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Unread 01-07-2013, 05:00 PM   #1
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Dying 'roots'

I need to make Jak's wig. As you can see it starts green at the roots then fades to yellow. Would it work to buy a yellow wig then dye the 'roots' green?
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Unread 01-07-2013, 08:59 PM   #2
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issue is on how green ull b able to get from yellow...... it might be better to get a white lacefront wig then dye part of it yellow and part green.
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Unread 01-07-2013, 09:01 PM   #3
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I'd imagine so. Try some blue if the green dye comes out too yellow due to the base color.
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Unread 01-09-2013, 08:36 PM   #4
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Will not lie this is more easily done with natural hair. (Rocked Jak hair for a good month and a half, would have upkept it but I needed to start job hunting and the people in my town are don't normally hire anyone with weird hair colors.)

Buying a white wig and dying parts of it yellow and green might be your best bet though.
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Unread 01-10-2013, 02:24 AM   #5
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It would be awesome to make real hair go like that but unfortunately my husband has a fro. It would probably look cool until he started sweating...then he would just get clown hair. :P

Thanks for the advice. Looks like I'll go with a white wig.
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Unread 01-10-2013, 09:20 AM   #6
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You might be able to get that shade over yellow if you hand colour it as it deposit the true saturation of sharpie/permanent marker that way.
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