Weaving darker shades into your base color, lowlights add a richness to shades of brown hair. Colored ends can give deep dark brown-haired beauties a cool, edgy look. Pink, blue, purple, red—the options are endless, and the results are stunning.
What color is good for dark brown hair?
Primary Color: Red Most brunettes have a very slight burgundy tint that's visible in light; wearing red will enhance the color of your strands and make a naturally gorgeous pairing.
What colors can you dye dark brown hair without bleaching?
How to Color Dark Hair Without Bleaching
- Auburn. If you are looking to add a touch of warmth and youthfulness to your look, auburn is the best no bleach hair colour.
- Burgundy. If you are a fan of red hues with purple tones, burgundy hair colour is perfect for you!
- Caramel brown.
- Chocolate brown.
- Golden brown.
What hair dye will lighten dark brown hair?
Colour doesn't lift colour…so, if you've previously coloured your hair to that dark brown, using a light brown won't do much, if anything at all. You may need to use a bleach or a very light blonde shade in order to lift it any and risk that orangey look.
Can you dye your hair lighter if you are dark brown?
To go from brown to blonde hair and to lighten brunette strands in general, you will need to have your base color lifted with bleach. The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) suggests choosing a dye within three shades of your natural color to help maintain the health of your mane.
What color dye works on dark brown hair?
For brown hair your best bet will be warmer, rich colors like Purple AF and Wrath! Need more info? Read our AF Blog on the best colors for unbleached hair and best practices!