Amazing and New Ombre Hair Color Ideas
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that ombre hair has been one of the hottest hair color trends in recent years! Ombre has remained a lasting trend because there are so many different ways to wear it and it is surprisingly low maintenance when compared to the dramatic visual statement it usually makes. So what exactly is ombre? Many people subscribe to different definitions, but ombre can be generally described as a hair coloring trend that focuses on combining different hair color shades with an intentionally obvious change in color from root to end. While certain styles are incredibly dramatic, even subtle looks contain an obvious transition between shades along the length of the hairstyle. Ombre is a fantastic style for girls who don’t want to worry about touching up their roots frequently since the point of the coloring trend is to have an obvious shift in hair color. The awesome part is that as your hair grows out, you will be able to enjoy a stylish new look without needing to go to the salon! To help you consider your options, we have compiled this list of our favorite subtle and dramatic ombre hair color ideas as worn by both celebrities and girls like you. We hope you enjoy these ideas and find something inspiring to try out for yourself!
11 Medium length brown hair with blonde ombre
22 Long dark brown hair with chestnut ombre extensions
33 Chestnut hair with dark blonde ombre
44 Medium length hair with dark chestnut roots and blonde ombre
55 Long dark brown hair with bangs and blonde ombre
66 Short dark brown hair with blunt bangs and dramatic blonde ombre
This fabulous ombre look is a great way to add even more flavor to an already stylish and edgy blunt bang haircut. Although many ombre styles subtly integrate transitional shades to blend the two contrasting colors, this example shows how amazing ombre can look when you intentionally juxtapose two contrasting shades abruptly.
77 Short dark brown chop with wispy blonde ombre
88 Shoulder length medium brown hair with subtle blonde ombre
Alexa Chung has always nailed the short tousled hairstyle so it is no surprise that she manages to pull off a fantastic ombre look as well. At first glance, Alex’as hair does not necessarily appear to be partaking in the ombre trend, but if you take the time to compare her roots with her ends, it is clear that she is rockign two very different shades. Alexa is a great hair icon for girls who want to look gorgeous while maintaining a very low-maintenance vibe!
99 Banged bob with red and blonde ombre
1010 Long black hair with brown ombre extensions
1111 Long ash brown hair with blonde ombre
This gorgeous look is a sophisticated and glamorous way to wear the ombre trend. The ash brown roots are understated and blend gorgeously with the soft honey shade. Although you can straighten your hair with this color combo, you have to admit it looks unbelievably gorgeous with soft touseled waves!
1212 Long ash blonde with platinum blonde ombre extensions
Although brown hair is a more common base to work with when adding ombre, this is a great example of how beautiful light blonde hair looks with ombre as well! The ash blonde base helps to soften the bright platinum shade.
1313 Long hair with very dark roots and honey blonde ombre
1414 Long dark blonde ombre extensions
1515 Short strawberry blonde bob with platinum ombre
Laura Bingle’s haircut is so flattering and draws all the attention to her gorgeous facial features. Although this cut would look amazing with a single allover color, Laura looks super stylish with her blonde ombre. Her strawberry blonde roots complement her skin tone and the platinum tips emphasize her glowing tan!
1616 Medium length dark ash blonde with light ash blonde ombre
1717 Short hair with reverse ombre
1818 Long red and blonde ombre extensions
This red ombre look will definitely turn a lot of heads so if you aren’t afraid of some admiring looks this may be a great color combination and style for you! Red hair dye tends to fade quicker than most colors so if you try this look out be aware that it may turn pink on the top as time goes on.
1919 Long red and pink ombre extensions
If you love the color red, this may be the perfect ombre look for you. This red ombre look is dramatic and bold, but absolutely striking if you have the courage (and desire!) to stand out from the crowd!
2020 Long brown with pink ombre
This beautiful ombre color combination is funky, but also super pretty. If you decide to wear a bold unique on the bottom of your ombre look, you should try wearing your hair in a bun to show off your bold style!
2121 Long hair with platinum blonde and pastel pink ombre
Pairing pink and platinum blonde is a surefire way to make a dramatic and pretty statement wherever you go! Pastels are super gorgeous when paired with light blonde hair!
2222 Long black hair with blue ombre extensions
Black and blue is a stunning combination, but it is an unusual pairing of colors for hair so you may get some interesting looks if you choose to rock this blue ombre style. If you are interested in wearing a bright color only for a temporary amount of time, it is probably a good idea to consider adding extensions to your natural hair with the color you want. It can be near impossible to return your hair to its natural color after dying it a color like blue since you typically must bleach your hair in order to allow such a bright color to hold.
2323 Long silver hair with icy blue ombre extensions
Silver hair is super on trend right now so any ombre incorporating silver is sure to get you a lot of admiring glances. Even though silver is typically thought of as an “old lady” color, it is actually a surprisingly flattering shade on young people and it looks super stylish. Although this ombre style clearly looks great with long extensions, you can look at the area near the model’s shoulders to see how fabulous this ombre look would be if worn as a short haircut!
2424 Shoulder length reverse ombre with lilac and darker purple
2525 Medium length wavy hair with brown roots and bright purple ombre
2626 Short choppy brown hair with pastel green ombre
2727 Short bob with blonde and pink reverse ombre
2828 Long dark purple and silver ombre
This color combination is super unique and is a great way to take advantage of the current trend of wearing silver hair. Though this ombre look is stunning on long hair, this would be a great color combination to try out on a short haircut as well!
2929 Silvery blonde ombre
This gorgeous ombre style is understated, but so unique and stylish. Yes, we’ve mentioned it a bunch of times already, but we are simply loving the incorporation of silver into ombre styles!
3030 Brown hair with rainbow ombre
If you’ve ever worried that other girls at the party might be wearing a similiar hairstyle as you and steal your thunder, this look is the ultimate way to alway be the girl whose hair everyone is talking about! This rainbow ombre look is simply awesome and we definitely recommend wearing loose waves if you choose to try this look out!
There are so many amazing ombre styles you can choose from! Whether you’re looking for something subtle or something shocking, there is definitely an awesome ombre look for you. Ombre is all about having fun with your hair color so don’t be afraid to try out a new look!