I Dyed My Hair Red

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    Out Of All The Colors

    I liked having red hair the most. I will dye it red again when my hair grows back. [shaved all of my hair off in august] I am looking forward to having that color again.
    BobaTea BobaTea
    22-25, F
    Dec 10, 2012

    Gigi wondered if her lover knew,

    when he asked her to dye her hair red, the crime scene that would result in her bedroom.
    GoddessGoddess GoddessGoddess
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Aug 17, 2015

    I Like Red

    I seem to have a thing for red hair, since my hair is naturally brown and curly. I guess it's the Irish in my blood that makes me addicted to dying my hair red. Not just red, but any shade of red. I'm dying my hair dark red as I type this. That, and my alter ego has short red...
    flower4life flower4life
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jun 26, 2010

    Last time I dyed my hair red it was a spur of

    the moment decision and I hadn't done my research and it was gone in a month because I didn't take proper care of it.. Went back to blonde and damaged it a lot in the process. Well I decided I look best as a redhead so I decided to do my homework this time. I dyed it myself with...
    spac3cadet spac3cadet
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 25, 2014

    I Dyed My Hair Red 1wk Now

    I dyed my hair red 1wk now.. and i love it..  i would do it again and again.. i love changes and dont care what anyone think about me and my style.. people wanna talk let them talk.. lol :-) my hair is bright red.. like omg
    bootyfulover25 bootyfulover25
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 24, 2012

    This is pretty obvious by my profile picture,

    haha. I love my "all natural" bright red hair
    griffinlynn1 griffinlynn1
    16-17, T
    Oct 1, 2014

    Not Permanent, But Might As Well Be

    I've been dying my hair red since I was 13 and have never stopped.  I  only use Natural Instincts temporary dye, but "temporary"  just means less bleach, so my roots aren't quite as visible (mousy brown) especially since red hair dyes naturally fade. I...
    abbacadaba42 abbacadaba42
    22-25, F
    Jan 6, 2009

    Done with my blond and blue hair RED is the new

    thing ;) loving this hair color better
    CallMeFaye CallMeFaye
    18-21, F
    Nov 11, 2014


    one time was very good, the next was rediculous! the first time i died it a dark auborn and spiked it and had blonde tips! i loved it! the second time i had just red streaks, with blonde highlights, i came out looking like a damn candy cane! i was horrible.
    scooper scooper
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 4, 2008

    Awesome Turn Out!

    I was a dirty blonde. Over the summer I went to a golden blonde using Sun-In. My roots started to grow in and the fact that I dyed my hair started to spread around school. In my school, at least, dying your hair is not cool, it's stupid. I decided to go againist what everyone...
    soccerlady32 soccerlady32
    Oct 24, 2010

    I Really Like It.

    I have always been blonde.  When I was younger it was almost white, but as I got older it became a little darker, but it was still really blonde.  It seems whenever I get depressed I decide to do something different, like get it cut. But this last time I...
    J21883 J21883
    26-30, F
    1 Response Feb 12, 2009

    I dyed my hair bright red,

    and then added a bit of blue, it began turning purplish in the middle and finally the tips are blue berry, it's a little dark, but it looks amazing and I feel very happy! Before I was a ginger. :3
    DessyWessy DessyWessy
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 3, 2014

    A Few Years Ago

    I first had strawberry blonde streaks in my hair when I was 12-13. I moved to California when I was 13, and I decided to dye it all back to dark brown. The dark brown dye made the streaks red. Which I thought was kind of cool, so I left it. I eventually decided to do it all red...
    chococat159 chococat159
    Jan 3, 2013

    Right Before I Lost It All

    Right before I had the operation on my tumor I had red streaks in my hair. And I loved it. I love the color red and it looked really good with the red streaks but that wasn't the only color in my hair I had purple, blue, white. and black. It was great and when my hair grows back...
    XLunaXLovegoodX XLunaXLovegoodX
    22-25, F
    18 Responses Jul 17, 2008

    When I Was 11

    And I first started dying my hair. I went bright red. I got told off at school the next day though and my mum dyed it back to brown. I then went purple, black, blond/black, red again then purple and black then blond and red and black. I've been dying my hair for...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Dec 9, 2008

    Is there anyone who is a natural ginger-

    as in a dark auburn red color- and dyed their hair blood red or had blood red streaks in it? I'm thinking about doing that to my hair and I need pointers if I should or not.
    odessa94 odessa94
    18-21, T
    May 27, 2015

    My Hobby To Looking Like Weird

    Lol.  I remember that crazy Idea to dye my hair like bloody-red. It was first time happpend when i was 14 years old, so, everybody in class and friends was shocked i done, such a suddenly! And at that time, noone dyed hair in extremal red in our school, so, probably i was a...
    Bekther Bekther
    22-25, M
    Oct 29, 2010
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    2 Responses Sep 27, 2015

    Thank You Kool-aid!

    For a few years now i wanted to dye my hair, but not red purple and blue, but because i don't have anyone to dye my hair for my i did some looking around and saw you can dye your hair with some kool-aid. i had 2 packs left in the house so i decided to use them since i don't drink...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 9, 2012

    Love It.

    The first time I did it was in 9th grade. I was starting to become rebellious by nature and also more independent and individual in my thoughts. I took a can of colour mousse and sprayed the whole lot onto my hair (very badly), but I was very happy with my red hair.The second...
    lntel lntel
    Mar 18, 2012


    i naturally had dark blonde hair which i bleached platinum in 10th grade. eventually i wanted a change so i went dark red. it's hard to keep bright but it's so worth it.i get so many compliments and stand out from everyone else
    tittiesonmyface tittiesonmyface
    18-21, F
    Apr 8, 2012

    I always color it a bright,

    vibrant red color. I think I may like it more than being blonde, lol.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    1 Response May 19, 2015
    demipuff demipuff
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 24, 2015

    Only dyed the tips of my hair,

    but they're red now •_•
    sleepwalking4ever sleepwalking4ever
    16-17, F
    Apr 9

    I just dyed my hair bright red !

    ! And ik psyched about it.
    deleted deleted
    Sep 30, 2014

    For Halloween

    It was really bad dye. The kids at school made fun of my hair.  I was miserable.  Nothing good happened.I think there is still some dye in my hair, looks kinda red under certain light...
    XxJamberxX XxJamberxX
    18-21, F
    Dec 25, 2012

    A few times but I really only like doing the

    ends and underneath. I think red hair can easily make you look like a clown
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 1, 2014

    so I dyed my hair Auburn.

    . hope I can actually pull it off! .~.
    izzyyxo izzyyxo
    16-17, F
    1 Response Feb 1, 2015

    A Redhead On The Inside

    I've been a strawberry blonde fading to a blah mousy dark blonde as I got older. I udually wear my hair platinum or light blonde but this time tried dark auburn red and I love it. It goes with my skin and green eyes. I've gotten mixed reviews, men at work, even ones I dont...
    Galadriela Galadriela
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 20, 2012


    I don't like wearing red but go figure, I love red hair.  For a few years, I had dyed my hair red and loved it.  I'm no longer a red head and miss it.  What I hate about red dye, it fades away too quickly and also my pillow case and towels always got stained...
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    12 Responses Apr 16, 2010


    I was in the danger zone:  walking through the mall with money in my pockets!  Passing a beauty salon, I noticed they had a special running, half off any color treatment.Completely on a whim I walked in and announced that I wanted to dye my hair red.What kind?  Red-red, Irish...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    Apr 3, 2012

    I'm Redhead Now (at Least I Am Temporarily).

     I got bored during my Winter Break and got my sister to dye my hair red. It's semi-permanent, so it'll wash out in a month or so. I've only ever dyed my hair brown before (it's naturally darkish blonde). I like my new red hair, though. :)   ~Jennie
    Jenniedvm Jenniedvm
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 30, 2008

    I feel great after dying my hair.

    I have finally been all the colors of the rainbow.
    Shortzilla Shortzilla
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 5, 2015

    I died my hair this morning.

    i love the colour its so vibrant and i always get compliments.
    Ang012685 Ang012685
    31-35, F
    Apr 16, 2015

    My First

     It was my first color-i was like 10th grade or so. I kinda got obsessed and i started to "dye" it every sunday (it was a temp color).   just a thought
    lostprophet lostprophet
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 11, 2009

    So I dyed my hair crazy red.

    . my mom hates it.. people at the mall greet me "Happy Valentines" and I look like a stop light.. but...whatever.. haha
    tinedelrosario11 tinedelrosario11
    22-25, F
    Dec 28, 2013
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