10 Looks That Prove Red and Purple Hair Is a Hit!

We love the perfect blend of these sexy, berry-leaning hues! 

These days, when thinking of a new hair color idea, you have to think out of the box if you’re aiming for something that looks extremely different from the rest. We’re all about trying out new and exciting ideas that are beyond ordinary. Mixing different colors together is something you can consider. Red and purple hair color is the latest mix to be obsessed with. The colors definitely work well together and they create the most beautiful ombré as well.

Scroll through this gallery to get some red and purple hair color inspiration:

red and purple hair: glossy fringe
Create a glistening effect on your red and purple hair color.

1. The Glossy Fringe

Give your red and purple hair color a high impact shine by using a shine serum when you style your hair. Apply a few drops of TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Shine Serum to your hair to get the look.

red and purple hair bob
Red hair with a purple tint.

2. Purple Tinted Hair

The beauty of this color is seen when the light hits it. Opt for this magical red hue with a purple tint.

red and purple hair curly
Give your curls a fun color combo.

3. Red and Purple Curls

Add a hint of purple to your red hair color to create a burgundy looking hue.

red and purple hair: deep purple
Can you spot the hint of red?

4. Deep Purple

If you’re looking for a hair color that’s a cross between violet and red, this deep purple hue with red undertones may be up your alley. If you need help explaining this look to your stylist, take a screenshot and save for later use. Explore more of our favorite purple looks here.

red and purple hair: touch of purple in red hair color
Throw a hint of purple to create a look that works best for you.

5. A Touch of Purple

For some, adding hints of purple to a reddish-brown base creates the perfect blend that works well with your skin tone.

red and purple hair: burgundy
The perfect burgundy hue.

6. Burgundy Hair

When you mix red and purple together evenly, you’re bound to create the perfect burgundy hue. Here are some burgundy hairstyles to try to match this hair color.

red and purple roots
A pop of color at the roots.

7. Red and Purple Roots

Try something different and reverse the look. Give red and purple hair at your roots a shot. If you want to create the matte look as pictured, use a dry shampoo like Dove Refresh+Care Unscented Dry Shampoo to absorb oil from other hair products that may add too much shine.

red and purple hair streaks
Lighten up with streaks.

8. Red and Purple Hair Streaks

Want something that will lighten up a dark base just a bit? Go for a blend of reddish streaks with a hint of purple to complement your base hair color.

red and purple hair: tousle
Just one way to flaunt your new color.

9. Tousled Hair

When it comes to styling your hair color, the possibilities are endless. Try this tousled look to showcase your hidden highlights.

red and purple hair wavy
Create flow with waves.

10. Subtle Textured Waves

Whether you have an ombré or a gradient red and purple hair color, a wavy hairstyle creates flow within your look. Add a touch of waves to your hair and finish your look with TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hairspray Texture Hold Level 1 to add a light hold and texture at the same time.