How to get hair color off skin

When you apply hair color it is common to get some color on your skin too.

Home remedies to take off the hair color from the skin -

  • Apply toothpaste (not gel) on the skin which has color. Leave there for an hour and then rinse it with warm water. Toothpaste has enough abrasive ingredients to remove the hair color effectively and it is also a safe and convenient method for the same
  • Simple wipe the hair color with the help of diluted nail polish remover soaked in a cotton ball.
  • Mix 1/2 tsp baking soda in a cup of diluted dishwashing soap. Now dip a cotton ball in this solution and wipe the skin to fade the color stains.
  • Don't get obsessed and experiment different things at a time, this may only leave your skin in an irritated condition.
  • In future always wear a pair of glows before applying hair color and apply Vaseline to the areas that are more susceptible getting stained, like forehead, ears and neck.

answered by Dr S

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