More pictures behind the cut including the before shots, and photos showing the difference in my hair from one month after removal to a few months.
First they were nice and orderly:
Then they got a bit hectic:
Then they were just ugly and as i discovered, mouldy:
One month after removal (I'm the long haired blonde obviously):
This one's after about 3 months, and I was fully able to dye and highlight, and was straightening my hair on a daily basis with no problems.