The Broke Girl’s Guide to Perfect Hair Colour

You did your research, read 5,000 salon reviews on Yelp, and finally went for the plunge—and your shiny, new hair colour looks amazing. Props. The only problem is, your bank account has taken the fall and the situation is, ahem, not as pretty. What’s a broke girl with fabulous hair supposed to do? Not let that multi-dimensional colour fade prematurely, that’s what.

We spoke with celeb colourist and L’Oréal Paris hair colour expert, Kari Hill (she’s responsible for the perfect hair colour of Taylor Schilling, Michelle Williams, and our own sister site’s editor), and beauty DIY expert and Beauty Bean founder, Alexis Wolfer, and asked for their most budget-friendly hair colour tips. Keep flipping for six hair colour maintenance tips every broke girl should know!