Sunday, February 20, 2011

{30x30 pt19&20} Hair Disaster

You know the saying "if it ain't broke don't fix it"? Well, this is one quote I should adhere to.  My hair had faded a lot since I dyed it so I decided to add some more red dye.  And since I am low on funds, I bought a L'Oreal box and had my sister colour my hair.  Let's just say the red turned to purple and she missed patches of my hair.  I tried calling the L'Oreal help line but they are incoveniently closed over the weekends! I called the hair salon but they told me hair correction is expensive and can take a while.  So I'm now considering keeping this colour but just fixing the patches.  *Sigh*




Skirt-Gap; Shirt-Smart Set; Pleather Jacket-Sirens; Thigh High Socks-Urban Outfitters; Heels-Charlotte Russe; Bracelet &Necklace-Gifted; Nail Polish- Violet by Revlon





Dress-Zara; Blazer-Thrifted; Boots-Aldo; Watch-Fossil; Glasses-Gucci
Have you ever had any hair disasters?

17 comments:

  1. I love the first outfit, the skirt is super cute!

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  2. both outfits are gorgeous! i love the golden watch! :) And your blog is great!
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  3. Great outfits. You always look smashing.

    Sorry 'bout the hair. It doesn't look bad to me, but I have very little understanding about hair. Good luck with whatever you decide to do about it.

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  4. I like the color on you, and I would just fix the patches. I am a natural redheaded but my friend who is a stylist says if you want your red dye to stay more vibrant next time use shampoo for dyed red hair. Pantene has a line for it, and John Frieda. If you don't want to keep the color still fix the patches, and then use a stripping shampoo like Prell. Or you can try L'Oreal's Color Zap to strip out the color. I hope this helped if you have any questions twitter me.
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    I LOVE that skirt in the first few pictures. You have super cute style.

    -Kate

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  6. skirts and dresses for the win!
    i love how your nails matched your skirt in the first outfit. so cute!

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  7. WHAT A GREAT PHOTOGRAPHER YOU MUST HAVE!!!! hahah ;) sorry about the hair sis we will fix the patches tomorrow and it will be fab!!!

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  8. great outfits!the pictures are stunning!!loved the entire blog!you do a great job blogging i must say!i hope you visit my blog as well and i can see you on my list!
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  9. LOVE the skirt in the first photos
    Well, you can't see any patches in the photos and your hair still looks nice to me.
    I am a highlight girl only!
    Too afraid of depending on "the box" lol
    Brett

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  10. O-M-G love the new hair color, yahh girl just fix up the patches and it's all good lol The outfits look great and the nailpolish is hot. I'm loving you as a red head!

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  11. i love the second outfit! Girl your hair looks fine! But I liked it before a little better. When I got my hair cut the second time I cried..she jacked my hair up. Thank god it grew out quick lol

    xoxo Monroe

    Fashion Steele NYC

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  13. I don't see anything at all wrong with your hair! If it's messed up, it's very, very subtle.

    I love both of these outfits, so much! The ruffled skirt in the first and those boots in the second. You look lovely!

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  14. Awe babe, that sucks but I can't see anything wrong with your hair. The patches must be subtle. You should still call the help line to see if they will fund the "fixing". I do like the colour though. It's nice!

    I had a few bad hair experiences most recently was a box dye to make my hair blond. My girlfriends did it but I was running late for a date with Chris somI washed it out with 5 minutes left. With wet hair I went to the movies. But the time the movie was over, My hair was orange!

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  15. I think you hair looks great. I cant see any patches or purple color. But I say just buy another box.

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  16. I rely on the box...and it works now. I do remember a disaster when I was 17 and as a dark brunette wanted some lighter highlights. Did it myself...orange stripes were the result. People used to growl when they saw tiger girl arriving....sigh.

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