rose gold hair care

How to Care for Rose Gold Hair: Pro Tips for Maintaining the Color Intense for Months

Increase the longevity of your rose gold hair color with these tips!

Rose gold hair is simply gorgeous. Also, since it became trendy in 2016, it has become a hair color that has genuinely become timeless. However, rose gold hair is known to fade when not efficiently and appropriately maintained. Therefore, we have created a guide to show you how to care for rose gold hair while wearing it for an extended period of time without breaking the bank or spending too much time on it!

Learn How to Care for Rose Gold Hair Like a Pro

In this article, we’re not only going to give you care tips but also some cool styles inspo.

1. Use a Color Protectant  while  Caring for Rose Gold Hair 

heat on rose gold hair
Avoid color fading on rose gold hair by using a color protectant. Photo by Rosalye Simard

When you care for rose gold hair, use a color-protecting shampoo and conditioner to prevent the color from fading after 2-3 weeks. For rose gold hair, we recommend using the Suave Vivid Color Shampoo and Conditioner. We love this collection as it can prevent color fading for up to 40 hair washes! 

2. Avoid Using Heat on Hair 

rose gold hair with hot pink streaks
Keep your color vivid by avoiding heat. Photo by Isi Parente

Using heat while you care for rose gold hair color can often change the color of your hair or cause it to fade faster. Therefore, it is best to avoid heat. If you can’t help but use heat for a hairstyle, try to limit how much you apply the heat or where to apply the heat. Also, it is best to use a strong heat protectant—for example, the Dove Style+Care Smooth and Shine Heat Protection Spray

3. Focus On Scalp Care while you Care for Rose Gold Hair

Learn how to embrace your rose gold even with grown out roots. Photo by Elias Jonassønn

The appearance of your roots can make or break your look when you have dyed hair. Even with grown-out roots, you can make your rose good hair look amazing in between hair dye and touch-up jobs. Use Dove Hair Therapy Breakage Remedy Leave-On Scalp Treatment to help keep your growing roots nourished while you care for rose gold hair. 

4. Make Room for Regular Root Touch Ups 

For longevity of this hair color, schedule regular color touch-ups. Photo by Bekah Allmark

If you plan on keeping your rose gold hair for a while, then scheduling regular root touch-ups for your look about every six weeks is essential. With a color as intricate as rose gold, it is best to touch up your roots with a professional hairstylist to avoid any mishaps in the coloring process and to help ensure a long-lasting color payoff. 

Will you be trying the rose gold hair color look anytime soon? If so, what techniques will you implement when caring for your rose gold hair? Share with us @AllThingsHairUS. Also, for more hair color maintenance tips, subscribe to our newsletter below!


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