A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Join us for fun, contests and discussions on Craftster's Facebook page!
Total Members: 300,865
Currently Running With Scissors:
485 Guests and 10 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: 1 2 [3] 4  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: I'm sorry this isn't really crafty but....that color pulse stuff  (Read 4410 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
digitaldreamsx
« Reply #20 on: July 13, 2005 08:46:52 AM »

DON'T USE COLOUR RAYS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

its actually demi permanant.

it bleaches your hair and dyes over with temporary dye.

after i week i had a pale pinkish/orangy white colors.

and my shower is still pink from when i showered.

right before picture day
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Seika
« Reply #21 on: July 13, 2005 08:59:03 AM »

you know, that actually sounds pretty cool!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"Do you realize that your insatiable pull for all things deadly was strong enough to recover a pack of mutant canines from extinction?  If we could bottle your luck, we'd have a weapon of mass destruction on our hands." --Edward, Eclipse
iloveyou330
« Reply #22 on: July 13, 2005 09:24:09 AM »

DON'T USE COLOUR RAYS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

its actually demi permanant.

it bleaches your hair and dyes over with temporary dye.

after i week i had a pale pinkish/orangy white colors.

and my shower is still pink from when i showered.

right before picture day
             I used colour rays, it's been two months and it barely faded. What color is your hair? Because it's made for people with darker hair.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

From the book Godless:

Just Al: I know that God is real. I feel his presence in my heart
Me: What does it feel like?
Just Al: It's hard to describe Jason. It feels good.
Me: Oh. I thought maybe it was like heartburn or something.
StephInTheCity
candy-coated crafter
Offline Offline

Posts: 343
Joined: 06-Mar-2005

Crafting is sexy!


View Profile WWW
« Reply #23 on: July 13, 2005 09:27:13 AM »

I'm not sure if any of you would be interested in something that you have to get done at a salon, but if you are, read on.  I get this color called Elumen that is really great.  It comes in all different colors (which can even be mixed to make new ones) and is very gentle to your hair.  It is technically permanent, but here's the cool thing--you can remove it without damaging your hair!  No ammonia, no peroxide, etc.  There's a whole scientific thing behind it--negative and positive ionic stuff, blah blah blah... Anyway, I have had a bunch of different hair colors over the past few years--various shades of blonde, brown and red, plus black, blue and purple.  My stylist puts in the color and after it's set (20 minutes or so) she washes and then applies a "lock."  When I'm ready for a new color, she uses the "return" treatment to unlock the color and then applies the new one and locks it.  The rate of color loss compared to other dyes is minimal, though if you leave it in for a long time it will change colors in a very pretty, non-fadey way.

http://www.elumenhaircolor.com/
THIS ROCKS   Logged

If I was any more open, I'd be inside out.
japanesecajun
Offline Offline

Posts: 5
Joined: 13-Jul-2005

Sometimes i wonder about it all.....


View Profile
« Reply #24 on: July 13, 2005 05:49:30 PM »

I'm a major at dying my hair, (I'll probably be bald when I'm 25, but then I can draw on my head ^^) and i first used Color Pulse when my hair was audburn with white blond streaks. I used funky cherry, and my hair ended up red with firehouse red streaks ^^ TYhe only problem I had was it ended up turning my blonde pinkish! Since then i've only used Chilled Plum from the Color Pulse line but have dyed my hair a number of times, and it worked really good since i was dying it from dark audburn, came out just like it says on the box. I'm either dying it black next, or bleaching it... Not sure, but I'll get to both eventually. but, Color Pulse worked extremely well for me not to mention there's no ammonia, so there's no damage,which is a plus. 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Dear Die-ary,

I seem to be dead.
Seika
« Reply #25 on: July 13, 2005 06:07:48 PM »

as you can probably see, it's up to you now.  It all depends on your hair.  I've dyed my hair so much that it should be falling out anyday now.  So, do the strand test, and go from there Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"Do you realize that your insatiable pull for all things deadly was strong enough to recover a pack of mutant canines from extinction?  If we could bottle your luck, we'd have a weapon of mass destruction on our hands." --Edward, Eclipse
theartofmegan
Tutorial Contributor

One Crafty Wife Lady
Offline Offline

Posts: 338
Joined: 12-Jul-2005

Cr4ftN3rd. <3


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #26 on: July 13, 2005 06:21:15 PM »

As a hairstylist, that stuff pretty much scares the crap out of me.  It has a tendency to stain hair (even though they swear it's gone in 8-10 shampoos), especially if your hair is porous or chemically treated at all, if you swim a lot, or if your hair is light brown or lighter.  It stains more and more the redder you go, as well.  That's the nature of those types of products, which have a lot of direct dyes in them (just straight artificial color pigment).  I know that it's not exactly cost efficient and since we're all very crafty and such, we tend to go "Oooh, cooolooorrrrr.  I could do it myself, it can't be that hard!" but I really, REALLY suggest that you take your color questions to your stylist.  Trust me, you'll be wishing you did when you have to go spend $200+ to have a color corrected that you weren't really sure you wanted to mess with in the first place! (I see it all the time, I'm a color specialist and educator for the company Matrix)  S/he'll have a lot of neat suggestions on what you can do, and they will be able to make sure you get a color you're happy with.  And if for some strange reason you're not, you can always get your money back! 
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Art, Crafts, Fashion, Love.
http://www.theartofmegan.com

Visit my Etsy Stores!

The Art of Megan
Handmade, Vintage, and Recycled Craft Supplies at http://theartofmegan.etsy.com

HomeGrown Fashion
Unique, down-to-earth fashion, accessories, and home decor
http://homegrownfashion.etsy.com
scuffmark21
MadelineAwesome
Offline Offline

Posts: 255
Joined: 17-Oct-2004

my hobbies are crafts and befriending rockstars.


View Profile WWW
« Reply #27 on: July 17, 2005 08:31:44 PM »

i just used the black on my red hair and i think it looks great...


i just did the underside...it isnt completely black, but its a huge change for me. i just washed it for the first time an hour ago so i cant tell you anymore beyond that, but i like mine alot.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

"So, in conclusion, air-bud is a completely fictional story because in real life dogs are never allowed to play in soccer or in anysport for that matter."
lipstickmafia
« Reply #28 on: July 17, 2005 08:39:47 PM »

Yeah my hair was probably about the same color of brown when I used the chilled plum stuff.  I was really pleased with how it came out and so were a bunch of my friends.  I know a few of them that tried it and it turned out horrible, so be cautious.  And be sure to use the gloves, thats a mistake I made that turned out pretty badly.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
i_love_sasuke
« Reply #29 on: July 21, 2005 07:25:39 AM »

it's really up to you,but this is my experience with colorpulse: I LOVE IT!
i used copper blast, i have medium golden brown with blonde highlights, it dyed the brown a slightly orange red ginger kinda colour and the blonde was a lighter version of the orange red ginger colour. i loved it. but it leaves a stain in your hair AKA it never washes out completly(which is totaly fine by me, i like it)
THIS ROCKS   Logged
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 2 [3] 4  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
How to Make Homemade Tortilla Chips
How to Make Chicken Wings
How to make a Ham & Onion Omelet
How to make Mac Attack
NY Strip Steak & Potatoes with Chef John Schenk
Latest Blog Articles
Handmade Gift Ideas: Hippogriff
Handmade Gift Ideas: Exploding Needle Box
Handmade Gift Ideas: Japanese Shibori Dyeing

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.