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I Have Stopped Dying My Hair

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 25 People

    Want To Stop

    I want to grow out natural hair color but it gets a few inches and I can't help it.
    grneyes71 grneyes71 41-45, F Apr 20, 2012

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    Stopped Dying My Hair

    Stopped dying my hair, I have indeed, It's to much work, Anyway, What's wrong with the natural color? Much less work.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Feb 1, 2012

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    No More Dye For Me!

     I haven't dyed my hair for over a year now, so I guess it's official now: I have stopped dying my hair! I begun dying hair when I was about 16 years old and went through all the possible shades from Extra Ultra Blonde to Ebony. The last time I dyed my hair, was in late...
    Fennella Fennella 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2008

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    I'm Doing It!!! I'm Going Gray!

    I'm 38 years old.  I'm a writer.  I love working outside and hanging out with my husband and kids.  I hate dying my hair.  It takes time and smells weird.  So I asked myself: do I think I can just go gray?  I've tried it before, but as the front of...
    JBKohl JBKohl 36-40 1 Response May 27, 2008

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    ...but I'll Start Again If the Mood Strikes Me!

    It's been a year and a half since the last time I dyed my hair. It's really long so the ends are still lighter because of the old dye, but my roots are my natural boring dirty blonde color. I've always loved dying my hair red, and if I had a lot of extra money laying...
    igowild igowild 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 28, 2008

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    Some Months

    I haven't dyed my hair at all for months, since last October I guess. And I don't want to do it again. I could wait longer to write the story, but now it's written, I have to stay faithful to my word. And I'll come back for the update.  For now about 6...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 15, 2009

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    Two years ago i dyed my hair by myself to the

    blonde colour. My hair are dark brown. I became light blonde hair but this tint destroyed my hair. I couldnt do anything. They were like burned out. I had to cut pieces of them cos they became so dry!!!!! I cut and cut them and still after 2 years they are dry at those places...
    angel8i angel8i 31-35 2 Responses Dec 2, 2014

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    Tried To Go Blonde

    I have brown hair and tried to go blonde, but I didn't like it. And it made my hair all weird. I stopped it.
    30aa 30aa 22-25, F Aug 6, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I have posted in this experience before and last week I straightened my hair! Isn't it crazy what a little heat does?? I think I look prettier with straight hair and way older
    gorgeoushobo gorgeoushobo 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 28

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    Everyday I have to wet my hair in order to have it really curly ( when it's dry it's full and curly) and then it's fine from there but when I go to bed and wake up it's literally...
    lioness092 lioness092 18-21, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Last semester of college I basically stopped eating altogether, lost weight. I think in hindsight it was an attempt to replace self-harm habits by refusing myself food. I didn't...
    343lh 343lh 18-21, F Feb 1

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    running my fingers through my hair right at the roots, where it's strong and stubborn i can feel the soft kinks of my curls flicking against my finger tips i love my curls
    SweetRedPussy SweetRedPussy 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    Ughh my hair is crazy today idk
    tatianaxo tatianaxo 13-15, F 4 Responses Feb 2

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    Me and my bf both have curly hair I have tammed mine but my bf hasn't and he wants to what can I do coz I've tried straightening it conditioning it and nothing works
    JAYMO97 JAYMO97 16-17, F 2 Responses Feb 2

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    I love my curly hair and the versatility of going both straight or curly. I'm wearing it straight right now, but I always miss my curls after a while of wearing it straight. I'm at...
    LadyReni22 LadyReni22 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Girls with long hair I love that
    vito125 vito125 16-17, M 11 hrs ago

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    I've died it red, purple, green (That was a mistake) and at the moment it's blue
    annoyingbitch annoyingbitch 18-21, F 2 hrs ago

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    Big surprise . I know . Shocking .
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 28

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    cute little kinky curls. :)
    MickxLove MickxLove 18-21, F Jan 28

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    I usually keep it short, but as soon as it starts growing again, it starts getting curly.
    SerSean SerSean 18-21, M 4 Responses Jan 28

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    Indeed I do, and it's a big pain in the *** to maintain. :p
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 5 Responses Jan 29

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    You think blonde,brunettes and red heads all get treated differently?
    michellesydney michellesydney 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 30

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    It's horrid. I straighten it.
    XxAllixX XxAllixX 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 31

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    I know I've written about this before. It's been a while but it is still up there on my profile as an experience. When I wrote that, it was still when my hair was growing out. I...
    Narp12 Narp12 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 17

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    I have natural kinky hair. I love my hair because it's long and it has volume, but others seem to look at my hair in disgust. But that is their personal problem because I'm not...
    Purpletears17 Purpletears17 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Long hair for the win. I have long blonde hair. And who said guys can't have long hair?
    TheRebel28 TheRebel28 13-15, M 5 Responses Feb 9

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    I have naturally curly hair that I love so much! My favorite co-worker today said to me "Curl your hair again today?" Thinking I make it look like this on purpose! I'm glad he...
    Jessicaliners Jessicaliners 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 27

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    I am finally starting to feel great! Iv gone two months without pulling and my hair is getting some length and thickness! I havent had my hair this long in about 12 years! Im...
    xxmonkeynessxx xxmonkeynessxx 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 1

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    I have wavy long hair and i want to cut it really short, but i need convincing.
    Jasonjones5 Jasonjones5 18-21 1 Response Feb 1

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    This Dove commercial is awesome! It's really a great commercial for young girls that don't feel as valued or pretty because they have natural curly hair. I'm a very proud curly...
    Nyx613 Nyx613 36-40, F 13 Responses Feb 3

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    My roommate and I are going to make a blog but we're stuck on picking a name for it. Here's a background of me: I'm mixed (Filipino and black). Soon to start college. I'm quiet at...
    xxblasianxx xxblasianxx 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 4

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    I have Black Curly Hair with Blue Dye in the lenghts. <3 :-)
    flowerflame13 flowerflame13 13-15, F Feb 16

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    I have such long hair now ( after cutting shorter for a fee years) and it just so flowy and healthy and I hate wearing up because I feel like I'm hiding one of my best features
    IrisLight IrisLight 18-21, F a week ago

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    I have a long hair but I wish I had it short :/
    Ano4ka Ano4ka 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    Well real once at least. I have those people to talk to to keep a person sane. other than that No. I trust people and it screws me up, so I have stopped trying.
    MustYouTry MustYouTry 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 10

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    Me, a bulimic? No, not me. Fast forward a few years and I am no longer a bulimic but it's still hard for me to accept that I was. denial still? Maybe. But I am proud to say that I...
    ladyfierce ladyfierce 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 14

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    ive cut before and now im 4 months cleans. i may have stopped cutting but now i starve myself...
    admirari admirari 13-15, F Feb 18

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    Last year I met someone who answered an online personal ad. Long story short, I have become so obsessed with him that I've been losing sleep and have lost my appetite. I think...
    thebeforegirl thebeforegirl 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I've never thought that I had a type before but I think I actually do. It's kinda complicated. I want a girl who has a young and free spirit, but is also rough and edgy. I don't...
    AttackingFoosa AttackingFoosa 18-21, M Feb 3

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    Hi, i was wondering ive stop pulling but now i have the new hair coming in quickly and it sticks up and its really obvious especially at the front, i was wondering how do you hide...
    RiRiWin RiRiWin 13-15 3 Responses Feb 3

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    Hi, i was wondering ive stop pulling but now i have the new hair coming in quickly and it sticks up and its really obvious especially at the front, i was wondering how do you hide...
    RiRiWin RiRiWin 13-15 Feb 3

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    Hi! My name is Priyamvad Thenappan. I am 25 year old boy from South India. I am going to narrate my long hair story. I am from orthodox Tamil Brahmin family.I have two elder...
    Longhairmonk Longhairmonk 36-40 Feb 15

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    It's a modern day take on having fun! A chance to make you feel better and have fun transforming into something else. Yes I'm talking about hair dye. I've been dying my hair for...
    DarkPhoenix1985 DarkPhoenix1985 26-30, M Jan 27

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    Oh well long story short, I thought the results of my hair will be like I wanted it to be with the red henna after rinsing my hair, but it was orange, then I tried rinsing it with...
    DawnSahour DawnSahour 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 15

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    I think I have a hair dying addiction. I love to dye my hair! ive had it blonde, black, red, orange, blue, pink and burgundy. I cut it really short a few months ago because it...
    bluerain33 bluerain33 22-25, F 16 hrs ago

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    what's with everyone and dying their hair purple? I don't see the attraction.. half the people I know with it, don't look decent with it.. Like, the complex of their skin is either...
    BananaSmoothiee BananaSmoothiee 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 7

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