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RAW Hair Color Review--Peacock Blue

Posted on the 06 August 2014 by Jillofalltrades @JillDeTrabajos
You guys know I do crazy colors in my hair, usually blue (I must like getting glares from old white ladies in public).

RAW Hair Color Review--Peacock Blue

That's why Stick Figure Jill always has blue hair!  The more you know!

Last time I did RAW brand Twisted Teal, but I did it over a patchy bleach job so after it faded it looked like this:
RAW Twisted Teal after fading (3 months)
...which was okay, for a super-faded blue, but I felt a little like a walking piece of kelp.  It was time to both change up the color and get a cut!
So after I got a cut I went to Hot Topic and got RAW Peacock Blue ($12.99 in store and on Amazon).  It turned out super vivid and a gorgeous shade:
RAW Peacock Blue
I like RAW because it's vegan/cruelty-free, comes in great colors (and fades into nice colors), lasts a long time and is super gentle on your hair.
Honestly my hair felt like it had gone through a deep conditioning after I washed this shit out.  I'm not even kidding.  Of course I had to scrub the bejeezus out of my shower afterward, but WORTH IT.
I'll update y'all on how long this particular color lasts, but I can say that the Twisted Teal lasted a solid 6 weeks before it started fading, and it was nearly 3 months before I started feeling like it had faded to a crappy-looking level (kelp level).  That's pretty impressive for a demi-permanent dye, and it's like 3 times longer than my much-more-expensive Pravana Vivid Blue dye job survived last summer:

Pravana Vivids Blue Faded

Worse than kelp.  What's worse than kelp?  Someone find me an uglier plant to use for this joke.

I highly recommend it!  So far it's the best brand I've used!
What do you guys use to dye your hair, and what colors do you use?

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