I must admit it was an odd thing to do just before Spring when a desire for a lighter color usually prevails. But I like the versatility of it. I find that darker hair opens the door to more complimentary colors for me in clothes and makeup. I found a few of the picts of the inspired me to take plunge back closer to my natural color. I am sure I will change it again. But for right now I'm in love. Stay Posh!