Jot it down in your calendar because November 5th is National Love Your Red Hair Day! Because red hair is worth a full day party. Whether you are a natural ginger or have perfectly dyed pumpkin spice hue, this day celebrates you and your gorgeous hair. Join in on the fun by snapping a selfie with your red locks on display and tag it with #loveyourredhairday. In honor of the occasion, we put together a list of our favorite red hair colors and styles. Read on and choose a style to show off on red hair day.
Celebrate Red Hair Day With These 5 Styles
1. Dark Auburn Wavy Lob
This dark auburn color is so gorgeous. We love auburn shades because they are right in between brown and red, which makes it super flattering. Get natural waves by scrunching TRESemmé Flawless Curls Defining Gel onto your wet hair and allowing to air-dry. This will amp up any wavy texture you have and will keep air-dry related frizz at bay.
2. Straight Strawberry Blonde
For a lighter take on red hair, strawberry blond is a winner. When this hue matches your natural freckles, it’s extra cute. Show off this color with a pin straight style. Always protect your hair prior to heat styling with a good heat protector. Use the Catwalk By TIGI Haute Iron Spray for your needed heat protection with added shine. Slowly flat iron your hair to a swishy, shiny, straight finish.
3. Casual Bright Red Curls
We love the look of curls in red hair! You can go for glamorous old Hollywood style curls, or for something more relaxed try this technique for more casual curls. After prepping your hair with a heat protection spray, section off the top of your hair so you can work with the bottom half. To get loose curls you’ll be using a large barrel curling iron, or a flat iron on a low heat. Curl larger two inch sections and allow to cool while in the just off the iron spiral. Work your way up until all of your hair is curled and cooled down. Then just use your fingers to break up the curls for a piecey look.
4. Sleek Ginger Bob
True ginger hair should be celebrated because it is so beautiful! We love the orange tone because it is bright and fearless. Style your hair into a sleek bob to show off your chic professional side. For the ultimate in smooth hair use a hair serum before blowdrying your hair. We love the Nexxus New York Salon Care Humectress Encapsulate Serum that works ti defy frizz and adds shine while it moisturizes your hair. Then blow-dry your hair straight using a round brush for turned under ends.
5. Dark Red Natural Curls
Be brave and embrace your natural ringlets and dark red color for red hair day. Natural curls have gorgeous volume and texture. Boost up second day curls with the Bed Head By TIGI On The Rebound Curl Recall Cream. It will help to define your curls, add shine, and protect from frizz. It doesn’t get much better than that!
Need more inspiration for red hair day? Check out these fun ways to style long dark red hair.