Adding red streaks to black hair is a very common trend, but black streaks in red hair are a new twist on the old style. Black is a monotonous color that can make a person look older. In spite of this fact, many people still favor black hair. This hairstyle gives people a way to add black to their hair without completely dying their hair black.
Many colors look great when contrasted with black hair. Many different colors look great when added to black hair as highlights. The first step in choosing a color to add as a highlight is to choose one that best suits you. You can either do this at home, or visit your local salon for help.
There are wonderful resources available online to help a person choose a hair color that best suits them. You can find a tool on many websites that allows you to upload your picture and add different colored hairstyles to your picture. In a way you are allowed to “try on” different hairstyle virtually. This would be similar to visit a wig shop, but you are doing it from the comfort of your own home. This tool is wonderful because it allows people to see how a color will actually look on them, without having to find out the hard way.
When adding highlights to any hair they need to match the texture of your hair. If you want to go for a more dramatic effect, adding large chunks of color is a great way to do this. Highlighting small sections of hair gives hair a more subtle highlighted appearance. Which decision you would make regarding these two options depends completely on your individual preference and personality.
If you are applying more than one color to the hair, it is a good idea to visit your stylist. They will be able to highlight you hair to the best of their ability and will use their training to create an even effect. This will work to your advantage because it can be complicated to highlight your own hair by yourself.
If your hair is naturally dark, you will have to bleach hair before dying it red. This can damage hair quite a bit and will dry it out. If it not a good idea to expose hair to too many chemical processes all at once. If you are dying your hair red and plan to add black highlight, you should give your hair a few weeks to recover from the bleaching process first.