July 4th Independence Day is this week and we cannot wait to hear the crackling of fireworks and the gathering of family and friends. Our team if definitely celebrating this national holiday with fireworks, barbeques, refreshing iced lemonade, some shades, and of course, hair color! Wear your patriotic colors on your hair! Our #SplatSquad members are dyeing their hair to patriotic colors like blue and red. If you don’t want to commit to those bold hair colors, there’s always the fun 1 wash you can use which washes out with warm water. The colors we recommend are: Red Pop and Bolder Blue. You can find these fun and bold temporary colors at all major retailers such as: Wal-mart, Target, Rite Aid, Walgreens, and CVS! Find a store near you!
Since it’s July 4th this week, let’s have a quick recap of our country’s history with fun facts:
- Thomas Jefferson was the one who first drafted the Declaration of Independence.
It was a coincidence that Thomas Jefferson passed away on July 4, 1826
Another coincidence: 2 other presidents died on July 4th (James Monroe and John Adams).
In 1801, the White House Celebrated Independence Day for the very first time.
According to statistics, about 150 million hot dogs are consumed for this national holiday. That's a lot of hot dogs!
Ever wondered why Americans celebrate July 4th with fireworks? That’s because, during the first celebrated Independence Day in the year of 1777, it was said that Americans had gathered to watch the sky brightened in celebration of the new nation.
Now that we have a little background of this patriotic holiday, how will you celebrate Independence Day?