6 Products That Help Your Hair Color Last
Rita Hazan Root Concealer
No more roots: Target them (and grays) with a spray-on touch-up formula. It’s non-sticky and dries after a few seconds, so no worries about it rubbing off on clothes or sheets. The color will hold until you shampoo it out.
To buy: $25, sephora.com.
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Bumble and Bumble Color Support Shampoo and Conditioner
These five hair cleansing and conditioning pairs work together to enhance your dyed color–no fading, brassing, or reddening. With a selection ranging from cool blonde to true red, each is specifically formulated to neutralize oxidation and play up your shade.
To buy: $23 each, bumbleandbumble.com.
Alterna Bamboo UV + Color Protection Rehab Deep Hydration Masque
A richly emollient combination of organic bamboo and melon extract revives dried ends and shields your hair from color-zapping UVA and UVB rays.
To buy: $24, sephora.com.
Ojon Color Sustain Gloss Finishing Hair Spray
A spritz of this lightweight color-protecting blend of natural oils will not only keep your style in place but will also reduce static and frizz.
To buy: $23.50, ojon.com.
Redken Color Extend Shine Enrich Protective Shine Serum
Rub a small amount of this conditioning serum from ends to roots before styling to lock in color, add moisture to mend split ends, and help prevent damage and dullness.
To buy: $16.50, redken.com for salons.