Dye Candy

Haircare, Well-being

Dye Candy cracked the code on bringing the salon experience home. Their reusable, pinpoint-control applicator makes it possible to achieve the precise application and healthy-hair outcome that a salon professional would deliver, all within the comfort and convenience of the home environment.

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Kathryn Madison, a London-trained hairdresser with over 15 years of experience, including thousands of successful hair color applications and the founder of Dye Candy, has dedicated ten years towards solving the unique challenges that home hair colorists face, and is now ready to share her Hummingbird hair dye applicator with the world.


Stepping away from the salon and needing to self-apply her own color for the first time, the challenge of home hair color hit Kathryn immediately: the mess, the time, the damage and DIY look! How could it be so hard to get a precise application for herself at home? Especially for a professional, it was an awful, eye-opening experience. 


She felt an awkwardness, tedium, and dread that was far removed from the pampered self-care of the salon world. Kathryn knew she could do better than the disposable, clumsy tools in the standard home-color kit, and that's how she came up with the idea for the Hummingbird applicator. 


Using Dye Candy’s Hummingbird applicator, one can cleanly part the hair and place color precisely where it is needed, all while working upright, so there’s no need to twist into a pretzel to color hard-to-reach areas, like the back of the head. 


The Hummingbird applicator- named after its unique shape, has now earned patents in Europe and the U.S. This revolutionary tool is engineered to deliver pinpoint control for radiantly beautiful hair from roots to tips; speeding dye delivery without dripping, over-dying, or flattening the luster of your precious hair. 


Soon, home colorists will be able to self-apply color with the latest technology, keeping their hair in the best possible condition, and looking as polished as if Kathryn would have done it for them in the salon.


Currently, Dye Candy is inviting the home colorist community to enjoy their hair color tutorials and stay tuned to the latest news on when they will be launching the very first exclusive production of the Hummingbird.


How does it work? 

  • Go to Dye Candy’s website
  • Sign up to be among the first to own your very own Hummingbird

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