Jaye’s advice is to spend time mixing your colour thoroughly so you get a great consistency that’s easier to apply.
Step 3: Let’s start applying the dye.
The following instructions only apply to dyeing your roots to cover regrowth or greys, or doing a root shadow (a technique you would’ve seen all over Instagram that uses a darker shade on the roots). We’re not doing highlights or balayage or a full head of blonde foils here. Jaye adds, “You only need to do what you can see. Keep it simple.”
First, part your hair as you normally would. Then, dip your painting brush into the dye and paint the colour onto the roots.
“If you’re covering greys, it’s important not to overlap onto your coloured hair. If you’re doing a root shadow, you need to paint past where your regrowth line is,” Jaye says.
“I would really advise, if you’ve got someone at home with you, to get them to help you do this. If…