Hair Colouring

Michelle Mosalakae on what inspires her vibrant hair color choices

Actress Michelle Mosalakae shares her love for color with us.

You’re always experimenting with different styles and colors. What inspires your choices?

I love switching up my look. I think it’s the actress in me coming out – I prefer to look different and, even, unrecognizable!

Take us through your hair routine.

I use a semi-permanent dye that isn’t too harsh on my hair. I do plaits and base the scalp with Jamaican castor oil before wearing a wig. If I’m rocking my natural hair, I opt for a high bun and lay my edges.

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Electric blonde

Light blonde will definitely make you stand out! Keep the color alive by using a sulfate-free or color-safe shampoo that won’t dilute the intensity of the dye.

Michelle Mosalakae

Golden brown

Have fun with short hair by experimenting with golden shades. While the bleach won’t eliminate the curls, it tends to dry the hair. Use a conditioner to keep your moisture levels intact.

Michelle Mosalakae hair

Michelle Mosalakae

Deep blue

Go all the way with a vibrant bright color – we love this electric blue. Opt for a conditioner that has color built into the formula so as to revive the hue if it fades.

Michelle Mosalakae hair

Michelle Mosalakae

Dark Copper

Rich coppers and browns create the ultimate sultry effect. Make sure you wash your hair at least three times a week, and if it’s relaxed or blown out, get a thorough cleanse once every five days.

Michelle Mosalakae hair

Michelle Mosalakae

Pale grey

Be inspired by wintery ashy greys. Use a hair serum or balm to intensify moisture levels, which will prevent the hair from getting brittle.

Michelle Mosalakae hair

Michelle Mosalakae

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