Contrary to what many people think, black hair is not a common birth color, the most common is dark brown, which can easily be mistaken for black. However, the two shades, black and dark brown, are very closed and in some people they can end up darkening the face. And to bring luminosity to the face and hair, the lights in black hair are an excellent choice for this function.
Some highlight shades go better with dark hair than others because of the dark shade. Find out now what these tones are and get inspired by real hair to adopt your next look, with the 40 ideas that the pajaris separate for you.
Black hair with red highlights
Reddish and black lights make a perfect pair. It is ideal for women with darker, yellowish skin. Reddish can also be found under the name coppery. The red tint can be lighter or darker as it approaches red. Additionally, the copper color is perfect for leaving the root smoky or making thicker strands, also leaving the natural tone in evidence.
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Black hair with golden highlights
Another shade for highlights that goes well with dark hair is gold. In addition to copper, it’s great for women with darker skin and yellow undertones. Golden lights are able to lighten hair without such drastic change and bring perfect light to the face. You can also leave the root smoky and go for thick, spaced strands to make the natural tone obvious. Plus, ombre hair looks amazing with this tone.
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black hair with honey highlights
Another shade for lightening dark hair very naturally is honey. It’s a bit darker than gold and has a reddish background, looking a lot like real honey. It is a democratic tone, because it is harmonious in all skin tones, from very white women to the most complexion. Honey lights are a success in 2021 and are multiplying in Brazilian salons. Get inspired by a few ideas:
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Black hair with platinum highlights
They are completely opposite colors, so you have to be very careful when combining these shades. Black is the darkest and blonde is the lightest shade, but together they can bring a unique look. When creating platinum highlights in dark hair, look for a trusted professional to make the smoky, as these are opposite shades, if not done right you can have a non-harmonious look. But to prove that opposites attract and look good together, take a few ideas for inspiration:
Black hair with caramel highlights
Finally, another shade that looks amazing with dark hair is caramel. This tone is very close to honey, however, a bit darker. It is suitable for brunette women and with darker or yellowish skin. It is perfect for leaving smoke at the roots and with the wires lit at the ends. Or you can choose to highlight the whole hair. Like honey, caramel is on the rise in 2021 and is one of the most popular lights in the living room. Get inspired by some ideas using caramel in dark hair:
Who can bet on the lit brunette?
All women can lighten strands, for this it is necessary that the hair is in a dark tone, such as medium brown, dark or with black hair. Pick whatever shade of light you like best and go for the shiny brunette trend. Another important point is that the strands are suitable for any type of hair, from straight to curly.
How long does it take to make the illuminated brunette effect?
If you want to be the new enlightened brunette, the first step is to be patient. Adopting highlights in the hair is a long process, which takes at least two hours. Before starting the transformation, all women who are going to lighten their hair go through a process called ‘parting test’. In other words, the professional will bleach a section of your hair to see if your hair is ready to be processed. If no reaction occurs, this is when the procedure begins, if the thread breaks in half, melts or breaks, unfortunately it will not be able to undergo the transformation.
How much does it cost to ignite the wires?
It depends on each professional, the type of lights chosen, the technique used and their hair type. It is possible to find them from 150 reais (more). So choose the professional of your choice and make a free estimate before adopting the yarns.
In addition, it is worth noting that the cost of lighting the strands goes beyond the procedure, since it is necessary to purchase specific products for hair with highlights, in addition to the treatments that must be carried out, both to maintain the tone and keep the strands healthy, already the chemistry of the fading can end up causing dryness. So, know that the expense goes beyond the living room.
They are such beautiful shades that it is difficult to choose just one! Tell us which tone of light you want to adopt!
Author : Platinum Delux