Plus few things offer the opportunity to change your look the way changing the shade of your tresses does. It lets you keep everything else virtually the same while still giving you the change you seek. Not a bad deal actually.
Even at home hair coloring kits have come a long way when it comes to being gentler, safer and more pleasant smelling. They too use far fewer harsh chemicals that can lead to damaged hair in a heartbeat. Making it safer for you to get the desired results. Which as hair color ideas go isn't a bad thing, now is it?