Highlights And Hair Colours
One goes for hair highlight is to gain a sun kissed look with added dimension to the hairstyle. The colour of the highlights and shades depends upon the complexion and the desired effects. So it is very important to choose the right colour to get the right colour tone to the hair.
Tips to get the perfect highlights
The first thing to consider is the natural hair colour or colour for the base and the perfect contrast which will highlight the hair complimenting the base colour. If one is blonde, redhead or brunette matters nothing, everybody can get their hair highlighted. Result of the highlights varies depending upon the basic hair colour and the chosen formula.
For the cool skin tones ashen shades and beige is good choice for brunettes and blondes and for redheads violet based reds will be perfect. If the skin tone is warm, to enhance with caramel and golden hues are advised for brunettes, straw hues and light gold touch is suited for blondes and for redheads auburn and copper shades will be perfect.
How to get the right shades of highlights
Contrast your desire considering the natural hair colour.
Are you after subtle or dramatic intensity, choose the treatment accordingly. The process should be selected which will suit the wished effort you will extend. After that comb the solution pulling the selected strand of hair with a hair cap and colour them.
You should consult with a professional colourist and always use the good colours of a known brand. Otherwise it may spoil your hair and left them burned.
Follow the directions properly before using the colours to avoid any mishap with colours.
The things to avoid
If you are pregnant, consult your doctor before colouring your hair.
Stop using salt water and chlorine water for a few days, otherwise it may give adverse reactions to the new hair colour.