DIY Color Booster for Brunettes Cocoa makes for a deeper, richer brown. How it works: Honey moisturizes while acids in the yogurt (lactic) and vinegar (acetic) penetrate the hair shaft, allowing the cocoa's pigment to sink in. Natural acids open the cellular doors to the pigmented molecules and make the results more pronounced. Plain Yogurt, Cups Plain, Hair Colors, Diy Hair, 1 2 Cups, Colors Booster, Diy Colors, Teaspoon Honey, Cocoa Powder
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INGREDIENTS: 2 cups powdered sugar 1 cup cocoa (Dutch-process preferred) 2 1/2 cups powdered milk 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoons cornstarch DIRECTIONS: To Make The Mix 1. In a large bowl, combine all ingredients and whisk until evenly incorporated. 2. Pour hot cocoa mix into an airtight container and store in a cool, dry place. note: Alton brown recommends adding a pinch of cayenne pepper to the mix
DIY Color Booster for Redheads Carrots and berries boost red tresses. The yogurt's lactic acid helps the coloring antioxidants in the berries and carrots get past the surface of your locks -- so they really seep in. Honey, a natural humectant, hydrates the hair.
DIY Color Booster for Brunettes: Whip 1/2 cup cocoa powder, 1/2 cup plain yogurt, 1 teaspoon honey, and 1 teaspoon apple-cider vinegar into a paste. Shampoo hair, squeeze out the water, and apply the mask. Keep it on for 2 to 3 minutes. Drape a towel around your neck to prevent the mask from dripping, as it may stain skin temporarily. Rinse, then style as usual.