We’ve all been there; a last-minute party, date or business trip and your roots are starting to show. That fun regrowth that gives away your age and/or the fact that you color your hair. How embarrassing! Luckily there’s an array of products that you can use in this situation. These hair root touch-up products do a decent job of concealing your re-growth and effectively extend the time between salon visits. They come in sprays, powders, pens and mascara-like brushes in a spectrum of hues to match most any hair color. Here are some of the more popular root touch-up products on the market right now.
Kazumi Root Vanish
A natural-looking touch-up tool to cover emerging grays and roots in between
appointments. The coloring brush is easy to use and leaves hair looking shiny and free
from grays and regrowth. Botanical ingredients keep hair hydrated and luminescent.
Bumble & Bumble Color Stick
This velvety, dry fiber color stick offers instant gray and root (re-growth) coverage
with a blend-able, mess-free application. A combination of mineral-based pigments,
dry fibers and microspheres offer easy blending and quick color payoff.
Bumble & Bumble
Color Wow Root Cover Up
Cover greys and dark roots, refresh highlights, thicken and perfect thinning hairlines
with this water-resistant powder. Never stiff, sticky or waxy it looks completely natural,
mimics hair’s reflective qualities.
Color WOW Hair
Charles Worthington Instant Root Concealer Spray
Conceal stubborn grays and reappearing roots for up to 72 hours between each wash.
This transfer-resistant, quick-drying formula provides a seamless finish allowing you
to delay your next trip to the salon. Simply washes out after use.
Available online only.
Charles Worthington London
John Frieda Root Blur Color Blending Concealer
Easily conceal re-growth and grays in between salon visits. Pressed powder with
angled fiber brush allows for precise root concealer application and coverage. Travel-
size compact with mirror provides easy touch-ups, anywhere.
Oribe Airbrush Root Touch Up Spray
Instantly cover grays and roots and revives highlights between salon appointments.
Microfine pigments blend with your natural color when and where needed. This quick-
drying powder formula also absorbs dirt and oil to freshen up hair.
Wella Insta Recharge
Powder offers temporary coloring solutions for in-between salon appointments.
Dermatologically-tested, this formula was developed with a combination of minerals
and color pigments that easily adhere to the hair. It conceals roots while fading away
within the next shampoo.
Rita Hazan Root Concealer Touch Up Spray
This aerosol re-growth concealer extends salon color with temporary gray root cover-
up. This waterproof, transfer-proof spray offers buildable color pigments work on any
hair color, shampoos out easily, and won’t affect relaxers or other straightening
Protégé Premium Root Touch Up
Comprised mostly of zinc, talc, and mica these reflective ingredients give regrowth
a natural-looking shine and blend with your hair color. This root concealer stays on
without running even when sweating or swimming and then washes out with your
Madison Reed Root Touch Up
Cover roots and grays immediately with this rain, sweat, and pillow-proof brush-on
powder. Micro-milled pigments give hair natural-looking depth and create coverage
that stays put until your next shampoo. It's like makeup but for hair.
Style Edit Root Concealer
This temporary touch-up spray covers gray roots, extending the life of color
between salon visits. Contains adaptive color pigments that adhere to the hair fiber
and self-adjust to match hair color, providing a lustrous, natural shine.
L’Oreal Paris Magic Root Cover Up Spray
Conceals grays in seconds for flawless roots. Get seamless coverage with this
lightweight formula that leaves no smudging or sticky residue when dry. Perfect
for in between color or salon visits - lasts until your next shampoo.