Schwarzkopf LIVE Colour - Live-Colour
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A range of semi-permanent hair colours for every occasion. Suitable for shimmering highlights or rich all over colour. Schwarzkopf LiveColour Live Colour (semi-permanent) is an enriching colour mask containing Pro-Vitamin B5 that conditions the hair while it colours and adds vibrant shine in one easy step. The gentle formula contains no peroxide or ammonia so will not damage the hair and will last up to 6-8 washes. Available in: Silver Toner, Champagne, Caramel, Aztec Copper, Mahogany, Red Embers, Rich Burgundy, Hazelnut, Natural Brown, Chocolate, Blueberry and Black.
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Rating: Sep 13, 2014 5:14pm
I've used this in Natural Brown to blend in a grown out permanent colour, it worked pretty well allowing me to grow out the colour, believe it or not it blended in the grey!
I've also used Aztec Copper for highlights on my brown hair, must say, it worked so well. All for under $5 which is pretty unbelievable.
I found it also conditions my hair.
The biggest drawback is applying it, the product is packed in a plastic bag, I found this made it difficult to apply without transferring it to a squeeze bottle
Leave it on a little longer for lovely highlights
Transfer it to a squeeze bottle to make application much easier
Blending, between permanent colours.
For a cheap and cheerful change
Rating: Aug 13, 2014 10:20pm
I recently purchased the Blueberry. As I have dark hair, I was aware that the colour would not be vibrant. It was a complete mess trying to wash out, took about ten minutes. The next day I took a shower and my hair started to run, I was not aware and towel dried my hair. It stained my towel and clothing.
Did not work for me, but probably works best for light hair.
Rating: Jun 6, 2014 1:15am
Live Color, 'Silver Toner" =No more brassy blonde hair!
I love the Live toners, theyre cheap and the perfect fix up when youve just coloured your hair blonde, or its gone brassy, the Silver Toner is just brilliant. It takes all the gold out and gives you a perfect colour. It doesnt smell bad like some colours do
If you have long hair youre better off buying 2 packs and if youre grey, then leave it on for the full 45 mins.
Blondes who colour their hair, and dont want brassy tones.
Rating: Jun 4, 2014 10:08am
Silver toner - best for blondes.
I have blonde hair and cannot stand yellow or brassy tones. The silver toner from this range is a life saver. I used to go to the salon between haircuts/colours to get a toner and now i dont need to. You will not find a better toner and especially at this price. I find it is slightly drying, but nothing a good mask can't fix. This little beauty has saved me a lot of money and a lot of yellow hair. This product leaves my hair the perfect ashy blonde and cleans up my low lights as well.
Rating: Jan 21, 2014 9:09am
Satisfied with the outcome on my dark hair
I have dark brown hair and was sceptical to whether the temporary dye would work on my natural colour, but after having an ALMOST smooth application and leaving it for the maximum time, I was impressed that it DID put a nice amount of colour onto my hair. I wouldn't say that it was exactly blueberry, as the packet says, but maybe more of a warm purple colour. After being quite satisfied with the outcome I am very tempted to try this product again, in a different colour, and see the results.
Rating: Jan 19, 2014 10:34pm
This is my cheap go-to colour when I need my greys covered for another week or 2...it is my reliable get-me-through product.
It's easy to use...the colour doesn't last long but then it is a semi...that's why I use it as a bridging DIY colour. Great for if the finances are low and you need the colour.
Rating: Nov 11, 2013 12:15pm
dull and patchy
I used the rich burgundy on my natural strawberry blonde hair and found it left patchy dull results.
it did however form a great base on my hair for dying over with a stronger and brighter dye. leaving amazing results.
messy application and the gloves are so cheap and terrible
mix a little colour in with your regular conditioner for a colour top up each time you wash your hair
toning not colouring
Rating: Oct 21, 2013 4:57pm
Doesn't show up on dark hair
I picked up red embers which is supposed to the most effective on dark hair, but it didn't show up at all even though I left it on for 45 minutes. On the other hand I love how it doesn't damage your hair. It actually left my hair very soft and shiny. Having said that it is completely ineffective as a hair dye. Good thing it was so inexpensive
Rating: Oct 11, 2013 8:52pm
I have been using this for 2 years in Red Embers and it is soooo cool!
I have mid Brown hair at shoulder length.
The smell of this is not bad at all but the Packet is hard to get all the dye out.
I leave it in for 45 mins and it works wonders!
I had some blonde put in my hair and when i did this over the blonde as well, it went very bright but it stayed in and stained it.
i think this product is very good
Medium Brown to a lighter black colour hair
Rating: Oct 7, 2013 10:12pm
Fun colour experiments!
I tried the Strawberry Platinum colour first - after my bright copper over bleach faded out and left me with just bleach I was looking to play around with some lighter tones.
The first thing I have to say is that price is amazing! You will not find a better value for money hair colour out there in such a fun range of colours!
The scent during colouring was not too strong and there is a good amount of colour in one packet to cover all of my hair without worry.
After washing it out my hair felt soft and smooth. After I dried it I was pleasantly surprised by the tones and the sliight pastel pink highlights I was left with.
Unfortunately the colour does fade out more than half in the first 3 washes. But it is cheap enough to colour a little more often than you would normally and you can change it up with some of the others.
I used the Strawberry platinum one twice before trying the silver toner, which unfortunately did turn my hair slightly blue - but you couldnt tell 2 washes later so it's all in good fun. I still have chocolate and dark natural brown. I may just flip a coin!
The best part is it's semi-permanent and does not damage your hair one little bit so you can use as many different ones as you like as often as you like!
Dont take it too seriously - it's good fun. Great for teens and those who want the colour without the commitment
Teens, in between hair colours and just playing around or testing out a particular colour.