Although spring just arrived, summer will be here before we know it! Your summer days might include beach trips, pool days, and time enjoying the bonus hours of sunshine each day. However, extra hours at your colorist might not sound as fun. Instead, try one of these all natural boosters and hair lighteners to extend the life of your color and add a few highlights without breaking the bank.
For lightening all shades of hair, tea can be an incredible ingredient. Chamomile, black and rooibos can add dimensions to blond, brunette and red hair colors.
This volumizing beer hair treatment can also lighten hair if you opt for a lighter shade of beer. It’ll boost shine, which is always a good idea.
All Natural Honey and Lemon DIY Hair Lightening Spray
Lemon and honey also round out our lightening ingredients. This spray can be used all over the hair or spritzed just on the ends depending on where you’d like to add highlights.
DIY Hair Lightening Spray
Measurements are for a 8 oz spray bottle:
- 4 ounces chamomile tea
- Juice of 1 lemon
- 1 teaspoon cinnamon
- 1/4 teaspoon honey
- 1 teaspoon coconut oil
- warm water- fill remainder of bottle
Shake well before spritzing on hair. Ideally you’ll want to spray hair when you plan to spend some time outdoors in the sunshine, the heat and sun will work it’s magic along with these ingredients.28