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Why Blonde Highlights are Perfect for Summer Hair Colour Services

Sarah Oglesby - June 23, 2017 Celebrity Hairstyles, Hair Colouring, Hair Trends

Why Blonde Highlights are Perfect for Summer Hair Colour Services

Blonde hair colour for summer is a timeless choice that our clients request year after year. The best summer blonde hair colours add a touch of luxury to illuminate the skin and eyes. Classic blonde highlights are the perfect colouring technique to meet the hottest blonde hair colour summer trends.

On MHD we have the perfect blonde highlighting tutorials for summer’s favourite blonde looks. Here’s a look at five of our favourite blonde looks.

Baby Blonde Highlights

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's Baby Blonde Highlights - MARIE CLAIRE

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s Baby Blonde Highlights – MARIE CLAIRE

Baby blonde highlights provide a delicate natural interpretation of summer blonde hair colour. The look is soft and subtle and is ideal for fine shoulder length hair.

Andreas Kurkowtiz teaches the baby blonde highlight technique in his classic Full Head Highlights step-by-step tutorial. His clean methodical approach teaches the meticulous highlighting technique that is synonymous with baby blonde highlights. The result is a fresh summer sun-kissed look that will have your clients swooning for your colouring services.

How To Do Full Head Highlights

Learn how to do full head baby blonde highlights

Chestnut Blonde Highlights

Gigi Hadid's Chestnut Blonde Hair Colour - GETTY

Gigi Hadid’s Chestnut Blonde Hair Colour – GETTY

Chestnut blonde is the perfect earthy blonde hair colour for clients that want to enhance their darker natural hair colour with golden and bright blonde tones.

Iconic Australian educator Tracey HughesHalf-Head Foil Highlights Technique with Colour Balancing provides fitting chestnut tones for fair skinned beauties. She teaches how to blend existing golden tones with brighter blonde highlights. The look is then further enhanced with an in-between demi to create a feature of the darker natural hair colour.

Half-Head Foil Highlighting Technique With Colour Balancing

Half-Head Foil Highlighting Technique With Colour Balancing

Bright Golden Blonde Highlights

Kate Hudson's Bright Golden Blonde Hair Colour - MARIE CLAIRE

Kate Hudson’s Bright Golden Blonde Hair Colour – MARIE CLAIRE

Golden blonde hair colour is a timeless look that is at its best when mixed with hues of butter, gold, caramel and honey. It provides a natural sun-kissed feel that enhances lighter eye colours such as pale blue or hazel.

Our blonde two-tone colouring step-by-step hairdressing tutorial teaches you how to fuse warm honey and caramel tones to create a classic bright golden blonde hair colour. Charmaine Piche combines block colour application with blonde highlights to achieve a playful summer look that is uber salon friendly.

Learn a two-tone golden blonde hair colour with blonde highlights

Learn a two-tone golden blonde hair colour with blonde highlights

Copper Blonde Highlights

Nicole Kidman's copper blonde hair colour - GETTY

Nicole Kidman’s copper blonde hair colour – GETTY

Copper blonde hair colour is a perfect choice for clients with neutral to warmer toned skin. It’s darker golden hue with amber undertones is a superb enhancement for blue, green and brown eye colours.

Charmaine Piche’s Highlights and Tint colouring tutorial consists of classic blonde highlights applied in herringbone sections. The highlights are then followed by an infill colour that is combed over the highlights during removal.  The final result is a beautiful copper blonde colour infused with brightness.

Highlights and Tint Colouring

Highlights and Tint Colouring

Amber Blonde Highlights

Blake Lively's Amber Blonde Hair Colour - GETTY

Blake Lively’s Amber Blonde Hair Colour – GETTY

Amber blonde is our favourite summer hair colour to enhance medium skin tones and brown, hazel or green eyes. The key to stunning amber blondes is to leave the natural hair colour to infuse with the brighter rich warm amber tones.

Mazella&Palmer’s tutorial by Antonia Cometa teaches an amber blonde highlight effect to achieve a natural sun-kissed result. The look is created by working with a wide weave to make the highlights more visible on naturally curly hair.

Learn a sun-kissed half-head highlighting technique to contour natural curls

Learn a sun-kissed half-head highlighting technique to contour natural curls

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