John asked in Beauty & StyleHair · 8 years ago

How to make hair lighter?

My hair is brown right now and I want it to be a few shades lighter. How can I do this with household materials without damaging it?

Ideally I want my hair to be a light blonde color.

4 Answers

  • 8 years ago
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    If your hair is light brown, use this spray:

    If your hair is medium brown or darker, the spray won't work.

    Also try putting lemon juice in your hair and sitting out in the sun. A few times after doing that and your hair will be visibly blonder.

    Another thing that works is using this shampoo. (yeah, it looks super girly, but it works).

    I used this a few years ago and it turned my brown hair to a dark blonde, it would've worked more if I sat in the sun.

    The main things that make hair blonder: sun and lemons.

    Source(s): My mom used to make my hair super blonde during the summer when I was little. I went from a caramel color to white by the end of the summer.
  • 8 years ago

    Well my hair was dark brown. My mom told me to spay it with hydrogen peroxide. It got really light after a month. Spray it everyday it works really good and leaves it super soft.

  • 8 years ago

    Put lemon juice in your hair and sit in the sun for an hour or more(more the better), then rinse it out. It sgould be lighter then. :)

  • Anonymous
    8 years ago

    when your at the pool flatten a towel behind your head when your relaxing and fan out your hair and relax. the sun's UV rays will make your hair color fade out making it lighter

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