If you are coloring the hair by going to a saloon or you are doing it at home, the hair color will start to become dull as the day passes. There are few ways which can maintain the look of your hair color as new as possible without giving it a faded look.
You must try to apply the hair color a day after washing your hair with a shampoo to maintain the color in its original form. After coloring the hair make it stay on your hair for at least 2 days before getting your hair washed. Washing your hair with a shampoo can make the colored hair look dull and you must also increase the number of days between your hair wash with the shampoo. Purchase a shampoo along with the hair conditioner that is specially made to be used on the colored hair. Stay away from clarifying shampoo as they can take the color out of your hair very easily. You can get color depositing hair shampoos to improve the color that is applied over the hair. Always rinse your entire hair with cold water which can maintain the color on your hair as it is without getting faded. Cover the colored hair with a scarf while stepping out of the house in the sun. There is also special hair products that are available in the market which can be used over the colored hair to keep it protected.