Can I just bleach my hair and not dye it? No, it isn’t advisable to dye wet hair after bleaching. The bleaching process makes your hair brittle, dry and prone to breakage. By coloring your hair immediately, the bleach may cause further damage.
Is bleaching your hair the same as dying it? Colouring and bleaching your hair involves the use of a chemical process to change the appearance of your hair colour. Bleaching lightens your natural hair colour while colouring involves changing the colour of your hair.
What can I do instead of dyeing my hair?
- Carrot juice. Try carrot juice if you want to give your hair a reddish-orange tint.
- Beet juice.
- Lemon juice.
- Chamomile tea.
How can I bleach my hair without damaging it?
- Apply conditioning hair treatments and masks before and after the process to keep your hair moisturized.
- Use a low-volume bleach developer, never higher than 20 volume, and ensure it doesn’t sit on your head for too long to prevent breakage.