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Switching up your hair color when your beauty get-up is feeling, well, a little stale, can be pretty daunting. Fortunately, there are several of low-commitment ways to re-invent yourself without breaking the bank or suffering long-term regret. While a drastic haircut may be low-key semi-irreversible, changing your hair color is a great way to get a fresh look without having to suffer for months upon months in case you’re not super stoked with the outcome. Temporary and semi-permanent hair colors offer all of you fellow beauty commitment-phobes out there the perfect way to play around with your alternate ago (…or at least with your hair’s hue) without being doomed to a pricey color correction a week or two after the deed has been done.
You see, temporary hair colors only last ten to twelve shampoos, giving you a few weeks of a new look without having to suffer the expensive consequences of getting fixed by your colorist at the salon. I mean, they’re kind of the most genius way to reinvent your look with the lofty investment, no? Ready to dabble in some non-committal fun? Ahead, we’ve lined up a few of our favorite low-maintenance hair colors to test out the waters without the buyer’s remorse.
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1. L'Oreal Paris Colorista Semi-Permanent Hair Color
This semi-permanent color gives blonde or bleached hair a blushy-pink tint for a couple of weeks without having to seek a colorist to remove it when you’re ready to go back to normal.
2. Color Blast Temporary Hair Makeup Wax
This creamy temporary hair color glides over your strands like a dream without causing breakage or split ends. The quick and easy color rinses out of your hair with just one shampoo session.
3. Clairol Professional Semi-Permanent Hair Color
This semi-translucent hair color jazzes up color-treated, bleached, or chemically-treated hair without causing more damage or dryness to compromised locks. The fast-absorbing product lifts hair in just five to ten minutes.