While seeking temporary hair color for an event, occasion or simply to mix the hair up a little the individual can take advantage of temporary means which are used to color the hair including gels and sprays which are applied to the top of the hair. Gel can be used to form the hair, as well as apply color to the hair. There are also certain powders and shampoos which can be used to add color to the hair for as little as six weeks. This is a great way to get a new look for a short period of time without making a commitment to a new hair color.