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Balayage On Dark Hair: The Color Inspo You Need Before Trying It

22 November 2018
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Alex Lazic

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As a hair and beauty journalist, Alex is committed to equipping readers with all there is to know about the latest trends, tips, and tricks in order to make sure you get your next haircut, color, or style just right.

In need of some balayage on dark hair inspo to rev up your look? We’ve got your back. We dive deep into the world of everything balayage with the talented Marina Shemanayeva, Russian L'Oréal Professionnel stylist.

She has the best advice out there to make your dark brown hair fantasies a reality.


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How To Get Balayage On Dark Hair

When it comes to deciding what balayage is right for you, there are some things to think about.

“It’s important for your stylist to consider skin tone and eye color to choose the best balayage fit,” Shemanayeva says.

This can give you a better indication of what type or shade of blonde balayage on dark hair suits you and your coloring, to get that perfect match made in hair heaven.


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Blend Your Balayage

The opportunity to personalize your balayage doesn’t end with choosing a color! We’re talking blends.

“I like all blends, but one that I find most beautiful and appealing is caramel mixed with pinky, powder shades," Shemanayeva says.

Combine this with a balayage technique on dark hair for unbeatable style and maximum radiant results.


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Style Your Balayage

“Balayage always looks great with layered or graded forms. It also looks marvelous on mid or long length hair. You can also consider wavy or textured hairstyles," Shemanayeva explains.

Try Tecni.Art Soft Curls Mousse for curvaceous hair results to show off the multi-tonal dimension of your balayage on dark hair.

Balayage is beautiful and oh so in style. Get yours, girl!

Looking for more expert hair color tips? Use our salon locator to book an appointment at a salon near you.

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