Purple tone is needed to neutralize the unwanted yellow shades and make gray and blonde hair appear cleaner, brighter, or more smokey.
What does purple shampoo do?
Bleached hair is toned with a professional violet toner at the salon. If you start using a purple shampoo right after the blonding session, the color can fade. Add it to your routine when brassy tones creep in.
When should I start using it?
Yes, you can use it to get cooler blonde. Wash your hair with purple shampoo several times in a row until you reach the desired hue. Then, start alternating it with a regular shampoo.
Can I use it to correct my color?
If you wash your hair two times a week, consider alternating your regular shampoo with a violet one. If you wash your hair daily, do not use your purple shampoo more often than twice per week.
How often to use?
Each shampoo has a different formula and needs a different time to process. Thus, follow the guidance on the box. When using purple shampoo for the first time, let it stay in your hair half of the designated time.
How long to keep it in hair?
Using purple shampoo can be quite drying and leaves hair feeling thirsty, so using a good quality conditioner and deep conditioner is a must.
Can it damage my hair?
Since extensions are processed hair, it might tone much quicker, and rinsing the purple hue away might be hard. Better don't risk doing so.
Can I use it for extensions?
Yes, you can get a violet tint in your hair if you use the shampoo too often or you keep it in your hair for too long. Use a cleansing shampoo and amend your routine or to get rid of the tint.
Can my hair turn violet?
What are some of the best purple shampoos to try?