of shades will add volume and density to a head of hair.

"Strainer". This technique allows you to give the curls a natural look of sun-bleached strands. It differs from the rest of the technician method of applying dyes. First, an oxidizing agent is applied on the top of the head, then the powder mixture is distributed over the entire length, then the oxidizing agent is again and the process is completed by applying a toning agent.

"Laces"or cotton technology. This is the most gentle method of clarification, since not all curls are lightened. It is well suited for weakened hair. The curls are twisted in the form of a cord and an ink mixture is applied to them. Or wind the strands on pre-soaked clarifier cotton pads.

Home blonding

The safest and safest way is hair bleaching in a beauty salon. Discoloration of hair at home is a rather complicated process that will require effort, money, time and, of course, unnecessary worries. Prior to the procedure, it is necessary to purchase a clarifying compound. Be it widespread Blondex or other means, you need to follow the instructions. And it is better to choose the clarification of 3-4 tones, as mixtures of 6−8 tones can be very damaging curls.

Before direct clarification you need to prepare:

  • Cape to protect clothes.
  • Comb with wide teeth, in order to separate the strands.
  • Gloves, since not all manufacturers, they are included in the package.
  • A brush that needs to be applied to the hair.
  • Non-metallic container for combining powder with oxidizer.
  • A clock, and better an alarm clock, to control the time of exposure of chemicals to hair.

Procedure for home blonding:

  • Wear gloves.
  • Prepare the ink mixture according to the instructions. As a rule, for this it is necessary to mix the powder with an oxidizing agent in a non-metallic container.
  • Cover your shoulders with a cape.
  • Lubricate the forehead, temples, skin around the hair with a greasy cream. This will protect against the chemical effect of the clarifier.
  • Apply 2/3 of the mixture to dry unwashed strands. You should start from the neck and gradually move to the crown. The roots at this stage should not be painted.
  • Wait 15-30 minutes. Duration depends on the natural color and the desired result. The darker the pigment, the longer the exposure time of the brightener.
  • Apply the remaining mixture to the root part and wait another 10-20 minutes.
  • Wash hair with warm water using shampoo.
  • Apply a restorative balm or mask.

After the blonding procedure, the curls need a certain care, as they become dry, brittle, weakened. Split ends must be cut. It is important to avoid unnecessary blow-drying or the use of curling, ironing. Preferred to be dried curls naturally. It is necessary to constantly nourish the hair: make regenerating masks and apply balms to damaged hair.