Hair Color for Curly Hair: 10 Inspirational Looks

Bored with your 'do? Define those ringlets with a new flattering hue.

Curls and color are both easy ways to make your hair more interesting. They spice up your look and create a dramatic ‘do. Want to draw more attention to your texture? Try coloring your curls. As always, treat them like royalty, whether they are natural or permed (that means loads of moisture!).

Check out these ideas if you want to rock hair color for curly hair:

1. Cropped Curls

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Wear your curls closely cropped.

Wear your curls closely cropped and add a touch of caramel color for an unexpected twist.

2. Balayage

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Opt for subtle highlights.

Instead of going for an all-over color change consider this subtle balayage alternative.

3. Burgundy

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We love this burgundy-red hue.

If you’re ready to take that bigger leap, consider this beautiful shade of burgundy. Keep your color vibrant by washing and conditioning with SheaMoisture Purple Rice Water Strength & Color Care Shampoo and Conditioner.

4. Rose Gold

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Try trendy rose gold ends.

Hop on the rose gold hair trend and show off your curls at the same time!

5. Depth and Dimension

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Create depth and dimension with your color. 

Use your hair color to add depth and dimension to your curls.

6. Sunlit Highlights

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Try something subtle.

Ask your stylist to create a natural-looking sunkissed color story.

7. Subtle Ombré

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Try this barely-there ombré.

Ease into the hair coloring world with this really subtle barely-there ombré.

8. Bleach Blonde

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Go lighter than you’ve gone before.

Take it up on a notch and go lighter than you’ve gone before. Make sure to keep your processed hair hydrated and your color vibrant by regularly using Love Beauty and Planet Blooming Color Murumuru Butter & Rose 2-Minute Magic Masque.

9. Go Lighter

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Lighten up your strands.

Draw even more attention to your beautiful natural texture by opting for a light blonde hue.

10. Bronde

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Try a looser texture.

Settle in that in-between hue in that middle zone between brunette and blonde. The upkeep for this kind of color is super minimal as the transition blends directly into your roots.

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