Focus on your face with these face-framing highlights ideas

A solid hair colour can definitely give you fabulously chic vibes, but if you’re looking for something a little different (with a bit more colour) we’ve got something in mind… Focus on your face with some fancy face-framing highlights. Not only are they a fun way to spice up your hair colour, but if placed strategically they’re the perfect style to keep you the centre of attention.

To give you some inspiration we’ve put together a list you can try.

 

Choppy curls with golden highlights

Woman with golden brown curly highlights
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Sassy and sensual, this choppy curly haircut pairs perfectly with some golden highlights. Not only will the cut draw attention to your face, but the addition of highlights will give you a subtle and alluring glow. We’d say it’s for sure one of the best face-framing ‘do’s to try.

To keep your curls looking polished (without compromising natural movement), spray the look with some TONI&GUY Finishing Shine Spray.

 

Blonde highlights on dark hair

Woman with blonde highlights on dark hair
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Adding some thick honey-blonde highlights to the length of your dark hair will definitely catch the eye. Place the blonde highlights along the sides of the face to draw attention to your eyes and mouth — they’ll completely pop against the contrasting black or dark brown strands.

 

Wispy puff with highlights

Woman with blonde and brown curly hair tied up
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If you’re looking for colour and style, a wispy puff with highlights is a winner. By pulling your hair up into a high puff, your face instantly shines — but the addition of some loose highlighted wispy strands, your face becomes the star of the show.

To give your hair some texture and make sure the wispy highlights have some body, prep your hair with the TRESemmé 24 Hour Body Volumising Shampoo and Conditioner before styling.

 

Angled cut with highlights

Woman with angled haircut and highlights
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Another simple cut that can be transformed with some simple highlights is an angled bob or pixie. Not only will the haircut lure eyes to your face, but paired with warm highlights this creates the ultimate face-framing hairstyle.

 

Chunky face-framing highlights

Woman with Face-framing highlights
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Feeling a bit more brave? These bold chunky face-framing highlights are a must-try for you! The look is bound to give you that throwback ’90s vibe whilst emphasising your face with the thick highlights.

Don’t forget your hair will need some TLC when adding highlights. Our suggestion is to give it some love with the Dove Intensive Repair Deep Treatment Mask once a week.

 

Highlighted bangs

Woman with highlighted bangs that frame her face
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If you’re not keen on highlighting your whole head of hair and aren’t ready for a chunky face-framing highlights, this is a great middle-ground look. Some stylish yet simple bangs will always help frame your face, adding a few subtle highlights to them is just the cherry on top.

 

 

 

 

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