Condition Every Time You Shampoo Color_Treated Hair : When you do shampoo, be sure to condition your color_treated hair every time with a color_protecting conditioner. Conditioned hair will help your color look shinier and more even. Even if you have fine hair, condition the tips, which are the oldest hairs on your head and have the most damage. Start at your ears and work your way down to the ends. Product Usage Matters on Color_Treated Hair : What you put on your hair will make a difference in the longevity of the color and the long_term health of your hair. Dyed hair requires special attention, so invest in salon_grade products formulated for colored hair. Using color_protecting shampoos and conditioners on color_treated hair can help protect the color and add shine, volume and luster.
The FDA regulates cosmetics via the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act, neither of which define the term "organic." In other words, if you see hair dye that isn't henna and it claims to be organic or natural, it's "most likely still employing synthetic ingredients for it to work," Dr. Aral says. The good news: Hair dye doesn't have to be organic or natural in order to be safe, and there are other ways to be both health_ and eco_conscious when it comes to coloring your hair.