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What is the best way to color long hair to cover up the grey?


I am 52 and have medium brown, below shoulder length hair that is starting to show grey at the top. What are the pros and cons of different ways to cover the grey? Streaking? Going blonde (my kids are against this!), trying to dye the same color? Going darker? What sort of coloring should I use?

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    Virginia Kearney (VirginiaLynne) 3 years ago

    Interesting--I didn't know henna could be mixed with other things. Thanks!

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    Virginia Kearney (VirginiaLynne) 3 years ago

    Great idea to test first. That is actually my biggest fear--getting a wrong color all over my head!

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    Mrs Jil Manning 3 years ago

    Also just wanted to say, its a big change, so give it time, if you think this could be a way for you!


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