Shades of hair color. how to choose


The color palette of hair depends on many factors, but still the main one is genetic. But many girls are not satisfied with the natural color of the strands, and there is a desire to change periodically. The modern branch of cosmetics offers for this a wide range of high-quality and practically safe hair dyes. At the same time they offer a lot of shades of the 1st tone to choose from.

Shades of hair color: color types

Shades for dyeing hair, which are offered by manufacturers of paints and become fashionable in a certain season, will not suit all women. For these reasons, you must first prepare and decide on your color type, and then choose a tone.

The color type is nothing but the ratio of the color of eyes, skin and natural hair color. Today, there are 4 color types that correspond to the seasons - summer, autumn, winter, spring.

Despite all the paradoxes, the summer color type is cold. Under him fit women with gray, gray-green and light brown eyes. The natural shade of hair ranges from straw to dark blonde. These girls do not have white skin, because the vessels in the skin are close. The most appropriate shades for this color type are wheat-colored hair.

Tsvetotip autumn and spring, quite easily confused, but autumn differs more saturated colors. The representatives of this type of skin badly sunbathes, there may be bright freckles. The eyes are usually green, honey, hazel or olive. Hair is most often wavy, red or with a reddish tint.

Winter also belongs to the cold color type, it can be contrast and not contrast. Contrast can be called the owners of fair skin, with black hair, brown eyes or blue. Owners of such characteristics should not be repainted in red, all shades of black and dark red tones are most suitable.

Spring type is the owner of a thin, almost transparent skin, with the presence of freckles. The eyes of these girls are turquoise, blue or gray. Hair is light blond, honey or amber. These women will suit honey and amber shades, you can try red and red. But it is worth remembering that too dark tones can visually age out representatives of this color type.

Having correctly calculated your color type, you can proceed to the selection of colors and hair colors. The photo, which is located on the paint box, does not always show the color that will end up. The end result depends on many factors - the initial color, structure and condition of the hair.

Light brown hair: palette

Shades of hair colors

Today there are only 3 shades of light brown color: light, medium and dark light brown color, and a large number of shades. Light blond is a little darker than a blond, in the dark or in a room it looks darker compared to it, but in the sun it can shine with an ashen sheen. Paints with light brown shades: L`OrealCastingCremeGloss 910 tint (light brown ashy), Еkselans from L`Oreal 8 tint (light blond), etc.

  • Ash-light color can be both dark and light. If we are talking about light colors, then the basis is blond, with ashy notes, but if you want a darker shade, then you need to start from a medium-brown shade.
  • Mixing warm and cold tones is a great solution. The result is a copper-brown color. Although, of course, in nature, this combination is almost never found. The result can be achieved with the help of CastingCremeGloss paint from L`Oreal 834 amber light brown.
  • Medium blond is a basic shade. It is this color that is considered natural with a dark base and light notes. It can be obtained with the Ekselans hair dye from L'Oreal 7 shade, 6.13 shade (dark blonde beige) L'OrealCastingCremeGloss 700 shade.
  • There are also artificial tones, for example, pearl brown. This is a cold shade of dark color with a brilliant shine, which creates the effect of mother of pearl. An excellent solution is to use L`OrealCastingCremeGloss 810 paint.
  • The darkest tone of the light brown range is considered to be dark blond color. With a poor consecration, it seems chestnut, but in the sun it plays with ash highlights.
  • Light-brown hair shades always look great cleaving, toning and highlighting. Such hairdressing dyeing techniques make the image more vivid.

Red hair shades: how to choose?

Shades of hair colors

Red tones are very sexy, provocative and, unfortunately, rare. It is for these reasons that red and its shades are so popular today. According to statistics, only 2% of people on earth have hair of this color.

Shades of red are a huge amount, they usually range from the color of red strawberries to deep mahogany. Not looking at all the variety, it is very difficult to choose shades of red or red. Therefore, it is best to either take advantage of the special tone selection program or trust the professionals. Well, or, in extreme cases, use tonal balms, which disappears after a few flushes. This kind of experiment will show whether this color can become permanent.

So how to choose the right shade of red? Everything will depend on natural data. For example, fair-haired blondes are ideal for red and light copper shades. Light skin helps to convey the full depth of color. A great solution would be to repaint hair in colors such as burgundy, mahogany, or fiery red.

For owners of natural dark blonde or light brown hair, choosing red hair is a little more difficult and will directly depend on the skin tone. For women with cool pink or olive skin, shades such as cherry red, burgundy, or eggplant are perfect. If the skin is golden or with a peach shade, then warm, sparking shades - copper, gold, red oak will do.

Hair from medium to dark chestnut color can be repainted in intense red or mahogany. Owners of black hair or dark-chestnut color, can drastically repaint in shades of wine-red or black and red. In addition, natural brunettes fit shade "ripe plum."

There are a lot of variants of tones of red and red, and, accordingly, the choice of means for coloring is wider. Masters of hairdressing give 1 universal advice - to carry out dyeing only with a specialist. Despite the fact that the red pigment falls easily and does not give any unwanted and side colors, such as ashy-blond. Still not worth experimenting. Home painting is justified only if the color has been selected for a long time, and not the first painting.

Paints that give excellent natural brilliant shades: Londa with shades of "burgun", "garnet-red" or "burgundy"; Syoss with a touch of "intense red" Palette "fiery red."

Chocolate shades of hair: what to give primed?

Shades of hair colors

Chocolate shades of hair go to almost everyone, but there are still exceptions, namely age. Dark shades can age. If in 20 years they only give brightness, then in 40 the use of such a hue for painting becomes undesirable. So when crossing a certain age limit of about 30 - 40 years, dark strands should be forgotten, of course, if this color is not natural.

Chocolate shades look different in combination with different types of appearance. For example, women with southern features of the face, namely, dark skin and black eyes, are quite organic with the tone of the strands.

Women with Scandinavian features - white skin, bright eyes - chocolate shades fit, making the appearance somewhat extravagant. But this is exactly the option with age, after 35 it is best to return to lighter hair tones.

Chocolate-colored hair has a huge amount of tones. It is necessary to select correctly not only primary colors, but also their shades. Caramel is an average shade between beige and red. The result is the color of milk chocolate with reddish tint.

Light chocolate hair color is wheat with a hint of brown. This shade is perfect for girls with blond hair and skin. Eyes can be brown, blue or gray.

The color of dark chocolate is quite easy to get after the 1st coloring. It is perfect for girls with a natural black shade, dark chestnut and dark blond hair color.

Chocolate tone can be combined with red hues. As a result, it turns out a bright and fiery image that is able to perfectly refresh girls with a cold color type.

Universal advice before any painting - consult with a specialist. Hair and appearance in general, are of great importance today. Of course, correcting the effects of a failed staining is fairly easy, but it’s worth remembering the consequences. Frequent exposure can damage the hair, and their restoration will require a lot of effort, money and time.