At some point in our lives, we always have inner debates with this question: “What’s the best hair color for me?” Trying to find the most flattering hair color can get tricky, and one wrong move and you could end up with a horrific mess. But, have no fear, because there are some universal hair colors that are flattering for just about everyone! No matter what hair type or skin tone, these following shades will suit any girl.
The Best Hair Color for Me: 24 Universal Hair Colors
Spruce up your locks and get inspired by one of these universally flattering shades:
When you think about “the best hair color for me,” two major shades come to mind: blonde and brown. So, why not incorporate both into your locks? The results will be this beautiful muted shade that’s fitting for everyone. We know that hair dye can do some damage to your locks, so make sure you protect your hair with The Good Stuff Color Protect Milk.
2. Dark Brown
This dark brown hue is a timeless color that suits just about every girl.
3. Honey Blonde
For a blonde look that’s not too blonde, try out this sweet and sexy honey blonde.
Let’s be real: No matter what hair type, length, or skin tone you have, an ombré look is always a fun choice. If you have kinky curls like the ones above, you should always make sure to hydrate and replenish them after a big hair dye job. For shine and definition, apply a bit of Dove Amplified Textures Shine & Moisture Finishing Gel.
5. Golden Brown
Stay golden with this warm brown hue.
6. Raven Black
To give your black hair a softer edge that is suiting for everyone, try adding a touch of brown color to create this deep shade.
7. Dark Caramel
This rich and smooth shade is always the perfect answer to the question, “what’s the best hair color for me?”
8. Jet Black
Give your style some attitude with this dark-as-night hue.
9. Platinum Blonde
If you want a shade that’s as bold and eccentric as you are, then try out this super trending platinum blonde shade.
One true color that will give a pop to anyone’s look will always be rainbow. Whether you go for a muted style like above or a more vibrant look, we guarantee that this multi-toned look will get heads turning and jaws dropping.
If you’re not into the intensity of the classic ombré’s color gradient, then try out the sombré. It’s basically the calmer cousin of the classic style, and can be incorporated easily into everyone’s look.
Want to create a look that’s sweet but with a spicy kick added to it? This seductive cinnamon color will do just the trick.
13. Classic Blonde
This subtle blonde is for the girls who enjoy the simpler things in life.
14. Classic Brown
If you’re in need of a truly universal color that you can keep up with year-round, then this classic brown shade is the best pick for you.
15. Watermelon Hair
Get in on the latest food-inspired hair color craze. Watermelon hair is made up of a range of hues that collectively create a cohesive watermelon-inspired combination.
16. Unicorn Hair
Ask your stylist to create a style that includes a range of pastel colors. We love how these lighter hues compliment skin tones across the spectrum.
17. Soft Pink
Opt for a soft yet vibrant shade of pink hair color.
18. Rooted Blonde
Consider a light shade of bleach blonde hair and leave your roots grown-in and natural for some heavy and trendy contrast.
19. Pumpkin Spice
This light hue of pumpkin spice hair color is an obvious choice for the cooler months but also works well in the warmer weather, too.
20. Mermaid Hair
This combination of different shades of blues and greens is the perfect combination for the ultimate mermaid hair.
21. Lighter Hues
Lighten up with a beautiful and vibrant shade of light red hair color. This hue is particularly flattering for women with pale skin.
22. Highlighted Ends
Leave most of your color natural and lighten up just the ends for a subtle hair color change that makes a big impact.
23. Deep Red
Try this striking and bold shade of red hair color on your long strands.
24. Dark Brunette
Take your brown hair to the next level by opting for this deep shade of brunette color. This color is the perfect contrast and complement to pale skin but looks incredible on a range of skin tones. Make your strands glisten by finishing off your look with Bed Head by TIGI Headrush Shine Hair Spray.