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13 BEST BALAYAGE HAIRCOLORS FOR SHORT HAIR

Think a Balayage can only look stylish on longer locks? Think again! In fact, there are dozens of Balayage haircolors for short hair that are absolutely stunning. When it comes to finding the best Balayage for short hair, it’s all about creating light and dimension.

For shorter hair, you want to highlight movement and depth to make the most of your own style. Usually, a mix of warm and cool tones can create gorgeous vibrancy and dimension, however, be sure to ask your stylist what sort of tones would work best for you. Wondering what colors typically look best on shorter hair? Here are 13 Balayage haircolors that look amazing on shorter hair.


1. CAFE AU LAIT BLONDE BALAYAGE

Give your blonde locks more dimension by adding both icy blonde and warm undertones to your strands with this blonde balayage.


2. MACCHIATO BROWN BALAYAGE

Who ever said dark brown hair was boring never saw this gorgeous brunette balayage!


3. COPPER RED BALAYAGE

Nothing turns heads quite like a fiery redhead. Embrace the red with this copper balayage.


4. MOCHA JAVA BROWN BALAYAGE

Add movement and contrast to brunette strands by opting for a honey-colored brown balayage.


5. MOTHER OF PEARL DARK BROWN BALAYAGE

Add a twist to darker strands with an ashy-toned highlights is just what you need for your short brown hair.


6. OPAL GLOW HAIRCOLOR BALAYAGE

Give your silver hair added depth with a beautifully blended balayage that is inspired by opal.


7. GOLD DIP BLONDE BALAYAGE

Balayage is the perfect hair choice for those who can’t be bothered with maintaining their haircolor. It grows out so naturally. This golden-hued balayage will give you the look you need with lasting results!


8. CHROME BLONDE BALAYAGE

Change up your blonde look by adding a pop of color at the roots and a dimensional balayage at the ends.


9. BROWNSTONE BALAYAGE

Auburn strands have never looked so chic than with this brown hair balayage!


10. CITY BALLET PINK BALAYAGE

Take your icy balayage to the next level by adding a rosy pink shade into the mix.


11. CAYENNE RED BALAYAGE

Turn up the heat on your haircolor with a fiery orange balayage.


12. STERLING SILVER-BLONDE BALAYAGE

Haircolor should be just as bold as you are, and this silver and ashy blonde balayage is just that!


13. BUTTER CREAM BLONDE BALAYAGE

Give your blonde mane extra oomph with honey-colored ends and a shadowed root.

Make every day a good hair day by asking your local Redken stylist for a dimensional balayage during your next color appointment.


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