Friday, March 16, 2012

A Completely Different Direction

I've done so many hair posts here on my blog. From pink hair, to all kinds of other pastels, long hair, short hair. Now I have a new idea: Punk and dark with light blue streaks. Like a combination of these looks:
via: one, two
I really like super short, choppy bangs. But my hesitation is Color+Summer. I want to be outside and in the pool All The Time. And not worry about upkeep of a 'do. KWIM? So many ladies in the blogisphere have colorful, fun hair. But do they go to water parks?

5 comments:

  1. I say go for it! Just got to keep the hair up.. but with light blue.. I can see it during silver ish? That could be nice too.

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  2. That would be super cute! I love colorful hair, but I change my mind so much that I just can't do it. Besides, Starbucks says no to unnatural hair colors.

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  3. There is easy stuff you can do to stretch the life of your color and keep it from fading in the sun in a bad way. I use to do my hair like that when we lived in Florida and I spent all year in the sun collecting skin damage. Darker colors get nice natural looking highlights (i always went s shade darker than i wanted) and you can stretch the life of a semi permanent dye by putting it on darker than you want it and leaving it on longer. In my hair it won't wash out past a certain point if I do that. Remember my nice pastel pink? I put it on bright pink and left on for a few hours and it still took weeks to reach its pastel stage. The chlorine and the sun never really effected my bright colors in the past very much, because I would stain my hair in this way. I am doing mine green and blonde next.

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  4. here's the thing about color ... it fades quickly- which can be good and bad i suppose, depending on whether you like it. Cutting bangs is WAY more of a commitment than some colorful streaks.
    GIRL, you should do it and go to waterparks (I really want to say 'TOTES' here, but i've always been a hater when it comes to not saying all of totaLLY, but THAT's how supportive I am of this hair-do change!) :)
    love the color. love the bangs. can't wait to see a picture.

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  5. Ooooh, I love these cuts and colours! I am sporting a bright orange/red at the moment. I go to the beach most days too, so my hair is in pretty poor condition as I am recolouring every few weeks. I just make sure I use a good argan oil treatment every 3rd/4th day.
    toni xo
    P.S I have just done an outfit post in that lovely nautical dress I bought from tiny yellow bird :)
    http://lostcabinvintage.blogspot.com.au/2012/03/on-high-seas-outfit-post.html

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