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For tips from our reviewer on choosing good hair products, scroll down! Hair dye is a great way to shake up your normal style and express your personality. You can avoid having to clean up the edges by using this technique on acrylic nails before you apply them.

Dab the sponge in the same place a few times so the colors blend and you can see the ombre effect. This will heat up your hair and speed up the dying process.