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How do you dye your hair using jell-o and how long does it last?

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  1. If you have dark hair, you must bleach it before you try to dye it with JELL-O. Follow the direction on the kit, and rinse the bleach out completely before you go any further.(you can skip step one)
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Apply petroleum jelly along your hairline and around your ears and neck to prevent the JELL-O from staining your skin. Dyeing Your Hair
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Pour the JELL-O powder out into the bowl or bowls. Add conditioner and mix until you get a thick, mayonnaise-like consistency.
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Drape the old towel across your shoulders and put on your gloves.
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Apply the JELL-O/conditioner mix to your hair. You can dye your entire head in one color, or do streaks of different colors. To dye your entire head, slather the JELL-O dye over your hair until it is completely saturated. Then, cover your hair with plastic wrap, aluminum foil or a shower cap.
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For streaks, separate out chunks of hair, paint them with JELL-O dye and wrap them in aluminum foil.
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Leave the dye in for at least 1 hour. The longer you leave it in, the stronger the color will be. You can also lock in the color using heat. Simply wrap your hair in a towel and heat it with a blow dryer.
  1. Step 5
Rinse your hair thoroughly. The color should wash out in about 5 to 7 shampoos.
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How long does kool-aid hair dye last?

Kool-aid hair dye lasts until you grow new hair? Wrong, KoolAid hairdye should last up to about a couple months depending on how long u leave in the koolaid, conditioner, and

How long can hair dye set out without using it?

  Hair color begins to oxidize, or lose it's strength, the moment it is mixed, so it's best to use it immediately and apply it as quickly as possible. Depending upon the b