Natural red hair color is officially recognized as the rarest in the world. But after all, fiery beauty can also be acquired! Copper hair color, perhaps, can be called the most versatile in the palette of red tones. Unlike other shades of the palette, copper looks natural on women of different colortypes. The editors of ATH will tell you what shade of copper and what type of coloring to choose.
Who suits for copper hair color
First of all, the owners of hair with warm shades. Girls with fair skin and bright eyes (blue, green) can safely experiment with all shades of copper. Girls with golden and olive skin also goes copper hair color, but the owners of dark or pinkish skin is better to choose reddish brown shades.
It is believed that the girls of the autumn color type are suitable for all shades of copper: from amber to carrot-red. It is better to refuse such cardinal coloring for natural platinum blondes and to opt for copper ombre for fiery brunettes.
What shade to choose
The classic copper shade will look beautiful on the hair, the original color of which was golden-blond or light brown. Women with cold colortypes should pay attention to the muted shades and darker colors, such as chocolate-copper or dark-copper. A light copper-blond shade is suitable for ladies with fair skin and gray, green or dark blue eyes. Such color should be considered by those who seek to obtain the most natural shade.
The light copper shade resembles a wheat color with a noticeable reddish cast. This choice is practically universal and suits the owners of blond and blond hair.
The dark copper shade is obtained by mixing brown, dark brown or black shade with reddish notes. Such a variant looks great on girls of the winter color type.
How to dye hair in copper color
Dyeing the hair in copper color is quite simple. In most cases, the coloring does not require pre-lightening (you will have to bleach the strands only if you have black or dark brown hair).
For permanent dyeing, chemical dyes are suitable. If you are inexperienced in home hair coloring, it is better to visit a trusted salon. If you plan to carry out the coloring by yourself, give preference to a well-known brand of dye, be sure to read the composition.
To get a temporary shade, try a shade shampoo, toner or direct pigments. This option is ideal for the first dyeing, because you may decide that the copper shade does not suit you.
Very long-lasting coloring includes henna or a combination of henna and basma or coffee.