Trends come and go, and many people who follow them have to be well aware about what’s in and hot at the moment. Pantone have already declared that the color of the year is Radiant Orchid, a purple shade that has undertones of pink and fuchsia. It may be easy to incorporate the color of the year in your outfits and make up, but dyeing your hair purple can call for a more adventurous spirit, and not everyone can handle the attention.

For those who want to incorporate the color of the year to their hair, they can opt for certain shades of the purple family, using them as highlights or undertones. If you are brave enough to have your hair dyed Radiant Orchid, then make sure you know how to properly take care of it to make it last longer. Having such a bold hair dye can also be damaging to your hair, therefore here are some tips in maintain your hair’s health after a bold hair dye session.

First, make sure to provide proper nutrition to your hair, especially if you have used a permanent hair dye. This is because permanent hair dyes contain ammonia that helps in penetrating deep into the hair shaft to have longer lasting color but can be very damaging to the hair. It is vital to have hot oil treatments twice a week, and use conditioners every time you wash your hair. You don’t have to wash your hair every day, or use harsh shampoo. Also, to keep the brassiness on having your hair dyed, make sure to use toners on your hair, as toners also help keep the color in and make hair more radiant.

If you are using heat to style your hair, make sure to use moisture and protection before using styling your hair. Eating health foods (especially those who are great for your hair, such as foods rich in amino acids) is also recommended. It is also important to have regular visits to your hair salon to ensure that your hair is kept in god shape, and although it may seem costly, it is always worth it in the end because you know your hair in properly taken care of.

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