Ring in this New Year in style!

This year has been unlike any other year. The past few months have not only been challenging but also stressful for many of us, leading to even a couple of new greys making an appearance on the head. However, with the New Year just around the corner, we are all hopeful of a promising year ahead. With this upcoming year being truly special for everyone, it goes without saying that ringing in 2021 must be done with a bang. Whether you are hosting a dinner for friends at home or planning to burn the dance floor, you would definitely want to look your best for this New Year’s Eve. While a dress and matching accessories would have already been finalised, zeroing in on that perfect hairstyle, that would last way past the stroke of midnight, can be confusing. This New Year’s Eve up your glamour quotient by trying one of these 5 simple hairstyles.

1. High Twisted Ponytail:

High Twisted Ponytail hairstyle - Godrej Expert

A jumbo twisted ponytail will not only stay intact as you try some new dance moves but will also give you that dreamy fairy-tale look the entire night. You can try either a smart high twisted ponytail or even a more elegant low slung twisted ponytail look. This hairstyle would look amazing with some burgundy hair colour highlights by Godrej Expert Rich Crème hair colours, transforming you into the ultimate diva.

2. Modern Chignon:

Modern Chignon hairstyle - Godrej Expert

An elegant braided chignon is nothing less than a style statement. To give it a funky look you can weave in a printed scarf that will give that modern yet chic look. You can leave a couple of strands in the front and secure the remaining hair and the end of the scarf with some bobby pins at the nape of your neck. You can also try a dark brown hair colour or burgundy hair colour to give your look that extra oomph.

3. Hair down, the slick and sleek look:

A slick back wet hairstyle is one that can never go out of style. This hairstyle is really easy to do, especially when you are pressed for time. All you need is a brush and some hair products like gel and hairspray to ensure it stays in place. With hairstyles like this, make sure that your greys are taken care of with a good quality ammonia-free hair colour.

4. A half-up hairstyle:

A half-up hairstyle - Godrej Expert

Give your half-up hairstyle that vintage touch by pairing it with a pouffe. Tease your hair up from the crown to give it that poufy appearance. Pull the upper section of the hair and pin it at the back. You can also finish it off with a classy velvet bow. This hairstyle is sure to make heads turn and would look great on coloured hair. Dark brown hair colour is not only ideal for Indian skin tones but will also enhance the beauty of your hairstyle.

5. Twisted high bun:

Twisted high bun hairstyle - Godrej Expert

What can get better than a bun for a party? They not only give you that instant glam, but also are sturdy and easy to recreate. A twisted bun is not going to take more than five minutes of your time. First, make a high ponytail and then divide it into two sections. Twist each section till the end and then wrap it into a bun. Secure it tightly with some bobby pins so that it stays in place.

While these hairstyles will definitely make you look special, trying them on coloured hair will transform your look this New Year. In case you are wondering how to cover those early greys, colouring your hair will help you achieve just that and also give your appearance the change it needs.

Going to the salon and getting a hair colour done may seem a tedious and inconvenient prospect amidst a busy schedule. However, you can get a salon-like effect with instant hair colour at home. This will ensure that your hair is ready for any hairstyle that you want to flaunt and there are no pesky greys visible. By just following this simple step you can ensure you are looking your best.

How to choose a hair colour?

The most important aspects to consider while selecting the best hair colour are the complexion of your skin and the natural colour of your hair. Always select a shade that is only a shade or two lighter or darker than your original hair colour so that when your roots grow, they are not easily visible.

Brands like Godrej Expert Rich Crème come in 5 amazing hair colours for ladies. They are naturally black, black-brown, dark brown, natural brown and burgundy, all ideal for the Indian skin tone. It is not only a hair colour without ammonia but also enriched with the goodness of aloe vera, making it one of the best hair colours in India.

When selecting hair colours to use at home, one has to take care in selecting safe and trustworthy products. Godrej Expert Rich Crème Hair Colour is cream-based that comes in premeasured sachets and colours your hair in just 30 minutes. Its cream base allows easy application and prevents dripping or spillage, making it one of the best hair colours for black hair. It is an ammonia-free hair colour, hassle less, easy on the pocket, can be done in the comfort of your home and also gives great results.

How to hair colour at home?

A skin hypersensitivity test is strongly recommended each time before you colour your hair at home as a precautionary measure, even for regular users, to ensure a safe and pleasurable hair colouring experience. All the best hair colours in India have safety instructions and precautions mentioned on the pack in detail. The skin hypersensitivity test must be done 48 hours before application on the hair. To conduct the test, cleanse a small area of skin behind the ear or inner surface of the forearm using soap and water or alcohol. Mix a small quantity of colourant and developer, apply on previously cleansed skin and allow it to dry. Keep the product on for 48 hours and observe. If there is no reaction such as reddening, burning, itching, irritation or swelling in the area that the test was conducted on, then the product can be safely used.

How to apply hair colour?

  1. Select a shade from the range of shades offered.
  2. Do a skin hypersensitivity test 48 hours before application as mentioned above.
  3. Ensure your hair is clean and dry before application and put on your gloves.
  4. While using the single-use packs, open the pre-measured sachets and mix them in a bowl.
  5. Divide your hair into sections and apply the hair colour of your choice with a brush from root to tip. Leave it on for just 30 minutes and then rinse well with water for soft, beautiful, shiny hair.

This New Year, feel and look fabulous by trying these stylish hairdos with a hair colour that you always wanted to try.

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