According to the New York Times, at-home hair color is on the rise.
Yes, it's rather obvious statement given the current economic climate. But, read between the lines, and you'll discover a few noteworthy tidbits like:
Your colorist can help you shop for the right shade(s).
Many stylists are open to assisting clients choose the right brand and shade of DIY kits (for use between visits) to ensure their efforts are not compromised.
Mark your calender: A new, "foolproof" coloring system is launching in June.
Umberto Savone plans to unveil a new system called "U Color" ($12) that's packaged in sachets and simple to apply.
Have chemically-treated hair? A salon visit might be worth the splurge.
Home colorists get the best results when hair isn’t permed, relaxed or highlighted.
Click here to read the full article, and here for celebrity colorist Rita Hazan's tips on acing at-home hair color.