With a new season upon us this week, you may already be looking forward to those beautiful shades of red, yellow, orange and brown that come along with cooler weather. And we’re not just talking about leaves – why let the trees have all the fun? Take a little inspiration from the season – and Mother Nature herself - and transform your look as well!
Not completely convinced?
Maybe you’re stuck in a style rut and have been searching for that missing something to boost your confidence (not to mention those “likes”).
Or perhaps you’re feeling a little reluctant to accept the end of those long sunny days of summer and the coming of sweater season.
Whatever the case may be, we’re certain that a visit to your favorite stylist could be just the pick-me-up you need. Keep reading for some fall-inspired color ideas, perfect for the end of September and the beginning of autumn.
And one more case for trying a new color now (as if you needed another)? Our National Color Event starts next week with fantastic specials on color services! Contact your local salon for all the details.
A golden touch
A warm golden blonde shade is reminiscent of the setting sun on a summer night, surrounded by friends and a firepit, listening to your favorite playlist…
Have we gone too far with the imagery?
The point is, adding a touch of gold to your locks is a surefire way to keep that summer spirit alive long after those warm nights have turned a bit chilly.
If you’re more of a brunette-kind-of-girl, don’t fret – you can enjoy some gold as well! A gorgeous golden brown shade can lighten your mood and help get you ready for anything the autumn season may bring your way.
Caramel on chocolate
Do you welcome fall with open arms strictly for the benefit of your tastebuds? Does the promise of Halloween candy, Thanksgiving desserts and holiday treats leave you excited for the months ahead?
Now’s your chance to extend your admiration of chocolate and caramel to your hair! Try a deep chocolate base shade with subtle caramel highlights. If you’ve been lightening your hair for the last few months of summer, it’s the perfect time to give your hair a break from the bleach and try a darker look for the new season.
If you’re starting with a lighter shade of brown or blonde and are reluctant to take the plunge into a dark shade, try a medium-brown base shade with some caramel-inspired balayage.
Still on the fence about which shade is right for you? Look to your favorite dessert or coffee drink for inspiration and consult with a stylist to transform your vision into a gorgeous reality.
Crimson or copper
Shades of red and orange are most certainly our favorite colors of fall – and why not incorporate them into your tresses?
Some people travel thousands of miles to see the fall foliage transformation. Take note of the various reddish hues found in nature, and use that as a starting point to create your next hair color vision.
Whether you want to go bold with a deep crimson shade, an ever-so-subtle tinge of strawberry blonde or a fun copper ombre, we are 100% sure you can pull off a touch of red this autumn.
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