Lemon juice vs. highlights??

I'm wondering if lemon juice diluted in water and a little time in the sun would be less damaging than highlights. I used to get my highlights done at the salon all the time, but the last time I got them they F-R-I-E-D my curls!

Could this be a better (and cheaper) alternative? Any thoughts or experience?

TIA for any responses!!
I won't get conventional highlights again because they dried out my hair terribly.

With that said, I also won't stay in the sun without a hat anymore because that too dried out my hair terribly.

I think it's a lose-lose situation, for me at least.

Here's what I found doing a search for "lemon" on the hair coloring forum, ignoring the ones using it as an activator of sorts for henna.



Thanks for the links! What do you do to lighten/highlight your hair? Or have you given up because of the damage it causes?
Thanks again!

Last edited by Leo; 05-28-2009 at 11:17 AM.
Once burned, twice shy, so I no longer do anything permanent to my hair. I'm ready to try semi-perm again though.

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