How To Survive Going Gray: The First Year: Tips, Tricks & Hacks

How To Survive Going Gray: The First Year: Tips, Tricks & Hacks

How To Survive Going Gray: The First Year: Tips, Tricks & Hacks

This is everything I could think to say about my year of transitioning to gray. How to cover the white stripe. What colors to wear. How to not feel dowdy and drab. Significant others. The grow out process. Everything but wigs. That’s another video 😉

Videos I reference:
The first time I used a toner to make my bleached hair silver:
The Second time:
The third and final time:
Using SilverWhite Spray:
Roux Temporary Color Mousse:
Roux Temporary Color Liquid:
Using Temporary Color spray with a wig:
Here is how I styled my hair (the last 8 minutes):

Products I recommend:
Schwarzkopf Professional Silverwhite Brightening Spray
Shimmer Lights
Schwarzkopf Bonacure Color Freeze Silver Shampoo
Roux Fanci-full Temporary Hair Color
Frivolous Fawn Roux Fanci-Full Liquid
Frivolous Fawn Mousse
Tint Brush & Bowl
Makeup For Ever Ultra HD Foundation
Benefit Eye Bright Pencil
Revlon Matte Balm Lipstains
Elf High Definition Powder
Nars Orgasm/Laguna Duo
Mac Yogurt Eyeshadow
Amazing Cosmetics Concealer
Urban Decay Naked 3
Urban Decay Flushed
Conair Lighted Mirror
Raspberry Beret (and tons of other colors!)

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Monique Parent is a Hollywood actress and model who has been in the biz for 25 years. UniqueMonique is not just her brand but also her view of life! We all deserve to be unique and to celebrate our individuality!

SortaHealthy® is about healthy eating and getting more veggies into your body, and has evolved into all around health including acceptance of growing older.

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Products in this video:
Schwarzkopf Professional Igora Royal Absolutes Silverwhite Brightening Spray – 11.8 oz –

Clairol Shimmer Lights 16 oz. Shampoo + 16 oz. Conditioner (Combo Deal) –

Schwarzkopf Professionals BC Bonacure Color Freeze Silver Shampoo – 8.5 oz –

Roux Fanci-Full Temporary Color Rinse 23 Frivolous Fawn, 15.2 oz –

Make up for Ever Ultra Hd Invisible Cover Foundation Color 125 = Y315 – Sand –

Benefit Cosmetics Eye Bright Pencil –

Revlon Colorburst Lacquer Balm – Tease 130 – 0.095 oz. each (Pack of 2) –

NARS Mini Highlighting/Bronzing Blush Duo Orgasm/ Laguna 0.17 oz –

UD Naked 3 Eyeshadow Palette – 100% Authentic by U/D –

UD Native Flushed Palette – 100% Authentic –

Women’s Solid Color Wool Beret French Style Beanie Hat Cap –