What happens if I put bleach in my hair?
To summarize, bleach breaks into your hair shaft and reacts with the pigment molecules (basically destroying them so you’re left with light hair). To be able to tackle the dark pigment, bleach has to break down the natural fatty acids on your hair shafts, which is what can leave your hair brittle.
What is the safest way to bleach your hair?
Mix 1 part bleach powder and 2 parts developer/peroxide. Apply a dab of the bleach on your skin and coat a strand of your hair. Let the bleach sit for 30 minutes, then rinse it off and check your results. See if the shade of your strand is your desired shade.
Does bleached hair go back to normal?
There is no quick fix when it comes to going back to natural hair color after bleaching, but with a little patience and a plan, it can be done fairly easily.
Does coconut oil protect hair from bleach?
Coconut oil’s properties make it particularly beneficial before you bleach your hair by limiting protein loss, mitigating hair loss, enhancing color treatments, and protecting your skin from bleach (e.g., dry skin and chemical burns).