Warmer days are finally within reach and you’re starting to think about your summer colour. And thanks to popular red headed stars like Madeline Brewer and Jessica Chastain, red ash hair colours have never been so coveted – so your new hue has basically been decided for you!
Whatever your current colour, whether you’re a natural redhead or not, these flaming hot looks will have you making a beeline for the salon to get your fiery fix.
7 wearable red ash hair colours to consider if you want to go red
1. Copper showstopper
Copper is one of the most common go-to shades for girls looking to try out a red and come on, it’s easy to see why.
2. Sunkissed lengths
For a sunkissed style that’ll look like you’ve just stepped off the plane from your jolly holidays, ask your stylist to add more blonde through the lengths of your red ash colour for a sun-lightened look.
And for any unnatural redheads out there looking to channel a sunny red shade, do like this Insta babe and opt for on-trend dark roots before fading into your chosen colour. Dark lippy optional. Credit: @saramun_
3. Red cherry
Not afraid of bold brights? This popping cherry red shade is a real head-turner and it’s perfect if you’re a lover of true reds. And would you just look at that shine?! We’re sold. Credit: @chasityevanscolor
Editor’s tip: With such vibrant colours, using a specialist colour protect hair care range is even more important.
4. Graduated ombre
Fading from dark red into a lighter copper and an even lighter, ash-red tinted blonde at the tips, it makes for a really pretty and unique blend of different hues. Credit: @luanna
5. Rosy red
Pastel pink hair is a recurring trend every time festival season comes around. But if you’ve got mid-dark brown hair and didn’t think you’d be able to pull it off, this rosy red will be right up your street.
This rose-tinted style nods to the pink hair trend perfectly without you needing to bleach your hair to get results. And by added some lush curls thoughout your lengths, you’ll up the dimension of your look ten-fold! Credit: @jaclynlacyhair
6. Brown base
Always been true to your brunette roots but feeling a little flat as of late? Adding in some red ash strands will help to revive a darker base, giving tired lengths a new lease of life. It’s like CPR for your hair! Credit: @jesscervihair
7. Metallic mahogany