TOP TIPS: PROTECTING YOUR HAIR COLOUR

We all know the score, you've just had your hair done and you want to keep it looking salon ready. Looking after your colour is so important; no one wants faded hair after only a few washes. Follow our top tips for protecting coloured hair.

Shampoo your coloured hair less frequently. By shampooing your hair just 2 or 3 times a week and never more than every other day will massively help colour from fading. It will also help retain your hairs natural oils. These oils help with its condition and health of your coloured hair.

Be careful with what products you use on your hair. You wouldn't wash your best dress in washing up liquid would you? The same principal applies to your hair. Using good quality products your colour, Many high street brands contain ingredients that are likely to strip and dry your hair.

Here at Venus we use Milkshake and all their products contain ingredients to help keep your colour locked in.

Turn down the heat. You wouldn't think it but as little as turning down the temperature on your shower, you can prevent colour fading. Super hot water sucks colour out of your hair faster because it opens the surface of the hair strand which causes colour molecules to escape.

 

Avoid chlorine on those coloured tresses. Chlorine is a chemical that the hair hates! Try applying a leave in conditioner before you go in the pool to protect your colour. Even better, wear a swim cap and use leave in conditioner.

Our favourites are Milkshake's Incredible Milk or for those of you with finer hair, try Milkshake's Leave In Conditioner.

Turn down the heat. You wouldn't think it but as little as turning down the temperature on your shower, you can prevent colour fading. Super hot water sucks colour out of your hair faster because it opens the surface of the hair strand which causes colour molecules to escape.

Avoid chlorine on those coloured tresses. Chlorine is a chemical that the hair hates! Try applying a leave in conditioner before you go in the pool to protect your colour. Even better, wear a swim cap and use leave in conditioner.

Our favourites are Milkshake's Incredible Milk or for those of you with finer hair, try Milkshake's Leave In Conditioner.

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