15 Mahogany Hairstyles To Try This Holiday Season

Jennifer Hussein | 29 November 2017

End the year off right with this dark, earthy color.

Trying to spice up your look? Then go for a deep, dark, red-brown mahogany hair color. This flawless fusion of deep red and dark brown is perfect for heating things up during the cold winter season (or anytime you need a sultry color change, actually). Whether you’re heading to a big holiday party or are just hanging out in your comfiest pajamas, a dark wine color will help give you the chicest look for the holiday season and beyond. See our fave iterations below:

15 Chic Mahogany Hair Ideas

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Jazz up your ponytail with a sleek middle part.

1. Sleek Ponytail

A sleek, straight ponytail is both simple and elegant for the holidays. Just prep your hair with Nexxus Promend Heat Protecting Mist, straighten, and tie it up for a shiny and healthy mane.

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Give your straightened hair some life with a funky mini braid. Photo credit: Raquel Espírito Santo

2. Mini Braid

Spice up your holiday style with a mini-braid! Whether you want one small braid or deck your hair out with tons of tiny braids, this style will always put you in a festive mood.

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Let out your inner rebel this holiday season with a fauxhawk. Photo credit: Dvora

3. Fauxhawk

Want to give your holiday a little edge? Then try out a fauxhawk with this badass mahogany hair color! No need to grab any clippers or scissors; just tie your curly hair up and keep fly-aways down with Bed Head by TIGI Maxxed Out Massive Hold Hairspray.

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Give your mahogany hair some volume with curled ends.

4. Curled Ends

Give your hair some body by curling your ends. It’s simple to recreate and takes just a few minutes to style!

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Keep your bangs full and fun during the holidays.

5. Blunt Bangs

Nothing will get you in the holiday spirit more than these quirky bangs! They’re adorable and perfect for some holiday fun.

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A messy pony adds volume and texture to your mahogany colored hair.

6. Messy Ponytail

Give your ponytail some volume by going for a tousled look. This is an easy play on the regular, basic ponytail, and it gives it an added dose of texture and fullness.

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Let your natural curls flow! Photo credit: Dvora

7. Natural Curls

Who said you actually had to style your hair to make it look good? Your natural locks will go perfectly with this mahogany hair color, no matter what length or hair type you have! If your hair is on the frizzier side, tame your strands by using TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Shine Serum after getting out of the shower to keep frizz at bay all day long.

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A lob is perfect for those of you who want just a little more length. Photo credit: Dvora

8. Lob

If your hair is already on the short side, and you don’t want to cut it, then growing it out to a lob that’s just above the shoulders will go perfectly with your mahogany hair color.

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A classic ombré mixed with this deep, rich mahogany color is a match made in hair heaven.

9. Ombré

Ombré was one of the hottest styles this year, so switch it’s only right to end this year with the classic hairstyle. Try having dark brown roots and mahogany ends.

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Grab your curling wand and make some magnificent, flowing curls.

10. Voluminous Curls

Beautiful, flowing curls match perfectly with mahogany hair. This deep wine color looks Hollywood red carpet-ready with these big, bouncy curls.

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A short bob with mahogany hair gives an extra edgy look.

11. Bob

A mahogany colored bob is the perfect style to wear fro your next holiday outing. It’s sexy, flirty and adds a little bit of edge to your overall look.

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Upgrade your afro with a simple side part. Photo credit: Dvora

12. Side-Parted Afro

There are tons of ways to play with your kinky curls, and one of our favorite styles for this type of hair is playing it up with a side part. A side-parted afro is a funky way to dress up your curls, and a mahogany hair color makes it stand out against the crowd.

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Get ready for the runway with these dramatic bangs.

13. Dramatic Bangs

Big, bold bangs are the perfect way to end the year off. Bring some holiday cheer into your life with these fun and playful bangs, they’re great fro just about any occasion on your holiday agenda!

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A quick bun is an effortless and timeless look for any occasion.

14. Simple Bun

A simple bun is a timeless, classic look that works for just about any wintertime event. A bun can make your look go from boring and blasé to glam and chic in an instant.

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Tight and bouncy curls are a great way to dress up mahogany hair.

15. Tight Curls

These tight curls look adorable with this mahogany color. Your red-wine colored locks will look playful and fun in these bouncy and voluminous curls. To make sure they hold up all day long, spritz them with Dove Style+Care Flexible Hold Hairspray for long lasting curls that will bring you some holiday cheer.


Want to find more styles for the holidays? Then check out this shimmery glitter hairstyle for your next holiday party!