Prepare your hair for colouring

Our hair colours are natural so we need to prepare our hair before colouring to ensure the best, even coverage possible. It's all in the preparation!  

These tips are especially important for people who want to cover the greys. If you don't follow these tips you will still get colour, it just might not be the full colour result.


  • Wash your hair at least 24 hours before using the color.

  • If you decide to wash your hair immediately before colouring, make sure you towel dry your hair as much as possible or give it a quick dry off with the hair dryer. Damp hair is good for application, wet hair is not. Your hair doesn't have to be completely dry but we don't want it to be wet because this will make the hair colour paste all drippy.

  • If your hair is naturally oily, wash it immediately before applying your colour paste. Remember to towel dry so it is damp and not wet.

  • Make sure your hair is free from silicone.

  • Give your hair a brush or comb before applying your hair colour paste. Removing any knots or tangles before applying your colour will make things easier.

  • If you find your hair is not taking the colour even after following these steps you may need to use our Pre Colour Wash bar which helps to prepare your hair for maximum colour uptake. This product should only be used if you have colour resistant hair and you will need to use the Apple Cider vinegar when mixing your hair colour.

If you have any questions please contact us!



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