4. Resist At-Home Dye Jobs
While it might be the cheaper alternative, you're not doing your hair any favors by dying it at home. "Box color strips moisture out of your hair and you end up with drier hair than when you started," Romero says. "You are better off going to your stylist, telling her or him your maintenance budget, and asking them to develop a long-term game plan so you can maintain coloring your hair."