At Home Hair Color Extender Tips
Power Products to Reduce Color Fading
Rita Hazan Foaming Clear Gloss Ultimate Shine, $26
The perfect in-between-coloring boost for all shades.
Protect and Moisturize
Garnier Fructis Color Shield Leave-In Conditioner, $6
Grape seed oil and açaí berry extracts help hair weather the elements.
Keep It Clean
Vidal Sassoon Pro Series Color Protect Shampoo, $2.50
Hydrating formula nourishes hair at a bargain price.
In Perfect Condition
Tresemmé Platinum Strength Renewing Deep Conditioning Treatment, $5
Apply once a week for 10 minutes to quench dehydrated strands.
Turn Up The Heat
L'Oréal Paris Advanced Haircare Color Vibrancy Dual Protect Spray, $7
Spritz it on to prevent damage from heat.
These latest DIY fixes help extend time between colorings
The Marker TouchBack Hair Marker, $30 Dries instantly and blends seamlessly.
The Brush-OnClairol Root Touch-Up by Nice'n Easy, $8
Ten minutes and less than $10 means you bought a 3-week reprieve before your next total dye job.
Shake, Spritz and Go
The SprayGray Away Root Concealer, $10
The precise applicator allows you to get super close to your part, hairline, or wherever you need it most.
Put These Tips to Work
Also see: How to Get Perfect Wavy Hair
Originally published in the April 2013 issue of Family Circle magazine.