I Just Wanna Be Myself, And I Want You To Know, I Am My Hair

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Seeing as this post is about my hair I couldn't help but title the post with a few lyrics from Lady Gaga's song Hair.  I must admit I was never a huge fan but with her new album Born This Way I have a new found love for her.  Anyway, getting back to the point of this post, after my hair inspiration post a couple of weeks ago I decided to take the plunge and go brighter.  After trotting off to the shops for a hair lightening kit and some more red hair dye, I came home feeling nervous and excited.  I'm happy to say there was no need for the nervousness, and I survived the bleaching with all my hair intact.  It actually worked a lot better than I expected and lightened my hair quite a bit.  Unfortunately I didn't get a picture but it went a mixture of a yellow (almost white) blonde, with very pale orange and pink tones.  Luckily I didn't have to go anywhere the next day, because I didn't want to put the red dye straight on top.  So I waited until the next night to apply the red, so as not to damage my hair more than necessary.  I am pleased to report that (even though I'm sure it is) my hair doesn't feel damaged at all.  Here is the end result...


It does actually look a fair bit brighter in real life, but what do you think?

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11 comments

  1. love your hair colour!


    much love ♡

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  2. Love the hair colour, it really suits you :)

    Stacey xx

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  3. wow you did such a great job and brave too esp with the bleach I had such a bad bleach disaster years ago. The red suits you and it is such a striking colour xoxo

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  4. Great colour!
    Lovely blog is my first time here and I'll be back.

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  5. Love it! the colour is amazing, really suits you!
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  6. It really suits you :) You made a brave move and it paid off!

    Natalie x

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  7. Thank you for all your lovely comments :)

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  8. your hair looks amazing! i wish i suited it red boo :( xx

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  9. I love your red hair, it really suits you :)
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    let me know!!

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  10. Hi!!
    I really love your blog and your style! I follow you...
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  11. Oh, I really love your color! Which one did you use?

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