Really, really red hair

As you can see from my picture, my hair is a nice cherry shade of red.It was supposed to be a strawberry blonde or a light auburn. Or something other than flaming red.I followed the directions for timing carefully. I carefully read all the labels on the package of dye to be sure I purchased the correct color. My blonde hair sucked in the redness and decided to "own it"....more

When bad hair dye happens to good people

I am one of those moms who can speak up for her kids when something goes wrong, but for myself--silence. Even worse, I have been known to say thank you for really bad service.Last week I went to the salon for partial highlights. Somehow the partial highlights turned into full. The "a few brown highlights here and there" idea ended up making my naturally blond hair turn an ashy brown with a few blond highlights....more

The story you told is funny, but I'm sure at the moment it happened you were not ...more