hair color trends How To Choose A Hair Color Based On Your Eye Color
A new hair color right before your eyes.
A new hair color right before your eyes.
Changing your hair color is a great way to revamp your beauty look. The first step to any life-changing color story is figuring out what new hue would be most flattering on you. There are many factors to consider, including skin tone, undertones, and eye color. And The right hair color that complements your eye shade can make your look truly shine. With so many alluring options that all feel equally stunning, it can be hard to narrow it down. To help you spot the perfect new hue, keep reading for the best hair colors for green eyes, blue eyes, brown eyes, and hazel eyes.
If you have gorgeous green eyes, there is a wide choice of colors that can bring out your unique eye color.
An earthy tone, a warm chocolate brown hair color like L’Oréal Paris Créme Permanent Triple Protection Hair Color in Dark Chocolate also looks gorgeous with green eyes. It can look especially flattering on those with deep, olive skin tones.
Red sits opposite of green on the color wheel, which makes auburn one of the best hair colors for green eyes. The L’Oréal Paris Superior Preference Fade-Defying Shine Permanent Hair Color in Auburn Brown is a vibrant, red-brown hue that won’t disappoint.
One of the most eye-catching combos out there is green eyes and black hair. Those green eyes paired with the L’Oréal Paris Excellence Créme Permanent Triple Protection Hair Color in Luscious Black is sure to draw attention. Since black hair color can make pale skin look washed out make sure you find the right black hue for your skin tone too.
If your eyes are any shade of blue, consider taking hair cues from the options below.
Hair color with hints of orange and red is a perfect fit for sapphire eyes. A strawberry blonde shade like L’Oréal Paris Superior Preference Fade-Defying Shine Permanent Hair Color Light Reddish Blonde is a beautiful combination of red and blonde. The sun-kissed color seems practically meant for those with blue eyes.
As far as statement hair colors go, it doesn’t get bolder than platinum blonde hair. Ideal for dark brown hair to light brown hair, a platinum blonde like the L’Oréal Paris Féria Hyper Platinum Advanced Lightening System Bleach is seriously flattering when paired with a blue eye hue.
If you have blue eyes and are keen on brunette locks, a rich espresso hair color like L’Oréal Paris Superior Preference Fade-Defying Shine Permanent Hair Color in Cool Darkest Brown is the perfect way to make sure your eyes are in the limelight.
For all the brown-eyed beauties, there is a wide variety of colors that blend in wonderfully with your chestnut eyes.
Brown eyes have an array of natural tones in them and hair colors that complement those tones are a must. Enter golden brown, like the L’Oréal Paris Superior Preference Fade-Defying Shine Permanent Hair Color in Hi-Lift Gold Brown which blends a hint of golden blonde with a warm brunette shade for a hair color that looks seriously stunning with brown eyes.
A mahogany hair color is another great color to bring out warm tones in brown eyes. The L’Oréal Paris Superior Preference Fade-Defying Shine Permanent Hair Color in Dark Mahogany Brown is perfect for doing just that. The red-meets-brown hue was practically made for those with brown eyes.
For dark brown eyes, consider keeping things cool and contrasted with an ash blonde hair color. Try the L’Oréal Paris Superior Preference Fade-Defying Shine Permanent Hair Color in Medium Ash Blonde. The ashy undertones will complement the deep, cool shade of your eyes while the blonde shade will create just the right amount of distinction.
With shades of green, amber, and blue, there are plenty of flattering hair colors for hazel eyes. Take your pick from one (or all) of the options below.
This warm, reddish-brown hue is ideal for those with hazel eyes. A chestnut hair color like the L’Oréal Paris Superior Preference Fade-Defying Shine Permanent Hair Color in Medium Chestnut Brown will bring out shades of amber and highlight hints of blue and green.
Warm hair colors will be your best friend if you have hazel eyes, and a cream blonde color is no exception. This light, buttery blonde hue, L’Oréal Paris Féria in Ultra Pearl Blonde will beautifully contrast against the blue and green notes in your eyes.
If you’re a fan of dark brown hair colors, a hazelnut mane may be just what you’re looking for. A deep brown shade like L’Oréal Paris Excellence Créme Permanent Triple Protection Hair Color in Medium Maple Brown features notes of red that will let your hazel eyes shine.
One of the hottest hair colors at the moment, copper hair just so happens to also be one of the most flattering hues for hazel eyes. Try the L’Oréal Paris Excellence Créme Permanent Triple Protection Hair Color in Red Penny. The contrasting shade will draw out the green and blue tones in your eyes.
Written by: Lauren Paige Richeson, Photo Credit: Chaunte Vaughn