U73 Smokey Steel

Swatch sample of U73 Smokey Steel
Expected results
Dark BlondeSwatch of hair colourSwatch of expected outcome of using U73 Smokey Steel
Light BrownSwatch of hair colourSwatch of expected outcome of using U73 Smokey Steel
Medium BrownSwatch of hair colourSwatch of expected outcome of using U73 Smokey Steel

Permanent Colour

This gives a permanent shade that will last up to 28 washes, depending on your hair history.

U73 Smokey Steel

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  • New in!
  • Maximum colour depth & radiance
  • Cool metallic tones
  • Full of shine

Time to make a deliciously dark colour statement? The built-in metallic shine booster, with coconut oil, leaves hair gorgeously glossy for a cool metallic finish!


Top tips:

  • Always perform the allergy alert test 48 hours before each time you colour, even if you’ve used the product before
  • Check the colour application range to make sure this product is suitable for your natural hair colour
  • Remember, if your hair’s previously coloured, this may affect results
  • Avoid staining your fav jumper by having an old towel at the ready and use some skin barrier cream around your hairline/ears
  • Have some cotton pads and skin toner handy just in case you get some product on your skin
  • If you’re lucky enough to have thick locks or hair longer than shoulder length, you’ll need two or more packs for a nice, even coverage
  • LIVE Intense Colour should be applied to clean, dry hair

Download our guide for step-by-step application instructions and all the pre-colouring advice

  • 1 tube of Colour Cream
  • 1 application bottle with developer lotion
  • 1 After Treatment
  • 1 instruction leaflet
  • 1 pair of gloves

Colour Cream:Aqua · Cetearyl Alcohol · Ammonium Hydroxide · Coconut Alcohol · N,N-Bis(2-Hydroxyethyl)-p-Phenylenediamine Sulfate · Cocamidopropyl Betaine · Ceteareth-50 · Cocos Nucifera Oil · Ceteareth-20 · Parfum · 2-Amino-3-Hydroxypyridine · Sulfuric Acid · Potassium Hydroxide · Sodium Chloride · Sodium Sulfite · Ascorbic Acid · Sodium Silicate · 5-Amino-6-Chloro-o-Cresol · Propylene Glycol · Etidronic Acid · Quartz

Developer: Aqua · Hydrogen Peroxide · Cetearyl Alcohol · PEG-40 Castor Oil · Disodium Pyrophosphate · Sodium Cetearyl Sulfate · Disodium EDTA · Sodium Benzoate · Phosphoric Acid

After Treatment: Aqua · Cetearyl Alcohol · Behentrimonium Chloride · Prunus Armeniaca Kernel Oil · Litchi Chinensis Fruit Extract · Morinda Citrifolia Fruit Extract · Panthenol · Hydrolyzed Keratin · Isopropyl Myristate · Citric Acid · Phenoxyethanol · Stearamidopropyl Dimethylamine · Isopropyl Alcohol · Glyceryl Stearate · Parfum · Sodium Methylparaben · Propylene Glycol · Polyquaternium-37 · Glycerin · Dicaprylyl Carbonate · Butylphenyl Methylpropional · Limonene · Linalool · Hexyl Cinnamal · Lauryl Glucoside · Potassium Sorbate

Reviews
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Rach
  • Essex
  • 0
  • 1
My hair feels in great condition now however it went on light blonde hair and now it’s very dark purple. A nice colour but not what I wanted/ expected
Response from Schwarzkopf LIVE: Hi Rach, we're sorry to hear that you didn't get the results you were expecting. We would love to discuss this further with you, so do feel free to give our Schwarzkopf Advisory team a ring on 0800 328 9214 if you'd like to. Thanks.
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Sam
  • Uk
  • 0
  • 1
Absolutely loved the colour on the box however mine turned out some really dark purple colour when I put this on I totally stripped out my other hair colour so can’t understand why it’s not the same as the box really disappointed
Response from Schwarzkopf LIVE: Hi Sam, we're sorry to hear to you didn't get the result you were expecting. Please be aware that colour strippers can still leave colour residue on your hair (even if you can't visibly see it) that can impact your next colour result. Please contact our Schwarzkopf Advisory team on 0800 328 9214 to discuss this further if you would like to.
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Emma
  • Stoke on trent
  • 0
I brought this and think the wrong colour was in the box as my hair is a blue mercury colour but i love it though.
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Hannah
  • Lancashire
  • 0
Was looking forward to this colour but found that it didn’t cover my natural brown colour very well. I’d be interested to know if there is a better method to achieving this colour as it’s intended to be.
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Mandy
  • Uk
  • 0
I used this last night, was excited to see the results unfortunately it looks like I’ve used the cosmic blue dye instead of the Smokey Steel which I was gutted about, it looks a lot more blue than a smokey steel and also looks a bit purple when the sun hits it, a completely different colour from which was stated on the colour swatches :(
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Tara
  • Cannock
  • 0
  • 1
Dye comes out black not the smokey grey colour. No impresssed
Response from Schwarzkopf LIVE: Hi Tara, we're sorry to hear to you didn't get the result you were expecting. Please contact our Schwarzkopf Advisory team on 0800 328 9214 to discuss this further if you would like to.
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Jazmin
  • Northampton
  • 0
  • 1
I brought this to go over my dark blonde hair, it turned it bright blue! Not happy at all!
Response from Schwarzkopf LIVE: Hi Jazmin, we're sorry to hear you didn't get the result you were expecting. Please contact our Schwarzkopf Advisory team on 0800 328 9214 to discuss further if you would like to.
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Aaron
  • Birmingham
  • 0
  • 1
Sent my hair purple.
I've looked at other reviews online and it seems im not the only one with this issue.
My natural hair is light brown, and matches the recommended hair on the back of the box.
Response from Schwarzkopf LIVE: Hi Aaron, we're sorry to hear to you didn't get the result you were expecting. Please contact our Schwarzkopf Advisory team on 0800 328 9214 to discuss this further if you would like to.
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