From cinnamon to fiery auburn, red hair can look hot! It's important to choose a shade of red that matches with your style and skin tone.
Find Out Your Skin Tone
Take a look at the skin on your face and hands. Those with cool skin tones
will have undertones to their skin that are pink, olive, dark brown, or
bluish. By contrast, those with warm skin tones will have undertones
that are peach, gold, yellow, or brown and gold. Ask a friend if you
cannot tell your skin tone.
Check the color of your eyes.
Someone with a cool complexion will often have gray, blue, black, or
dark brown eyes. If you have green, hazel, or gold-brown eyes, you
likely have a warm complexion.
Now that you know whether your skin is warm or cool, you are ready to choose the color of hair color.
Choosing the perfect red hair color for cool skin tones
For cool skin tones, you should go for intense shades of red. You can pull off the more wild hair colors such as bright red and burgundy.
Those with cool skin tones should stay away from 'warm' red colors
such as bronze or red colors with gold or yellow bases. These can wash
out your skin and make you look sallow.
Decide if you want 'natural' lookingred hair
or something a little more fun. Some of the intense, wild colors such
as burgundy may not look natural, but they can still look great!
Choosing the perfect red hair color for warm skin tones
with warm skin tones will look best with warm shades of red. Try a rich
auburn, mahogany, or red colors with a golden base to them.
Those with warm skin tones should stay away from bright reds that may wash out your color. Stick with the rich red colors.
Decide if you want 'natural' looking red hair or something a little
more fun. If you want your red hair to look natural, stick with reds
with an orange base.
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