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Garnier Olia Ammonia Free Hair Color Olia Bold 5.12 - Medium Royal Amethyst
Our 1st oil powered permanent haircolor with no ammonia for brilliant color and visibly healthier hair.
Garnier Olia is unlike any other traditional, permanent hair color. Powered by a 60% oil blend formula with natural flower oils, Olia propels colorants deep into the hair, giving you vivid color results and 100% gray coverage. The oils help to reverse roughness and dullness without hair feeling weighed down. The non-drip formula has no ammonia, so it smells great as you apply. The end result? More brilliant, long-lasting color and hair that is hydrated, silky, looks full and up to 3x shinier than uncolored, unwashed hair.
What’s in the hair dye kit? A developer applicator, a colorant tube, after color conditioner, as well as a set of gloves and the instruction sheet.
Is this shade right for me?
Garnier Olia shade 5.12, “Medium Royal Amethyst,” is a shade full of intense cool burgundy reflects. It provides up to 100% gray coverage. The color will be more vibrant on grays. Shade 5.12 is best for anyone with natural, uncolored hair between light brown and dark brown.
For other shades with burgundy reflects, try 4.60, “Dark Intense Auburn” or 4.62, “Dark Garnet Red”. If you would like to remain in the medium brown range but would like to explore other reflects and tones, try shades 5.0, “Medium Brown” for natural reflects, 5.03, “Medium Neutral Brown” or 5.3 “Medium Golden Brown”.
*For women with currently color treated hair, there are special considerations for the color result you can achieve. This shade is not recommended for hair that has been colored Medium Brown or darker. For more help, use our Virtual Shade Selector Tool to find and try-on the perfect shade for you!
How to use:
Applying Olia: A Sensorial Experience Olia transforms coloring your hair into a new sensorial experience. Because Olia is ammonia-free, there is no harsh ammonia smell. Instead, Olia has a delicate floral scent. And, its non-drip, velvety cream texture helps provide optimal comfort during application.
Follow this step-by-step process when applying color at home:
1) Always do a skin test 48 hours before.
2) Apply to dry, unwashed hair.
3) Apply gloves, pour developer and colorant in mixing jar.
4) Break off the tip and shake the bottle vigorously.
5) Start applying color at the roots, then away from roots to the tips.
6) Extend color through to the ends and massage into hair.
7) Leave formula on for 30 minutes.
8) Massage hair thoroughly before rinsing to optimize rinsing process.
9) Rinse hair thoroughly until water runs clear.
10) Apply conditioner after color and leave on for two minutes, then rinse thoroughly.
PARAFFINUM LIQUIDUM / MINERAL OIL / HUILE MINERALE
AQUA / WATER / EAU
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE
PEG-40 HYDROGENATED CASTOR OIL
HELIANTHUS ANNUUS SEED OIL / SUNFLOWER SEED OIL
LIMNANTHES ALBA SEED OIL / MEADOWFOAM SEED OIL
CAMELLIA OLEIFERA SEED OIL
PARFUM / FRAGRANCE
PASSIFLORA INCARNATA SEED OIL
With zero ammonia, Olia has a pleasant, floral fragrance as you apply.
Olia's velvety, non-drip formula is made up of a 60% oil blend with natural flower oils from Sunflower, Meadowfoam, Passion Flower, and Camellia to help reverse roughness and dullness, leaving hair more hydrated, silky soft, and shinier.