Coloring a faded mount.

Submitted by JOhn C on 11/20/04 at 8:22 PM. ( )

Hey I have a question and I know its not in the archives.

I have an old mount thats very faded, has anyone every used ladies hair coloring to restore the hair colors?

If so please explain. Thanks
JOhn C

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John, me lad

This response submitted by cur on 11/20/04 at 10:32 PM. ( )


See my email responce.


I have

This response submitted by Michelle B on 11/20/04 at 10:37 PM. ( )

I have John on a black bear of mine, it was on display at a Gander Mt. store near a water falls. It got faded to almost brown on one side (I assume from evap. of chlorine water or mist). I brought him home, cleaned and shop vac'd, used 5 bottles of black hair dye all over. Let set for 1/2hr. then rinsed and shampooed. I blew it dry, turned out great.

This is a golden blonde animal.

This response submitted by JOhn C on 11/20/04 at 11:55 PM. ( )

Normally I would have a pat answer, but this animal is a light colored one and pretty special.

I do have a call in to the Proctor and Gamble chemmmmmist.

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