Ash Brown : Going ash brown is a great option if you want to try but not commit to the gray craze. Ideal for cool skin tones with pink undertones, ash brown has bits of blue and gray that give the color its ashen, nearly_gray base. Brunette with Blonde Hair : Selma Blair's bright, golden highlights are so plentiful on her dark brown hair, it's as if she's both a brunette and a blonde at the same time! Bring out the highlights on dark hair with John Frieda Brilliant Brunette Multi_Tone Revealing Shampoo.
A surprising number of testers revealed a dirty secret: stripping down when coloring to avoid staining clothes. If that's not your style, wear an old button_front shirt or robe that way, you won't have to lift anything over your head when it's time to rinse. You can also lay down garbage bags instead of covering surfaces with towels or sheets, which can soak through and need washing. Keep your chapstick handy : There's nothing worse than ending up with stripes of color on your forehead. Rather than using a goopy salve to protect skin from dye, glide a clear solid lip balm along your hairline, Hill says: "Its small size makes for concise application."