The A-list Guide To Ombre Hair

From Michelle Obama to Chrissy Teigen, how to achieve the tricky trend with elegance

If you’re looking to rejuvenate your colour, ombre hair is the celebrity secret to effortlessly-perfect tresses, as the blending technique (that subtly gradates your colour from dark to light or vice versa, usually achieved with the freehand painting technique balayage) gives your style not just a refresh but more movement and shine. Then, there’s the added benefit of limited up-keep and no tell-tale stripes of colour too.

So, whether you’re a bright blonde looking to blend out regrowth, a brunette seeking natural-looking highlights or someone wanting to add definition to your curls, find inspiration in our A-list guide to ombre hair, before your next trip to the salon…

This article originally appeared on Harper’s BAZAAR UK.

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