20 Sweet and Striking Shades of Honey Brown Hair

Any one of these gorgeous shades of honey brown hair color will instantly warm up your entire look.

Chilly fall weather is finally starting to make an appearance and we couldn’t be more excited. The leaves are changing colors, we’re breaking out our sweater collections and we’re consuming pumpkin spice-everything on a regular basis. As always, we’re thinking about how our strands can reflect this transition and we’re excited to bring you a collection of 20 beautiful shades of honey brown hair. Each of these striking hues will warm up your overall look and add some depth and dimension to your fall style. If you’ve been thinking of giving honey brown hair a spin, then read on:

honey brown hair volumized curls
Tiny highlights give the overall illusion of a different color.

1. Thin Highlights

If you’re not down for an all-over dye job and you’re not looking to subject your hair to lots of damage, then thin honey-colored highlights are the way to go.

honey brown hair teased golden hue
The way the light hits this color is breathtaking.

2. Golden Hue

Consider a golden hue that photographs perfectly and glimmers and shines in the light. Add an extra dose of healthy shine by applying Suave Professionals Keratin Infusion Smoothing Hair Serum to your strands.

honey brown hair straight highlighted
Minimal damage required.

3. Scattered Highlights

Lighten up your entire look with a few strategically placed honey-colored highlights.

honey brown hair side bangs
Don’t forget your bangs!

4. All-Over Highlights

The key to nailing an impactful look is making sure to choose all-over even highlights. That includes your bangs!

honey brown hair loose wavy bob
Consider dyeing all your strands.

5. Lighten Up

Go all-in with an all-over dye job that lightens up your whole head of hair.

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This candy-colored hue will be a big hit.

6. Caramel Color

You’ve likely seen these caramel-colored highlights all over your Instagram feed. This blogger favorite is both eye-catching and on-trend.

honey brown hair long curls
Opt for an even hue.

7. Even Brown

Even out your natural color by adding a gloss that’ll make your base color pop (in a big way).

honey brown hair light brown curled fancy
Consider thicker blonde highlights.

8. Blonde Highlights

Combine your brunette base with thicker blonde highlights to create the impression of the perfect honey brown.

honey brown hair layered medium length
Keep it in a soft brown zone.

9. Soft Brown

Keep it low maintenance with a soft and simple light brown. This color is easy to maintain and we know you’ll fall in love with it immediately.

honey brown hair highlights long curls
Maintain your dark roots.

10. Balayage

Maintain your dark roots by getting in on the balayage trend. Keep your color vibrant and your strands smooth by using TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Color Shampoo and TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Color Conditioner.

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There’s something to be said for embracing your natural hue.

11. Keep it Natural

If you’ve been lucky enough to be blessed with a beautiful shade of brown hair, then by all means, rock your natural color. After all, that will most often be your most flattering option.

honey brown hair golden brown
Get in on those silvery blonde hues.

12. Golden Brown

Ask your stylist for silvery blonde highlights and rock those shimmery locks all the way through the cold winter months.

honey brown hair fallen waves
Warm your strands up with chestnut highlights.

13. Chestnut Highlights

Warming up your color is easier than you might think. Beautiful chestnut colored highlights will give you that perfect-for-fall golden color.

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Darker colors can be eye (and light) catching.

14. Deep Brown

Catch the light with a deep shade of brown that falls on the darker side of the honey brown scale.

honey brown hair curling iron
Lighten up the ends.

15. Just the Ends

Keep your roots as-is and lighten up just the ends of your hair. This is an easy and low impact way to get in on this trend.

honey brown hair curled bob
Go for one color all over.

16. Streamlined Color

This look is proof that basic can be beautiful. Go for an all-over light brown color for a soft and easy look.

honey brown hair cowlick curly hair
Embrace hints of red.

17. Almost Red

Give yourself a taste of red hair by adding highlights that have a hint of auburn shine.

honey brown hair center part
Give the illusion of even thicker hair.

18. Muti-Dimensional

Use your highlights to add major dimension to your hair and give the illusion of thicker strands.

honey brown hair bangs layers
Go just one shade lighter.

19. Barely There

Go just one shade lighter for barely-there highlights that still have a slight impact.

honey brown hair almost blonde waves
So light it’s almost blonde.

20. True Honey

Strands of true honey-colored hair will help this look stand out and allow you to embrace a full-on honey brown look.