TCS, The Original Color Stain Remover & Barrier


The Color Stain Remover, TCS, is a technologically advanced all natural barrier cream used before applying hair color to protect the hairline from staining.  This dual-purpose formula can also be used afterwards to remove excess color from skin, clothing, equipment, work surfaces and color embedded in nail cuticles.

Profitable Tip:

Many men do not like to color their facial hair because of the stain hair color leaves behind. Apply TCS directly around and into the facial hair as well as the skin underneath. Process the color as usual for stain free result. 

SKU: 32703

Use As A Barrier Cream - Use before coloring as a barrier to protect skin from staining. It will not block the color process.

Remove After Processes - After color, use a damp towel to remove excess color from skin, work surfaces and clothing

Gentle on The Skin and Scalp - Made with hypoallergetic soaps and oils, it is gentle on the skin and gets absorbed around hairline/scalp easier.


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Full Directions

Shake well before each use. Before Coloring:  Shake the TCS bottle before using. Apply TCS to a piece of cotton or towel and apply directly to the skin that you want to protect (hairline, scalp, facial hair).  If client has dry skin, apply twice.
After Coloring: To remove color from clothing, apply TCS to damp towel, blot stain above and below fabric and then blot with a clean wet towel. For old stains on work stations and floors, spray directly on the stain and let sit overnight.  Next morning, wipe away with a wet cloth.

Additional Uses

Protect More Than Just Hair - TCS advanced natural barrier cream can be used to protect staining on clothing, equipment, work surfaces, and color embedded in nail cuticles.

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Frequently Asked Questions:

What is TCS - The Color Stain Remover and how does it work?

TCS - The Color Stain Remover is a product designed to remove hair dye stains from the skin and scalp. It works by breaking down the dye molecules and gently lifting them away from the skin.

Do I apply TCS before or after the process?

You may do both. Apply TCS along the hairline (and/or eyebrows if dyeing as well.) as a barrier cream before applying the color, and use after by using a damp cloth or cotton ball.

I accidentally dripped color on my shirt, is TCS safe for clothes?

Yes, TCS is safe for clothes and any other surface that may be stained from color processes. You may put TCS on the stained part of your clothes and put them through the wash.

Will TCS irritate my skin?

No, TCS is gentle on the skin as it is made with hypoallergenic soaps & oils, so skin irritation will not occur.

How can TCS benefit me and my clients?

TCS can benefit both you and your clients by providing a quick and effective solution to remove hair dye stains from the skin and scalp. It can help you maintain a clean and professional appearance and leave your clients feeling more comfortable and confident.

How do I use TCS on my clients' skin and scalp?

To use TCS, apply a small amount of the product to a cotton pad or ball and gently rub it onto the stained area of the skin or scalp. Allow the product to sit for a few minutes and then wipe it away with a clean, damp cloth.

Is TCS safe to use on all skin types?

TCS is generally safe to use on all skin types, but it is important to perform a patch test on a small area of skin before applying it to a larger area. This can help identify any potential allergic reactions or skin sensitivities.

Can TCS be used to remove hair dye stains from clothing or other fabrics?

No, TCS is not recommended for use on clothing or other fabrics. It is specifically designed for use on the skin and scalp.

How long does it take for TCS to remove hair dye stains?

The time it takes for TCS to remove hair dye stains can vary depending on the intensity of the stain and how long it has been on the skin. In general, it only takes a few minutes for the product to start breaking down the dye molecules, but it may take longer for more stubborn stains.

Are there any precautions I should take when using TCS?

When using TCS, it is important to avoid getting the product in the eyes or mouth. If this happens, rinse thoroughly with water. It is also important to wash your hands thoroughly after using the product, and to keep it out of reach of children.

How does TCS not stain skin but still allows color to develop on the hairline?

It does not contain any blockers so it will not affect the color penetrating the hair or cuticle. Follow Directions. Make sure to shake the bottle and use a wet towel to remove as it is water activated.

Customer reviews
I’ve used this for years in my salon and my laundry room for stains on clothes and skin. Good stuff!
— Lanne Milne (Verified Customer)
Great product for removing hair color from skin ... but you must use a damp towel as water is the activator.
— Deb C. (Verified Customer)

Use as a Barrier Cream

Our Color Stain Remover can be used before coloring services as a barrier to protect skin from staining. TCS will not interfere or block with the color process.

Gentle on the Skin & Scalp

Our Color Stain Remover is made with hypoallergetic soaps and oils, making it gentle on the skin and gets absorbed around hairline/scalp easier.

Removal After Color Services

Unwanted color on skin, clothing, or work area? By using a damp towel along with TCS be able to remove excess and unwanted color.