Frequently Asked Questions
Bigen Semi-Permanent Hair Color

About Bigen Semi-Permanent Hair Color

What are the differences between Bigen powder and Bigen Semi-Permanent Color?

Bigen Powder is a permanent hair color and Bigen Semi-Permanent Color is a semi permanent hair color which lasts anywhere from 2-3 weeks. This type of color is used to blend gray or enhance natural color and it's safe for immediate use after a relaxer service.

Is a patch test necessary before use?

Yes. A skin allergy test is required before the use of any hair color product. Please follow the instructions on the label.

Can I color my eyebrows or mustache with this product?

No. This product must not be used for dyeing the eyebrows or eyelashes; to do so may cause blindness. Do not use this product for any purpose other than coloring the hair on your head. To do so may cause irritation or injury.

How long does Bigen Semi-Permanent color last?

Two to three weeks.

Can I use the Bigen Semi-Permanent color the same day as a relaxer?

Yes, you can use this semi permanent color the same day as a relaxer.

Can I pre-lighten and use the color right afterwards?

Yes, you can create many special effects.

Can I use Bigen Semi-Permanent color for low lighting?

Yes, Bigen Semi-Permanent color is great for toning and blending colors.

Does it cover gray?

Bigen Semi-Permanent color is used to blend gray or enhance natural color. If 100% gray coverage is desired, try Bigen Powder Permanent Hair Color.

What is the processing time?

You can process Bigen Semi-Permanent color up to 25 minutes.

What is proper application?

Shampoo and towel dry hair. Apply directly from the bottle starting at the scalp work generously to the ends. Saturate well.

Does Semi-Permanent color contain ammonia or peroxide?

No, Bigen Semi-Permanent color does not contain ammonia or peroxide. Our gentle, oil-rich, conditioning formula nourishes hair with natural moisturizers including honey, beeswax and sunflower.

How do I select the right color for me?

Always choose the shade that is closest to your own natural color (or 1 to 2 shades lighter) for best results.

Does Bigen Semi-Permanent color stain?

Bigen Semi-Permanent color is formulated to minimize staining and bleeding and reduce running and dripping during application.

Should I shampoo the hair before or after I apply Bigen Semi-Permanent color?

Since a semi-permanent color washes out of hair quicker, it is recommended to shampoo and towel dry the hair before the color application.

How long should I wait to recolor my hair?

You can re-apply semi permanent color the same day. However the color result may be affected by the previous hair color you applied.