Because a flash in my all-white bathroom would make everything disappear, the non-flash photo really doesn't show just HOW much darker my hair is now. (With that lovely, glorious plum tone to it!) But this is the general idea. (And I also waited till after it was dyed to cut it.)
Darker Hair again
May 2011 You can see a bit of the plum in the strands of hair at the edges, against the white background.