NEVER died/colored. Washed every 2-3 days, blow dried about once a month and curled or straightened maybe 3 times a year total. Curly when wet but wavy once dry. Non-smoker, healthy eater/not a vegetarian, 29 year old female, light brown/chestnut color with blonde highlights, packaged in several ponytails. This is from two different cuttings, but all from the same head. Hairstylists consistently comment on how thick and healthy my hair is. Paypal accepted payment.