Between all the popular hair coloring trends out there, it can be hard to tell the difference between them. We're settling the balayage vs. highlights vs. ombre confusion once and for all.
Looking for fall hair color ideas? Look no further than our quiz to help you determine which shade is right for you.
Our expert breaks down the difference between single vs. double process hair color and how you should care for your hair after each service.
Is your hair getting you down? Try dark brown hair with red highlights. Ideas aren't hard to find if you love this color.
Ready for a hair change just in time for fall? Read on to see how you can get half off Matrix SoColor Cult accent highlights at your nearest Ulta salon.
Thinking of trying L'Oréal Professionnel's #ColorfulHair FLASH in-salon temporary color? We have the best #ColorfulHair FLASH review here.
While hand painted hair techniques like balayage are more popular than ever, you may have forgotten about the pinwheel hair coloring technique as a way to add dimension to your 'do. Need a quick refresh? Read on.
Want to sweeten up your look? Check out these three honey blonde hair color options. Constance Robbins, Matrix global artist, shares why this hue is such a requested color.
Dirty blonde hair is the effortless, beachy blonde you've been hunting for forever. Looking to try a dirty blonde shade for yourself? Here are our favorite takes on the color.
Looking to speed up your next salon appointment? This new L'Oréal Professionnel product creates instant highlights in just minutes. Read on for more information and how you can try it for yourself.
Purple highlights are for the bold at heart, those who aren't afraid to make a statement. Looking for the perfect purple highlight look for you? These 40 photos are our favorites.
The difference between partial highlights and full highlights can be confusing for hair color newbies. An expert breaks down what sets the two apart.
Blonde hair is timeless, chic, and the hair equivalent of a beach vacation. If you'be been thinking about blonde hair color, now is your time to finally try it out.
Like the sweet treat that is its namesake, chocolate brown hair is luscious and dark. Looking to try chocolate brown hair for yourself? Read on for some of our favorite ways to wear the shade.
If you're a curly girl looking to add some color to your mane, look no further. Our expert breaks down how to get natural-looking highlights on curly hair the right way.
After countless entries from all over the world, Matrix has finally chosen 10 winners for their Fergie and Matrix SoColor Cult social media contest! Hair stylists really proved themselves for this one.
Feeling fishy? Mermaid hair is the best way to let your playful, aquatic side shine through. Inspired to try it for yourself? Check out these mermaid hair color ideas perfect for summertime.
It's been a while since the natural hair lightener craze of the '90s. Luckily, a few top hair care brands have debuted a new string of hair lighteners just in time for summer. These are our top picks.
If you love highlighting as a makeup trend, the hair strobing highlights trend may be right up your alley. Not sure how it works? Our expert breaks down everything you need to know.
If you're looking to start the springtime with a bold new look, it may be time to try marigold hair color. Never heard of it? We're dishing on everything there is to know about the trend.
Welcome warm weather with a trendy summer balayage! Min Kim, L'Oréal Professionnel brand ambassador and colorist, shares her salon secrets to achieving that oh-so-desirable beachy balayage hair color.
Highlights, lowlights, and what do you use for when? Laura Gibson, L'Oréal Professionnel brand ambassador, shares some key about highlights vs. lowlights that will help you know which coloring technique is right for your new look.
What’s the best coloring technique for your hair needs? Victor Sergeev, Russian brand ambassador for L'Oréal Professionnel, shares his wisdom about balayage highlights vs foil highlights.
Balayage is one of the most desired hair trends in the past few years, but what is balayage? Our expert breaks down everything you need to know about the popular technique.
If you're a brunette with blonde highlights, you may be looking for something to enhance your classic color. We've gathered some of the best unique hairstyles to make your color stand out.
Blonde balayage is a beautiful, enviable hair look that will make all your summer hair dreams come true. Here are our favorite takes on the look.
Can't decide which hair color to try next? We've rounded up the trendiest colors for spring and are letting you know exactly how to keep them looking their best .
Do you miss summer all winter long? Maintain your favorite summertime vibes until warm weather comes again and learn how to get sunny blonde hair.
Mark Creed, British master colorist for L’Oréal Professionnel, talks with us about why the Spicy Cider hair color trend is the perfect seasonal treat.
Miriam Mateo, Spanish hair stylist at Op Zon Madrid and Redken brand ambassador, explains why the peanut butter and jelly hair trend is such a treat and how to make it your own.
Been thinking about trying blonde highlights? We enlisted the celebrity queen of blonde to tell you what to expect. It's easier than you might think.
If you're on the hunt for brown balayage inspiration, you've come to the right place. Learn how to add depth and movement to your hair with beautifully placed color.
Red highlights add flash and shine to any base color, so there's every reason to try them out. On brown or blonde hair, we've got a shade for you.
To get the lowdown on the best kinds of blonde for 2017, we reached out to Matrix brand ambassador and celebrity colorist George Papanikolas.
Tiger eye hair is all about the perfect, smoky blend of caramel and chestnut. Here's how to do tiger eye color, the most flattering trend we've seen in years.
Peekaboo highlights are a great fit for the woman who wants to play with color but isn't ready to commit. If you need peekaboo highlight ideas, here's what you need to know.
What is hair contouring? Fear not. We reached out to an expert to give us the lowdown on this hair trend.
Grey hair isn't just for old ladies any more. This gorgeous, silvery hair color is everything, and we're sharing how to get silver hair.
Blonde isn't an exclusive club. On the contrary, almost everyone looks better with a splashy blonde hightlights blended in with their base color.
Light brown hair suits every complexion, which is part of the reason we adore it so much. Ready to give this mane staple a shot? Read on.
Magenta color hair isn't just for punk rock teens anymore. Here's are 14 takes on magenta purple hair that we just can't get enough of.
Ombre hair is still a hair technique we're loving. With the right combination of hair colors, it looks surprisingly trendy. Just check these styles out!
Boring balayage got you down? Say no more. We're in love with rich, warm root beer hair for fall. Put down your soda in favor of this brunette hair trend.
Peekaboo highlights are the latest wave in subtle, dimensional hair color. Here are 18 peekaboo highlights pictures to bring to your next hair appointment.
One of our favorite takes on duo-tone manes is short hair ombre, a punchy look that still feels very natural. If you've got the crop, we've got the color ideas.
No matter your color palette, balayage highlights are a good idea. These beautifully blended accent shades are our favorites for 2017.
Caramel hair color is buttery and warm, making it an ideal pick for any season or skin tone. Here are our favorite ways to wear caramel color with highlights.
Dark blonde hair and medium blonde hair are some of the most beautiful colors you can get at a salon. Look no further for inspiration.
Dyed hair is gorgeous when you're fresh out of the salon, but it often fades away far too quickly. Here's an expert's take on making brilliant color last and last.
Platinum blonde is beloved for its opulent look, but that doesn't mean getting the color is easy. Let this hair professional show you how it's done.
Natural highlights were easy to get when you played in the sun as a child, but the adult version requires a bit more strategy. Here's how to achieve them.
Balayage is the highlighting technique that's totally taken over the hair world. These highlights are the most natural, beautiful way to more dimensional hair.
Lowlights add the appearance of added fullness and texture to your hair, and this hair pro has all the reasons why you should definitely give them a try.