Can You Wash Hair 24 Hours After Colouring?

Is your client’s post-colour routine sending all your hard work down the drain – literally? Before they leave the salon it’s important they know how and when to wash their hair to get the most out of their new, dream shade. So, here, we’re answering the question that may be on certain clients’ minds: can you wash hair 24 hours after colouring? Turns out, if they’re wash day obsessed, they might be making a big mistake with their freshly applied hue…

Model runs hand through their long, curly, caramel blonde hair while smiling at the camera.
Close-up of model having their long, blonde hair washed in a salon sink.
INVIGO Color Brilliance Color Protection Shampoo surrounded by slices of lime.
Model with dark red, shoulder-length hair smiles at the camera while holding a bottle of INVIGO Color Brilliance Color Protection Shampoo.
ColorMotion+ Color Protection Shampoo, Moisturising Color Reflection Conditioner and Structure+ Mask appear in front of a mauve background.
Close-up of model’s golden blonde hair being combed with a wide-tooth comb.
Ultimate Repair Shampoo, Ultimate Repair Conditioner and Miracle Hair Rescue appear in front of a red backdrop.
Collage showing a model’s dark, curly hair before and after using Ultimate Repair Miracle Hair Rescue.