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13 Best Balayage Haircolors For Short Hair

February 28, 2017

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. Café Au Lait Blonde Balayage

Blonde model with highlights Photo Credit: @paintedbeaute

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

Model with brown hair and caramel highlights. Photo Credit: @angelayellandhairstylists

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

3. Copper Red Balayage

Model With red hair and orange highlights. Photo Credit: @love_ur_hair_everyday

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

4. Mocha Java Brown Balayage

Model with brunette hair and warm caramel balayage. Photo Credit: @JustBHair

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

5. Mother Of Pearl Dark Brown Balayage

Model with dark hair and gray balayage. Photo Credit: @meaganreitzhair

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


Model with blonde hair with opal balayage. Photo Credit: @veronicavridge

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

7. Gold Dip Blonde Balayage

Model with dirty blonde hair.Photo Credit: @veronicavridge

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

Model with blonde hair and chrome roots. Photo Credit: @justbhairatl

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

9. Brownstone Balayage

Model with dark brown hair and auburn balayage. Photo Credit: @megs_blackport

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

10. City Ballet Pink Balayage

Model with dark roots and pink hairPhoto Credit: @lindseymolson

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

11. Cayenne Red Balayage

Model with bright orange hair. Photo Credit: @fabio_blue

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

12. Sterling Silver-Blonde Balayage

Model with blonde hair, dark roots and grey balayage. Photo Credit: @colorbyhaley

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

13. Butter Cream Blonde Balayage

Model with warm blonde hair. Photo Credit: @nuggetlife

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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