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Sporting Ash Blonde Hair

Pragya T
Ash blonde is a great hair color, which is not too bright or dark. There are many ways to style and color this hair type. Read on...
Ash blonde color in hair is the fair hair color type. This hair type has low levels of the dark pigment eumelanin. According to the resultant visible hue, the hair can be of a shade of yellow to a whitish color. This is a very popular hair color. If you are not blonde, then you can dye your hair into this color or lowlights of this color to create a great variation of hair color in your light blonde hair.

Natural Ash Blonde

Some examples of celebs with this hair type are Brittany Murphy, Ashlee Simpson and Scarlett Johansson. Though, these celebrities keep going from light to dark shades of blonde hair colors. Ash blonde styles are a great way to tone your light blonde hair down.
If you have natural blonde hair, then just carry it with a great hairstyle. However, if you are thinking of coloring your hair into ash blonde, then make sure you accompany them with good highlight and/or lowlight hair color ideas.

How to Get It?

First of all, it is important to figure out which shade of ash blonde with lowlights will suit you. When deciding to coloring your entire hair blonde, it is important that it matches with your eye color and facial complexion.
Blonde hair color suits people who either have freckled complexion, a pale complexion with peach or golden undertones, ruddy complexion, brown skin tone with pink or golden undertones. Blonde is a hair color choice for people with golden brown eyes, green eyes, hazel eyes with brown or golden-colored flecks or greenish-blue eyes.
If you don't fall into any of these complexion or eye color categories, then consider getting other hair color. However, if you really like ash blonde hair color, then instead of coloring your entire hair in it, go for some highlights or lowlights of this color. You can buy a hair coloring kit and color your hair at home.
Make sure you follow instructions written on the box carefully. You can also visit a beauty salon, select a good brand of hair color and the right shade of ash blonde color, and ask a stylist to color your hair.

Highlights & Lowlights

One can go for dark ash blonde lowlights during the fall time. Make sure your hair are two or three times lighter than the shade of lowlights color you are selecting. You can also accompany your lowlights hair color with shades of a darker highlight color like brown, copper or a shade of even darker blonde.
For people who are thinking of going for ash blonde, first of all you need to select the right shade of this hair color, and again make sure that it matches your eye color and face complexion.


There are various haircuts for ash blonde, you can go with straight hair styles or wavy hair styles. You can go with layered hairstyles in your straight hair, and flip the hair outwards. You can also cut your wavy hair into layers.
Accompany your hairstyle with a pair of side sweeping bangs or a blunt Cleopatra style bangs. If you are bored with plain straight or wavy hairstyles, then go for choppy hairstyles to create a stylish and bold look.
So, no matter whether you decide for ash blonde lowlights, highlights or color your entire hair in this color, select the right shade. And pair it with a great hairstyle, and enjoy your new look!