10 Best Short Ombre Hair Ideas for Women in 2020

Dying to try out ombre hair? It may seem tricky to colour, but this trend has got your back! 

Is your short hair in need of a seasonal colour refresh? Afraid to commit to just one solid shade? If the answer is yes to both these questions, opting for ombre hair might just be the thing for you — especially since this colouring technique is one of the most coveted looks around!

So, if you’re tired of your crop, and want to switch things up a little, we urge you to give your short hair a colour update! From pretty pastel styles to sun-kissed hues, our round-up of the most mesmerising ombre looks will make all your dreams come true!


1. Sombre

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This lush, trendy colour will make your waves pop and make everyone think you’ve been vacationing in Spain.


2. Subtle spiced gingerbread ombre

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Combine ginger-spiced short ombre with It-girl worthy waves, for a look that would make any fashionista proud.

Editor’s tip: Combining professional performance with gentle care, the Dove Colour Care Shampoo and Conditioner will help keep colour-treated hair vibrant for up to 8 weeks.


3. Sun-kissed ombre

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Want to take your tresses to sun-kissed new heights? Then take note of this stylish ‘do and get a summery ombre done!


4. Fiery sunset with dark roots

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The contrasting dark roots and reddish-orange hair of these fiery tresses make for a sexy, edgy outcome! It’s also the perfect style for girls looking to make their mane conversation-worthy. Do tell us more!


5. Dark brown and blonde ombre

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What better way to update your look than with this cool, subtle ombre hair colour. The best part? This colour choice is super versatile.


6. Cherry Cola

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Cherry hues are the perfect match for those with dark brown hair. From the colour combination to the vibrant glossy finish, this ombre hairstyle is one to screenshot.


7.  Bright, mint green ombre

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For a more out-there way to rock the ombre trend, turn to this on-point green ombre look, complete with tousled, effortless curls.

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Editor’s tip: Keep your curls tousled-but-defined with a medium hold, volumising hairspray. We love the Toni&Guy Tousled Texture Creation Hairspray for this.


8. Bold blue hue

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We all know that aqua hair is one of the hottest looks right now. But why not try adding dark roots to your bright blue hair for the perfect on-trend ombre combination.


9. Dipped in pink

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This multi-tonal look is ideal for those wanting to add some fun to their hair.


10. Silver skies

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These dark roots give a soft, feminine boost, while the silver hues work to maintain this ombre style’s fierceness!

Editor’s tip: Keep your silver locks looking healthy and shiny to get the most out of this style. We recommend the Toni&Guy Finishing Shine Spray – it gives hair that absolutely amazing glossy look.


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